This guide shows how to make luxury soaps using only natural ingredients and non-specialist equipment. The book features ingredients such as peach, peppermint, ylang ylang, cinnamon and chocolate, and includes recipes for shampoo bars, body splashes and bath creams.All the soaps in this book can be used as shampoos, although it is best to avoid those that include colouring agents. ... In my experience, soaps containing high levels of olive oil make the best shampoo bars. ... Flowers lighten hair. goosegrass: The herb acts as a tonic and cleanser, and helps to prevent dandruff . henna: Conditioner and red hair-colourant. horsetail: Stems and branches strengthen hair.
|Title||:||The Handmade Soap Book|
|Publisher||:||New Holland Publishers - 1998|