A beautiful sun tan costs a lot to the skin. It dries up, becomes vulnerable and dehydrated. After sunbathing, the skin needs a revitalizing lotion to nourish it, so that it keeps its fresh look and he alth. are the best way to nourish and hydrate the skin after a day at the beach. However, instead of using factory-made after-sun lotions, you can make your own at home using only natural ingredients, a gift from nature.
Cocoa butter is also a great way to nourish after sun exposure on the beach. It enriches it with fatty acids and antioxidants, which restore its softness and elasticity.
Shea butter is a deeply hydrating natural product that also hydrates the skin and enriches it with beneficial proteins and fats.
Coconut oil has miraculous properties for the skin. It rejuvenates it, stimulates collagen synthesis and nourishes it.
Ingredients of the after sun lotion:
- 3 tablespoons calendula oil;
- 1 tablespoon coconut oil;
- 1 teaspoon cocoa butter;
- 1 teaspoon of shea butter;
- 1 tablespoon grated beeswax;
- 15 drops lavender oil;
- 3 tablespoons of aloe gel.
Melt all the oils except the essential oils in a water bath over very low heat, stirring constantly. Add the beeswax. Stir until the mixture is completely melted and combined. Remove from heat. Wait for it to cool down a bit. Add the essential oils and mix gently.Finally, after the lotion has completely cooled, add and. Mix well and transfer to a suitable container.
Use the lotion every time after sun exposure. You can use it even without having been to the beach. The lotion is extremely useful and suitable for nourishing the entire skin at night without exposure to the sun, because its ingredients include nutrients essential for the skin, fatty acids and hydrating molecules.