Hi there! Can I use an orange candy oil instead of essential oil? Are you letting the mixture completely melt? It doesn’t have any of the ingredients there. You can try re-melting it and adding more grapseed and then whipping again once it cools. I just put some water in the bottom of this batch and it whipped much better but I figure it will separate at some point. No that would not be a good substitute. Your awesome for sharing. My skin stays wonderfully hydrated all night. pretty much EVERYWHERE i would use bees wax i use soy. If you want to replace something, do so with a comparable ingredient. If you whip too long, it starts to heat the oils even more, so if its not whipping after a minute it probably won’t whip. I wanted to know if the body butter, lavender face moisturizer, toothpaste and face cleanser are safe to use during pregnancy/ or for the hoping to become pregnant. Has anyone ever had a problem with the shea butter turning gritty? Hi Jenna, I can only guarantee this recipe it you actually follow it. Join the Modern Hippie Community – Sign up to receive recipes, DIY tips and a FREE copy of our e-book "The Modern Hippie's Guide to DIY Skincare"! Thanks That should definitely do the trick! My favourite combo is orange/vanilla and patchouli/lavender, but it’s all a matter of personal preference. I would be willing to order from you. You can replace the oils with another oil, but not aloe. Thank you so much for sharing your recipes. If I had to say, I’d guess at least a year. item 4 new 1 bath & body works into the night whipped glow-tion shea body butter 6.5 oz 4 - new 1 bath & body works into the night whipped glow-tion shea body butter 6.5 oz. It may not be whipping because it’s not cold enough. Does it have to be a certain ratio, will this come out too greasy or too thick? It’s very moisturizing and great for extremely dry skin. I’m just trying to make nice birthday gifts. 5.0. Going to try this out within the next couple days! Best for dry skin. I’m making a batch right now but can seem to get to the correct level of coldness without going to solid. This is the first diy body butter that I’ve made that I can say I love it’s just perfect! The second, is Orange and Vanilla Body Butter. It’s not water based like most commercial body butters (which in turn have preservatives), and made with 100% oils, so your only going to need a small amount which I work into my skin until it’s absorbed. Although I didn’t find that they reacted to the metal when they were in tins. And yes, those other oils you mentioned sound like they’ll make a lovely substitute . The first, I call “Hippie Skin” Body Butter. Remove from heat once melted and let the mixture cool until it's opaque (to speed this is you can put it in the fridge, but don't let it solidify completely). Love the recipe,but I’m concerned about the vanilla that’s being mixed in the body butter, spoiling it over time, I made some homemade fabric softener with vanilla and it didn’t hold up, have you had any issues with the vanilla spoiling the body butter? The smell is reminiscent of a creamsicle, and uses sweet orange essential oil and vanilla extract or concentrated vanilla absolute. So the higher the IU means the higher the concentration of Vitamin E. The Vitamin E that you’re looking at is perfectly suited for skin care products. You can sub liquid for liquid, and shea for other butters (like mango), but don’t start cutting ingredients. I am having difficulty converting the measures from grams to ounces. I realise I didn’t let the agar agar completely dissolve and there are little bits of thickener in the butter. But it’s very greasy.. If so, what would be the ratios? I’ve got 2 jars with coconut butter, 900 ml each, and since i have this huge quantity, i am wondering if i can leave out the shea butter. Thanks. Carly, where do you buy your tins? Your suggestion to “put it in the fridge” and “put it in the fridge overnight” would seem to contradict the direction in the recipe where it says to not let is solidify completely. However, although I love to share my recipes, and then read success stories in the comments (like my life-changing facial cleanser recipe! Hi Gina! do you have any idea what I’m doing wrong . The oils have different IUs and everything which deosn’t make sense to me. Hi Lorrie, yes, the oils weren’t