Lavender Body Cream Recipe
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Lavender Body Cream Recipe

Recipe makes 4- 4 oz. jars of body lotion.

Ingredients Found At Natures Garden:

Directions:

Other Ingredients & Equipment You'll Need:
Scale
Stove
Water
Mixing Bowl
Mixing Spoon
Stick Blender
Pots (3)

Total Recipe Amounts:
286 grams Distilled Water
23 grams Vegetable Glycerin 
18 grams of Cocoa Butter Golden Natural
45 grams of Safflower Oil
22 grams Argan Oil
4 grams Vitamin E Oil
36 grams Silky Emulsifying Wax
5 grams of Stearic Acid
6 grams Optiphen Preservative 
6 grams Lavender Essential Oil
4 drops Da Bomb Soap Dye Red
2 drops Da Bomb Soap Dye Blue
 
Step 1: Clean and sanitize your work area and all of your packaging materials. It is suggested that you wear gloves, protective clothing, and a hair net while preparing this recipe.
 
Step 2: Prepare the water. In a small pot, heat distilled water to at least 180F, and hold for 20 minutes to kill bacteria. Weigh out the water and add the vegetable glycerin. Mix.
 
Step 3: Prepare the oils. Weigh out the cocoa butter, safflower oil, argan oil, vitamin E oil, emulsifying wax, and stearic acid. Melt them to 140 degrees Fahrenheit. 
 
Step 4: Take vegetable glycerin and water mixture and add the oils. Stick blend.
 
Step 5: Once your mixture is at 120F, add the Optiphen preservative, the blue and red Da Bomb soap dyes, and lavender essential oil. Once again, stick blend. Allow the cream to drop to room temperature, stick blending periodically.
 
Step 6: Place the cream in your jars.
 
We hope that you enjoy you lavender body cream!
 
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