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Natural Eczema Cream Recipe

Homemade Eczema Cream

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cooling Time 5 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 7 oz
Author Lauren

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup shea butter
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1 tbsp aloe vera
  • 1 tbsp zinc oxide
  • 1 tsp turmeric root oil
  • 8 drops chamomile essential oil

Tools & Supplies

  • Double boiler (or use a pot and metal bowl)
  • Measuring cup and spoons
  • Dust mask (or surgical face mask)
  • Rubber spatula
  • Sanitized jar

Instructions

  1. Use a double boiler, or make one by adding water to a pot and placing a metal bowl over pot.

  2. Place shea butter into the double boiler and melt over medium heat.

  3. Remove from heat and add in remaining ingredients. Carefully add the zinc oxide and stir to combine.

  4. Scrape cream into your container.

Recipe Notes

*BREATHING IN ZINC OXIDE POWDER CAN CAUSE METAL FUME FEVER, WHICH WILL GIVE YOU FLU-LIKE SYMPTOMS THAT CAN LAST FOR 6-24 HOURS. TAKE PRECAUTIONS, AND WEAR A PROTECTIVE MASK WHEN USING THIS SUBSTANCE.