Introduction: Coconut Oil Healing Balm

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A simple yet effective balm for cuts, scrapes, burns and insect bites.

Step 1: Gather Your Materials

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Organic refined coconut oil, raw local honey, 100% yellow beeswax, Calendula oil, Tea tree, Lavender, and clove essential oils, stick mixer, an induction cooker and a metal tin.

Step 2: Oils and Honey

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Add 1/4 cup coconut oil, 1/4 calendula oil and 2 teaspoons of raw honey.

Step 3: Mix It Up a Bit!

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Now take your stick mixer and mix the oil and honey together just a few seconds.

Step 4: Set the Heat

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Next set your induction cooker to low making sure not to go over 100 F. You can also use a double boiler and a thermometer if you don't have an induction cooker.

Step 5: Add Beeswax

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Next add 4 TBS of yellow beeswax let it melt away into the oil.

Step 6: Essential Oils Time

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Now add 20 drops of Tea tree e.o., 10 drops of Lavender e.o., and last but not least, 5 drops of Clove e.o.

Step 7: Fill Your Tin

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Carefully pour your oil into the tin and let it set.

Comments

aprettymess (author)2016-08-02

Yesterday my couch attacked me and left a scratch on my leg. It was stinging and sore. I used this balm and almost immediately forgot the pain. The scratch doesn't even look fresh anymore and it hasn't even been 24 hours.

Thanks for sharing!!

chazortiz (author)aprettymess2016-08-03

Awesome, I am happy to hear that!

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