• how to make your own shower gel
    Intermediate,  Tutorials and recipes,  Zero waste

    Power Gel: The shower gel for a hundred smiles per hour

    The power of the perfect lather Our latest shower gel recipe has the power to win you over! It produces a lovely, creamy lather, deeply hydrates your skin, and contains no chemical products. Now that’s what we call a Power Gel!  With its neutral formula, it will both cleanse and hydrate your skin. What’s more, this DIY shower gel is so easy to make! You can even tailor it to your tastes and needs. We provide guidance on which vegetable oils and scents are best suited for your skin type, so that your homemade shower gel will be just right for you. Isn’t DIY empowering?  Now are you convinced? Then…

  • Bath,  Foaming bath,  Intermediate,  Zero waste

    It’s Time to Unwind with this DIY bubble bath!

    Let this homemade bubble bath work its magic Did you know that beyond its hygienic benefits, a hot bath is good for both your body and your mind? It’s true! It helps relieve tension of all kinds—and we think it’s twice as effective when the tub is full of bubbles. That’s why we’re calling our DIY bubble bath Time to Unwind! To maximize the relaxing effects of our latest bubble bath recipe, we focused on three key points. First of all, it had to be skin-safe. Many bubble bath formulas rely on potentially toxic ingredients to create that wonderful foam. We wanted ours to be made of non-irritating ingredients so…

  • 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…

  • how to make a peeling face mask
    Advanced,  Face,  Tutorials and recipes,  Zero waste

    Our AHA peeling mask recipe will give you a real “Aha!” moment!

    Freshen your face for fall with this revitalizing DIY facial!  Seasonal changes are hard on our complexions, as the temperature, humidity, and other external conditions seem to shift overnight. So, now’s a great time to give your face a little extra care. Aha!, our AHA (alpha hydroxy acid) homemade face mask, is designed to do just that!  The key ingredient in this peeling mask recipe is lactic acid, which is an AHA. AHAs help slough off dead skin cells, “peeling” them off to uncover the fresh cells below. Your skin is left looking smooth and is better prepped to absorb moisture. In addition to providing your skin with a deep…

  • How to make a toning body cream
    Body,  Body cream,  Tutorials and recipes

    Your summer afFIRMations are here!

    Step confidently into summer with a homemade firming body cream  Long, hot days are on their way, and that means bathing suits, shorts, and sleeveless shirts are back in regular rotation. While for many of us cellulite is inevitable and nothing to be ashamed of, it IS possible to improve its appearance. To do this, we’re not proposing any miracle products or techniques, each more expensive than the last. We at COCOÉCO opt for this lifting cream recipe made with natural ingredients that’s been tested and approved by our team. It’s formulated for evening use anywhere on your body where you wish your skin looked a bit firmer—just don’t use…