DIY Hand Cream for Dry Hands
You will love this thick, moisturizing cream for dry, cracked hands!
Servings 1 container
- ½ cup lanolin
- ¼ cup shea butter
- 2 tsp beeswax
- 1 TBSP Vit. E oil
- 20 drops lavender essential oil
Gather all your ingredients Place about 2 teaspoons of this mixture on a small dish and let it cool.
Measure the lanolin, shea butter, beeswax pellets, and Vitamin E oil and add them to your pyrex measuring cup or double-boiler.
Over low heat, heat this mixture up until everything is melted and liquid. Note: the beewax will take longest to melt.
If you like your DIY hand cream to be a bit softer you can add 1-2 tablespoons of your favorite oil to thin it down a bit.
Add up to 20 drops of lavender essential oil.
Fill this hand cream into your preferred container and let it solidify at room temperature, in the refrigerator, or in the freezer.