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The Best DIY Body Butter - Doesn't Feel Greasy! I love sharing my recipes with you.

The Best DIY Body Butter - Doesn't Feel Greasy!

It is, after all, the reason that I started this blog…but it really has become so much more then that. It’s my creative outlet, a way to connect with like-minded people, a place where I can learn and grow within my writing and photography…and I great way to distract myself from my looming infertility issues (bet I never told you that before!) However, although I love to share my recipes, and then read success stories in the comments (like my life-changing facial cleanser recipe!)

Homemade Ultra-Moisturizing Lotion (without Coconut Oil) Note: This recipe is used as a lotion.

Homemade Ultra-Moisturizing Lotion (without Coconut Oil)

In the container, the final product feels more like a thick body butter versus a pump lotion. Once spread on the skin it acts as an amazing moisturizing lotion. Homemade Lotions and Balms -Simple Life Mom. I’ve tried out a few recipes for lotion and have found some that I really love.

Homemade Lotions and Balms -Simple Life Mom

Homemade lotions and balms have cured any skin problems that I’ve had and are the best for those dry winter months. This is available in My Shop as well. The Whipped Shea Butter is what I use as my main lotion after I get out of the shower. It takes me 5 minutes to make and makes about 8 oz, so it fits perfect into an 8 oz jelly jar. A little bit goes a long way. Simple 3-Ingredient Facial Hemp Oil Moisturizer - Живая Еда Тони Огино. A couple of years ago, I decided it was time to ditch the toxins found in our bathroom.

Simple 3-Ingredient Facial Hemp Oil Moisturizer - Живая Еда Тони Огино

From lotions to body wash to make-up, the amounts of chemical toxins I put on my body was astounding. With the urge for simplicity and natural living, I started developing my own replacements for things like cream and lotion. This recipe is one of my favourite daily moisturizer and I hope you will like it as well. Ingredient #1 – Your “Base” or “Carrier” Oil – Hemp seed oil. RECIPE: Hemp Lotion (from scratch) Healing Herbal Hemp & Shea Lotion - Humblebee & Me. This herb spiked lotion features some of my favourite eczema fighting ingredients, making it perfect for the onset of winter.

Healing Herbal Hemp & Shea Lotion - Humblebee & Me

Instead of using plain water in this lotion, I’ve made an herbal infusion. With soothing marshmallow root and chamomile, and healing calendula and comfrey it’s a great base for a soothing, healing lotion. My oils are shea butter and hemp seed oil, both powerful eczema-busting oils. Straight shea butter is the best natural eczema treatment I’ve found, but it is rather greasy—this lotion is a much lighter way to get your buttery fix. Colloidal oatmeal, raw honey, vegetable glycerin, and allantoin round out the recipe with great soothing, skin softening, and healing properties.