Saturday, August 29, 2015

Soothing Aloe Vera Sunburn Salve

Do you have plans for enjoying the out of doors this coming holiday? If so, you may end up with a sunburn and then you are going to want this cooling and soothing salve.

Aloe Vera has always been great for burns but add in the healing properties of  Lavender and the cooling effects of Peppermint; burn care just got kicked up a notch!

Soothing Aloe Vera Sunburn Salve


1/2 c. Aloe Vera Gel
10 drops of Peppermint Essential Oil
20 drop of Lavender Essential Oil

Step 1:
Measure out 1/2 cup of aloe vera gel and spoon into a glass container of your choice.

Step 2:
Place 10 drops of Lavender into the gel. Stir to combine.

Step 3:
Place 5 drops of Peppermint into the mixture then stir to complete your salve.

 For an extra cooling effect, store in your refrigerator.