All oats, whether they are porridge oats, oatmeal or colloidal oats are fantastic in all types of skincare products and have been used for centuries. They can be used in soaps, lotions, creams, face masks, shampoos, conditioners and bath products. Benefits of Oats . Rich in vitamins, minerals, anti-oxidants and lipids. . Contains flavonoids which are strong UVA protectors. . Contains saponins which gently cleansers the skin. Saponins are a group of chemical compounds found na
What is the Difference Most commercially made soap is more like a detergent and is definately not kind to our planet, well being or skin. It's mass produced in large factories using machines often using cheap ingredients, artificial colouring, parabens and petrochemicals. Parabens are artificial preservatives used to give the soap bar a longer shelf life and petrochemicals, derived from petroleum are used as a cheap form of detergent, a grease busting ingredient which is ver
I have many students spending the day with me learning how to make cold-pressed soap, some love group sessions and some prefer to have a One to One with me, however, some people can not travel to North Norfolk easily, so for these students I have created the perfect way for them to learn with me - Online Soap Making Course Using extensive tutorials and step by step videos this three module course can be completed in your own home as and when you like - no time limit. I will b
All over the papers and television we are all being encouraged to ditch plastic to help our wonderful planet. What better way to do this than to make your own soap! Making soap is fun, therapeutic and very, very satisfying. You do not have to buy expensive equipment most of it can be found in your kitchen cupboards, even the moulds you can make yourself very easily. The ingredients are easily sourced on the internet and even in supermarkets and they do not cost huge amounts.