Cleansing Cream

Ingredients: 5 teaspoons fresh coconut oil
5 teaspoons olive oil 2 teaspoons glycerin
4 teaspoons beeswax 5 tablespoons cucumber juice A pinch of borax Method: Melt the oil and wax by the double boiling method. Warm cucumber juices, glycerin and borax in a separate bowl until borax is dissolved. Add the cucumber, borax and glycerin mixture to the oil and whisk the mixture till it thickens. Cool. Excess may be stored in the fridge.

Lanolin cleansing cream

Ingredients: 2 tablespoon petroleum jelly
1 tablespoon lanolin
5 tablespoon olive oil
3 tablespoon sunflower oil or coconut oil
20-25 tablespoons water.
Method: Melt lanolin and oil by using the double boiling method. Add hot water and mix slowly. Remove from heat and beat the mixture well. This cream may be preserved in the fridge.

Geranium cleansing cream

Ingredients: 1 2 tablespoons emulsifying wax
1/2 tablespoon beeswax
1 tablespoon Johnson’s baby oil
1 tablespoon olive oil
4 tablespoon infusion of geranium leaves
a pinch of borax.
Method: Melt waxes and oils together. Heat geranium infusion and borax until borax is completely dissolved. Slowly pour the geranium solution into the oil - wax mixture. Beat until the mixture thickens and cools.

Almond cleansing cream

Ingredients: 5 tablespoons almond oil
1 tablespoon white wax
2 tablespoon lanolin
1 tablespoon rose water.
Method: Melt wax and oil by the double boiling method. Stir continuously. Slowly add rose water and almond oil. Remove from heat and allow cooling. May be stored in a glass bottle. Note: For all cleansing creams, you may add a few drops of perfume of your choice once the mixture has cooled down.

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