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.
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