This smooth creamy shaving cream blend is great for the guys, but gentle enough for the ladies as well.
- 1/4 c stearic acid
- 2 Tbsp olive oil
- 1 tsp borax dissolved in 1 C hot water
- 2 Tbsp grated Ivory soap
Melt stearic acid and oil over a double boiler until liquid is clear. Mix Borax mixture and grated soap until soap is dissolved, Pour the solution in a blender, add the melted oil mix, whip until a thick smooth cream forms. Add several drops of Peppermint or Lemon Essential oil, if desired.
Cool, Use as you would any shaving cream.