DIY Shimmering Body Butter
Today's Therapy Thursday recipe uses cardamom essential oil and is a DIY Shimmering Body Butter by Wild for Nature. This is a non greasy recipe that will leave your skin feeling amazing.
Ingredients: – 45g shea butter – 25g mango butter – 15g grapeseed oil – 5g safflower oil – 5g tapioca starch – 4 drops vitamin e oil – 3 g bronze mica powder – 5 drops cardamom essential oil – 15 drops grapefruit essential oil – 10 drops cedarwood essential oil – 5 drops cinnamon bark essential oil
Instructions: Melt mango butter in a double boiler (on medium-low heat) Add shea butter and stir until melted (it doesn’t take long) Remove the bowl from heat and wait for it to cool down Once the mixture is warm but not hot any longer, add grapeseed oil, safflower oil, mica, and essential oils. Stir well Add tapioca starch and stir until tapioca has dispersed completely Place the mixture into the fridge for 20 minutes Whip the oils until you get a fluffy consistency Set aside for another 10 minutes and repeat the whipping