Homemade Chocolate Body Butter That Soothes Irritations, And Softens Dry And Scaly Skin
If the label on the skin care products you use says that they’re all natural, this doesn’t necessarily mean they are completely made of herbs, without alcohol and without suspicious substances, such as parabens or sodium lauryl sulfate. This is merely an indication that your favorite body butter has an extract of some plant in its composition!
Knowing this, it’s best for you to read the label carefully before you buy the skin care product. Always ask yourself, is the cosmetics really natural?! Also, we recommend you to try and make them at home, of completely natural ingredients.
How To Make A Natural Body Butter?
Natural soaps, cold-pressed vegetable oils and vegetable butters are ideal ingredients for intensive skin care, which won’t irritate the skin and cause adverse health effects. You can use a few of these ingredients to make your own body butter, which will be 100% natural, with an amazing smell and it’ll deeply hydrate your skin.
Here we show you how to make this amazing chocolate body butter from 3 completely natural and edible ingredients. Coconut oil, cocoa butter and Shea butter, all of which deeply hydrate the skin, protect the skin from the damaging UV rays, prevent sunburns, slow down the formation of wrinkles, help heal scars, regenerate scaly and dry skin, help the skin retain elasticity and soothe irritations.
To make this body butter, you’ll need the following:
– 80g of raw cocoa butter
– 80g of Shea butter
– 20g of coconut oil
– 1 Vitamin E capsule (optional)
Use a double boiler, to melt the cocoa butter. Put the coconut oil, Shea butter and the content of the vitamin E capsule in a food processor, add the melted cocoa butter, and pulse until the ingredients combine. Transfer the butter mixture in a glass jar and put it in the fridge overnight (leave the jar open).
When you remove it from the fridge the next day, you should have a semi-solid butter-like mixture. Et voilà! Your chocolate body butter is ready to use!
You can use it for everyday skin care, on your face and body. Store it at room temperature, in a closed glass jar.
It’s smell of chocolate and coconut will make you wanna eat it!! J
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