Cosmetic Recipes

Here are a few and easy cosmetic recipes to make at home. Be sure of the ingredients you use on your skin.




Coconut oil lip balm



  • 1 tbs coconut oil
  • 1 tbs beeswax
  • 1 tbs olive oil


  1. Heat coconut oil, beeswax and olive oil together in double boiler (or saucepan and glass bowl) over low heat
  2. Melt oils and wax together
  3. Mix mixture well and pour it into storage container
  4. Let cool before using


Lemon and coconut oil moisturizer



  • 4 tbs coconut oil
  • 2 lemons


  1. Pour in 4 tbs of oil coconut in a medium size bowl (solid state)
  2. Add the juice of 2 lemons, and anything else you like: vitamin E oil, lavender oil, vanilla extract, etc. (optional)
  3. Whisk the coconut oil until it becomes light and fluffy
  4. You can keep your moisturizer for several months in a cool place


Hand scrub



  • 1 tbs coconut oil
  • 2 tbs raw honey
  • ¼ cup sea salt
  • ¼ organic sugar
  • 1 tbs lemon juice


  1. Stir together the honey and coconut oil in a medium bowl
  2. In another small bowl, blend the salt, sugar and lemon juice until it becomes crumbly
  3. Pour the salt mixture over the honey mixture and stir until smooth
  4. Store in a small glass storage container


Coconut oil hair mask



  • 2 parts coconut oil
  • 1 part olive oil


  1. Combine coconut oil and olive oil in a small bowl and mix well
  2. Apply the mixture to your hair, focusing on the ends
  3. Wrap your hair in a bun of top of your head, cover with a shower cup or a warm towel and leave on for 30 minutes, or all night, depending on how damaged your hair is
  4. Rinse out in the shower and shampoo and condition as usual