Blissful Body Butter Recipe

By | March 5, 2014

By Ananda Wilson of AmritaApothecary.com

(Makes 6-8 oz)

Ingredients:

1 1/2 oz Beeswax

4 oz Olive oil (I like mine infused w/ herbs; Chamomile, Comfrey St. Johns Wort, Calendula etc.)

1 TBSP Cocoa butter

10-30 Drops Vitamin E oil

1-2 Tbsp Shea Butter

Essential oils of

Carrot Seed 20 drops

Lavender 30 drops

Geranium 10 drops

Optional-Frankincense 20 drops

Directions:

Melt your beeswax, cocoa butter and olive/herb oil in the upper portion of a double boiler over low heat.

Remove from heat, carefully dry the water off the bottom.

Add the shea butter, vitamin E, and then the essential oils and swirl to incorporate.

Pour into container/s of choice and allow to fully cool before capping.

Slather on before bed or after bathing for buttery rich and soothed skin!!


Ananda Wilson is a renowned herbalist and aromaist extraordinaire! For more exquisite recipes and tempting creations please visit AmritaApothecary.com

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