Emulsifying Wax is used to bond oils with water based ingredients. Provides a powdery, soft, silky feel to lotion formulas. Lotions tend to have a heavy, cream-like appearance with this emulsifying wax. It's an ingredient used in formulations to promote emulsification and can lead to great stability in the finished product. It is also used as a thickening agent.
8 oz. $5.95
1 lb. $9.95
4 lb. $31.95
Citric Acid has a variety of uses in the food, body care, and home cleaning industries. Within the body care industry when combines with sodium bicarbonate (baking soda) it is used to create an effervescent (bubbly) effect in bath bombs and fizzing bath salts. Also, it can be added to creams and body gels as an acidulent (lowers the PH value). Known to be a chelating agent in that it binds metals in water creating a softening effect. The amount to use depends on the final application and your own recipes. It blends very easily with other ingredients without leaving a grainy feeling in the end product.
8 oz. $3.50
1 lb. $5.95
2-piece clear plastic mold, approx. 2 1/2" wide. Can also be sold as packaging with bath bomb inside, hang hole is part of mold.
Kaolin White Clay is a soft, white clay that contains minerals, including kaolinite, which has cleansing and soothing effects on the skin. It can also be used on the teeth and hair. It is less irritating and drying than bentonite clay, so a better choice for sensitive, delicate, dry or damaged skin. It is both gentle and detoxifying, reduces oiliness and removes impurities. It is also good at reducing inflammation, redness, and swelling and it has been used for skin treatments for hundreds of years.
1 oz. $1.95
8 oz. $4.95
French Green Clay has been used for centuries on oily skin because of its excellent oil absorption properties. For years it has been thought to remove acne causing toxins from the skin and revitalize tired skin. It is considered by many as a healing clay widely used for its skin healing properties. When applied to the skin, it essentially absorbs toxins and poisons that get trapped in the skin. Many people that use this clay believe it helps them recover from cold/flu quicker than people who don't use it.
2 ozs. $3.95
1 lb. $11.95
Bentonite Clay is an absorbant aluminum based clay and is found fairly abundantly in nature. It is considered by many as a healing clay and has been widely used. Human kind has used a variety of clays (internally and externally) for maintaining health for many centuries. In terms of its efficacy for skin treatment, studies have shown it has been effective in the use against irritant and allergic dermatitis, as a moisturizing agent for hand dermatitis and diaper dermatitis for common skin disorders of infancy. It's also been shown to act efficiently in healing lesions and ulcers.
2 ozs. $2.50
1 lb. $6.95
Epsom Salt works great in a bath to help reduce swelling, itching, irritation, and inflammation! It is also great for athletes with tired muscles and minor aches & pains.
4 lbs. $9.95