You will love this fun project to do at home on how to make the best-whipped body cream. This diy idea smells so good you will be tempted to eat it. All of the ingredients used are safe for the skin. With all natural ingredients that are nourishing and moisturizing for the skin but not greasy. You are sure to love the smell. After making you can put the body butter in little mason jars and tie them with a string, you might even consider giving this diy idea as a gift to friends and family.
For this fun project to do at home, you will find a recipe for white chocolate body butter and one for regular body butter that doesn't smell like chocolate whichever you prefer. This lovely smelling recipe uses simple natural ingredients like shea butter, coconut oil, sweet almond oil and your favorite essential oil. You don't need any special tools for this body butter recipe other than a small pot or double boiler and a hand or stand mixer. You will want to mix all of the ingredients together until they are fluffy and stiff peaks form, just like whipped cream. This easy to make body butter recipe looks as good as it smells and is sure to be a DIY idea you will try again.
You can use essential for all sorts of natural home remedies and health and beauty ideas. Essential oils are typically extracted through a process known as distillation, which usually uses steam. Other processes for the extraction of essential oils from plants can include expression, absolute oil extraction, solvent extraction, resin tapping, and cold pressing. Some examples of how you can use essential oils in your everyday life include using tea tree oil added to the bath for a soothing bath. You can also add baking soda to help soften hard water and make relaxing bath soak. Essential oils have been for several years for insect repellents. Several essential oils have insect repelling qualities. A good example is a combination of citronella and patchouli oils. These two essential oils can be made into soap to wash with before you head outside during mosquito season. Essential oils can act as great all natural fragrances that can be used to scent bath soaks and shampoos. You can also put a drop of your favorite pure essential oil onto your wrist as an alternative to perfumes that contain alcohol. Essential oils may also be used in food and drink recipes for flavoring. Essential oils can also be used to scent homemade household cleaning products. Essential oils have also been used in history medicinally as an all natural remedy for hundreds of years.
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