Idiot's Guides: Making Natural Beauty Products, 1st Edition

  • Sally Trew
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  • ISBN-10: 1615645586
  • ISBN-13: 9781615645589
  • DDC: 613.488
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 256 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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This highly visual hands-on guide teaches readers how to make skincare, makeup, and many more personal-care products using natural ingredients. Step-by-step color photos guide readers through base recipes, followed by more than 200 color and blend variations. Readers with sensitive skin, as well as those who want to save money and avoid harmful chemicals, will find everything they need to get started making their own luxurious beauty products.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Publisher's Note.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
1: Your Ingredients.
2: Making Masks and Peels.
3: Making Facial Masks.
4: Making Facial Peels.
5: Facial Creams, Exfoliants, Balms, and More.
6: Making Facial Creams.
7: Making Exfoliants.
8: Making Facial Balms.
9: Butters and Lotions.
10: Making Body Butter.
11: Making Lotions.
12: Scrubs and Other Bath Products.
13: Making Scrubs.
14: Making Bath Oils.
15: Making Bath Bombs.
16: Making After-Bath Body Powders.
17: Mineral Makeup.
18: Making Mineral Foundations.
19: Making Color Grinds for Foundations.
20: Making Color Correctors and Concealers.
21: Sculpting and Contouring Color Correctors.
22: Blushes and Bronzers.
23: Making Color Grinds for Blushes.
24: Making Bronzers.
25: For the Eyes.
26: Making Eye Shadow Color Grinds.
27: Making Eyeliner.
28: Making Mascara.
29: Everything Lips.
30: Making Lip Balms.
31: Making Lip Gloss.
32: Lipstick Basics.
33: Making Color Grinds for Lipsticks.
34: Making Lip Liner Pencils.
35: Making Fragrances.
36: Making Fragrance Blends.
37: Getting Your Nails Noticed!.
38: Making Nail Polishes Using Color Bases.
39: Making Nail Polishes Using Mica Color Grinds.
40: Making Cuticle Balm and Oil.
41: Fun Products for Girls and Teens.
42: Making Products for Tweens and Teens.
43: Making Wild Nail Polish in Hip Colors.
44: Making Manly Products.
45: Making Men's Shaving Products.
46: Making Manly Facial Products.
47: Making Foot-Care Products for Him.
How to Formulate Your Own Products.
About the Author.