Lotion for Oily Skin

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A lovely, light, non greasy lotion, featuring Prickly Pear Seed Oil and Organic Anti Acne Active Formula. Great for rebalancing oily skins.
Stage 1: (above 75°C)
5% Hazelnut Oil
5% Prickly Pear Seed Oil
3% Thistle Oil
4% Emulsifier L
1% Cetearyl Alcohol

Stage 2: (above 75°C)
72% Boiling Orange Blossom (Neroli) Water
4% Comfrey Glycerol Extract

Stage 3: (below 40°C)
2% Vitamin E
1.5% Anti Acne Active Formula
1% Preservative 12
0.75% Palmarosa Essential Oil
0.25% Geranium Essential Oil
0.5% Vitamin A Palmitate
100% Total
Grape Seed Oil
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Method:  

  • Heat the fat stage to above 75°C in a double boiler.
  • Add stage 1 (fat stage) to stage 2 (water stage).
  • Blend with a stick blender for a few seconds until you see emulsification has happened.
  • Then immerse the container into a pan of cold water and stir with a spatula whilst cooling down to below 40°C.
  • Add remaining stage 3 ingredients and combine thoroughly.
  • Jar and label.


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