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Beauty,  Skin

Sunburn relief cream recipe

Susarithas

Ingredients needed:

Makes 2 8oz jars of cream

Aloe vera gel 2 cups
Coconut oil 4 tbsp
Emulsifying wax 2.5 tbsp
Vegetable stearic acid 2.5 tsp
Vitamin E oil 10 – 15 drops
Preservative 20 drops
Essential oil 20 – 30 drops
Isopropyl alcohol For cleaning
8 oz Mason jars 2

Method:

  • Clean all the utensils using isopropyl alcohol.
  • Measure all the ingredients and set aside.
  • In a bowl, add coconut oil, emulsifying wax and stearic acid. Melt the oils using a pot of boiling water.
  • In a separate bowl, add aloe vera gel. Heat the gel until they start to boil.
  • Once the gel is hot, add the melted oils and stir well.
  • Remove from heat and set aside.
  • Let the lotion cool down to 120F.
  • Add the essential oil, natural preservative and vitamin E oil. Stir well.
  • Transfer the lotion in a 8 oz mason jar or a plastic jar.

Note:

  • Add the preservative below 120F for it to be effective.
  • Clean all the utensils using an isopropyl alcohol to avoid mold and bacteria
  • You can substitute aloe vera gel with aloe vera juice


Susarithas

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