Homemade Sun Block

By CSL Staff
June 16, 2015

 

 

Homemade Sun Block City Style and Living Magazine

K&S Media.

 

You’ll know all the ingredients that have gone into the sun block and have fun making it too!

100    ml coconut butter
100     ml shea butter
200     ml almond oil
200     ml walnut oil
200     ml flax oil
200     ml olive oil
3     capsules (400 IU) vitamin E
1 -2     leaves aloe vera
4 bags of chamomile tea

Melt coconut butter and shea butter in a pot over low heat.  Add the bags of chamomile tea and finely chopped aloe vera leaves.  Simmer over low heat for 10 minutes (be careful not to overheat to smoking point).  Strain and let cool then add mixture to olive oil.  Combine with walnut, almond and flax oils.  Open vitamin E capsules and add.  Bottle the mixture and shake well before using.

This original article was first published in the Summer 2015 issue of City Style and Living Magazine.