|Posted on 7 March, 2017 at 9:35|
Lavender, Frankincense & Chamomile Soothing Lotion Bars
Lotion bars are similar to fluid lotion, but in a solid form.
Excellent way to help keep your skin soft, and protect your skin.
The warmth of your skin is sufficiently only to marginally liquefy the bar as you rub it between your hands or over your skin.
The lotion bar will melt into the skin when applied on dry skin such as elbows, split heels, hands. Also can be for after sun soother.
½ Cup beeswax pellets
½ Cup Olive Oil
½ Cup Coconut Oil
½ Cup Shea butter
5 drops doTerra Lavender Essential Oil
5 drops doTerra Roman Chamomile Essential Oil
5 drops doTerra Frankincense Essential oil
(for texture 3 tablespoons off dried lavender buds,3 tablespoons dried chamomile flowers,)
1/ Infuse the herbal oil by placing the dried flowers in a heatproof bowl Add olive oil and coconut oil.
2/ Pre-heat the oven to 200 Fahrenheit, place the glass bowl in the oven. Turn off oven off and let the herbs infuse for 4-6 hours.
3/ Remove the bowl from the oven and set aside to cool. Strain the oil out of the herbs through a strainer.
4/ Place the infused oil, Shea butter, and beeswax in the double saucepan and stir the ingredients until they melt completely.
5/ stir in the Lavender , Frankincense, Chamomile oil essential oils.
6/Pour the liquid Lotion into moulds and allow to harden.
( takes approx 6-8 hours)