Category Archives: cosmetics

Natural Sunscreens

Chemical sunscreens can be hazardous to your health, according to the EWG. Mineral sunscreens offer safer protection. Learn what to look for here: https://botanicalalchemyandapothecary.com/natural-sunscreens Advertisements

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How to Make Natural Perfume

I’m so excited to have my first course go ‘live’. If you have ever wanted to know how to make your own custom perfume with natural ingredients such as essential oils, I’ve got it all covered in this course. From … Continue reading

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How to Make Rose Oil (Quick Method)

Here’s the quick method to making an herbal oil. I used rose buds but you can use any dried herb in the same way. If you want to try the Folk Method instead, it’ll take longer but no artificial heat … Continue reading

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Bay Rum Aftershave DIY

It’s not too soon to start thinking about a Father’s Day DIY gift, and this Bay Rum aftershave is my new favorite thing to make. You can even just stop after making the Bay Rum and gift it as a … Continue reading

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How to Make Body Butter

This recipe is a fun one to do with kids because the process of whipping the cooled, melted liquid into a butter is quite magical to witness. And that’s just a start of the beauty alchemy because it also transforms … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Own Toner

Toner is one of the easiest things to make for your green beauty routine. Follow this link for the quick how-to. 

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All Natural Perfumes

You can make your own natural perfumes at home and avoid the chemicals found in other perfumes which can be hazardous to your health. Essential oils are not only good for your health and well-being, they are also good for … Continue reading

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