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Whipped Body Butter (Vanilla Buttercream)

HOMEMADE WHIPPED BODY BUTTER THAT WILL LEAVE YOUR SKIN SOFT, GLOWING AND MOISTURIZED! SO EASY TO MAKE AND SMELLS LIKE VANILLA BUTTERCREAM!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 8 oz
Author Divas Can Cook

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup shea butter
  • 1/4 cup cocoa butter
  • 2 tablespoons almond oil
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 15 drops Snickerdoodle fragrance oil P & J premium fragrance oil
  • 15 drops Brown Sugar fragrance oil P & J premium fragrance oil

Instructions

  • In a double boiler, melt shea butter and cocoa butter.
  • Stir in almond oil and coconut oil.
  • Stir until the coconut oil has melted.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Stir in fragrance (I use 15-20 drops of each. Use more or less depending on how mild or strong you want your fragrance.) See note!
  • Let mixture set until solid.
  • Using a hand mixer, mix until whipped and fluffy.
  • Store in a jar at room temperature.

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Notes

Raw shea butter can have a nutty scent that some people find unpleasant. If you using raw shea butter (which I recommend) you may need a bit more fragrance oil.
You can certainly use essential oils if like another scent. My favorite essential oils are rose, lavender, and juniper.