• how to make non-toxic face and body paint
    Activities for kids,  Beginner,  Tutorials and recipes

    Celebrate your creativity with Party Paints!

    Homemade paints for every occasion and every surface! With a certain spooky holiday coming up, we wanted to develop a new face paint recipe. But in the end, we did you one better! Our Party Paints can be used on your face or body or even on good old-fashioned paper. Whip them up for a top-tier Halloween costume, set up a face-painting station for a fun birthday party activity, or use them to create masterpieces on paper throughout the year.  We wanted our face paint recipe to wash off easily, but most importantly, we didn’t want it to irritate your young ones’ delicate skin, so we chose only the gentlest…

  • DIY face mask with charcoal
    Beginner,  Face,  Tutorials and recipes

    Discover the power of Charcoal Control with this DIY face mask!

    Making a purifying face mask has never been so easy! Did you know that activated charcoal has loads of benefits for your complexion? As a purifying and detoxifying active ingredient, activated charcoal helps rid your skin of impurities, such as pollution, dust, and sweat. So it’s perfect for making detoxifying skincare products that will help you regain control of your complexion—which is especially useful as the season changes. (Slowly but surely, spring is on its way!) You’ll need just a few minutes to make this homemade face mask, but it will give you weeks of Charcoal Control. While activated charcoal is the key ingredient in this face mask recipe, other…

  • diy face scrub
    Face,  Intermediate

    Give your complexion A Whole Latte Love with a DIY scrub

    The most revitalizing exfoliator ever  Is your complexion looking a little dull and tired? Maybe all it needs is a little coffee to wake up! You’re in luck—we’ve got a little face scrub recipe that gives your skin A Whole Latte Love. Now your face can feel as bright and refreshed as you do after a good coffee! Because you can’t just dunk your face in cold brew—that would be far too easy—we decided to create a DIY face scrub to give your skin the caffeinated love it deserves! After research and rounds of testing, we came up with a gel scrub that’s easy to apply, gently exfoliates your skin,…

  • how to make eyeliner
    Beginner,  Make-up,  Tutorials and recipes

    Go glitz or go home with Heavy Hitter Glitter

    This homemade glitter eyeliner packs a punch! Who doesn’t love glitter? From Pride to Carnival, from glitzy New Years’ soirées to glam rock, from make-up for your wee Halloween princess to the concert look that’s sure to turn heads… You can sparkle no matter what your age! That’s why we decided to add some glitz to our DIY make-up kit with Heavy Hitter Glitter, a homemade glitter gel eyeliner.  You’ll soon note that we played around A LOT with colours in making this glitter eyeliner. We provide formulas for no fewer than 13 different shades, of various colours and intensities! Our sincere apologies to anyone who’s a little superstitious, but…

  • cold process soap recipe
    Face,  Intermediate,  Soaps

    A complexion as bright as Glitter in the Gloom

    This charcoal soap recipe helps purify your skin A darkness has settled over the earth. Everything is dim and shrouded in shadows. And yet, you spot a gentle shimmer in the distance. This Glitter in the Gloom offers a ray of hope for dull, tired complexions. How could this be? Well, this light comes from a DIY activated charcoal soap with a delicate gold line. Don’t let this soap’s elegance fool you: the soapmaking technique is not very hard, but it yields a beautiful result. What’s more, this soap restores your skin’s natural balance and purifies your skin, making it ideal for oily, combination, and acne-prone skin, or for anyone…