Making your own cosmetics in New Zealand is still a relatively new idea but not at all impossible. Having control over exactly what goes into your products is an empowering choice. Looking for and researching for cosmetic containers is fun. You will alwyas make more than you need so you also have wonderful gifts to give away. It is possible to produce bueatiful products like the highly expensive 'label' products we see at the cosmetic counters of chemist and department stores.