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Lotions, Creams & Other Things
Sparkling Body Butter


    Date : 2003-03-26

    Introduction

    A very simple to make mixture. One of our staff members sent this item out in our Anything Goes swap, and it was hit!

    This was made on the blog on May 19th, 2009.

    Ingredients

      112 grams Aloe Butter
      96 grams White Cocoa Butter
      80 grams Grapeseed Oil
      24 grams Stearic Acid
      64 grams Emulsifying Wax
      592 grams distilled water
      24 grams Liquid Glycerin
      16 grams Vitamin E Acetate
      5 grams Liquid Germall Plus
      10.00 grams Sunflower Fragrance Oil
      1 tsp Ultrafine Iridescent Glitter

    Equipment

      microwave
      scale
      spoon
      beaker or glass pyrex
      transfer pipettes or droppers
      jars and caps for filling

    Instructions

    Weigh and combine all ingredients but Liquid Germall Plus, fragrance and glitter in a microwave safe container. Heat until all ingredients are melted. Mix well. Add Liquid Germall Plus & fragrance after your other ingredients have been blended and temperatures are around 95. Pour into jars.

    Comments

    You can vary the color of glitter and the fragrance. We do recommend you stay with the ultrafine size glitter though.

    Yield

    Makes about 36 ounces.