|Posted on February 15, 2012 at 5:25 PM|
Any mixtresses out there trying to find a way to extend the life of their natural products? Well here you go:
Yes a little vodka can keep bacteria and fungi at bay in your water based products.
Turn your shampoo into a clarifier by adding some. Vodka will also help lower the pH balance of your products which helps to seal your follicles. A closed follicle imparts shine and manageability.
Add dried Rosemary to make your own Rosemary Extract
Ingredients: 80 Proof Vodka and Dried Rosemary Herbs
Directions: Place herbs in a dry clean jar. Pour vodka over herbs. Place lid on jar. Store in a dark place. Let steep for 4-6 weeks.
"The biggest advantage of using homemade cosmetics is that they are safe as they do not contain any chemical or other preservatives. You are at the advantage of controlling the ingredients including their quantity as well as quality. Apart from this, one of the best things about making one's cosmetics as well as beauty products is that it is quite inexpensive than the commercial ones as you will be using the ingredients that are used regularly for household purposes." Source: Buzzle
VIDEO RESOURCES: Moutain Rose Herbs Tinctures
Disclaimer: Be sure to EDUCATE YOURSELF before trying any recipe. The information contained within the post does not replace any information provided to you by a medical doctor; and it does not replace any medical treatments that have prescribed for you. Consult your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. Pregnant women should avoild rosemary.