Do it yourself: soaps with flowers

More and more people are approaching what is the world of the artisan production of soaps made with flowers .

Soaps made in this way are very beautiful and aesthetically particular, with a usually rough surface from which you can see the flowers used, just to give an artisan flavor to the final product. The handmade soaps are a perfect gift idea or to use as party favors maybe in packages made by hand with recycled products.

The handmade soaps are on the market but can also be created and packaged independently, and apart from being given away to loved ones are perfect for scenting your home .

So here is an article where we will give you some information on what you need and how to proceed for completely do-it-yourself soaps with flowers . The self-production of soap includes several recipes that all have in common the use of caustic soda , as it dissolves fats turning them into salt and glycerin.

Do-it-yourself production is one of the best solutions because unfortunately the soaps on the market often add products derived from petroleum, so you can be sure of using a natural product without chemical ingredients.

Advice for the care

Flowers and plants belong to a world full of charm and full of curiosity that never stops to amaze. In addition to their beauty, their colors and their perfumes, each flower has a special feature that makes it the guardian of unexpected virtues that someone does not know fully. In this section we want to reveal a secret to maintain the beauty of flowers, traditions and surprises related to the floral world.

Mixed bouquets and roses
To ensure that the recipient will enjoy the gift for as long as possible, some simple steps can be helpful. For example, if the bouquet is wrapped in paper before putting it in the pot you have to free it from the casing, remove the lower leaves and shorten the stem with a diagonal cut to allow the flower to drink better. It should not, however, fill the jar to the top, because the submerged part is likely to wither more easily. To avoid the formation and proliferation of bacteria, the water must always be kept clean, adding a few drops of bleach and renewing it often. Finally, another important tip is to keep our flowers away from heat too strong, avoid sudden temperature changes and place them next to the fruit, because it speeds up the maturation shorten the life of the flowers.

Care of Plants
Most plants like light and a balanced temperature; there would have to be avoided then current, smoke and cold. Plants with leaves require little water in winter while plants with flowers generally need more water. The Interflora’s florists will be happy to provide the necessary instructions to any application you wish to submit (eg. Azaleas and Hydrangeas need watering daily and plants St.

Generally keep the plants exposed to medium light: natural light is good, but some plants can live well exposed to fluorescent light office. Almost all flowering potted plants should be placed in well-lighted areas, to maintain the color of the flowers and to ensure that they open all. The plants will with leaf lush if the light will not be too intense and they must be placed in positions with low light. Plants should always be kept moist and you should not allow them to dry out or wilt, but avoid watering them too much or create standing water. It must also avoid wetting the leaves and the excess of heat or cold, in order to ensure maximum performance and maximum durability.