By Ananda Wilson of AmritaApothecary.com
(Makes 6-8 oz)
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
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!!