I have already mentioned how this year I am trying to simplify my gift giving while maintaining homemade gifts for my family & friends. Lotion isn’t an easy thing to perfect, especially if you have water or water-based ingredients. If water is involved you must use a preservative, and that isn’t something I have had the time to read up on yet. So, to simplify the process, I choose one of our unscented lotions or creams and customized it for the gift recipient! Simple, right? Let’s take a look at how this would work…
What you’ll need:
What you’ll do:
For each ounce of your chosen product, add 1/2 mL (or 10 drops) of essential oil. Be sure to use a stirring rod or spatula to fully incorporate the essential oils into the cream/lotion! This takes deceptively longer than you’d think, so keep stirring! Package and gift!
Nice options for lotion combinations would be (per ounce of your chosen carrier, lotion, or aloe):
*You can always use one of our synergies, which are pre-blended for certain purposes, to add to your unscented lotion as well.