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Sunday, January 24, 2016

Coconut Shea Butter Homemade Shaving Cream

How to make natural homemade Coconut Shea butter shaving cream.


How to make natural homemade Coconut Shea butter shaving cream.Coconut Shea butter natural homemade shaving cream will leave your skin smooth and silky without using artificial ingredients. The ingredients in this recipe, Coconut Shea butter shaving cream are vegetable based and beneficial to your skin.

What is shea butter?


African shea butter is cream-colored oil extracted from the nut of the African shea tree. There are four types of shea butter, raw, unrefined, refined and ultra-refined. Shea butter has long been recognized for its emollient and healing properties, ideal for soothing skin in the dry climate of parts of Africa. Reports of its use go back as far as the 14th century. 


Coconut Shea Butter Natural Homemade Shaving Cream


Shea butter has long been recognized for its emollient and healing properties, ideal for soothing skin in the dry climate of parts of Africa. Ingredients:
1/4 cup coconut oil
1/2 cup unfiltered shea butter
2 tablespoons almond oil or palm oil
2 tablespoons liquid olive oil soap
1 tablespoons bentonite clay
5-10 drops coconut essential oil

Directions:
In a medium pot heat oils over medium heat. Add in olive oil soap, and clay, mix well. In a medium bowl beat mixture until light and fluffy. Pour it into a container with a tight fitting lid such as a mason jar. Store in a cool dark area when not in use, it can keep up to a month.


Did you know?

Bentonite clay is mud formed after volcanic ash has settled and aged in water. 

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