I thought I would use some of my calendula infused grapeseed oil and make this nourishing hand and body cream. I call this "Double Calendula Hand & Body Cream" as it contains both a strong calendula infused water phase and a calendula infused oil phase. This recipe makes enough to fill two small canning jars...perfect for gift giving!!!
Mountain Rose Herbs and if you click HERE, I will show you how to make a Calendula Infused Oil.
The calendula infusion will look like a darkly brewed tea. Just keep it at room temp.
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Mountain Rose Herbs). Squeeze in two 1200 mg caps of Lecithin and three 1130 mg caps of Wheat Germ Oil. If you are not using capsules, then add in about 1/4 teaspoon of each ingredient.
Vitamin E Oil.
I chose to add in 20 drops of Carrot Seed Essential Oil, 20 drops of Helichrysum Essential Oil and 10 drops of Roman Chamomile Essential Oil. You can find all these at Mountain Rose Herbs.
Transfer the lotion to clean and sterile containers. I don't use any preservatives in this recipe so sterile containers are very important.