HOMEMADE ECZEMA CREAM
5 ounces Shea butter
3 ounces avocado oil
20 drops lavender essential oil
20 drops tea tree essential oil
Using a double boiler, gently melt the butter, then remove from heat and add the oils. Refrigerate until set, then whip to a spreadable consistency. Spoon into sterilized jars and store at room temperature. Makes about 8 ounces.
The results? After three weeks of twice-daily use, the eczema on my left ankle has completely disappeared; the eczema on my right ankle has changed from an angry, red patch to simple dry skin. I plan to continue twice-daily application on both ankles as a preventive. I am more than pleased with my all-natural, sweet smelling eczema cream!
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