Sensationally Soothing Shea Face Crème

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You'll never buy store bought face cream again! By melting together Shea butter, coconut oil and beeswax and adding essential oils like lemongrass, you get a fresh smelling and powerful moisturizer that leaves skin feeling soft and smooth. Free of harsh chemicals, this moisturizer is anti-aging and nourishing for your skin.

This face crème by Cheri P was submitted in our 2014 Skinsational Giveaway.


  • 1/4 cup Shea Butter
  • 2 tablespoon Coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon Beeswax
  • 1/2 tablespoon Apricot oil
  • 1/2 tablespoon Sweet Almond oil
  • 2 tsp Xanthan Gum (to stop oil separation)
  • 1-2 drops of lemongrass essential oil


  1. Heat Shea Butter and Coconut Oil over a double boiler the until soft
  2. Turn boiler off
  3. Add other ingredients and mix well
  4. Pour into glass container with lid
  5. Place in freezer for 1-2 hours until it firms up and sets
  6. Store in cool, dark place