Freshly Picked Berry Spa Treats


  • Lotion base*
  • Gel tone colorants*: Ruby; Blessing Blue; Perfection Pink
  • Fragrance oils*: Strawberry; Blueberry; Raspberry
  • Pyrex glass measuring cup
  • Mixing stick or chopstick
  • Bottle(s)*, 6 oz.
  • SOAPS:
  • Clear glycerin soap base*
  • Same fragrance oils and gel tone colorants used for lotions*
  • Pyrex glass measuring cup
  • Mixing stick or chopstick
  • Soap molds*


  • Mixing Bowl
  • Mixing Spoon
  • Microwave


  • Lotions
  • 1. Pour 7-8oz. of lotion base into mixing bowl. Mix in color, 10 to 15 drops at a time, until desired shade is reached. Add approximately 15 to 20 drops of fragrance oil, or more for heavily-scented lotion, and mix thoroughly. Pour lotion into bottles.
  • 2. Strawberry: Ruby gel tone and Strawberry fragrance
  • 3. Raspberry: Perfection Pink gel tone and Raspberry fragrance
  • 4. Blueberry: Blessing Blue with touch of Ruby gel tone and Blueberry fragrance
  • Soaps
  • 1. Melt soap base in measuring cup at 30-second intervals in microwave, mixing between increments. Add color and fragrance in same way as lotions, then pour into soap molds. Let dry overnight and remove from molds.

by Jessie Kurtz for Glorybee Foods, Inc.

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