Recipes

Make Your Own!

Simple After-Shave Cream

Reap the benefits of conditioning after shaving with.This cream is specially formulated using quality raw materials and efficient herbal extracts of Cocojojo LLC which soothes and moisturizes the skin.

When making this cream from scratch there are 3 mixtures. They must all be kept separate until mix one and mix two have reached a maximum of 80 degrees Celsius (176° F) , after which they will be mixed together.

 

Raw Material

Mix 1

23.30 ounces of Di Water (Deionized water)

0.14 ounces of Glycerine

Mix 2

0.42 ounces GMS SE

2.27 ounces Stearic Acid

0.14 ounces Makeit Cetyl ester NF

1.28 ounces Shea Butter

Mix 3

0.14 ounces Phenoxythenol

0.08  ounces Perfume (Optional)

0.28 ounces Tea Tree Oil Extract

0.28 ounces Aloe Vera Extract

What you need:

3 Glass or stainless steel bowl you can use to mix each 3 mix separately. Container must be heat proof as you will need to heat up the product in a bain marie or double boiler.

2 bain marie or double boilers

3 separate utensils for mixing each stage.

Thermometer

 

Mix 1

Add Di water and Glycerine to a bowl in a bain marie or double boiler. Stir vigorously until your thermometer reaches 80 degrees Celsius.

Mix 2

In a separate bain marie or double boiler, add GMS SE, Stearic Acid, Makeit Cetyl ester NF and Shea Butter . Stir vigorously until your thermometer reaches 80 degrees Celsius.

Once both mixtures have reached 80 degrees Celsius pour mix one into mix two and mix together vigorously for 5 – 7 minutes. (Keeping the mixture still at 80 degrees Celsius.)

Remove the mixture from heat and let cool until it reaches 40 degrees Celsius.

Mix 3

In a new bowl add Phenoxythenol, Perfume (Optional), Tea Tree Oil Extract and Aloe Vera Extract . Mix raw material together.

Once the other mixture has cooled down to 40 degrees Celsius add it to mix 3 and start stirring at a low speed until you reach a thick creamy texture.

All done!

 

How to Use

After Shaving. Use a towel to pat your face dry, then apply a small dab of aftershave cream. (Depending on the thickness of the cream, you can use anywhere from a pea-sized amount to a quarter-sized amount.)

 


Make your own!

Simple Hair Cream

When making your own cream or lotion you have two options, you can either make your own or buy one. This cream is specially formulated using quality raw materials and efficient herbal extracts of Cocojojo LLC which nourishes the hair and scalp to give you long lasting protection.

When making this cream from scratch there are 3 mixtures. They must all be kept separate until mix one and mix two have reached a maximum of 80 degrees Celsius (176° F) , after which they will be mixed together.

 

Raw Material:

Mix 1

21.26 ounces of Di Water (Deionized water)

0.28 ounces of Glycerine

Mix 2

0.35 ounces of Ceteareth

0.21 ounces of Ethylene Glycol Distearate

4.25 ounces of Coconut Oil

0.42 ounces of GMS SE

0.28 ounces of PEG 150 Distearate

0.28 ounces of Makeit Cetyl ester NF

Mix 3

0.11 ounces of Vitamin E

0.14 ounces of Phenoxyethanol

0.10 ounces of Perfume/ Fragrance (optional)

0.06 ounces  of Lavender Essential Oil

0.14 ounces of Rosehip Oil

0.21 ounces of Aloe Vera Extract

0.14 ounces of Watercress Oil

0.08 ounces of Rosemary Extract

 

What you need:

3 Glass or stainless steel bowl you can use to mix each 3 mix separately. Container must be heat proof as you will need to heat up the product in a bain marie or double boiler.

2 bain marie or double boilers

3 separate utensils for mixing each stage.

Thermometer

 

Mix 1

Add Di Water and Glycerine to a bowl in a bain marie or double boiler. Stir vigorously until your thermometer reaches 80 degrees Celsius.

Mix 2

In a separate bain marie or double boiler, add Ceteareth, Ethylene Glycol Distearat, Coconut Oil, GMS SE, PEG 150 Distearate and Makeit Cetyl ester NF. Stir vigorously until your thermometer reaches 80 degrees Celsius.

Once both mixtures have reached 80 degrees Celsius pour mix one into mix two and mix together vigorously for 5 – 7 minutes. Keeping the mixture still at 80 degrees Celsius.

Remove the mixture from heat and let cool until it reaches 40 degrees Celsius.

Mix 3

In a new bowl add vitamin E, phenoxyethanol, desired perfume or fragrance (this is optional), lavender Oil, rosehip oil, aloe vera extract, watercress Oil and rosemary extract. Mix raw material together.

Once the other mixture has cooled down to 40 degrees Celsius add it to mix 3 and start stirring at a low speed until you reach a thick creamy texture.

All done!

 

How to Use

The hair mask should be applied to washed towel dried hair. Spread the cream evenly throughout the hair. Massage the cream in to the roots to the tips and comb through with your fingers.

Results for this cream are extraordinary!