cool enough before whipping. That’s the thing, I don’t wanna add any beeswax because then it becomes a balm. Which ingredient could I add at this point that would make the mixture less dry. (I’m currently putting a list together for ingredients). Are your tins aluminum? However, use cornstarch if that’s all you have on hand! I buy unrefined shea butter from Canadian wholesalers. I’ve also got homemade olive oil from friends in greece, which i mostly use for cooking and direct application on my hair, would it be a good idea to use in the body butter or would it get too oily? Try putting it in the fridge for an hour and then trying again. This has a nutty scent. If you're using a stand mixer, add the remaining ingredients and the melted oils to the stand mixer bowl. 7 - 2 BATH & BODY WORKS INTO THE NIGHT SHEA BUTTER HAND CREAM 1oz 29ml NEW! Ok. I have only used agar agar in replace of gelatin in pudding and other desserts. Also..what essential oils , cocoa butter and shea butter do you recommend. How do I keep the beeswax from clumping? Now more worried than ever, Needy goes to the occult section of their school's library, and begins to do research. You’re most likely using just using too much – a little goes a long way , What size of container does this recipe fill?? I’m not familiar with candy oil so I don’t know if it would work or how it would feel on your skin. A typical body butter recipe is heavier on the shea butter and does not contain beeswax; for example, 3 ounces of cocoa butter, 6 ounces of shea butter, and 3 ounces of … i used You can probably find it in a health food store. Would I need to rewhip it? Have you tried shipping this body butter? The moisturizing ability is extraordinary. This looks like a nice sample pack: http://amzn.to/2dUzd52. Thank you. I found some that look similar on Amazon but wanted to check with you first just in case there is a better source. Olive oil wouldn’t be my first choice because the scent is quite over-powering. It’s the best body butter especially for dry skin, though it’s a good choice for all skin types. I’m so glad I came across your site and have enjoyed exploring it. When do you add the tapioca starch to the recipe? I’m wondering if you’ve used it before? With that, Jennifer jumps out of Needy's second floor window and lands 12 feet down on the ground, completely uninjured, and runs off into the night. I use golden soy in my lip balms. It cane out really good. I’m trying to make body butters but they all smell like shea butter. Thank you for the receipe. Jennifer, Hi Jennifer. Do you have cornstarch? If I reheated the finished product and added more beeswax pellets and cooled/re-whipped to desired thickness could that work or do you think it might ruin the batch? Any idea what I may have done wrong? 11 Comments. Bath and Body Works INTO THE NIGHT Whipped Glow-tion 6.5 Ounce (2019 Limited Edition) 3.9 out of 5 stars 5. But the finished product should fit in a 6 ounce jar , Hey Carly , good to see Ur nongreasy body butter recipe which I am looking for long time… Yesterday I prepared body butter but I used equal proportions of Shea butter (1/4 cup)and beeswax (1/4 cup), 1/2 cup arrow root powder.. 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Lucifurr's Mama from Valencia, CA. Best Selling in Body Lotions & Moisturizers. it should re-whip again once it’s fully cooled . Can’t wait to try the arrowroot in my recipe. Canada. The combination of magnesium oil, CBD oil and clary sage or lavender essential oil makes this a pain-relieving balm. If you leave out the sunflower, then replace it with almond. Hi Suzanne, you can absolutely subsitute for most carrier oils – hemp, olive, sunflower, grapeseed, wheat germ, pomegranate, etc.- all good options . 