Homemade Face Cream

Ingredientsfinished lotion

  • ¼ cup almond oil
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 2 tablespoons beeswax
  • ½ teaspoon vitamin E oil (about 7 capsules)
  • 1 tablespoon shea butter


  1. Place all ingredients in a glass jar (canning) in a pan with water.  The water level should be about 3/4 of the way up the side of the jar.
  2. Bring the water bath to a simmer until the ingredients have melted, stirring the contents occasionally.melting lotion
  3. Once the mixture has melted remove the jar from the water bath.  Every 5-10 minutes or so until the cream hardens stir the content vigorously with a fork, scrapping the cooled bits from the bottom and sides.oils cooling
  4. Once the cream reaches room temperature, add about 4 T of Rose Water and beat it with a stick blender.  This gives it a more lotion-like consistency.  Close the jar’s lid, and store in a cool place.

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