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Lavender Grapefruit Whipped Coconut Oil Lotion

Calming lavender combined with the bright citrus scent of grapefruit produces a fragrance that will leave you feeling refreshed. After a long, soothing soak in the bath or a quick morning shower, this luxurious whipped coconut oil lotion will nourish skin and bring along the delicate scent for the rest of the day. It makes a lovely gift for anyone who needs a little pampering, including yourself.

All Natural Lavender Grapefruit Whipped Coconut Lotion Recipe


  • 1 1/2 cups coconut oil
  • 10 drops lavender essential oil
  • 10 drops grapefruit essential oil


Make it!

To whip coconut oil, you will need a hand blender or mixer with a whisk attachment. It’s best to start with cold tools as with whipping cream. Coconut oil is liquid at higher temperatures, so start with oil that is in solid form. If it is warm out, then put it in the fridge to firm up.

Whipped Coconut Oil Lotion with Lavender and Grapefruit

Add the oil to the mixing bowl and whisk until stiff peaks form. Add essential oils and whisk briefly to combine.

Homemade whipped coconut oil lotion recipe

If giving the lotion as a gift, present it in a pretty jar. decorate the lid with a colorful ribbon and attach a personal note. There’s nothing like being pampered with all-natural beauty recipes inspired by the garden!


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  2. Coconut oil is well-known for working like a magic on your skin. This lotion combined with coconut oil, lavender and grapefruit makes your skin more supple and moisturized. Moreover, its mild fragrance keeps your mood fresh for all day long.

  3. Melt a tablespoon or two of beeswax, add coconut oil and scent. Stir well, let cool slightly and pour into jars. You can whip it if you want. Make lotion a little more solid and won’t melt in warm weather.

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