Basic Cold Cream

Basic Cold Cream

1 ounce jojoba
1 ounce grapeseed oil
1/2 to 1 ounce beeswax (less for a thinner cream)
2 ounces distilled or filtered water
1 teaspoon vegetable glycerin
1 teaspoon borax
10 drops Lavender Essential Oil
40 drops grapefruit seed extract as a preservative

Slowly melt first 4 ingredients in a double boiler. Once melted pour into a bowl, add remaining ingredients and beat until creamy. Store in a covered glass jar. Lasts up to 6 months.

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Melissa Burnell, known to her friends and fans as "Liss," grew up in Southern Maine, now residing in sunny South Carolina. As a busy Wife, Mother of two sons, an avid photographer, and self-employed entrepreneur, Liss understands the value of both time and money.

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