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make your own cosmetics tanning cream & oil

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Penny Hall
Tucson, AZ

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

(1 rating)
yield serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For make your own cosmetics tanning cream & oil

  • 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

How To Make make your own cosmetics tanning cream & oil

  • 1
    Mix the ingredients together thoroughly,. If you wish, blend in a drop or two of perfume. Apply before sunbathing. Reapply after swimming.
  • 2
    Tanning 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.