12 tablespoons shea butter (164grams) It was probably too runny because you didn’t let it cool! Hi Poli, I wouldn’t recommend leaving out anything or tampering with the ratios. I whipped it and it was perfect and then hours later it hardened. Cheers! Does it matter which one to use? Citrus-y essential oils (lemon, sweet orange, grapefruit) tend to dissipate much quicker then others. The glow-tion is GLITTERY. Click on the links within the post and it will take you where you need to go to find quality ingredients. Thank you a million for the tip re: tapioca starch! Thank you so much!! This means it takes longer to penetrate the skin (don’t walk on a floor barefoot after applying body butter to your feet!) However, when I made one for my mom she hated the greasiness. Feminine. Please just follow the recipe because there is no saving whatever it is you concocted! I used the 50/50 ratio before and over time it hardened back up and was thick like a shea butter but I also used a hand whisk and not a mixer. I really like the amount of wax though it holds moisture… Any advise would be very helpful! Infused with shea butter & cocoa butter, our whipped, fluffy glow-tion provides over 24 hours of intense moisture & gives skin brilliant shimmer. Vitamin E acts as a preservative. Vitamin E oil is great for preventing rancidity in cosmetics, and it acts as an anti-oxidant in lotions and body butters. Your Guide to Living a Cleaner, Greener Life! Another one of the most popular and well known body butters, shea butter is high in vitamins a, e and f, provides collagen (to assist prevention of skin aging & wrinkles), and contains essential fatty acids. Can I up the arrowroot powder or decrease some of the oils? Bath & Body Works Into The Night. Can I use soywax? I’m using 75% Shea butter, and 25% oils, any suggestions? Put it in the fridge overnight and now it’s rock solid. 21/2 tablespoon carrier oil (approximately 35 grams)-sweet almond oil This has been the case for my Body Butter recipe, that simply is…the best. I’m making what I call a Beard Butter, and it uses Shea butter, coconut oil, and argan oil, I would like the consistency to be thicker though. Hi Betty, yes, mango butter is quite hard in it’s normal state, so adding it would make this butter much more firm! I have just made a batch of coconut butter and hemp butter. Why do you use arrow root instead of corn starch? Yes, you can get away with using less given the IU/Oz of your Vitamin E. I’ve tried everything. I left out the starch as I don’t mind the oily finish, I just use less body butter as it has amazing coverage! Letting it sit out to soften and then will try again. Could I leave it out or is it much needed. © 2020 Modern Hippie Health & Wellness Inc. So I made my butter using mango butter and shea butter (50 % of each) with grape seed oil. $5.95 All Body Care $5.95 Body Cream & Body Butter $5.95 Body Wash & Shower Gel $5.95 Body Sprays & Mists $5.95 Body Lotion Explore Body Care Close dropdown; Hand Soaps FEATURED. Where do you get your shea butter. Melt the oils using a double boiler. 1 cup coconut oil (224 grams) I whipped for at least ten minutes. Transfer to a small container or jar and store in a cool place. In addition to this, it's really going to help improve your sleep as it contains the amino acid tryptophan, which will naturally induce sleep in the body and help you get a better night's rest. It uses a lovely, soothing combination of lavender, tea tree, patchouli, frankincense, and sweet orange essential oils. My first attempt…ever and I didn’t have any issues! Could I just use Shea butter, coconut oil and the beeswax and fragrance? It’s a trial and error! Would 1 bottle of each be enough ? Hello, I am very excited to try your recipes. Apply before using a hot water bottle. I actually store them in glass, mason jars now. Can’t wait to try this!!! Hi Debbie. HAHAHA, sorry– Should have continued reading! but it’s very moisturizing and softens even those tougher, very dry spots like the knees, elbows, and feet. Returns are not accepted on products which have been opened and/or used. If it’s now too dry then you’ll have to remelt it all and add more oils. I’m glad you like it . Are the liquid oils necessary in this recipe? What about Soy Wax? Loni. While I realize that a good almond oil is likely refined, I try to avoid any link to these nuts for her peace of mind and for others who are worried. Well, I have a little trick up my sleeve to help with the “greasiness.”. Thank you Carly.. Didn’t think of using micas. 