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  1. Sucragel

    Our new eco-friendly 'wonder' product is 100% natural, organic and fabulously versatile!

    94% organically certified, 100% natural and COSMOS-approved, our Organic Sucragel is classed as an emulsifier and oil thickener. Supplied as an easy-to-use liquid, it is perfect for clear gel-to-milk cleansers, and many other cosmetic formulations.

    You can use Sucragel AOF Bio (Organic) in creams, lotions, cleansers, bath oils, and scrubs. No heating needed.

    Sucragel AOF Bio is a 100% natural, preservative-free, oil-thickening and emulsifying ingredient based on sugar chemistry. The emulsifier and oil-thickener is composed of Organic Sweet Almond Oil, Organic Orange Flower Water, Glycerine and Sucrose Laurate; one of the most interesting and versatile sugar esters.

    Its simplest use is as a liquid emulsifier for cold process Oil-in-Water (O/W) emulsions. However, its main redeeming quality is its ability to emulsify almost any oily ingredient such as vegetable oils, butters and waxes into clear oily gels. It is a liquid gel produced in the United Kingdom, so has a low carbon footprint.

    General dosage: 6-98%

    For creams and lotions: 6-8%

    Super Cleansing Gel Recipe

    This gel is silky smooth, all-organic & natural, has a fabulous thick and creamy texture, is opaque to clear in colour and can be used for a range of cosmetic applications. Use it as a moisturising shower gel, shaving gel or a facial cleanser - simply apply to dry skin and wipe off with a damp cotton wool pad or flannel.

    Ingredients:

    75g Organic Fractionated Coconut Oil 

    25g Sucragel AOF Bio (Organic)

    10 drops Lemon Essential Oil

    10 drops Sweet Orange Essential Oil

    Method:

    Begin by using an electric beaters to beat the sucragel, then very gradually add the organic fractionated coconut oil, beating / blending all the time. Make sure you add the oil to the sucragel, and not the other way around. You will find the gel thickens more the more oil you add.

    The end result is an oily gel micro-emulsion which can be used as a shower gel, shaving gel, facial cleanser etc. When water is added to this gel, it will turn instantly into a milky cream, so ideal to be used in the bath/shower. This gel can also be used as a base for facial / body scrubs. Simply add salt or other exfoliants. No preservatives are required (as long as no water is added to the mixture).

    If you wish to create a cream / lotion from this oily gel, simply add distilled / floral water gradually to the gel to form an instant emulsion. No heating required! (Preservative will be required though).

    Sucragel AOF Bio is an incredibly versatile product. Click the link below to view other recipes.

    Click Here to view Sucragel Formulation Guide

    INCI: Glycerin & Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil & Sucrose Laurate & Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit Water

  2. Mojito

    As you might have noticed lately, Cocktail Lip Balm flavours are becoming increasingly popular, whether it's Prosecco, Piña Colada or Gin & Tonic - they're everywhere!

    So bang on trend, we have decided to stock a range of fun lip balm flavours such as cocktails, sweets & fruits to give you inspiration!

    Created especially for Naturally Balmy, our Prosecco, Pina Colada & Mojito lip balm flavours are ready-made just for you to add straight to your lip balms in a generous dose of up to 5%. All IFRA compliant, the documentation for these is available to download straight from the description. So you can start making those popular flavours easily and quickly!

    Alternatively, if you fancy being a bit more creative, why not come up with your own Cocktail Creations? Try mixing our Cola & Lemon Lip Balm Flavours together for a Long Island Ice Tea, or our Strawberry Lip Balm Flavour with Lime Essential Oil for a Strawberry Daquiri? Our Elderflower mixed with Prosecco has all the hallmarks of a Summer Garden Cocktail, while Strawberry & Prosecco could be Pink Champagne! As for Gin & Tonic, try mixing up Juniper & Lemon essential oils...the options are endless, and it's oh so fun experimenting.

    Get Creating Now!