Moisturizing Hand Salve for Chapped, Dry Hands
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Equipment: Double boiler
Recipe type: DIY
Serves: ⅔ cup
  • 3 tablespoons unrefined shea butter
  • 3 tablespoons lanolin
  • 3 tablespoons organic, cold-pressed and hexagon-free castor oil
  • 5 drops myrrh (optional)
  • 5 drops patchouli (optional)
  • 5 drops geranium (optional)
How To Make
  1. In a double boiler, add the shea butter, lanolin and castor oil. Heat until all the ingredients become liquid.
  2. Transfer to the jar and cool for 10 minutes before stirring in the essential oils. Cool completely without putting the lid on.
  3. Label (include product name and date). Store at room temperature and use within 12 months.
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