Shea Butter Lotion Recipe for Dry Skin

by http://www.organic-beauty-recipes.com

Author: Eve

Ingredients

  • Shea Butter Lotion Recipe ingredients:
  • Water Phase: 10 tablespoons total-47%
  • 10 tbs of organic aloe vera juice
  • Oil phase: 10 tablespoons total-47%
  • 5 tbs of organic refined shea butter
  • 1 tbs of organic cocoa butter
  • 4 tbs of organic camelia seed oil
  • Natural Emulsifier: 5%
  • 1 tbs of organic beeswax pellets
  • Essential oil blend optional :
  • This essential oil blend is great for aging skin and to fight wrinkles…plus it smells divine!
  • 5 drops lavender essential oil
  • 3 drops of rose geranium essential oil
  • 3 drops of frankincense essential oil
  • 3 drops of palmarosa essential oil
  • Containers
  • Glass Salve Containers- You can find glass cream containers on amazon.com and amazon.ca.

Instructions

  1. Combine all the oils, shea butter & beeswax to your double boiler(basically put a aluminum bowl in a pan filled with water} on low heat until they are melted.
  2. Take you bowl out of the heat and add the aloe vera (make sure it is a room temperature and not too cold) then start whipping until you get the creamy consistency desired.
  3. Add the essential oil if you wish and mix well.
  4. Pour in a glass jar container and use within 2 month.
  5. Yield: 2 times 50ml glass jar.

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