Great for minor cuts, scrapes, minor burns, diaper rash, eczema, dry skin, & MORE…this is Awesome, love, love, love it… : )
�1/2 cup coconut oil (proven to help heal burns – plus it�s anti-microbial, anti-bacterial, & a great moisturizer � read more here)
�1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil (full of vitamins & a great moisturizer � read more here)
�1/4 cup dried comfrey (a herb for healing woulds)
�1/4 cup dried calendula (a herb for healing woulds & skin irritations )
�2oz beeswax (equals out to 2 of the 1oz bars or 4 tablespoons)
�2 tablespoons of honey (natural moisturizer with anti-microbial properties )
�10 drops lavender essential oil (anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, & analgesic ) (optional)
In a medium pot – mix the coconut oil, olive oil, dried comfrey, & dried calendula. Cook on medium heat, stirring occasionally, for 20 minutes. Strain the herbs from the oil using a cheesecloth or coffee filter. Discard of the herbs.
Wipe any remaining herbs from the pot you used, and add the oil back to the pot. Turn the heat to medium. Stir in the honey (if using) until completely combined. Then, add in the beeswax – stirring until completely melted. Mix in the lavender essential oil, if using.
Pour the mixture into your jars. Stir it occasionally while it cools to ensure even settling. Seal once set.
- Note : Having the honey mix in evenly can be somewhat tedious, so you can opt to omit it if you wish.
Each batch makes 16 ounces.It keeps for a year.