Simply beautiful bars are loaded with natural moisturizing oils.
- 2 oz. shea butter
- 2 oz. cocoa butter
- 4 oz. grape seed oil
- 4 oz. beeswax
- 2 Tbsp. lavender essential oil (or other essential oil)
- Flexible silicone mold
Combine shea butter, cocoa butter and grape seed oil in bowl. Microwave, stirring every 30 seconds, until completely liquefied. In a double boiler on stovetop, melt beeswax over low heat. Stir continually until completely liquefied. Combine melted ingredients; add essential oil and stir thoroughly. Pour into mold. Let harden for 2 hours or until cool and solid. Remove from mold.
YIELD: About ten 1-1/2-oz. bars
STORE: In lidded container or sealable bag away from moisture
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For more information on working with essential oils and other natural bath and body ingredients, including safety tips, check out this handy guide.
DIY Solid Lotion Bars photography by Country Woman.