5. The Moms Co. Natural Body Butter (200g) for Stretch Marks, Dry Skin and Itchy Skin with Shea and Cocoa Butter. Community Fair Trade shea butter has vitamins A and E to help protect and nourish your skin. Have to check that out…. Timeless. Did hmmm… the ratios look good. “It needs to be cold enough” seems to be the trick to getting this body butter to whip properly. Wouldn’t putting it in overnight result in this? the ‘Dirty Dozen’ cosmetic chemicals to avoid, https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/ModernHippieShop, Frugal and Toxin-Free DIY Products | #NYNY2018 | The Après Equestrian, The Best DIY Body Butter – Doesn’t Feel Greasy – mnjones76, http://www.fromnaturewithlove.com/soap/product.asp?product_id=OILVITE400CN403, How To Make A Natural Body Butter That’s Perfect For Your Skin Type – REMEDIOS NARTURALES, How To Make A Pure Physique Butter That is Excellent For Your Pores and skin Sort - ecuiv. Do they react to citrus oils? I can find them on my own but may be helpful for some. Whip until the ingredients are well combined and the mixture is light and fluffy - about 3-5 minutes. It’s easier to find extracts than essential oils where I live. But, if you want to play it safe, you could do your research on what essential oils are considered “safe” for pregnancy. However, I found that the smell of the essential oil disappeared. Hi Kay. Hi Carly, Next, it's time to whip the melted oils into body butter. Hi Carly, does this recipe make one jar of body butter? First time attempt, I went wrong somewhere I want your opinion before I order all the ingrediants again, Mia, all I can suggest to you is to just follow the recipe, which I know works. You can try adding more or using a different essential oil in the future , Hi there, I made a batch and I used agar agar. The Best DIY Body Butter - Doesn't Feel Greasy! I am wondering if I could add collagen (in addition to or in place of the arrow root) to help absorb some of the greasiness and to also help with cellulite? Embarrassing So I want to try the beeswax, but I just don’t have all those liquid oils. I think it might just be a life saver for my mom. Everything that you are planning on making, I also used during pregnancy. Organic Bronze Body Shimmer Whipped Body Butter – Sexy Sparkle For Natural Skin Radiance – Chemical Free Shimmering Moisturizer - Glimmer Goddess 4.5 out of 5 stars 422. Linda. CBD Body Butter. You can’t compare home made body butter, made of pure oil, to commercial body butters which are water based and contain preservatives . If I re melt it and blend it will become non greasy or should I add more butter or any other ingredient … Please please please help me to make it non greasy…, Caroline… you didn’t follow the recipe at all! A small mason jar will work nicely , Hi! Hi Claudine, citrus essential oil does dissipate much quicker then others. I am planning to make boy butters as well and I would love to add color, but I don’t want to use chemicals or fresh fruits and vegetables. Thanks!! It holds up in heat and I think it would be a great replacement! Get regular delivery of this item and save 5.0% 524 699. Hi Amber. If that doesn’t work then remelt it and adjust – these types of recipes are very forgiving. I am looking at Amazon and there are so many different brands… Thanks Roxy, Don’t get too caught up in the brand – from what I understand, micas are micas. One of each bottle of the essential oils would be more than enough. I really just smell the coconut oil. Put it in the fridge overnight and then try whipping. Lotions are water-based, and butters are oil-based. Please get back to me ASAP. That’s the only thing I disliked about body butter. Just make sure it’s very clean (wash in hot soapy water) before using it. Help. 0 users rated this 4 out of 5 stars 0. 2 product ratings. Indulge in luxurious scents and textures while preventing visibly dry skin all day with Gold Bond Ultimate Radiance Renewal body butters, creams and body lotion. Thanks! Yes, you should be able to find arrowroot powder in the grocery store. Hi I made the body butter. Is the coconut oil necessary? Thanks, You’re using too much cocoa butter which is quite hard at room temperature. The vitamin e oil is out of my price range. It really depends which essential oils you’re using – some essential oils definitely hold their scent better then others. I have Lupus and my skin is very dry and it can crack at times which is very painful. Infused Hey Jennifer! I have tried all temps to whip it. It’s the confidence of a little black dress, the cheer of a sparkling cocktail in your hand and the excitement of a night … Both cocoa butter and shea butter blend nicely into skin care products, but Bailey’s