Prepare Jagua Gel with Jagua Juice
For Jagua Gel
If you are going to convert Jagua Juice or Jagua Powder into gel, it is recommended to use high quality ingredients to complete your gel process.
Basically, you will only need 2 ingredients: a thickener (Xanthan gum) and essential oils of your choice (Lavender, Rosemary Tea, Eucalyptus, etc).
Preparing Jagua Gel With Jagua Juice
First, add 0.5 gr of Xanthan gum in 28 ml of Jagua Juice and gently stir as long as necessary until you reach the desired gel consistency; Finally add 1.5ml of essential oil of your choice and stir for a few minutes, now you can place it in a cone or plastic applicator and blow your imagination making the most beautiful designs. The gel can only last 2 months refrigerated in a temperature of +4 to +6°C. Just keep the gel fresh and prevent it from becoming ice.
Directions For Use
Open the packages carefully, especially the bottles containing Jagua Juice. It is recommended to wear rubber gloves during handling as Jagua’s stain is very powerful. You will need a towel, applicator bottle, alcohol and water in case you suffer an unexpected accident handling the product containing the Genipin substance which stains the skin with an amazing dark color.