The Strange Two

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Make your own natural body wash

From the recent downpour in London it’s safe to say that the weather will not be perking up any time soon. If you’re skin is dry from the ice cold … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nature’s Nurture: “Homemade Natural Hand Sanitizer (Alcohol-Free)”

I think it’s safe to say that many of us have become addicted to hand sanitisers and rightly so, as we’re all out and about and cannot stay cooped up … Continue reading

January 23, 2014 · 1 Comment

Safflower and Shea Cream: Perfect winter pick-me-up for your skin

My skin is loving this Safflower and Shea Cream which I made using Back to the Ranch‘s recipe. It leaves skin feeling silky and despite being made of oils, your … Continue reading

January 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

A scardy-cat’s guide to making lye based soap

I like making my own skin care products at home. I feel more confident using them as I know exactly what goes in them and there’s also a feel good … Continue reading

January 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cinnamon and Honey Soap

This time round we made some Cinnamon and Honey soap using a Glycerine base. You can use opaque (white) Glycerine, the soap in the pictures was made using transparent (clear) … Continue reading

November 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

Fenugreek and Argan Oil Soap

 This time round we made some Fenugreek and Argan Oil soap using a Glycerine base. You can use opaque (white) Glycerine, the soap in the pictures was made using transparent … Continue reading

September 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Turmeric & Almond Oil soap and Coconut Oil & Camomile flower soap

The Strange Two have decided to make our soap as the regular shop-bought soaps aren’t great for our skin. The soap we have made is free from SLS, SLES and … Continue reading

September 13, 2013 · Leave a comment