Spearmint-Argan Body Oil Recipe

Use this homemade nourishing body oil to eliminate any lingering winter blues.

| March/April 2015

  • Start spring right with a skin-nourishing argan body oil.
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This uplifting scent alleviates the last of the winter blues while providing sensuous skin-moisturizing benefits all over your body.

• 3⁄4 cup carrier oil of your choice
• 1⁄4 cup vegetable glycerin
• 10 to 15 drops spearmint essential oil (or your favorite essential oil)
• 10 to 20 drops argan oil

Thoroughly mix all ingredients in a glass or ceramic bowl. On clean skin, gently apply as a moisturizer or massage oil. Store remainder in a dark glass bottle or jar. Makes about 16 ounces.

Find more recipes and nourishing oils in Naturally Healing Body Oils.

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