Sunday, February 14, 2016

Just 3 Ingredients To This Amazing Hair X Body Butter



Hey loves!!! I enjoy making my own products whenever I have the ingredients to do so. Plus it gives me that extra fun, quality time with my daughter. She loves to mix everything so this was right up her alley! I always have oils at hand so after acquiring raw African Shea butter, it was on and crackin! These two natural hair girls loooove a thick creamy butter, so this is all around everything for our skin and hair. Hair products can get pricey so this cuts a lot of costs out long term. It lasts awhile and benefits in more ways than one. Don't hesitate to play around with ingredients. Nourishment for the hair & body. Gives your hair a great shine and makes your skin feel brand spankin new! Whatever natural scents you may like. That's the best part about a DIY! Making it your own!

Have a beautiful Sunday y'all!

Peace & Blessings XOXO




Ingredients

8 oz pure raw shea butter
2-3 oz unrefined organic coconut oil
2-3 oz sweet almond oil

Directions

In a large mixing bowl mix all ingredients with handheld mixer until desired consistency. Add a little oil at a time to prevent from being to oily or thinner than you may like. Your end result should be creamy like a thick whipped cream. Whip it good! ;)

*when using for your hair, using too much will weigh your hair down and leave it oily 

Benefits

Raw or unrefined shea butter is the purest form of shea butter. Shea butter has several health benefits for the skin and hair. It contains antioxidants such as vitamins A and E. Shea butter is a superfood for the skin. It has been used since the beginning of time. It is known as the best skin care for winter and provides that extra moisture needed for your skin throughout the seasonal changes.

Due to it's anti-inflammatory properties, it can be used for the treatment of scars, eczema, stretch marks, dark spots and blemishes. You can also use in place of a lip balm. We all know we've been there with some chapped lips. It will keep your lips protected from these cold temps.

Shea butter is an excellent moisturizer for your hair. If your hair is lacking moisture, this is it! With vitamins A and E, it works wonders for all you curly, thick haired beings. Provides protection to your strands from harsh weather conditions. Will soften your hair from root to tip. Being it soothes a dry itchy scalp, applying frequently will strengthen and give your hair the healthy growth, and manageability you desire.








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