What you put on your skin is as important as what you eat! Go natural with wholesome ingredients like the ones in this face moisturizer. Some ingredients are easiest to find online at iherb.com, vitacost.com, or PipingRock.com. Look for small glass jars to store your moisturizer.
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Makes Two 2-ounce jars
1/4 cup shea butter
2 Tbsp. virgin coconut oil
1 tsp. vitamin E oil
1 tsp. Argan oil
1 Tbsp. cocoa butter
2 tsp. beeswax
1/2 tsp. hyaluronic acid powder
Optional for anti-inflammatory effects and pleasant scent
1/2 tsp. lavender essential oil
10 drops frankincense essential oil
10 drops sandalwood essential oil
10 drops geranium essential oil
Optional for SPF addition
1 Tbsp. zinc oxide
Melt the shea butter, coconut oil, cocoa butter and beeswax over very low heat or in a double boiler. Remove from heat and add liquid oils, vitamin E, hyaluronic acid powder, and zinc oxide if desired. Mix well and add the essential oils if desired. Stir well again. Pour while still warm and liquid into 2-ounce wide-mouthed jars. Cool until hardened. Rub fingers over moisturizer to lightly moisturize around eyes, face, and neck. Long-term storage best in refrigerator.