Lip Salve
Preparation Time
10 mins
Cooking Time
5 mins

2 teaspoons of beeswax

2 teaspoons almond oil           

10 drops mint / or oil of your choice

Gently heat the wax and almond oil in a double boiler until the wax is melted. Remove from the heat and add the essential oil.

Store in a small wide-mouthed jar and apply as needed.

Star Anise Shaving Cream
Preparation Time
10 minutes
Cooking Time
15 minutes
1 cup

1 Star Anise

1 Cup Water

½ cup grated soap or soap flakes

½ cup vodka

1 drop Rose Essential Oil

Combine the star anise and water in a pan, bring to the boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Leave to cool then remove star anise. Add the soap and stir on low heat until the mixture is smooth. Add the Vodka and oil. Beat well.

Store in a sealed jar. Use with a hair shaving brush.