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« on: March 10, 2009 02:27:29 PM »

I'm obsessed with this stuff lately... I used to never make it and now, shazam!

The peach-ish one is honeysuckle & nectarine flavored. The purple one is lavender and vanilla, and both are awesome! The flavors are from Sweet Cakes (using their natural sweetener) and I am in love!

The recipe is a little softer than my standard lip balms, so that's why they're in these little jars rather than tubes. I did:

20% white beeswax (I usually use organic, raw, but didn't want the smokey scent)
15% avocado butter
10% shea butter
15% deodorized cocoa butter
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They have a niiiiice, silky, glossy feel. They make me think of spring, which is good with all this darn snow on the ground!!

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« Reply #1 on: March 11, 2009 12:48:33 AM »

Sounds good, I've never played with avocado butter. Anything that comes from avocado=awesome in my book.
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« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2009 05:20:39 AM »

I should branch out into things like this. Hmm, where to get beeswax...
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« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2009 04:28:15 PM »

Is there any real instruction to this or just go at it?
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« Reply #4 on: March 18, 2009 06:45:59 PM »

yumm-o..and the colors look awesome...
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