When you make your own homemade lotion you can triple its relaxing effects by giving yourself (or your partner) a nice massage with it and by adding a few drops of essential oil to derive a specific aromatherapy benefit from it.
Here is a quick, easy, and natural homemade hand lotion recipe that you can make at home. I think it’s the best hand lotion recipe you can whip quickly and without too many ingredients.
Homemade Hand Cream Recipe – Coconut
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Ingredients for the Best Homemade Hand Lotion Recipe
|75 g||(5 tbs)||Coconut Oil|
|25 g||(4 tsp)||Almond Oil|
|10 drops||Lemon Essential Oil|
|10 drops||Lavender Essential Oil|
- 1. In a double-boiler, melt the coconut oil.
- 2. Add the almond oil and mix well.
- 3. Remove the mixture from the heat and add the essential oils.
- 4. Mix well and pour into a clean glass jar. Don’t forget to label your jar with today’s date and the content.
Other Great Hand Lotions
Origin used some of their easy aromatherapy recipes when they made their ginger hand lotion.
Some people say that the best hand lotion is the L’Occitan Butter Hand Cream. It is a non-greasy hand lotion that contains organic shea butter, coconut oil, and almond oil.
Your dry hands will thank you for letting them experience this light hand lotion with honey, almond extracts, and coconut oil blended with shea butter. This lotion recipe gets absorbed almost instantly to heal your dry skin.
Another solution for dry fingers (and dry elbows, knees, etc.) is to use the hand cream recipe contained in the Lemon & Olive Oil Cuticle Balm. This rich butter contains coconut oil, shea butter, and olive oil. It has a heavenly delicious scent!