Lemon Creme Pie Vaseline Alternative/Healing Salve
    Ingredients: Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
                       Avocado oil 
                       Organic Extra virgin coconut oil 
                       Sweet almond oil 
                       Organic Essential Oils: Lavender, sweet orange and tea tree
Melt beeswax and coconut oil in double boiler, add the rest of the oils and pour into clean sterilized dark colored jars.
My diabetic mother has been using this and it is healing a sore on her leg that hasn't been able to heal even with the medicines the doctor has given her. Sister-in-law says this healed her mother's bed sore.
Adapted from this recipe by Jill at

                                                                  Hard Lotion Cups
...these can be used for lip balm or to rub on dry cracked heals or for any dry skin areas!
These smell lovely!                                          
Ingredients: Organic Shea Butter 
                   Organic extra virgin coconut oil
                   Organic Essential Oils
Use equal amounts of Shea butter, beeswax and coconut oil, and a few drops of essential oil of your choice.
Melt beeswax and coconut oil in double boiler, add Shea butter and essential oils.
Adapted from this recipe by Renee at


                                                               Freshly harvested Basil
                                             Fresh Basil Mint Shampoo/Body Wash Bar
They smell faintly of fresh basil. They were made with the fresh basil in the pic above and Mint tea. The basil and mint were from our flower bed. No pesticides or nasties! The actual color of these is a darker forest green.
Ingredients:  Fresh basil and mint from our flower bed
                   Saponified Oils:   Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Organic Extra Virgin Coconut Oil
                   Lemon juice
 Adapted from the recipe at

                                                               Pure Castile Soap Bars 
                                            Ingredients: Saponified extra virgin olive oil and water
Here is another picture of them. The actual color is somewhere in between the three shown. The lighting makes them look different in the 3 pics.

                                                   Grapefruit Milk (Favorite Shampoo) Bar 
The actual color looks most like the top picture before it was cut into bars. This is a very smooth, cleansing, yet moisturizing bar. Feels wonderful and smells mostly like caramel with undertones of grapefruit. I used to use Pantene on my hair. This bar comes as close as any shampoo bar that I have made.
Ingredients: 1 whole grapefruit (seeds, pith, rind, juice... the whole thing)
                  Saponified Sweet Almond Oil
                  Avocado Oil
                  Saponified Organic Extra Virgin Coconut Oil
                  Saponified Extra Virgin Olive Oil
                  Saponified Sunflower Oil
                  Wheat Germ Oil

Hibiscus Flower and Raspberries 
 Ingredients: Saponified Organic Virgin Coconut Oil
                   Saponified Extra Virgin Olive Oil
                   Saponified Butterfat
                   Saponified Sweet Almond Oil
                   Brewed Organic Hibiscus Tea
                   Dried Organic Hibiscus Tea
                   Fresh Raspberries
                   Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice
                   Organic Evaporated Cane Juice
                   Organic orange, lavender and tea tree essential oils
This made a nicely sudsing scrubbier type bar. I use this to shampoo with.

Pumpkin Pie Shampoo/Body Wash Bar 
Ingredients: Saponified Organic Extra Virgin Coconut Oil and Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Fresh Pumpkin
Dried Spices: Cinnamon, Nutmeg, and Cloves
They smell only faintly of pumpkin pie

Myrrh Moisture Bathing Bar
This is a combo soap/hard lotion bar... super mega moisturizing! 
Ingredients: Saponified Extra Virgin Olive Oil and water (the soap, Castile), beeswax, organic coconut oil and organic raw shea butter, (the hard lotion).

                                                Exfoliating Coffee, Moisture Bathing Bars
                                                 (The long bars next to the Castile bars above) 
Ingredients: Milled Coffee Caramel bars, (below), 2 milled fresh basil mint bars, (below), beeswax, organic coconut oil, organic raw shea butter and fresh ground coffee
Faith: Home Made Skin Care, Caramel Coffee Shampoo/Body Wash Bar

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