The recipe for restorative hand oil

The recipe for restorative hand oil

To repair hands damaged by hydroalcoholic gel or cracks due to the cold, nothing like this mixture of essential and vegetable oils, quick and easy to make.


  • 5 drops of lavender essential oil
  • 1 teaspoon (5 ml) of Chilean rosehip vegetable oil

The anti-dry hand oil recipe

  • Pour the drops of essential oil into the vegetable oil.
  • Mix the ingredients well.
  • Then transfer this preparation into a small glass bottle fitted with a stopper.
  • Apply a drop or two of this mixture to the irritated or chapped areas, gently massaging the skin.
  • Repeat two or three times a day until the skin condition improves.

To note : this mixture can be kept for a few days in a cool place, protected from light.

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Do a test beforehand in the crease of the elbow, as this recipe contains an essential oil. If, after 24 hours, no reaction appears, you can use this treatment without worries.

Recipe extracted of Face, Plant care by Véronique Desarzens (ed. Blood of the Earth)

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