Basic Hair Lotion Formula
8 oz. carrier oil of choice 1/2 oz. beeswax
11 oz. water 1 teaspoon borax
Place beeswax and carrier oil in a heat-proof measuring cup in a hot-water bath.
Stir occasionally until the wax is completely melted into the oil. Let cool to body temperature. Cool scene haircuts for girls Meanwhile dissolve borax into water and warm to body temperature. Pour oil-wax mixture into a bowl and blend with a handheld mixer with one beater, add the water-borax mixture a little at a time, then beat until creamy and thick, about 5 minutes. Add essential oils and stir in thoroughly by hand. Pour into pump jars, squeeze bottles or wide-mouth jars. Makeabout 19 oz.
Variations: You can produce an assortment of lotions based on the Basic Lotion Formula by using different herbal infusions for the water part and different carrier oils for the oil part, as well as by varying the essential oils.