Our lotion base is of the finest quality and make great products
that you can market on their own or to supplement your other
products. They go well with body oils, bath salts, shower
gels, soaps, etc. Also, by adding just a little shea butter,
jojoba, or vitamin E, you can markup up your products significantly
for higher quality while spending just pennies more. You
may also want to consider adding a small amount of SOS SilkBase
to make the products silkier. The lotion is already made,
so finishing the product is extremely simple.
Items needed to custom blend your own luxury body lotion:
* Don't forget to purchase some spout
caps for the larger bottles to work with or if you purchased
jug, to have a lotion
pump to work with as it will make it easier. Use the following table as
a guideline for adding fragrance:
||1/4-1/2 oz. per lb.
||1/8-1/4 oz. per lb.
||2-3 drops per oz.
QUICK & EASY
Step 1: Add fragrance
oil to your lotion base.
Step 2: Add cap and shake shake shake (or if you can
find a thin object like a chopstick, you may be able to stir
it into the bottle). The lotion is very thick and sometimes
difficult to work with, so you may find the following more to
Step 1: Slowly heat a medium to large sized pot
of water for double boiling (if you have a double boiler-than
Step 2: Fill the bottle(s) with lotion .
Step 3: Put the bottle(s) in the pot and watch very
closely (this will thin the lotion and make it more manageable).
Do not over boil, as the lotion tends to bubble over. WATCH
THE LOTION CAREFULLY
Step 4: When the lotion is thin, remove from water.
Step 5: Add your fragrance
oil, and a couple drops of water based colorant as desired.
Step 6: Put the cap on, and gently shake to mix evenly.
Step 7: If you are pouring into smaller containers,
now is a good time, otherwise, let cool in this bottle and the
lotion will thicken. We sell HDPE
plastic bottles and spout
caps and PET plastic bullet bottles with caps for smaller
For larger batches (1 gallon) put filled gallon jug in a pot
of water and follow the instructions above. Be sure to
have a lotion
pump as it may make it easier to work with.
· You can
also heat up larger batches in the microwave. However, you will
need to watch this product very closely, as it will overflow.
usage rates: 2-4 oz per gallon (depending on preference). Adjust
Concentrate or Extreme
· FD&C colorant:
add by drops.