Home Made Essential Items on an urban homestead



2 teaspoons beeswax

1 teaspoon shea butter

3 teaspoons Fractionated Coconut Oil

1/2 teaspoon vitamin E oil

  • 2 drops Cedarwood oil
  • 2 drops Melaleuca oil,
  • 2 drops Rosemary oil;  
  • You can change it up to your preference, Just remember not to make it floral!  Guys don’t like that LOL

Combine all ingredients, except the EO’s in glass container. Place jar in saucepan with 1-2 inches of  boiling water.  Stir in ingredients until melted and combined.   Remove from heat and let rest fo three minutes then add the essential oils and stir.  Pour mixture not an empty time or airtight glass jar.   Let balm rest 1-3 hours before use.

I bet Santa could use some of this!!067BE06C-92E9-41C9-8305-706020324935


  1. Pamela, may I ask where you get your containers for your products? I am in need of some for my salves and deodorant. Thanks! PS. Going to make this for my husband. Great recipe!


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