Treat your skin this fall with this homemade pumpkin spice body butter. It contains enzymes, AHA’s, and antioxidants that help to brighten, smooth, and soften the skin.
Pumpkin is a great addition to skincare diy recipes because of it’s amazing skin benefits.
Pumpkin contains enzymes, AHA’s, and antioxidants that help to brighten, smooth, and soften the skin. It also contains vitamins A, C, and E, and antioxidants. All of which help fight sun damage and wrinkles.
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Since pumpkin is so great for the skin, I thought it would be a great addition to my homemade body butter. I also added some fall inspired essential oils that gives it that pumpkin spice scent.
Not only does this homemade pumpkin spice body butter smell amazing but it also moisturizes very well.
And it’s made with all natural, toxin free ingredients!
Pumpkin Spice Body Butter Ingredients
To make this pumpkin spice body butter you’ll need a jar that is about 8 ounces that has a lid. Like this one. You’ll also need the following ingredients.
- Shea Butter
- Coconut Oil
- Pure Pumpkin
- Cinnamon Essential Oil
- Vanilla Essential Oil
- Ginger Essential Oil
- Nutmeg Essential Oil
- Orange Essential Oil
How to Make Pumpkin Spice Body Butter
1 | Fill a medium sauce pan 1/2 way with water. Place on stove and bring to boil.
2 | Add 1 cup of shea butter to a glass mason jar
3 | Turn off stove and place mason jar into the water
4 | Allow shea butter to melt
5 | Carefully remove mason jar from water
6 | Pour shea butter into a bowl
7 | Add 1 tbsp of coconut oil to bowl
8 | Add 3 tbsp of pure pumpkin to the bowl
10 | Whisk together over an ice bath
11 | Refrigerate for 15-20 minutes
12 | Remove from refrigerator and mix with an electric mixer for 5 minutes
13 | Scoop into small jar with lid
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Body butter should stay good for 6 months or longer. Make sure you keep lid tightly sealed when not in use and store at room temperature.
Author: Candice Sinner
Hi! I’m Candice & I’m an essential oil junkie. I want to help you break free from toxic chemicals & toxic living so you can live the life God created you to live. Click here to learn more about me and my health journey.