Great for oily skin or minor acne
breakouts. (Teenagers love it and it smells
16 oz clear melt & pour soap
1 teaspoon sweet orange oil
1 teaspoon dried crushed peppermint leaves
1 teaspoon ground orange peel
1 tablespoon aloe vera gel
5 drops orange soap color
or 3 drops red and 2 drops yellow food color
Melt soap base in microwave on medium for 2 minutes
or stovetop method in double-boiler.
Add all ingredients stirring until smooth.
Pour into olive oil coated molds or small
loaf pan. Let harden completely and slice or
remove from mold. Let air dry 24 hours before
2 teaspoons cider vinegar
1 drop frankincense essential oil
2 drops lavender essential oil
1 drop myrtle essential oil
1/2 cup distilled water
Funnel the cider vinegar into a dark gloss bottle, then add the essential oils and shake well to disperse the oil. Top off with distilled water and shake again. Remember to shake each time before use. Apply with damp cotton pads.
Some Simple Homemade Remedies Using Aloe Vera:
Acne Treatment - Rub the gel on the affected area twice a day. Your acne will improve within one week.
Body Rub - Cut open an aloe leaf, remove the gel out and rub it all over your body. Rinse off the gel after twenty minutes and feel the difference.
Cold Sores - Apply aloe vera to cold sores twice daily. The symptoms will be resolved within one day and cured within one week.
Diaper Rash - After a warm bath, massage the affected areas with aloe vera gel. You will see results within three days.
Eczema - Create a paste using the leaves of the aloe vera plant and apply to dry skin three times daily. You will see results in one month.
Skin Cancer - Apply the gel liberally to all affected areas. You will see results in three months.
Skin Wounds and Abrasions - Rub the gel onto wounds or abrasions twice a day. Improvement and healing will be observed within three days.