Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Wild Garden Shower Soap

This shower soap is ideal for everyday use.
1/2 cup distilled water
1/2 cup orange flower water
1 tablespoon dried peppermint leaves
1 tablespoon dried chamomile
1 tablespoon dried rose petals
1 tablespoon orange blossoms
1/2 tablespoon unscented glycerin soap
1 teaspoon castor oil

Combine the distilled water and orange flower water in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Remove the pan from the heat and add the dried peppermint, chamomile, rose petals and orange blossoms. Let steep for one hour.Strain the herbs and flowers from the water and reheat gently. Add the glycerin soap and stir in the castor oil. Let cool to room temperature and bottle.

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