A sense of wellbeing: Aloe vera lotion with mint reinvigorates your body and mind. Especially after a hot summer day, the peppermint body lotion feels refreshingly cool. The peppermint cream can easily be made on your own.
Aloe vera peppermint body lotion
Berry wax shavings (suitable for cosmetics, available from the drugstore/pharmacy)
Aloe vera gel
Melt the berry wax with the coconut oil in a pan on a low heat until a clear liquid is formed.
Remove the pan from the hob and stir in the (room temperature) aloe vera gel until a soft white mixture is formed.
Add three drops – more or less, depending on how you like it – of peppermint oil and stir well.
Pour the mixture into a sealable jar.
Leave to cool for at least one hour.
Apply the peppermint cream to your skin.
Ideal for sun-stressed skin in summer.
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Peppermint face mask
Soothing and refreshing