Recipes For Homemade Hand Creams

Thursday, 28 January 2016 04:28
Ashley Daisy
Ashley Daisy

Zon Staff

The skin on our hands needs a deep moisturisation and nourishment because we do all of our work with our hands, such as washing, cleaning, cooking,…Especially, in winter, it’s necessary to soften the hands and hand cream can do this task.

You don’t need to buy hand cream anywhere since we can make our own handcream with the use of simple ingredients to make your hands appear younger and soft.

Today’s post wil share with you two recipes to  make hand creams at home with easy ingredients. Scroll down to know more:

RECIPE 1: Moisturising Hand Cream

Ingredients For Moisturising Hand Cream: 1/2 cup shea butter, 2 tablespoons of jojoba oil or almond oil, 10 drops of rosemary oil, 20 drops of lavender oil, 7 drops of carrot seed oil, 5 drops of tea tree oil.

Method Of Preparation: Melt the shea butter on a low heat. After melting, add jojoba oil and put it in the freezer to form a solid cream for just 15 minutes but don't over-freeze it. It should achieve a consistency of a cream. Take out the cream and add to it all the essential oils. Whip the mixture until it's soft and looks like a thick whipped cream. Transfer the cream into a jar and use it to get softer and beautiful hands with regular use.

RECIPE 2: Homemade Hand Lotion

Ingredients For Homemade Hand Lotion: 1/2 cup of olive oil or almond oil, 1/4th cup of beeswax, 1/4th cup of coconut oil 1 teaspoon of vitamin E oil, 1 teaspoon of lavender oil.

Method Of Preparation: Heat on a slow flame to melt coconut oil and beeswax in a bowl. After it gets melted, switch off the flame and mix it with the rest of the ingredients. Store it in a jar and use it as required for effective results.