Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Homemade natural Vaseline

Vaseline, or "petroleum jelly", has been used for a long time in the various preparations. From creams to makeup, as a lubricant, in the workshop, as medicine, and even plumbing work.
 For consistency, the Vaseline is a lubricant and ideal moisturizer, but has many detractors who claim that this petroleum distillate has residues that may be carcinogenic. However, in a well maintained production process we should not have problems.

Homemade natural Vaseline

1- What is Vaseline:

Vaseline is a mixture of saturated hydrocarbons and carbon atoms obtained from refined petroleum. Cosmetic facial and body, as well as a range of beneficial uses of long standing as a lubricant and moisturizing is used popularly in various products for example.
Common Vaseline or that we find in the stores is produced from petroleum, which commonly takes some chemicals that could be harmful to health. However, there is a natural petroleum jelly that is free of all chemical and can be prepared easily at home.

Homemade natural Vaseline

2- Recipe for homemade natural Vaseline:

Natural Vaseline can be prepared at home and is very easy to make, all ingredients are 100% natural and very easy to get.

3- Ingredients to prepare your homemade natural Vaseline:
1 ounce of beeswax (30 grams approx.)
1/2 cup olive oil 1/2 cup (approximately)


In a pot or pan pour the beeswax and olive oil. Heat to simmer the preparation and stir with a wooden spoon gently. Once melted beeswax and mixed with olive oil you will notice a complete mix smooth and without lumps. Pour the mixture into a glass jar. You must do this procedure taking advantage of their State, since once cool you will be impossible to pour the mixture into a container.

Homemade natural Vaseline


If you want that natural Vaseline is more thick and full-bodied you can raise slightly measurement of beeswax. Extra virgin olive oil is recommended for a higher purity. If you want to give a more pleasant aroma can add to the preparation 1/2 teaspoon (3 drops) of any essential oil (lavender, mint, anise, pink etc.). If you want to make your natural Vaseline even thicker and with more consistency you can add to the recipe butter cocoa or Shea butter. You can buy beeswax in any establishment of natural products. You must make sure that the glass jar where pour natural Vaseline is completely dry and well disinfected. It is recommended a pyrex container.
And ready. Use it as if it was Vaseline.
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Keep your natural Vaseline in a dry ventilated, far from high and low temperatures.
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Try this easy and useful homemade recipe. Your comments will highly appreciated.