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This recipe contains ingredients with an abundance of health and beauty benefits.

 

It’s deeply moisturizing; supporting cell repair and wrinkle reduction.

 

It can also soothe agonizing skin issues such as eczema and psoriasis.

HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN

HAND CREAM

All right... let’s get to it.

Ingredients & Materials

 

  • 4 oz. Glass Mason Jar

  • 1 Tbsp. of Grapeseed Oil

Grapeseed oil is a lightweight moisturizer.  It balances oil production and is a natural astringent.  Finally, it supports collagen restoration and skin cell repair.

 

  • 2 Tbsp. of Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is an intense moisturizer.  It absorbs quickly and is an antioxidant and anti-fungal.  It can support wrinkle reduction and soothe skin issues such as eczema and psoriasis.

 

  • 2 Tbsp. Shea Butter

Shea butter is also a deep moisturizer and supports inflammation reduction.

 

  • 2 Tbsp. of Beeswax

Beeswax is a natural moisturizer.  It's antibacterial and supports inflammation reduction.

Essential oils I like to use is:

  • 15 drops of Lavender essential oil

  • 5 drops of Ylang Ylang essential oil

  • 10 drops of Lemongrass essential oil

Lavender Essential Oil

 

Lavender can induce calm and relaxation.  It’s an antioxidant, antibacterial, antifungal, and a natural bug repellent.  It also supports inflammation reduction and blood circulation.

 

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Ylang-ylang supports inflammation reduction and blood circulation.  It can reduce stress & anxiety,  increase energy, support the libido, and soothe the skin.

 

Lemongrass Essential Oil

 

Lemongrass is a natural cleanser & deodorizer.  It has antiseptic properties, is an antioxidant, and also a natural bug repellent.  It can reduce stress & anxiety, supports blood circulation, and inflammation reduction.

 

Instructions

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

  2. As the water heats, the ingredients will start to melt, so stir occasionally.

  3. When all ingredients are completely melted, let cool, then add 15 drops of lavender, 5 drops of ylang-ylang, and 10 drops of lemongrass essential oils.

  4. Pour mixture into 4 oz. glass mason jar and let harden.

  5. Store in a cool dry place.

  6. Use within 6 months for best moisturizing and scent benefits.

 

 

 

It’s just that easy.

Thanks for Reading!

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Hi there!  My name is Aimee and I've been on a journey for years...looking for healthy alternatives to conventional beauty care. This website is all about detoxifying the body by making your own do-it-yourself products with natural and simple ingredients.

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