Emollient creams for the skin

These nourishing and soothing creams for the skin, you can be prepared from vegetable raw materials and improvised at home.

nettle-birch cream (for dry skin)

1 tablespoon fresh (or 2 teaspoons dried), nettle leaves, 1 tbsp of birch buds, 250 ml of water, 1 teaspoon of beeswax, 1 tablespoon of oliveoil, 3 drops of oil solution of vitamin A, 1 tablespoon butter.

Mix nettle leaves and birch buds, pour boiling water, close tightly and leave to cool.Melt in a water bath beeswax, add to wax olive oil, vitamin A and butter and mix without removing from the heat, pour 2 tablespoons of infusion of nettle and birch buds.Warm up the mass in a water bath for about 30 seconds, remove, beat with a mixer.Ready to Put the cream jar.

Strawberry Cream (for dry and normal skin)

3 ~ 4 tablespoons of juice from fresh ripe strawberries, 1 teaspoon of glycerine, 1 teaspoon of oatmeal.

Fresh strawberry juice, mix with glycerin, a lot of leave for 5-10 minutes.Then mix with oat flour and beat with a mixer.The re

sulting air cream store for a short time in a cool place.

Cream herbal fat and honey (to soften the skin of hands, feet)

mixture of herbs in equal amounts (calendula, dandelion, plantain, nettle), 250 ml of water, 50 g domestic pork fat, 1 tablespoon honeyand 2 teaspoons of castor oil.

Take 1 tablespoon of herb mixture, brew with boiling water, let stand for 30-40 minutes.2 tablespoons of the finished tincture mix with domestic pork fat, honey and castor oil.Lubricate the skin after washing.

herbal cream with butter (to soften the skin, healing)

250 ml of water, 1 tablespoon of dry grass to choose from (calendula flowers, grass succession), 50 g butter, 1 teaspoon of honey.

Prepare an infusion of one of the species of grasses, leave for 8-9 hours under the lid, strain.Spread softened butter with honey, add 1 teaspoon of tincture of herbs.All mix thoroughly.Grease your hands after washing.

chamomile cream (for smooth, soft and velvety skin)

1 tablespoon of chamomile flowers, 250 ml of water, 50 g of soft butter, 1 teaspoon of honey.

Prepare an infusion of chamomile flowers, leave for 8 hours and strain.Thoroughly mash the butter and honey, add 1 teaspoon of chamomile infusion and mix well.

cream creamy plantaginaceae

1 tablespoon of plantain leaves, 200 ml of water, 50 g butter, 1 teaspoon of honey.

crushed plantain leaves Pour boiling water, leave for 8 hours under a lid, then strain.Soft butter mixed with honey, add 1 teaspoon of tincture of plantain and mix everything carefully.

cream softness and tenderness (for supple skin)

1 egg yolk, 1 tablespoon honey, 0.5 tsp of oatmeal.

Prepare the cream whipped egg yolk with honey and oatmeal.Rub the skin of hands and feet at night.

Almond Hand Cream

2 tablespoons of lanolin, 1.5 teaspoons of cocoa butter, 1 tablespoon of beeswax, 5 teaspoons of liquid paraffin, 1 teaspoon of almond oil, borax solution: 1/2 teaspoonborax and 2 tablespoons water.

Place the mixture of components (no borax solution) in a water bath and melt over low heat until smooth.Add the weight of borax solution.Mix well and let it cool, still stirring occasionally.Grease hands after water treatment and for the night.