Gorgeous wetness from the copra oil, revitalis medication properties of the honey, and a sour bit of citrus build this body wash distinctive. You may have a home spa day with each shower after you use this luxury, honey-sweet, coconutty, sunshine-scented moisturizing body wash.
YIELDS: sixteen ounces
1⁄2 cup extra-virgin copra oil
1⁄2 cup raw honey
20 drops sweet orange volatile oil
10 drops lemon volatile oil
6 drops Anthemis nobilis volatile oil
1 cup unscented liquid soap
What you may need: double saucepan, bowl, wire whisk, funnel, measure cups, 16-ounce bottle and cap
1. To Make: Begin the double saucepan on medium heat. Once it reaches a boil, scale back heat to simmer. Place the copra oil within the prime of the double saucepan and canopy. Simmer till it’s molten, stirring sometimes. To preserve the useful botanicals, don’t overheat. take away from heat; take the highest pan out the double saucepan and wipe it dry with a towel. Place the honey into the blending bowl and add the copra oil, exploitation the rubber spatula to urge the rest out of the pan. Whisk the ingredients along for a second. Add the essential oils and whisk to mix. Next, add the soap, stirring gently with the whisk to form a standardized liquid. Don’t overwhisk, as this activates the soap bubbles. Use the funnel to fastidiously pour into your bottle and cap tightly.
2. To Store: Store in bottle. Label with contents and date and use inside a year.
3. To Use: Use as body wash in your shower or bathtub. Apply to damp skin in little, upward motions. Rinse well.