Sun care cream

sun care cream

Makes: 1 Cup |Prep time: < 10 min.

INGREDIENTS: 

¼ cup Beeswax Pellets ¼ cup Shea Butter ¼ Cup Jojoba Oil ¼ Cup Sweet almond oil 2 Tbsps. Zinc oxide powder (non-nano and avoid inhaling) 10 Drops Lavender Essential Oil 10 Drops Carrot Seed Essential Oil


METHOD

Melt the Beeswax, Jojoba & Almond oil oils and Shea butter on low heat in a double boiler.

When the pellets have melted (about 6-8mins), blend and slowly add the Zinc Powder Once the mixture has cooled slightly add the Essential oils.

Store in Silicon Squeezy tube or glass jar.


THERMAL APPLIANCE METHOD

Melt the Beeswax, Jojoba & Almond oil oils and Shea butter on low heat at 60 degrees in thermomix.

When the pellets have melted (about 6-8mins), blend and slowly add the Zinc Powder Once the mixture has cooled slightly add the Essential oils.

Store in Silicon Squeezy tube or Glass jar.
TO USEApply to exposed skin while in the sun. this suncare cream is water resistant but not water proof. Reapply often if wet or sweaty or every 1-2 hours as needed.

Note: I am unable to offer advice on the formulation of sun screens and sun blocks as these are regulated by the TGA.  Cosmetics Info Org is a good starting point to research these products.

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