Whipping this body butter is the secret to its great texture.
Cocoa Body Butter Lotion
- 1/4 cup cocoa butter
- 1/4 cup shea (or mango) butter
- 1/4 cup coconut oil
- 1/4 cup almond oil
- 10-20 drops essential oil
Combine all ingredients, except the essential oils, in a small pot or double boiler. Gently melt and stir over medium-low heat until the mixture is liquid.
Gently melt and stir over medium-low heat until the mixture is liquid.
Remove from the heat and allow the mixture to partially set up - at least 30 minutes in the fridge or longer on the counter. Then add the essential oils of your choice, and whip with a hand mixer until the body butter is fluffy and stiff peaks have formed.