preference is shea butter. Ratings and Reviews. Transfer to whatever container you choose to keep it in, and enjoy! The butter is AMAZING but the bits are there. If you're looking to re-claim your health and detox your home, then stay right there and join me in my fun, fermented journey to living a cleaner, greener life! Then rub it in until it’s absorbed. You could absolutely leave it out if you wish – it’s not essential, although it does act as a natural preservative. I’m thinking about doing body butters for Christmas! Eg, if you want to skip the Shea, replace it with Kokum butter. You should definitely allow for the mixture to cool before adding it so it doesn’t burn off. Candelia and beeswax can be used and emulsified into body products. i don’t know why the oils melted in the jar. How much would you recommend? I also wonder how long would the shelf life of this butter be – I’ve read that jojoba oil is used as preservative, and the coconut butter lasts for an year if unopened, but combined I’ve got no clue. Josie Maran Whipped Argan Oil Ultra-Hydrating Body Butter. $14.99. Would I make it an addition or should I substitute it for another ingredient? IU is a measurement of the amount of minerals and vitamins. Thanks! Since I am making one for myself & for a friend, I am doubling up on your measurements. How warm is the surrounding environment? Great body lotion with an awesome scent and leaves my skin very soft. Hi Carly, I’m brand new to DIY body/hair products and tried your recipe today. Into the Night Gingham Aromatherapy Body Care Men's Body Care Body Care Offers. I am excited. But I didn’t blend it.. . Just waiting on my vanilla absolute to arrive! I’m looking on amazon and there are such conflicting recommendations….. Are you in the US or Canada? One of America's best-selling fragrances, Japanese Cherry Blossom is your little black dress fragrance: beautiful, timeless & undeniably feminine. I can really smell the nuttiness of the shea butter most times. sounds like they melted…, Hi. $19.50. Not sure where you live, but I order my containers from Voyaguer Soap and Candle Co. in B.C. Hi Wanda, I do sell this body butter in my shop, https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/ModernHippieShop. Is there anything I can add to stiffen it up that isn’t beeswax? Into The Night Fragrance by Bath & Body Works. Or more? Does it matter if you add the EO when the base is still hot? I just noticed the body butter in the photo contains cocoa butter but the recipe does not. Melted it, put in fridge till the edges started to thicken, whipped it but turned hard. What would be the ratio be, shea butter to beeswax? Welcome to Modern Hippie Health & Wellness - a Clean-Eating, Green-Living website designed to educate and inspire! Is there a specific brand of micas you use? If you’re having troubles, you can always buy it in my Etsy Shop. What does it do, and would it be ok without it? Hi Linda! I made this but when I whipped it, it never got light and fluffy. Hi Leona, You can try adding a 1/2 tbsp. Evoke natural confidence & brilliant beauty from the beginning of your day Into the Night. modernhippiehw.com/2015/07/10/the-best-diy-body-butter-doesnt-feel-greasy It is, after all, the reason that I started this blog…but it really has become so much more then that. Infused with shea butter & rice milk, our whipped, fluffy, fast-absorbing body butter provides over 24 hours of intense moisture. I tried making this last night and had the same problem – it wouldn’t whip. 5. I still like it and it smooths out right away upon contact with skin but I saw someone mention somewhere that this is the shea butter so I was concerned that it would do the same in the body butter recipe (can’t wait to make your recipe). And maybe 2oz of vanilla scent for an 8oz jar. Unlike store-bought moisturizers and lotions, body butters don’t not contain preservatives, and are very nourishing. You can use mango butter as a substitute. The Vitamin E you have linked is 7500 IU/oz. It’s actually relatively inexpensive, too. I can’t and arrow root in any of my local grocery stores, only through mail order. Thank you! Enjoy the 3-in-1 blend of cocoa butter, African shea butter and coconut oil for ultimate 24-hour hydration. But as always with DIY recipes, just start with very little and add more if