Botanical Powders are natural powders that are intended to be used in cosmetics for their benefits to the skin. Botanical powders have benefits ranging from moisturizing, cleansing, and smoothing some are thought to stimulate circulation in the skin. Use botanical powders in your handmade soap and cosmetic recipes.
Aloe has long been considered to be a premier product for moisturizing and healing the skin. This product contains pure aloe vera solids along with a food grade anti-caking agent to prevent clumping and hardening.
This starch is a wonderful replacement for talc in many cosmetic and skincare formulations. Commonly blended with corn starch and kaolin white clay. It imparts a silky texture to body and bath powders. All Natural.
Lemon is a natural astringent, antiseptic, and bactericide. It is thought to help clear the complexion and to smooth out broken capillaries, while clearing greasy and oily skin with pimples and acne. Produces a natural orange to yellow color.
Oatstraw, also known as arena, is a byproduct of harvesting oats. Oat straw is the green grass-like part of the plant and is rich in vitamins and nutrients. Powdered oat straw is a traditional bath herb that is thought to soften skin and relieve itching from sunburn and minor irritations.
Pumpkin flakes come from dried pumpkin seeds and are intended to provide mild exfoliation properties and color variation in cosmetic products. The natural orange colored flakes also are known to be high in vitamin A, C and Zinc.