Make Your Own Face Mist

Make your own customized face mist or toner using our Hydrating Botanical Mist . Our mist contains the same root ingredients many big brands have that are great for the skin. It also contains dead sea salts that are rich in minerals. Extracts can be added to the base, targeting problem areas for the skin. And…

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Solid Scrub Recipe Using – Sugar or Salt

Solid Body Scrub? There are tons of ways to make a scrub. However, some may think that scrubs in a jar are just too messy, especially for the shower.Essentials by Catalina decided to come up with a solution, and here it is – a Solid Salt Scrub recipe. It comes in bar form, so no…

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Combating Cellulite

What is Cellulite? Cellulite (Gynoid Lipodystrophy) is the irregular, dimpled skin surface of the thighs, abdomen, and buttocks in 85% of posti-adolescent women. That is the scientific definition of it, but the bottom line is it’s something most women dread and go to great lengths to treat it. There are countless of treatments and remedies,…

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Additives In Our Jelly Soap

We recently have come out with a jelly soap base. And we at Essentials By Catalina are always experimenting with our bases to find out what works and what doesn’t. We want our customers to get the most out of our products. We tried glitter, fruit juice, activated charcoal, and pumpkin powder. Those additives worked out…

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Embedded Curl Coconut Soap

Summer Coconut I Based this soap design around my top pick summer fragrance “Copper Coconut BBW Type”. Our rendition of it is buttery and warm but not too heavy. My mother who doesn’t fancy coconut fragrance loved it! I wanted it to look pretty so i added soap curls I mention in another blog to…

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Basic Bath Bomb Recipe

Bath Bombs Many of you use our Fizzie Bath Powder to create amazing bath bombs. And why not, it already has lux/bulk-fizzie-bath-powderurious oils and leaves bath water feeling silky. You can try this recipe as written, or use our batch calculator to adjust the ratios and customize your own recipe. You can find the calculator here. What…

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Simple DIY Shoe and Foot Deodorizing Powder

Shoe and Foot Deodorizing Powder Our recipe for a Foot Deodorizing Powder is a simple yet effective defense against embarrassing foot odor that can strike any one of us. Use it directly on feet or sprinkle it in shoes and leave overnight. This Foot Powder, along with good foot hygiene and letting shoes air dry…

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Sunny Day Skin Care

Starting the day off right with proper Skin Care Most people love a day at the beach or just enjoying a warm day out, however sometimes the sun is stronger than expected. Healthy skin care practices are your first defense, keeping your skin hydrated is key to soaking up some sun. It is important to…

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Summer Body Scrubs and More

Summer Body Scrubs Summer is near, so most want to bare some skin to catch a tan or just cool off. For many of us it means putting in more hours at the gym and watching our eating habits. But you don’t have to worry about your waistline to look good. We have many bases…

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