Homemade easy lotion recipe

Lotion is one of the easiest DIY personal care product you can make for you and your family. With a few ingredients and a few minutes of your time, you can enjoy natural silky-smooth body lotion with your favorite scent (even better!) Below we like to share our super easy lotion recipe with Aloe Vera Gel. Enjoy!


1 Cup   Aloe Vera Gel

4 TBSP Sweet Almond Oil

4 TBSP Jojoba oil

1 TBSP shea butter

5-10 drops Sweet Orange essential oil (optional)


  1. Melt Shea Butter (few minutes with double boiler, 5 sec via microwave)
  2. Let melted shea butter cool to room temperature and just start to harden
  3. Add Sweet Almond oil and Jojoba oil to Shea butter and mix well
  4. Slowly add Aloe Vera Gel and mix well
  5. Add Sweet Orange essential oil (or your preferred essential oil), mix again and enjoy!