|ONE: In a medium
size bowl, mix together Kaolin Clay and Tapioca Powder.
TWO: In a separate
bowl, mix Arrowroot Powder with Witch Hazel.
the undiluted LabColor of your choice to your Arrowroot mixture.
FOUR: Microwave the Arrowroot and Witch Hazel mixture in 3
second increments, stirring well between each burst until very slightly
thickened, but not gummy.
If gooey chunks
appear, you must throw out the mixture and start over. Keep the microwave
bursts short and stir frequently.
Pour colored mixture over your powdered ingredients and mix gently with
a spatula. It will be very crumbly.
If your mixture is sticky try adding more Kaolin Clay.
SIX: Once the mix
begins to combine, dig in with gloved hands and work mixture thoroughly by
This mixing step takes some serious kneading and is pretty messy. Don't
get discouraged if it seems really crumbly, just keep working the
mixture and work over an easy to clean-up surface.
As needed, spritz mixture with witch hazel. You do not want it to be
crumbly, or sticky. Think modeling clay texture.
Press into molds and allow to set out for 24 hours before using.