(Microwave) The olive oil steeps with rosemary for 24 hours, adding a pleasant scent to this cream. Aloe vera gel gives it a soothing feel. You will need: 6 tbsp olive or safflower oil 2 tbsp dried rosemary 2 tbsp lard 1 oz beeswax 3 tbsp aloe vera gel Put the oil and rosemary in a microwave-safe bowl. Heat for 5 minutes on High power (100 percent). Leave the oil and rosemary to sit for 24 hours. Strain the oil and discard the rosemary.
Add the lard and beeswax to the rosemary scented oil, and heat on High until the lard and beeswax melt, 4 to 5 minutes. Stir in the aloe vera get. Beat until the mixture is smooth and creamy.