Luscious Lotion Recipes and Tutorials

Our favorite luscious lotion recipes, conveniently gathered in one spot for your lotion making pleasure! Your skin will thank you for it! Recipes listed from newest (top) to oldest.

Frankincense Essential Oil Body Balm DIY

February 22, 2017

What You’ll Need: Four 4 oz. Bail Jars 9 oz. Avocado Oil 3 oz. Kokum Butter 2 oz. Cera Bellina Wax 0.2 oz. Frankincense Essential Oil Optional: Dropper ONE: Chop any large pieces of kokum butter into smaller pieces using a sharp knife. This helps the butter melt more easily. The smaller the pieces, the […]

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Chamomile and Coconut Oil Body Balm DIY

January 12, 2017

Chamomile is one of my favorite herbs to use in do-it-yourself beauty products. The use of chamomile in skincare has been traced all the way back to Ancient times, including ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. Today, chamomile is still ingested and applied to the skin for its anti-inflammatory properties. To add the skin-loving properties to this balm, coconut […]

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Lavender Lotion Bar Tutorial

November 30, 2016

What You’ll Need: 25 Mini Deodorant Tubes 3.5 oz. Argan Oil 3 oz. Avocado Butter 2 oz. White Beeswax 0.1 oz. Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil Optional: Lavender Lotion Bar Label Template ONE: In a small heat-safe container, combine the argan oil, avocado butter and white beeswax. Microwave on 30-60 second bursts until fully melted. Beeswax has a high melting point […]

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Cocoa Butter Cashmere Body Mousse DIY

October 19, 2016

What You’ll Need: Three Tall 8 oz. Bail Jars 8 oz. Avocado Butter 3 oz. Cocoa Butter Chunks 2 oz. Jojoba Oil 6 mL Cocoa Butter Cashmere Fragrance Oil Dropper ONE: Add the jojoba oil and cocoa butter into a small, heat-safe container. Melt in the microwave using 30-60 second bursts. Cocoa butter has a […]

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Green Smoothie Whipped Body Butter DIY

September 7, 2016

What You’ll Need: 15 oz. Avocado Butter 4.2 oz. Grapeseed Oil 5 mL Green Tea Extract 5 mL Green Smoothie Fragrance Oil 5 tsp. Arrowroot Powder Four 8 oz. Plastic Bail Jars Droppers ONE: In a large bowl, measure out 15 oz. of avocado butter. Using a hand blender or stand mixer, whip the butter […]

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Sunshine Lotion Tutorial

July 27, 2016

What You’ll Need: Three 8 oz. Bottles with White Disk Caps 18 oz. Distilled Water 0.7 oz. Argan Oil 2.4 oz. Sweet Almond Oil 1.4 oz. Emulsifying Wax 0.5 oz. Glycerin 0.5 oz. Stearic Acid 0.5 oz. Oat Extract 0.2 oz. Optiphen (preservative) 12 mL Canary LabColor 3 mL Sunflower Fragrance Oil 2 mL Southern Peach Fragrance […]

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Cuticle Salve Recipe

June 15, 2016

Recipe: 1.3 oz White Beeswax 1.0 oz Olive Oil, Pure 0.7 oz Shea Butter 6 mL Vitamin E Oil 3 mL Calendula Extract (oil-soluble) 3 mL Carrot Extract (oil-soluble) 3 mL Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil 2 mL Rosemary Essential Oil 12 Non-Stackable Clear Lip Butter Pots ONE: In a heat safe container, combine the Olive Oil and […]

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Whipped Amber Bronzing Body Butter

April 27, 2016

What You’ll Need: Three 8 oz. Plastic Bail Jars 6 oz. Avocado Butter 6 oz. Coffee Butter 4 oz. Cocoa Butter 8 mL Amber Fragrance Oil 3 mL Ancient Sedona Fragrance Oil 2 Tbs. Tapioca Powder 4 tsp. Copper Sparkle Mica ONE: In a heat safe container, add the cocoa butter and melt in the microwave […]

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Easy Creamy Cucumber Lotion DIY

