Soft, luscious smooth and beautiful skin full of life is every woman’s dream. Taking proper care and pampering and caressing your skin is an absolute must if you wish to have the perfect skin. Cleansing toning and moisturizing is an unconditional must for healthy skin. When we talk about moisturizing the use of a good moisturizer will work wonders for the skin. Though number of skin moisturizers are available in beauty stores it is always better to go for a homemade moisturizer for the simple reason that they will contain natural ingredients which will have no adverse effect on skin.
One such famous and absolutely divine homemade moisturizing cream is “Chocolate and Rose hand and body cream. Not only is it trouble free to make it also is one of the best homemade creams and can be stored for long period of time without any hassles and worries
Listed Below Are Two Methods Of Making This Lovely Cream At Home
You will require 11/2 tablespoon of coconut oil,1 tablespoon of argan oil,1 tablespoon of beeswax,1/4 tablespoon each of rose essential oil, walnut oil and castor oil and last but not the least around 25 drops of cocoa absolute. While both coconut oil and argan oil are rich with vitamin E and essential fatty acid and thus act as great moisturizers; coconut oil with its antibacterial action helps keep infections away.
Take beeswax in a container and melt it by holding the container in boiling water (double boiler technique).Keep stirring continuously. Once the beeswax has melted add the coconut oil, argan oil, castor oil and walnut oil one by one and mix well All the oils will melt in the beeswax. Now add the cocoa absolute and rose essential oil. Mix well and allow it to stand for some time. Give it a final stir and store it in a container. Instead of walnut oil you can use some other oils like evening primrose oil or even pumpkin seed oil which have healing properties.
You will need a half cup of coconut oil, a quarter cup of Shea butter ,a quarter cup of cocoa butter, about one and half tablespoon of aloe vera juice ,one tablespoon of sweet almond oil(you can even use jojoba oil instead of sweet almond oil) and a quarter tablespoon of rose essential oil.
Take the coconut oil, shea butter and cocoa butter in a container Melt all the three on a double boiler. One the ingredients have melted remove from the double boiler and stir well. Now add the aloe vera juice, sweet almond oil and the rose essential oil and mix well. Store the cream in a container and use it when you require.
In order to use the chocolate and rose hand and body cream first pour warm water on your legs and hands and the parts of the body where you wish to apply the cream. Now apply the cream generously and leave it overnight. Next day you will have soft and beautiful skin that you have always wanted. Regular use of the cream will obviously have more impact.
This hand and body cream is not only easy to make but it also smells divine and is also versatile with regards to the ingredients that you use .You can use essential oils of your choice and make variations as per your requirement. So nourish and indulge your skin with this amazing chocolate and rose hand and body cream.