Avoid Chemicals With Easy Homemade Lotion

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When it comes to toiletries, many of us are going off-grid and making our own. In this particular case, it is body lotion, one that will come from your cupboards sans chemicals and wasteful packaging. This helpful tutorial post has all the potential of a favorite bookmark - enjoy!:

Few things are more satisfying to the body and the ego than homemade lotion. In addition to the obvious benefits of being more economical and free from mystery additives,  it works far better than its store-shelf counterparts, which, more often than not, leave my skin feeling dry and overall unsatisfied...As an added bonus, making lotions yourself allows you to give your moisturizers fresh, natural scents like coconut, lavender, and chocolate – a far cry from the artificial, lab-manufactured fragrances.


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