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Homemade Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter Recipe

Homemade Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter Recipe
Does your moisturizer make you nervous? Let me guess: it’s either filled with questionable ingredients or wildly expensive. Or both. Like you, I’ve been seeking a natural alternative to those bottles of creamy (but chemical-laden) conventional lotions. It hasn’t been easy. Coconut oil has always been a top contender, but it wasn’t until I tried a new coconut oil body butter recipe that I finally found my personal holy grail moisturizer. Whip It: The Secret to Moisturizing with Coconut Oil I’ve been having an on again, off again love affair with coconut oil as a moisturizer for a few years now. Heating the jar to melt the oil never worked for me, either, because I chronically forgot to do it! One day I ran across a recipe for whipped shea butter, and this got me thinking: can you whip coconut oil? The result was a superbly light and fluffy moisturizer that far exceeded my expectations. Want to try it out? What to do: 1. 2. 3. Looking for the best high quality essential oils?

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All-natural body butter. The inspiration for making a natural, whipped body butter came from my sister asking if I could “whip something up for her dry feet.” I then started my research on products that did not involve any preservatives. Hence the decision to create a quality, all-natural, whipped body butter. Lotions contain water and therefore require a preservative. Cleaning Green:{Natural Cleaning Recipes} Getting back to basics! Grandma was right with her home remedies and holistic approach to everything from beauty treatments to cleaning the home! We are getting back to basics here! Along with creating a healthier lifestyle, we have renewed our determination to improve the "health" of our home environment. With that said, we have started by replacing our unhealthy cleaning products with homemade, all natural cleaning solutions.

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Body Butter Recipe *Because of the popularity of this recipe on pinterest, I am getting many, many questions that are more suited for an expert. This is a raw food site, this was my first attempt at body butter, it worked better than I could have hoped for and if you make this recipe as stated, it will work great for you too!! I am sorry but I can’t answer the technical questions. Cheers!* I made my first batch of body butter today. frugalandthriving.com.au Posted on October 23 by Melissa Goodwin · 7 Comments One day I want to have my own range of natural skin care products. I’ve spent about a year looking into the process of making different products, researching ingredients and the value of choosing natural over chemical skin care.

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