This soothing formula soothes dry, damaged skin and promotes new cell turnover.
1/4 cup sweet almond oil
2 tablespoons jojoba oil
2 tablespoons dried elder flowers
1 tablespoon green tea leaves
1 teaspoon grated beeswax
Gently warm the oils in the top of a double boiler. Add the elder and chamomile flowers; heat for 2 minutes. Cover and let rest undisturbed for 48 hours, stirring a few times a day. Strain and discard herbs; reserving and returning the oil to the same pan. Add beeswax and heat until melted, stirring to blend. Pour into a clean jar. Let cool completely, then cap and label. Use within 6 months.