We received a lot of questions like this:
Long story short: it depends on the lotion. But we strongly recommend to make a DIY cream at home from scratch!
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Beauty tip of the day is about honey and it miraculous (and cheap) properties. You have here 4 ways in which you can use honey and prepare in your own kitchen body lotion, creams and natural treatments for body and skin care.
Combine all ingredients and mix well. This cream has a slightly grainy and oily texture, and in addition to using as a cold cream, it can be used for sunburn and for applying as a conditioner to the hands before doing outside work, such as gardening. Makes about ¾ cup.
Soften the gelatin in the water for several minutes. Then dissolve the gelatin mixture over low heat for 5 to 7 minutes, until the mixture is clear.. Add the remaining ingredients. Makes about 1 cup.
Place the ingredients in a screw top jar, cover and shake well. Makes about 3/4 cup.
Melt the petroleum jelly over a double boiler. Add the remaining ingredients and heat for several minutes until the mixture is smooth and well mixed, makes about ¾ cup.
Also, if you wonder what other benefits of honey for your body, here are 10 beauty and health tips on honey in our archives.