Chocolate Orange Body Butter

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Ingredients:

1 2/3 oz Coconut Oil
2 oz Almond Oil
1 oz Cocoa Butter
1 oz Shea Butter
0.3 oz Beeswax
1 tbsp Cornstarch (optional)
Several drops Sweet orange EO

Instructions:

Heat and melt beeswax and butter then mix with oils and EO. (If you’d like to add cornstarch, mix it into oil now). Pour in a container and let it solidify.

Orange Mocha Dream Garden Bars

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Here’s a recipe for melt and pour soap that calls for coffee – making it perfect as a kitchen soap as coffee is widely used for removing odors from skin!

Orange Mocha Dream Garden Bars

Ingredients:
1 lb opaque melt & pour soap
3 Tbsp food grade cocoa butter
1 Tbsp coconut oil
1/4 Cup finely ground coffee
1 Tbsp fragrance oil blend (see recipe below)
Cocoa powder or umber oxide to color the mixture a light creamed coffee color
Orange Mocha Dream Fragrance Oil Recipe:
1 Tbsp orange essential oil
1 1/2 tsp cappuccino or coffee fragrance oil
1/2 tsp chocolate fragrance oil
Mix and store in dark glass bottle until ready to use.
Instructions:
Melt soap and cocoa butter in a bain marie stirring gently until melted. When completely melted, remove from heat, stir in coconut oil and coffee grounds. Make sure coffee grounds are evenly dispersed. Add coloring and fragrance oil. Pour into molds and let cool. To give as gifts, wrap them in brown recycled paper, tying the top with jute. Attach a dried orange slice to the tie.

Chocolate Skin Care Recipes to Make Using Ingredients In Your Kitchen

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Learn how to make two natural orange & chocolate skin care recipes using ingredients in your kitchen! Delicious orange & chocolate recipes for homemade melt and pour soap and a brown sugar coffee scrub! Original chocolate skin care recipes from my first experiments in making homemade beauty products.

Natural Chocolate Skin Care Recipes to Make At Home. Learn how to make two natural orange & chocolate skin care recipes using ingredients in your kitchen! Delicious orange & chocolate recipes for homemade melt and pour soap and a brown sugar coffee scrub! Original chocolate skin care recipes from my first experiments in making homemade beauty products. Yum, yum, yum! Here are two homemade bath and body recipes that make a fabulous gift when paired together.

Yum, yum, yum! Here are two bath and body recipes that make a fabulous gift when paired. Try your hand at crafting a handmade glycerin orange & chocolate soap and an exfoliating orange & chocolate sugar scrub with real coffee grounds. (You can purchase some of the ingredients for these natural chocolate skin care  recipes at Mountain Rose Herbs.)

Chocolate & Orange Soap Recipe

Ingredients:

8 oz. melt and pour glycerin soap
1 tablespoon dark organic cocoa powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
5 teaspoons almond extract
40 drops orange essential oils

Instructions:

Cut glycerin soap into cubes. Melt in the microwave on high in 20-30 second increments, stirring gently in between heatings, until fully melted. Allow to cool slightly. Stir in remaining ingredients. Pour into molds and allow to cool.

Chocolate & Orange Brown Sugar Coffee Scrub Recipe

Ingredients:

1/4 cup brown sugar
1 tablespoon freshly ground coffee beans
1 tablespoon finely chopped hazelnuts
2 teaspoons almond oil
2 teaspoons jojoba oil
2 teaspoons olive oil
8 drops of orange essential oil
8 drops of chocolate fragrance oil
dash of cinnamon

Instructions:

Combine all ingredients together in a bowl and mix well. Keep sealed in an airtight container in the refrigerator when not in use. To use, take a scoop of the scrub and gently massage in circular motions over your body. Avoid face and neck. Rinse well.

For more fun in the kitchen, try your hand at making Chocolate Orange Truffles as well! Or make your own natural chocolate cleansing balm recipe to remove makeup in a flash!

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Orange & Eucalyptus Bath Salts Recipe

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One of the first bath salt recipes I ever made, this natural orange & eucalyptus bath salts recipe is the perfect DIY for beginners!

Orange Eucalyptus Bath Salts Recipe. Winter can be trying especially with all those nasty cold viruses making their rounds. Help clear your nasal passages and lift your spirits with this homemade orange & eucalyptus bath salt recipe blend. One of the first bath salt recipes I ever made, this natural orange & eucalyptus bath salts recipe is the perfect DIY for beginners! The addition of essential oils add aromatherapy and healing benefits. #bathsalts #winterskincare #essentialoils

Bath salts are a wonderful luxury. Commonly made from sea salts, epsom salts, or a combination of both, they can help to relieve aches and pains, as well as relax the muscles to help prevent stiffness. They also soften the water, and help to naturally cleanse the skin. The addition of essential oils add aromatherapy and healing benefits to your bath salt recipes.

Winter can be trying especially with all those nasty cold viruses making their rounds. Help clear your nasal passages and lift your spirits with this homemade orange & eucalyptus bath salts recipe blend.

Orange & Eucalyptus Bath Salts Recipe

Ingredients:

1 Cup Fine Sea Salt
1/2 tsp Liquid Glycerin
1/2 Cup Epsom Salts
8 drops eucalyptus essential oil
8 drops sweet orange essential oil

Instructions:

Combine all the ingredients in a bowl and mix well. To use, simply add 4 to 6 Tablespoons of salts to a hot tub. Keep unused salts sealed in an airtight container. (Ingredients for this recipe can be obtained from Mountain Rose Herbs.)

This relaxing chamomile calendula bath salts recipe is made using a simple combination of ingredients - natural salts, botanicals and coconut oil - that helps to relieve stress, condition and detoxify skin, and ease sore muscles and joint pain.

More Bath Salt Recipes

Looking for more bath salt recipes to try? You’ll love these other DIY ideas for your bath tub.

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