The environmental pollution makes our skin dry and dull. Besides that, regular usage of harmful beauty products spoils the skin. Therefore, it is highly needed to moisturize the skin regularly. That is why; moisturizing lotion became one of the most important needs in every household. But some of the commercialized moisturizing lotions are very harm to try on the skin as they can lead to allergies. If some lotions work well, they can be very greasy and oil on the skin. A person with oily or greasy face looks very uncomfortable. Many people are annoying with these issues. But, we are glad to inform you that not to worry any more as we are going to help you in this regard. We are providing some wonderful homemade moisturizing lotions which are non sticky. These non sticky moisturizing lotions are extremely helpful in making your skin healthy and smooth. Then why wait?
Here Are 5 Effective Non Sticky Moisturizing Lotions You Can Make At Home
1. Peppermint Leaves With Rose Water
A lotion made up of peppermint leaves and rose water suits to all skin types. The preparation of this lotion also consists of beeswax and essential oil.
Few Peppermint Leaves preferably dried
3 to 4 Tablespoons Rose water
3 Tablespoons Beeswax
¾ Cup Essential Oil
Firstly, steep some dried peppermint leaves in rose water. Then melt beeswax and oil in a microwave or double boiler. After some time, turn off the flame and let the mixture of beeswax and oil cool. In the meantime, put the water which consists of peppermint leaves in a mixer. Then, add some oil (your choice) to the mixer. Let these ingredients get mixed for some time at the speed of medium. After that, add beeswax and oil mixture too to the blender and blend it for some time till you notice no water. To confirm that lotion is ready, you will notice the creamy feel at touch. You can store in refrigerator to increase the shelf life.
2. Almond Oil With Aloe Vera
Aloe Vera is loaded with amazing properties which moisturize your skin. When Aloe Vera is added with Almond Oil, the results would be outstanding in hydrating your skin cells.
½ Cup Almond Oil
¾ Ounce Beeswax (pieces)
1 Cup Aloe Vera Gel
10 Drops of Lime Oil
1 Teaspoon Vitamin E Oil
Firstly heat all the oils with the beeswax in a bowl. Mix them with rubber spatula. You should not notice the small pieces of beeswax floating in the oil. Therefore, mix beeswax carefully. Once heated, let this mixture cool. Once cooled again turn on the flame and add aloe vera gel to the oils. Now, take a rubber spatula and mix all the ingredients very well. Continue mixing till you notice the mixture looking like a lotion. This lotion can stay up to 6 weeks. Store it in a refrigerator.
3. Shea butter With Coca Butter
The combination of shea butter and coca butter along with coconut oil is very effective in nourishing hands and body.
1/8 Coca Butter
1/8 Shea Butter
¼ Cup Coconut Oil
1 Tablespoon Aloe Vera Gel
1 Tablespoon Almond Oil
As a first step, heat shea butter and coca butter at a low flame. When it is getting heated, add coconut oil to it. Mix all these ingredients carefully. Turn off the flame and add aloe vera gel and almond oil to that mixture. Blend them very well. Let the mixture cool for some time. The lotion is ready. This lotion can be kept in jars which are canned.
4. Oatmeal With Coconut Oil
Oatmeal is very beneficial in moisturizing your skin. It also acts as an excellent agent for exfoliation. Coconut which is fully packed with anti-bacterial properties works wonder in fighting with the bacteria. Grape fruit is very effective in improving the clarity of the skin.
½ Cup Oatmeal
¼ Cup Coconut Oil
¼ Cup Essential oil of Grapefruit
Firstly, mix some amount of water with oatmeal. Then, grind the oatmeal in a blender. Add coconut oil to that mixture. Mix coconut oil very well with the oatmeal paste. Then, add essential oil of grapefruit slowly to that oatmeal paste. This lotion can be used regularly. Store it in the refrigerator.
5. Lavender Oil With Coconut Oil
Lavender oil is very effective in giving you relief from acne. It moisturizes your skin and offers you blemish free skin. Coconut oil works effectively in driving away the problem of dehydration in skin.
5 Teaspoons Lavender Buds
6 Ounces Jojoba Oil
5 Teaspoons Chamomile Flowers
1 ½ Ounces Crushed Beeswax
½ Cup Lavender Oil
3 Ounces Coconut Oil
8 Ounces Distilled water
Initially, put the fresh lavender buds, chamomile flowers in double boiler. Add little amount of water and jojoba oil in the double boiler. Gently heat the mixture continuously for 2 hours. Keep stirring in between and make sure that the mixture does not over heat. Once the mixture is heated, turn off the flame. Then, drain the oil through a small piece of cloth. Throw off the herbs. Mix the mixture very well. Then add 2/3 cup of water in double boiler. Add coconut oil, jojoba oil and crushed beeswax in that double boiler. Allow all these ingredients melt together and get mixed carefully. Cover the double boiler. Let the ingredients in the double boiler get heated for some time. Once heated, uncover the double boiler and allow the ingredients in it to cool down. Make use of spatula for stirring purpose which is very beneficial in making the texture smooth and soft. At the same time, heat the water and pour in a container which is tall. Now, pour the oil in to the water. After some time a cream which looks like a curd gets formed. This homemade lotion works effectively in giving you relief from dry skin. Although this lotion is oily, you won’t get the feeling of oiliness when you applied this lotion as your skin absorbs this very quickly.