Homemade Hand Cream Recipes

These homemade hand cream recipes contain essential oils with proven aromatherapy benefits such as neroli for happiness, rose for an equilibrium booster and patchouli for its antiseptic and aphrodisiac properties.

Try it as you learn how to make homemade hand lotions and creams. You’ll need a bottle to store this light cream or lotion. Click here to see an example of an appropriate type of bottle.

Homemade Lotion Recipe

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Ingredients

5 ml (1 tsp) Monoi de Tahiti
160 ml (2/3 cup) Lotion Base
5 ml (1 tsp) Avocado Oil
5 ml (1 tsp) Organic Rose Water
5 Drops Neroli Essential Oil
5 Drops Rose Essential Oil
5 Drops Vanilla
5 Drops Orange Essential Oil
10 Drops Patchouli Essential Oil
Instructions
  • 1. In a double-boiler, melt the monoi de Tahiti.
  • 2. Remove from heat and add the lotion base. Mix well.
  • 3. Add the avocado oil and rosewater and mix well.
  • 4. Transfer to the bottle and let it cool for a few minutes.
  • 5. Shake well and add the essential oils and shake again.
  • 6. Label the bottle with today’s date and content.

Purchase Homemade Lotions and Creams

This Greenscape Organic Homemade Apple, Carrot & Oat Milk Nutritious Hand & Nail Cream will nourish and rehydrate your skin with organic Shea Butter and its carrot oil will protect and restore even the driest hands.

Who said that instant relaxation exercises would have to be difficult? Get instant peace of mind by buying Charity Pot Body Lotion by LUSH. This body cream can be used like you would a homemade hand cream. Your hands and body will feel very soft and you’ll feel great knowing that every single one of the pennies you spent went towards a charity (except taxes).

Its fair trade cocoa butter and natural oils are paired with easy aromatherapy recipes that contain marigold, geranium and ylang ylang essential oils.

Go ahead and check out the selection of hand and body creams with organic ingredients offered by Greenscape. They are good substitutes if you don’t have the time to make your own hand creams.

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Tired of chemical-laden lotions? You can make your own homemade hand lotion with natural ingredients.

The best hand lotion is often the one that you make with your favorite easy aromatherapy recipes that provide you with the aromatherapy benefits you are looking for.

If you are looking for a little inspiration, comfort and feeling boost, then jasmine essential oil may just be the essential oil for you.

The natural hand lotion recipe shown on this page also contains bergamot and petit grain. You should avoid exposing your skin to sunlight after putting on this lotion as bergamot is a photosensitizer that may cause discoloration of the skin. Learn more about bergamot here. Bergamot also has some anti-depressive properties and petit-grain will calm you down.

Homemade Hand Lotion Recipe

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Ingredients

100 ml (6 tbs) Light Lotion Base
50 ml (4 tbs) Oat Plant Milk
5 ml (1 tsp) Cornflower Water
15 drops Jasmine Essential Oil
10 drops Bergamot Essential Oil
5 drops Petitgrain Essential Oil
Instructions
  • 1. Pour the light lotion base into a glass or plastic bottle that can hold 200 to 250 ml (8 to 10 oz). Click here to view appropriate blue bottles.
  • 2. Add the oat plant milk and cornflower water, put the cap on and shake well.
  • 3. Add the essential oils, put the cap on and shake well.
  • 4. Make sure to create a label to indicate what your bottle contains.

Other Homemade Lotions

If you don’t have the time of patience to make your own homemade hand lotion, you can purchase the Dream Cream Body Cream by LUSH. LUSH calls this homemade lotion "an epidermal elixir of excellence." and it contains natural ingredients that transform dry and bumpy skin into baby skin.

Use it as a homemade hand lotion or as a body lotion. Simply use a small dollop on your skin before going to bed and your skin will be silky and comforted within days.

Although Sympathy for the Skin Body Cream by LUSH looks like vanilla bean custard, you can use it as a hand cream recipe or homemade body lotion. Once applied to your skin, sandalwood and almond scents will be released to join the vanilla scent. This natural hand and body lotion is substantial but not greasy and it will transform your weathered parched skin into a soft velvety skin.