Smooth dry, rough skin with an overnight application of this DIY hand and foot cream featuring NOW® Marula Oil. When applied before bed, marula oil is known to strengthen and condition the skin with its enriching and restorative nutrients. Promote healthy skin with nightly applications! Also, using marula oil regularly in skin care routines helps to protect skin against environmental toxins and pollutants, so use the rest of the bottle in other DIY skin care recipes.
- Melt shea butter in a double boiler (can also use a measuring cup or a glass jar in the microwave). Remove from heat.
- Let cool slightly before adding in remaining ingredients. Stir gently until combined.
- Transfer to a clean, glass container(s) with a tight-fitting lid. Let cool completely before using.
For dry, cracked feet, remove a small amount from the jar and apply to your feet at bedtime or after shower before putting on socks. Use daily as needed for hands after washing.
Caution: Essential oils are highly concentrated and should be used with care. Dilute essential oils as directed, do not exceed dilutions recommended for this recipe. Pure essential oils can be irritating to skin. For adult use only. Keep out of reach of children. Not for internal use. Avoid contact with eyes. Consult healthcare practitioner before using if pregnant/nursing.