Aloe vera is a well-known skin softener and cleaner. It also makes a great ingredient in homemade beauty recipes. If you have normal to dry skin, the below aloe vera body wash can work amazing in keeping your skin soft and fresh. This amazing body wash is great if you wish to try out something which not only acts as a fantastic cleanser but also helps in improving the condition of your skin.
Aloe vera- Aloe vera has anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial and skin calming properties that makes this recipe super effective if you have a sun burn or any skin inflammatory condition. It repairs damaged skin, keeps it soft and supple.
Vitamin E oil- Vitamin E oil works as a preservative in the recipe but it also has great skin softening properties.
RECIPE FOR ALOE VERA BODY WASH:
Things you need-
- aloe vera gel- 1/4 cup,
- and castile soap / mild soap base (liquid) – ¾ of a cup.
- Vitamin E oil- 1 teaspoon.
- Few drops of your favorite essential oil
Add Aloe Vera gel to the soap base along with vit E oil and blend thoroughly. Add the essential oils. If you love citrusy fragrance, use a blend of orange and lime and lemon oils. It is excellent to nourish your skin, cleanse it thoroughly and also soothe your senses in shower. Pour it into a container of your choice and use this homemade body wash for a complete body and skin care treatment while bathing.
**Caution- Always patch test before using! Never use essential oils directly on the skin, use them diluted. Consult your doctor before using essential oils if you are pregnant or lactating.