You can buy the best baby moisturizer from the store but the chemicals present in them may bring allergies to some young ones. This is why you should opt for natural ingredients to make your own moisturiser at home.
How To Make Your Homemade Moisturizer for Your Baby?
Make a baby moisturizer by yourself that will ensure nourishment to your child's skin in this dry condition. You just need a few raw materials that are easily found and can use them to make a moisturizer. Below are a two recipes that you can follow to make a baby moisturizer at home.
1. Oats And Coconut Oil Moisturiser
Ingredients To Make Oats And Coconut Oil Moisturiser
1 cup powdered oats1 cup coconut oil2 tablespoon olive oil
Method To Prepare Oats And Coconut Oil Moisturiser
Heat the coconut oil in low flame and add powdered oats to it while you stir continuouslyA bit of froth will be formed while the oats dissolve completely in the coconut oilAdd olive oil to the mixture and stir it continuously and switch off the heatAllow it to cool for 10 minutes and pour the moisturizer in a clean dry storage container and store it in a cool dry place.
2.Organic Cocoa Butter Moisturiser
Ingredients To Make Organic Cocoa Butter Moisturiser
1 cup of organic cocoa butter (you can also use shea or mango butter)3/4 cup of organic coconut oil2 tablespoons of organic beeswax pastilles3 teaspoons of vitamin E oilOptional 8-10 drops of a baby safe essential oil, like Lavender essential oil or Roman Chamomile Essential Oil. Do not use essential oils if this lotion is for a baby under 3 monthsGlass jar to store lotion
Method To Prepare Organic Cocoa Butter Moisturiser
1. Add water to a pan and set it on medium flame
2. While the water is heating, you can add cocoa butter, beeswax and coconut oil in a glass jar
3. Place the glass jar inside the pan with boiling water and wait for the ingredients to mix up
4. Once the ingredients have melted, add vitamin E oil and stir occasionally
5. Mix all the ingredients and store the moisturizer in a clean dry container which is to be stored safely
You can make any of these moisturizers for your child which will protect his skin from the dry and harsh climatic conditions. Make sure you apply the moisturizer on your child's skin on a regular basis to prevent any dryness.