Q&A: What does cationic, anionic, and non-ionic mean?

In this post, How can we adapt our formulas to be more natural: Gelling agents, Catherin asked: What is the meaning of positive and negative charge? I wrote about this topic in this post on the blog – Anionic, cationic, and non-ionic – but I realized I’ve learned so much since 2011 and there are … Read moreQ&A: What does cationic, anionic, and non-ionic mean?

Using 100x or 200x aloe vera powder in our products

In yesterday’s post on cooling sprays, I used aloe vera 200x powder, which is a concentrated powdered extract that we can dissolve into water to make aloe vera. The easiest way to do it is this: Into a container, measure out 1 gram aloe vera 200x extract, add 198 grams of distilled water, and 1 … Read moreUsing 100x or 200x aloe vera powder in our products