Benefits: Protects skin from wind, cold and soothes dry irritated skin.
– Makes 2-3 treatments –
- 2 Tbsp. cocoa butter
- 1 tsp. honey
- 1/2 tsp. jojoba oil
- 1 drop bergamot essential oil
- 1 drop tea tree essential oil
- 1 drop lavender essential oil
In small double boiler melt cocoa butter until clarified. Remove from heat and pour into small glass dish. Add honey and stir well. In a separate glass dish combine essential oils with jojoba oil.
Combine ingredients and stir well. Store in covered container in cool place away from sun or heat. Let stand until warm to the touch. Apply to face and neck and leave on skin or remove after 30 minutes using tepid or cool water.
Note: Honey should not be fed to infants under one year of age. Honey is a safe and wholesome food for children and adults.
© Recipe provided courtesy of the National Honey Board. http://www.honey.com
Photo. Mister GC