All right... let’s get to it!

 

Ingredients & Materials

 

  • One 8oz. Glass Mason Jar

  • One Double Boiler

  • 2 oz. of Grapeseed Oil

         Grapeseed oil is a lightweight moisturizer.  It can balance oil production and reduce spider veins.  It also supports collagen and skin cell repair.

  

  • 2 oz. of Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil is a deep moisturizer.  It absorbs quickly, is an antioxidant, and is anti-fungal.

 

  • 1 oz. of Beeswax

Beeswax is also a moisturizer, antibacterial, and supports against inflammation.

 

  • 3 oz. of Shea Butter

Shea Butter is a deep moisturizer and supports against inflammation.

 

Essential oil I like to use is:

 

  • 15 drops of Lavender Essential oil

  • 10 drops of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

  • 5 drops of Lemongrass Essential oil

 

Lavender Essential Oil

Lavender can induce calm and improve blood circulation.  Its an antioxidant, antibacterial and antifungal.  It supports against inflammation.

 

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Ylang Ylang may increase energy and improve blood circulation.  It soothes irritated and dry skin.

 

Lemongrass Essential Oil

Lemongrass is a natural cleanser & deodorizer.  It has antiseptic properties and may improve blood circulation. 

 

Instructions

  1. Combine grapeseed oil, coconut oil, shea butter, and beeswax in a double boiler.

  2. Stir occasionally as they melt.

  3. Let cool and then add Lavender, Ylang Ylang, and Lemongrass essential oils.

  4. Add mixture to 8 oz. mason jar and let harden.

  5. Use within 6 months for best moisturizing benefits.

 

It’s just that easy.

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN

BODY BUTTER

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This recipe has amazing moisturizing and therapeutic properties.  It will leave your skin feeling soft and hydrated. 

 

Personally, I love using this body butter after I shave.  I have extremely sensitive skin and it helps reduce any irritation.  And a little goes a long way.