Dry skin is not something that you like to deal with, right? This common problem affects a great number of people. In most cases, people rely on lotions and prescribed ointments and creams and see them as their first solution.
However, they do not always provide the desired results, and you will spend a fortune.
So, the best thing you should do if you are having dry skin is to try to solve your problem in a natural way. Forget about the toxic products that are not effective and expensive.
In fact, we have the perfect solution for you. A combination of raw, organic coconut oil and therapeutic essential oils will do wonders for your skin. Coconut oil is well-known for its various benefits.
However, if you have doubts about the effect of coconut oil on your skin, just apply some coconut oil before going to bed and after 1 week, you will notice the amazing results. Coconut oil is said to be one of the best natural skin care products.
Essential oils, on the other hand, will calm, enhance and heal your skin. This powerful combination will do wonders for your skin, trust me! Check out the recipe below and don’t hesitate to try it!
Note: The recipe contains photosensitive essential oils. This means that they react in the sun. So, make sure to use this moisturizing body butter at night and rinse it off in the morning!
Homemade Night-Time Body Butter Recipe
- 5 drops of lemon essential oil
- A cup of raw, organic coconut oil
- 5 drops of orange essential oil
- Zest of 1/2 orange (organic)
- Zest of 1/2 lemon (organic)
- Zest of 1/2 lime (organic)
Place the coconut oil in a small pan and heat it for 20 seconds or until it softens. Then, you should pour it into a bowl and stir well. Add the orange, lemon, and lime and stir well once again.
Then, add the essential oils and stir in order to combine everything. Make sure that the oil is not too hot when you mix it with the essential oils. So, you can place it in the refrigerator to harden a slightly.
Put it in a blender or mixer and whip it in order to get a fluffy mixture. Transfer it into a jar and make sure to keep it away from direct sunlight.
This homemade, non-toxic body butter will keep your skin smooth, moisturized and fresh!