The best products start with the best ingredients...
I am sure all of you are doing tons of research to perfect your own recipes for all your home and body products! I have done some research on common ingredients to help you know where to buy keeping both cost and packaging in mind. Some of you might not have the same stores as I do, but the concept is the same.
Citric Acid: Bring your own container and fill it up at Sprout's for only 89 cents/ oz.
You can also get it on Amazon in a 10 lb compostable container for $35.48
Vinegar: 32 oz glass bottle is $6.99 and Mom's, make sure you reuse the bottle when you are finished with it.
Glycerine: 16 oz plastic bottle is $15.99 at Mom's.
Castile Soap: 32 oz plastic bottle is $11.49 at Mom's.
Rose Water: 8 oz plastic bottle is $9.49 at Mom's.
Aloe Vera: 8 oz plastic bottle is $9.99 on Amazon.
Witch Hazel: 12 oz plastic bottle is $9.89 on Amazon.
Shea Butter:16 oz for $17.50 on Amazon.
Grated Beeswax: Bring you own container and fill it up for $1.56 / oz at Mom's.
Extra Virgin Olive Oil: At Manassas Olive Oil Company you can fill your own container.
Vitamin E Oil: 1 oz glass bottle is $8.79 at Mom's.
Almond Oil: 64 oz plastic bottle is $21.43 on Amazon.
Jojoba Oil: 4 oz plastic bottle is $7.76 on Amazon.
Avocado Oil: 16.9 oz glass bottle is $11.99 at Mom's.
Coconut Oil: 15 oz glass bottle is $9.99 at Mom's.