needed. https://www.google.ca/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=grams%20to%20ounces, Thank you!! It works similar to arrowroot, but less like cornstarch. If I were to incorporate both Shea & cocoa butter, how much would you use? Thanks so much. I’m excited to clean!!! ... Tree Hut Body Butter is an affordable hydrating moisturizer that … It’s magical when you finally get it! Hi there, is it possible to make this without the beeswax or can you suggest an alternative? I’d try maybe try 60% butter, 35% oil and 5% beeswax ? Refined shea has been “refined” so it doesn’t have much of an odour and is lighter in colour. My butter ended up a bit more greasy than I’d like. Is that an acceptable substitute? If you’re looking for an amazing body butter that is non-greasy and absorbs easily into the skin look no further. By the time you apply the body butter or moisturiser to your skin you’re only applying a fraction of a drop of essential oils. CHOCOLATE BODY BUTTER: This body butter is best to apply before bedtime. It’s so delicious, moisturizing without feeling greasy, and down-right wonderful, that I just wanted to keep it all to myself…for a little while at least. Obviously I wouldn’t change the virgin coconut oil, but I have a lot of the fractionated kind as well & it would be easier to use what I have than buy something new. Hi ! how can i fix this. This is the only substitute I’d recommend. Sonya. I’m so happy that you’ve found the blog and are inspired to make these products! Yes, both of those oils would be lovely substitutes! 1 - B&BW INTO THE NIGHT 24 Hour Moisture Ultra Shea Body Cream. I can’t guarantee any results otherwise. I’ve been experimenting with a few whipped body butter recipes and i’ve noticed sometimes the body butter doesn’t hold the essential oil scent. 1 teaspoons of jojoba, 1 teaspoon of vit e Help. 2 users rated this 5 out of 5 stars 2. You can really add any essential oils you’d like to scent you body butter, but there are two scents that I sell, and either one or the other seem to appeal to most people. Should I allow it to cool down more? I am wanting to understand the Shea butter product a bit more. Please lead me in the right direction and let me know which one would work the best. For "Hippie Skin" body butter add 3-4 drops of each: For "Orange & Vanilla" body butter add ⅛ tsp vanilla extract (or 5-7 drops of. what can i use in place of shea butter? I will let you know how it all worked out. Any other tips? I primarily made it for myself but I’m gonna make my kids put some in before school and make some “to-go” tins for them while at school. Hi Judi, I’ve had the same issue with salves and homemade deodorant, but this recipe definitely doesn’t go gritty! Hi I am using 1cup of cocoa butter and 1/2 cup of coconut oil. Anytime you add water to a cosmetic, you are also adding a shelf-life to it because water creates a breeding ground for bacteria to grow, and thus, your homemade lotion will soon spoil if a preservative isn’t also added. I can not get my butter to whip up nicely. Then d/c use, then make love like the bunnies and prepare for your family. Can I use the butters instead of the oils? Thank you. Could I substitute it with argan or grapeseed oil? I used 20 drops of pink grapefruit. May the the fact that it’s whipped. https://www.naturalandhealthyliving.com/top-12-best-diy-body-butter-recipes Using a kitchen scale, measure out the shea butter, coconut oil, sweet almond oil, sunflower oil, jojoba oil and bees wax into a small, glass bowl. My current “flavor” is lavender, rose, lemongrass, and frankincense…weird sounding but very nice and light , I have some hemp oil, is there anyway I could include it in and how does this do with heat. Top Offers. The Best DIY Body Butter – Doesn’t Feel Greasy! Use the hemp oil in place of the sunflower and almond oil (so 26g hemp). Try drinking fenugreek tea (until you’re sweat smells like maple syrup, or your kidneys squeeze) maintain a comfortable intake( this may be cup of tea every day or every other day) for about 3 months. I can’t wait to try this recipe and I’m wondering what the best way to incorporate Calendula oil is? Then let it cool (try to fridge) and whip again. The possibilities really are endless . Hi Alicia, thanks for you feed back! 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