Make Your Own Cosmetics Tanning Cream & oil

Penny Hall


Make safe homemade beauty products, for less money, and more effective than store bought.

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20 Min
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4 tbsp. cold cream
3/4 tbsp. phenyl salicylate crystals
2 tbsp. lubricating jelly
tanning oil
8 tbsp. cottonseed oil
1 tbsp. phenyl salicylate crystals
face powder or liquid make-up


1Mix the ingredients together thoroughly,. If you wish, blend in a drop or two of perfume. Apply before sunbathing. Reapply after swimming.

2Tanning Oil:
Dissolve the crystals in oil. Shake vigorously. Add just enough of your own powder or make-up to the the oil a pleasant tint. If you wish, add a drip or two of your perfume. Re-shake well. Apply before exposure to the sun. Reapply as needed after you have been swimming.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Healthy
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