Body Lotion

Body Lotion

What you will need for this is:

  • ¼ cup of coconut oil
  • 2 tablespoons of shea butter
  • 2 tablespoons of cocoa butter
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • ¼ tsp grapefruit seed extract
  • 1 tablespoon of aloe vera gel
  • 5-10 drops essential oil

Instructions:

Mix coconut oil, shea butter and cocoa butter in a small saucepan or heat proof bowl. Heat gently over very low heat until ingredients are almost completely melted. Remove from heat and stir in olive oil and grapefruit seed extract. Let it cool for up to 30 minutes until the mixture is almost solid. Stir in essential oil and cold aloe vera gel. And now you’re done! Store in an air tight container. Mason jars are always a good idea.Screen Shot 2015-11-24 at 2.34.18 PM.png

Credits to:

http://www.popsugar.com/smart-living/DIY-Spa-Kit-36156429?crlt.pid=camp.T0RH49aJ7zxC

who i got the picture from

and

http://frugalfarmwife.com/article/homemade-body-lotion/

who i got the instructions and idea from

 

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Sugar Scrub

Peppermint Sugar Scrub

What you will need for this is:

  • 2 cups of white sugar
  • Food colouring (what ever colour you want the scrub to be)
  • 1/2 cups of coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon of peppermint essence

Instructions:

Put the coconut oil in the microwave for 15-20 seconds.Put the sugar, coconut oil, peppermint essence and the food colouring in a bowl and mix it all together. If the mix is too wet add some for sugar in. When consistent put into an container. I would suggest putting it in a mason jar or milk bottle.

Shoutout to Love Grows Wild who are got my idea from.

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http://lovegrowswild.com