Packaging – Key to Success
The right packaging and labeling is a key component in the success of your private label products. There are a number of considerations and options related to selecting labeling and packaging.
Life Root can supply many skin care products in bulk. This allows customers to make packaging decisions independent of the design and preparation process.
Always start with sanitized equipment and surfaces. Wipe all counters, funnels, spatulas, measuring cups etc. with either 3% hydrogen peroxide or 70% rubbing alcohol.
You do not want to contaminate your products wear gloves and tie your hair back
Using a spatula, scoop cream into a large freezer zip lock bag. Get as much air out of the bag as possible before you zip it shut. Cut ½ inch off a bottom corner and like a pastry bag, squeeze cream into your containers. Place the opening at the bottom of your container, then as the jar fills, move the bag up. This method will reduce air space. If you have a lot of air space, gently tap the jar on the counter then fill jar.
Lotion and Oils
If you can hand pour directly into the container as this is best or use a funnel. If using a funnel pour slowly so that you do not over fill
Sanitize a double boiler, heat salve until melted. You can also microwave. Microwave on high for 1 minute. Stir before you reheat. Reheat in 15 second intervals until melted. Pour melted salve into a measuring cup then pour into your containers. The salve will solidify