5 Homemade Product Recipes Made From Garden Homemade Products Using Flowers Herbs From Your Garden

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  • 5Homemade

    Products UsingFlowers & Herbs

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  • Rose SaltScrub Cubes

    1cupsalt(table,canning,seaorEpsomallwork)1/2cupfreshrosepetals2tbsp(24g)shea,cocoaormangobutter1/2tbsp(7ml)oil,suchasolive,sunflowerorsweetalmond

    Ingredients

    Directions

    Step1:Usingaminifoodprocessor,blendthesalt&rosepetalsuntilthesaltisevenlycolored.Spreadtherosesaltontowaxpaperandallowtoairdry1to2days.

    Step2:Measurethesheabutter,oiland1/4cupofrosesaltintoaheatproofcanningjarorupcycledtincan.Setthejardowninasmallsaucepancontaininganinchortwoofwater.Placethepanoveramediumlowburnerandheatuntilthebutterismelted.

    Step3:Removefromheat,stir,pourintosiliconemolds(oricetrays)andletfirm.

    Tips

    Storefinishedscrubcubesinacoolplaceoryourrefrigerator,topreventmelting.Use1to2cubestoexfoliateheelsorotherrough,dryareas,whileshoweringorbathing.Usecautionwhenexitingthetubastheoilmaymakethesurfaceslippery.Foragentlerscrub,tryreplacingthesaltwithcanesugarinstead.Theleftovernaturallycoloredrosesaltsshouldkeeptheirprettycolorforseveralmonths,whenstoredinajar,outofdirectsunlight.

  • CoolingCalendula

    Gel

    1/2cup(3g)looselypackedcalendulaflowerpetals1/2cup(120ml)aloeveragel

    Ingredients

    Directions

    Step1:Placethecalendulapetalsandaloeveragelinthebowlofaminifoodprocessorandblendthemtogetherthoroughly.Themixturemightgetfrothy,butthat'sokay.

    Step2:Strainthenowyelloworangealoethroughafinemeshstrainer.Dependingonhowthickyourbrandofaloeveragelis,youmayneedtoaddafewdropsofwater.Useyourfingerstopressandsqueezeoutallofthealoefromthepetals.(Thispartisalittlemessy!)

    Step3:Spoontheinfusedaloeintoicetraysandfreezeuntilsolid.

    Tips

    Calendulaiswellknownforitsinflammationandskinsoothingproperties.Ifyoudon'thaveanyonhand,tryroseorvioletpetalsorplantainleavesforasimilareffect.Storecoolingcalendulagelcubesinthefreezer,removingoneatatime,orasneeded,torubonbugbites,rashes,chafedskin,minorscrapesandsunburn.

  • Basil MintLiniment

    handfuloffreshmint&basilleaves1/4cup(60ml)applecidervinegararound1/2cup(120ml)witchhazelhalfpint(250ml)canningjar

    Ingredients

    Directions

    Step1:Placethefreshleavesinthehalfpintcanningjar.

    Step2:Heatthevinegarinasmallsaucepanuntilwarmandpouroverthefreshleaves.Topofftherestofthejarwithwitchhazel.Allowtocoolbriefly,thencapandstoreinacool,darkplaceforaroundaweekortwo.

    Step3:Strainandstoreinatightlycappedjar.Shelflifeshouldbe6to9months.

    Tips

    Basilwaschosenforthisrecipebecauseofitsantiinflammatoryeffects,whilemintwasselectedforitscoolingproperties.Assubstitutes,orformoremusclesoothingpower,tryusingoneormoreofthefollowinginyourinfusionaswell:arnica,goldenrodtops,dandelionflowers,comfreyleafandStJohn'swort.Usingcottonballs,ruboversoremusclesandjoints.Thisparticularcombinationisalsohelpfulforrelievingtheitchinessofbugbitesandchiggers.

  • Pansy &LavenderBath Salts

    1cupEpsom(orsea)salt3to4freshpurplepansyflowersafewdropslavenderessentialoil

    Ingredients

    Directions

    Step1:Usingaminifoodprocessor,blendthesalt&pansypetalsuntilthesaltisevenlycolored.Spreadthetintedsaltontowaxpaperandallowtoairdry1to2days.

    Step2:Placethesaltsintoajarandstirinafewdropsoflavenderessentialoil.Covertightlywithalidtokeepthescentfromevaporating.

    Step3:Pourthesaltsintothewarmrunningwaterasyourbathfills.Youcanalsodumpthesaltsintoamuslinteabagortiethemupinanoldsock,tomakeabathbag.

    Tips

    Thewatermaytemporarilyturnalightpurpleasthetubfills,butitwon'tstainyourtuborskin.Trydifferentcoloredpansiesfordifferentnaturallycoloredbathsalts.Youcanuseadifferentessentialoilthanlavender,orleaveitout,ifyou'dlike.

  • DandelionSalt Bars

    1cupfreshlydrieddandelionflowers28oz(794g)coconutoil28oz(794g)tableorseasalt4.10oz(116g)sodiumhydroxide(20%superfat)10.5oz(298g)distilledwater

    Ingredients

    Directions

    Step1:Placethedrieddandelionsinalargeheatproofjar.Meltthecoconutoilandpouroverthedandelionflowers.

    Step2:Setthejardownintoasaucepancontainingafewinchesofwaterandplacethepanoveralowburner.Heattheoilanddandelionsforaround2hours,oruntilthecoconutoilhasdevelopedabrightyellowhue.Straintheoil.

    Step3:Wearingpropersoapmakinggearofgoggles,glovesandlongsleeves,weighthewaterintoaheatproofplasticorstainlesssteelpitcher.Weighthelyeandstirintothewater.Avoidbreathinginthetemporarystrongfumesthatdevelop.Setthelyesolutionasidetocoolfor30to45minutes.

    (Ifyou'venevermadesoapbefore,pleasereadSoapMaking101first.)

    https://thenerdyfarmwife.com/soap-making-101-making-cold-process-soap/

  • Saltbarsareaspecialkindofsoapmadewithlargeamountsofcoconutoil(70to100%)andsalt.Becausecoconutoilcanbecomedryingwhenusedinexcess,thesoapissuperfattedinthe15to20%range.

    Oncemade,saltbarsgethard,fast.Individualmoldsarehighlyrecommended.Ifyoudousealoafmold,popyourglovesbackonandcutthesoapassoonasyouseeithasfirmedupenough(usuallywithin1to3hours),oryouriskcrumbling.

    Ifyou'dliketonaturallyscentyoursaltbar,trystirringin1to2tbsp(15to30ml)lemongrassorotherfavoriteessentialoil,beforestirringinthesalt.

    Tips

    Step4:Weighthedandelioninfusedoil,addingmoreplaincoconutoilifneeded,toequal28ounces.Heatjustuntilmelted.

    Step5:Pourthelyesolutionintothewarmoilandblendjustuntillighttraceisreached.

    Step6:Stirinthesaltthenimmediatelyspoonintoindividualmolds.

    Step7:Oncefirm,youcanunmoldyourdandelionsaltbars,butthey'llneedtocureatleast4weeksbeforeusing.

    Dandelion Salt Bars continued...

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