Orange and Honey Lotion Bar
A Lotion bar is like a solid body butter with the same ingredients but without the jar. You are going to make it quite solid put it in the fridge to set and you can use it by rubbing it straight on your skin after a bath or shower.
A Lotion bar may look like soap, but it’s actually a solid hydrating bar. When rubbed on the skin, the heat from your body starts to gradually melt the product, resulting in a moisturizing layer that helps to soften and soothe dry skin.
- 2tbsp shea butter
- 2tbsp beeswax
- 2tbsp coconut oil
- 1tsp raw honey
- 5 drops of orange essential oil
- Silicone mould
Melt the Shea butter, coconut oil and beeswax together in a glass bowl over a saucepan of boiling water.
When it’s melted turn off the heat and bring it down, add the essential oil and honey mix together and pour it in your silicone mould, allow it to set or you can put it in the fridge to set. Remove from the mould once harden.