Make your shaving cream at home without spending anything, I know people are tired of using products from the market because it leads to dry skin after shaving and sometimes even cause some irritation and itching, but this homemade shaving cream would replace all those products you are buying or going to buy because this homemade shaving cream would make your skin even more smoother and beautiful and some of the ingredients for making this shaving cream are natural preservatives, that means you can keep this homemade cream for longer time without it being spoiled.
The most important thing is that I’m not saying you should stop shaving or stop buying commercial products, but remember those commercial creams are enriched with chemical that are not good for you, becuase if used for longer period it would cause another problem to your skin, thats why using something you make yourself would be of pride and it would also have no any other effect on your skin even if used for morethan long period.
How to make shaving shaving cream with natural ingredients
Extra-virgin olive oil
Extra-virgin coconut oil
Peppermint and lavender essential oil
Other things you’ll need
Ice cream stick.
Note: Use a bowl that can endure heat.
In a bowl put 1/3 cup of extra-virgin coconut oil.
Add another 1/3 cup of shea butter in the bowl.
Next, heat the content of bowl.
Allow it to melt for 1 minute.
Remove the bowl from the heat source.
Now, add 1/4 cup of extra-virgin olive oil.
Next, add 6 to 10 drops of peppermint essential oil.
Then, add 5 drops of lavender essential oil.
Now, use Ice cream stick to stir the mixture thoroughly.
Put the content bowl in the refrigerator.
Allow the content bowl in the refrigerator for 2 hours until it soldifies.
Remove the bowl from the refrigerator after it solidifies.
Allow it for 10 to 15 minutes in room temperator.
Now, use beater to whip the mixture for 3 to 4 minutes.
Keep the homemade cream in an airtight container in dark and cool place.
How To Use:
Completely soak you skin with warm water.
Apply the homemade shaving cream in thin layer.
Now, shave using a sharp razor, as you shave always rinse the blade at some intervals.
Remember the homemade shaving cream should not be used for morethan two months.
Always check and make sure there is no moisture in the cream.
The ingredients used in making this cream are very effective moisturizers which will get rid of dryness fast soothe the skin and it would protects you from razor burns.
This homemade shaving cream is completely free of chemicals.
Essential oils used in this homemade shaving cream would give a nice fragrance.
Adding 2 teaspoons of liquid soap can make it foamy.
Jojoba oil or almond oil can be used instead of olive oil.
Remember to consult a dermatologist before using shea butter in the homemade shaving cream.
Baking soda work as a mild exfoliant, you can add 2 teaspoons.
Breaking the shea butter in to pieces before heating helps is to more melt faster.
Is highly recommended to skip adding essential oil if you’ve sensitive skin.
You can use cocoa butter if you don’t have shea butter.
On your face or body do a patch test behind your ear before using this homemade shaving cream.