March 16, 2016

What You’ll Need: Four 4 oz. Jars with White Twist Cap 16 fl. oz. Basic Lotion Base .2 oz. Cucumber Oak Fragrance Oil .6 oz. Cucumber Extract 1 mL Emerald LabColor 1/2 tsp. Kermit Green Mica DILUTING LABCOLOR: You’ll need to premix your LabColors in order to use them in this project. We like diluting the small bottle of […]

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Burnt Sugar Shimmer Lotion

February 3, 2016

What You’ll Need: 16 oz. Aloe Lotion 4.5 mL Burnt Sugar Fragrance 1 tsp. Lip Safe Copper Mica 1/8 tsp. Cappuccino Mica 6- 2 oz. Bottles with Black Disk Tops  ONE: Disinfect a clean spoon and heat safe container by spritzing 99% rubbing alcohol on the surface and allowing it to air dry. Wear gloves throughout the whole process […]

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Fresh Face Oil Free Lavender Lotion

December 23, 2015

What You’ll Need: 18.6 oz. Distilled Water .75 oz Sodium Lactate 1.2 oz. BTMS-50 .5 oz Isopropyl Myristate 2.4 oz Cyclomethicone .3 oz Optiphen .3 oz Tapioca Powder 3 mL 40/42 Lavender Essential Oil 8 oz. Bottles with White Disk Cap (3 bottles) EQUIPMENT PREP: Disinfect your utensils by dipping them in a 5% bleach water […]

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Gingerbread Man Lotion Bars

November 11, 2015

    What You’ll Need: Gingerbread Man Mold 2.4 oz. White Beeswax .7 oz. Coffee Butter 1.1 oz. Cocoa Butter 1.9 oz. Jojoba Oil 2.9 oz. Avocado Oil 4 mL Cinnamon Sugar Fragrance Oil Copper Sparkle Mica 99% Isopropyl Alcohol ONE: In a small heat safe container, add the white beeswax, coffee butter, cocoa butter, jojoba oil and […]

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Whipped Amber Bronzing Butter

September 30, 2015

  What You’ll Need: Three 8 oz. Glass Bail Jars 6 oz. Avocado Butter 6 oz. Coffee Butter 4 oz. Cocoa Butter 8 mL Amber Fragrance Oil 3 mL Ancient Sedona Fragrance Oil 2 Tbs. Tapioca Powder 4 tsp. Copper Sparkle Mica ONE: Put the cocoa butter in a heat safe container and melt in the microwave […]

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Moisturizing Heel Butter

August 19, 2015

What You’ll Need: 2.1 oz Fractionated Coconut Oil 1.4 oz. Avocado Oil 1 oz. Deodorized Cocoa Butter 1 oz. Castor Oil .7 oz. Cera Bellina Wax .7 ounces Shea Butter 8 oz. Glass Bail Jar ONE: Mix the avocado oil, fractionated coconut oil and castor oil in a large heat safe container. TWO: In another heat safe container, combine the cera bellina […]

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Rose & Aloe In-Shower Lotion

July 15, 2015

What You’ll Need: 16.5 oz. Aloe Vera Liquid 2.7 oz. Avocado Oil .7 oz. Green Tea Seed Oil 1 oz. BTMS-50 Conditioning Emulsifier .5 oz. Emulsifying Wax .2 oz. Sodium Lactate .9 oz. Glycerin Liquid .2 oz. Vitamin E Oil .4 oz. DL-Panthenol .2 oz. Aloe Extract .2 oz. Optiphen 9 mL Crisp Apple Rose […]

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Fresh Face Lavender and Aloe Lotion

June 10, 2015

What You’ll Need: 16.5 oz. Distilled Water 2.7 oz. Sweet Almond Oil 1.35 oz. Rice Bran Oil 1.2 oz. BTMS-50 .2 oz. Sodium Lactate .3 oz. Aloe Extract .9 oz. Glycerin .4 oz. DL Panthenol .2 oz Otiphen 3 mL Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil Three 8 oz. Bottles (White Disk Cap) EQUIPMENT PREP: Dip your equipment in a […]

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