For moisturizing your body, lotions are better than creams. Body lotions are thinner than the cream and it can be easily spread over throughout our body. Our skin absorbs the body lotion very quickly and it is very easy to use. Especially homemade body and hand lotion are very effective and useful to use. We are aware of the ingredients which are used in the making of the body lotion. If we are allergic to any ingredients then we will drop it out. Some of the homemade body and hand lotions are given below.
Take 4 tablespoons of honey, 1 cup of milk, 8 teaspoons wheat germ and 1 cup dried chamomile. Soak the chamomile in milk for few hours and strain it, keeping the liquid aside. In liquid add wheat germ and honey to form a mixture. Mix it properly in a mixer and keep this solution in a bottle for use as a body and hand lotion. This mixture should be stored in a refrigerator for a week.
Beat a mixture of one cup of curd and a little lime juice and pour it into a bowl. You can massage and rub this mixture to your hands and finger joints. Wash out this mixture with plain water after 10 minutes. This homemade lotion is ideal for lightening the tan of our hands.
Take base of 6 tablespoon of light lotion and add 4 tablespoons of oat plant milk, 10 drops bergamot, 5 drops petitgrain, 1 tablespoon of cornflower water and 15 drops of jasmine. Mix these all the ingredients with a base lotion in a bottle and shake it properly. Use this lotion in the body and hands by massaging it. This is the best body lotion especially for the month of winter. This homemade body lotion is quickly and easily absorbed by our skin leaving the floral and uplifting fragrance.
Take three-fourth cup of rich lotion base, 5 drops of neroli, 5 drops vanilla, 5 drops of rose, 5 drops orange, 1 teaspoon of avocado oil and 10 drops of patchouli. First take this base lotion in a bottle and keep this bottle in warm water. Melt Monoi de Tahiti in a micro oven and add it to the base lotion in a bottle. Mix this mixture properly by shaking the bottle. Gradually add one by one ingredient in the bottle and by closing the cap of the bottle shake the mixture lotion in the bottle vigorously. Now this homemade body lotion is ready to apply throughout your body.