DIY Magic Cream
So what to make for Grandma who loves her Egyptian Magic cream? DIY recipe to beauty by adding the following ingredients to a double boiler.
Add a teaspoon full of grape seed extract for a preservative to the blender at the very last step.
To the double boiler add the oils below:
6 T olive oil or 3/4 c rosehip seed oil, pomegranate, or calendula oil
1/4 cup bees wax
1/3 coconut butter or mango butter
2T royal jelly
Remove from heat, stir on low heat until completely combined then add the last three ingredients.
4 caps vitamin E
20 drops favorite essential oil
Pour onto a blender and set aside to cool a bit. In the meantime add the water based ingredients below in a double boiler till warm and combined.
2/3 c distilled, rose water or tea made with borage,yarrow, calendula or burdock
1/4 cup aloe gel
When the oils are cooled down to the point where they start to congeal, turn the blender on medium and drizzle the water layer until a smooth cream is formed, add the grape seed extract and immediately pour into cute jars you can find at your local beauty supply, or here