Make a Soothing Botanical Lotion Bar

Dry skin?

Treat it kindly.

Use these natural ingredients in a mold to make pretty, sweetly scented, soft-skin feeling botanical lotion bars.

These make nice gifts for a friend and great bridal or baby shower favors!

You can custom blend drops of essential oils to relieve stress.

The process is super simple and the ingredients are available at many health food markets.

Terri O Super SimpleIngredients:

1 Tbsp. jojoba oil, grapeseed oil or apricot kernel oil

(You may also mix two oils together to equal 1 Tbsp.)

1 Tbsp. shea butter

200 I.U. vitamin E oil

1 Tbsp. minus 1/8 tsp. beeswax

1/2 tsp. essential oil, any variety

Project Instructions:

Melt wax and remove 1/8 tsp. Add jojoba, grapeseed or apricot kernel oil. Remove from heat and add vitamin E and essential oil. Pour into lotion bar tubes or molds and let set before putting cap on. Allow mixture to set 12 hours before using. Makes two 3/4-oz. lotion bars.

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