Sophie Uliano's Homemade Lavender Hand Salve
Makes 4 4-Ounce Jars
7 tbsp beeswax 7 tbsp Shea Butter 3/4 cup Grapeseed Oil 4 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp Vitamin E Oil 1tsp Lavender Essential oil 1tsp Lemon Essential oil You can transform the hand salve into a chest rub by substituting the Essential Oils with: 1 tsp Eucalyptus Essential Oil 1 tsp Tea Tree Essential Oil
Place a bowl over a saucepan of boiling water (or a Bain Marie). Place the beeswax, Shea Butter, Grapeseed Oil, and Olive oil into the bowl, and allow them to completely melt. Remove the bowl from the heat. Add the vitamin E oil and essential oils. Stir well, and pour into sterilized* mason jars. *To Sterilize jars, run them through a hot dishwasher cycle. Check Sophie out at www.SophieUliano.com. Follow Sophie Uliano on Twitter @SophieUliano, find her on Facebook Page GorgeouslyGreen, and check her out on Pinterest: GorgeouslyGreen.