Homemade body lotions perfection is something that takes time to achieve. But there are easy recipes that you can try to get the perfection homemade lotions that are easy to pass around. You can use them as gifts, send it to friends and colleagues and also use on your own.
Here Are Some Simple Ideas And Recipes For Homemade Lotions
Uplifting Homemade Lotion
For making this lotion at home you will need 1/4 cup cocoa butter along with 1/8 cup each of coconut oil and almond oil. Along with this you will need about 100 drops of orange essential oil or a small bottle of the essential oil. You can use shea butter too if you want.
How To Make
Take a bowl and gently whip your cocoa butter or shea butter so that it melts. Then mix in the other oils including the orange oil. Now you have to whip all the ingredients well so that there is no solid left here. Now freeze it for some time. Take it out again and then whip once more. Freeze and then take out and store in a sterile jar. This will stay for some months.
Vitamin E Lotion
This is another easy to make lotion that requires minimal amount of work. All that you have to do is mix together about 16 ounces of a baby lotion of your choice with 8 ounces each of coconut oil and vitamin cream. Remember here that you should not use regular coconut oil but opt for the extra virgin version. Simply mix well and store in a container. Perfection homemade lotion for gifting and passing around.
Homemade Lavender Lotion
Lavender is one of the most soothing and preferred ingredients for homemade lotions. It helps you relax and leaves behind this beautiful fragrance. For making an easy lavender perfection homemade lotion, you need about 1/2 cup of extra virgin coconut oil. You will also need 25 drops of lavender oil along with 25 drops Melrose essential oil.
How To Make
For making this lotion, you have to melt the coconut oil over low heat in a double boiler. So boil some water and then place the coconut oil in another bowl on top. When the oil is just warm, add both of the oils. Keep stirring well. Once the oil cools down, it turns into a creamy and lotion-like structure.
Summer Non Greasy Homemade Lotion
If you want something for the summer months that provides you with a light fragrance, without being too overwhelming then this is the perfect option. For making this perfection summer lotion you need 1/2 cup of shea butter along with 1 spoon each of almond oil and jojoba oil. Add 10-12 drops of tea tree oil or lemon oil for that summer feel.
How To Make
Melt butter and oils over low heat or double boiler. Then let it cool. Once the mixture starts to get thick, add your essential oils and whip well. Let it set completely before pouring in jars.
Lime And Coconut Tan Homemade Lotion
Get rid of tan and get brighter skin tone with this amazing lotion. You don’t have to heat anything here. In a bowl, add 1/2 cup coconut oil along with 1 spoon of olive oil, 2 spoons of aloe vera gel and 20 drops each of lime and lemon oils. Then whip all the ingredients well with electrical mixer. This melts the ingredients well. Then let it set in a sterile jar and gift or pass around the perfection homemade lotion.