Nowadays the market is flooded with all kinds of miraculous skin and body care products. You can choose from the mineral- and chemical-based ones. Some might be skeptical when it comes of plants and natural remedies.
However undoubtedly the organic recipes are time-tested, and no one can deny their effect on our skin. Nature offers all the necessary ingredients to furnish our skin with the proper conditioning and nourishment. Besides being a money-saver method, homemade body lotions can also increase the resistance of the body towards damaging effects.
Moreover the best way to test their efficiency is to follow some carefully defined instructions and create your own homemade and organic beauty products.
Due to the common ingredients you’ll be able to prepare larger amounts and all kinds of lotions. Lip balms, shampoos, conditioners and last but not least body lotions will complete your beauty care kit for a great complexion. Here are some of the easiest homemade body lotion recipes.
Olive Oil and Aloe Vera
In order to create the following recipe you’ll use two of the most precious natural ingredients used in beauty care.
Indeed olive oil having the quality of an efficient nourishing treatment, a conditioner and even healer, will enhance the healthy cell reproduction and will protect the immunity of the skin towards external harms.
Aloe Vera on the other hand is a miraculous remedy for scars and other skin problems as acne or rashes. Make sure you use fresh plants to bring out the best of their effect.
All you need for the homemade body lotion is: 1/4 cup of Aloe Vera juice, 1 cup of olive oil and additionally 5 capsules of Vitamin E. These ingredients will create the perfect combination for your body.
In order to be able to mix the two basic ingredients use preferably a blender. This will soften the hard aloe and will enhance the absorption of the olive oil. The mixture should be additionally completed with the 5 capsules of Vitamin E, a nutrient that boosts the elasticity of the skin and serves as the basic supplement for a healthy body.
In order to maintain the quality of the lotion, especially if we prepared a larger amount, make sure you store it in a dark colored bowl or container. Use the body lotion with great confidence when it comes of conditioning your body.
Chamomile and Honey
There are several harmful ingredients in chemical-based body lotions. What could be more safe than create your own one, following some simple instructions and using only 100% natural ingredients. Chamomile in combination with honey is a smashing recipe to eliminate all the toxins from the skin and at the same time offer the proper protection for the body.
The basic ingredients to this lotions are: 4 tbs of honey, 1 cup of dried chamomile, 8 tsp of wheat germ and finally 1 cup of organic milk. These will serve as basic elements to prepare a soothing and protective body lotion.
First of all warm the milk then gradually add the dried chamomile. With the help of the simmer pour down the liquid from the chamomile. Add the 4 tbs of honey and the wheat germ to this and there you g have the homemade body lotion. Store it in the refrigerator and use it frequently.