Homemade Insect Repellent Balm
  • ½ Cup Coconut Oil
  • ¼ Shea Butter
  • 8 tsp Beeswax Granules
  • 24 drops of peppermint oil
  • 10 drops rosemary essential oil
  • 10 drops lemongrass essential oil
  • 10 drops tea tree (melaleuca) essential oil
  1. Use a double boiler to bring water to a boil. Put in the coconut oil and shea butter, whisk together until melted.
  2. Add the beeswax granules until melted into the mixture.
  3. Once the texture is a good consistency, remove from pan and let cool for 3-5 minutes.
  4. Whisk in the essential oils.
  5. Pour the liquid into jars and let it cool at room temperature before putting the lid on.
Recipe by fitlife.tv at http://fitlife.tv/homemade-insect-repellent_original/nutrition/