Friday’s Favorite : Sunscreen

Today I am sharing a favorite DIY Sun screen recipe for National Sunscreen day. I love all these wacky holidays so much. So enjoy the 🌞.. Lisa

1/2 cup  olive oil or almond oil

 1/4 cup  coca butter

1/4 cup beeswx

1/4 cup  coconut oil

1/4 cup non nano zinc oxide

15 drops  essential oil ( peppermint, lavender)

Melt oil,butter and beeswax in double boiler. Let cool and Wisk in essential oil and zinc oxide . Place in Mason jar.

Wide mouth Mason jar for storage.


This homemade version is good for your skin but will not have the SPF you may need for coverage.

Sunscreen coverage rules:

And remember in general: while out in the Sun you need to reply on exposed skin every 2 hours.

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