Homemade Whipped Body Butter

July 04, 2024

Homemade Whipped Body Butter


Are you tired of dry skin? Want a fun DIY project that can also help your skin feel soft and smooth? Making your own whipped body butter is the perfect solution! It's like creating a fluffy cloud that melts right into your skin. Plus, it's super easy and you can customize it with your favorite scents!


What You'll Need:

  • 1/2 cup Shea Butter
  • 1/2 cup Cocoa Butter
  • 1/2 cup Coconut Oil
  • 1/2 cup Almond Oil (or any liquid oil like olive or jojoba)
  • 2-3 drops Essential Oil (optional)
  • Hand Mixer or Stand Mixer
  • Bowl
  • Jar or Container (for storing your body butter)

Step-by-Step Guide:

  1. Mix Your Butters and Oil
    Start by putting the shea butter, cocoa or mango butter, and coconut oil in a bowl. Don't melt them completely, just soften them a bit. This helps to whip them up later.

  2. Whip It Up
    Using your hand mixer or stand mixer, start whipping the butters and oil together. Keep going until the mixture looks light and fluffy. This might take about 5 to 10 minutes.

  3. Add the Liquid Oil
    Once your mixture is fluffy, pour in the almond oil (or whichever liquid oil you chose). This will help make the body butter smooth and spreadable.

  4. Fragrance Time
    If you want your body butter to smell nice, now's the time to add a few drops of essential oils. Lavender is relaxing, while citrus can be energizing. Just pick what you like!

  5. Final Whip
    Give your mixture one last whip to make sure everything is mixed well.

  6. Store It
    Scoop your whipped body butter into a jar or container. Keep it in a cool place so it stays whipped and doesn't melt.

Tips for the Best Body Butter:

  • Temperature Matters: If your home is warm, your body butter might get a bit melty. Just pop it in the fridge for a bit to firm it up.
  • Customize It: Feel free to play around with different oils or butters to find what works best for your skin.
  • Patch Test: If you're using essential oils, do a patch test first to make sure you don't have a reaction.

Making your own whipped body butter is not only fun, but it's also a great way to pamper yourself with natural ingredients. Say goodbye to dry skin and hello to a new, fun skincare routine!

This Homemade Whipped Body Butter recipe was included in our July Country Wyx Box as a fun addition to our custom-blended scent - ISLAND BREEZE 🏝️ An irresistible, tropical blend of mango slices, pineapple chunks, and orange zest topped off with a hint of coconut cream and a kiss of salted caramel will leave you reminiscing about your favorite beach destination.

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