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You'll love this simple Coconut Lavender Moisturizer Recipe!
Have you ever been in a situation where you’ve run out of your favorite natural moisturizer, and aren’t in a position to get more right away?
I want to share a recipe for making your own moisturizer in a pinch. It only requires two ingredients, both of which you may already have!
They are coconut oil and Lavender essential oil.
This easy moisturizer recipe can be a real “life saver” if you run out of moisturizer and can’t get more right away. (It may even become your new favorite moisturizer!)
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Simply Elegant Body Cream is quick to make and doesn't require any melting on the stove. This body cream has a lovely thick texture, and coats dry skin beautifully. Even a small amount of this cream is deeply moisturizing--and it lasts for hours! If you love the aromas of shea butter, coconut oil and Neroli, you just might fall in love with this easy to make homemade body cream. Shea butter is famous for its moisturizing abilities--and is used for healing and cooking by women in Africa. Coconut oil is perfect for addressing dry, irritated skin (and even conditions like inflammation). Neroli is a gentle citrusy, floral scent, and the oil is known to support skin healing and soothe pain. The addition of the German Chamomile hydrosol to this body cream brings a surprisingly sweet and fruity aroma. Some uses for your body cream: take care of your skin after sun exposure preventing stretch marks during pregnancy for dry skin, hair and nails as a nighttime moisturizer to soothe itchy, irritated skin […]
Many massage therapists just love marula oil for massage, because of its silky consistency and the benefits it holds for a wide range of skin conditions. Marula oil is a light and lovely South African carrier oil. It has a gentle aroma that easily blends with most essential oils, which is just another reason people love using marula oil for massage. […]