Basic Balm Recipe

Ingredients:

1 part beeswax
1 part butter
1 part oil or oil blend

Instructions:

Melt wax and butter in a double boiler and stir in oils. Remove from heat and add fragrance and colorant. This basic balm can be softened with more oil or hardened with more wax or butter. This can be poured into lip balm containers or deodorant containers for use as lotion bars.



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