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Make Fragrant Essential Oils: Warrior’s Spirit for Courage

This Warrior’s Spirit blend promotes courage and protection as well as physical and emotional support. • 12 drops lavender oil • 6 drops carrot seed oil • 3 drops black pepper oil • 3 drops angelica oil • 3 drops myrrh oil • 2 drops sage oil Natural Perfumery Craft evocative personal scents using natural ingredients, which lend delicate nuances

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What The Heck Is Epsom Salt Used For?

Epsom salt, chemically known as heptahydrate epsomite, derives its name from the acidic salty spring at Epsom in Surrey, England. In effect, Epsom salt is not a salt, but a chaste mineral compound of sulfate and magnesium that occurs in nature. Since long, Epsom salt has been recognized as a natural medication of several maladies, as it possesses many health benefits

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A Natural Thickener and Emulsifier for Skin and Hair Care: Guar Gum

WHAT IS GUAR GUM? Guar Gum, known by various names including Goma Guar, Gauran Goma Guar, and Gomme Guar, is a natural fiber derived from the Indian Cyamopsis tetragonolobus botanical, better known as the Guar Plant. Its name is derived from the Sanskrit word meaning “food for cows.” Guar Gum is obtained by grinding the seed tissue of the Guar plant’s beans,

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A Gentle Surfactant and Emulsifier: Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate {SCI}

WHAT IS SODIUM COCOYL ISETHIONATE? Commonly known as Baby Foam due to its exceptional mildness, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate Raw Material is a surfactant that is comprised of a type of sulphonic acid called Isethionic Acid as well as the fatty acid – or sodium salt ester – obtained from Coconut Oil. It is a traditional substitute for sodium salts that

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