Making Kawakawa Balm
LAUREN GLUCINA | December 17, 2020
"Super soothing to my skin, my eczema go-to." – Instagram review
Minor cuts and grazes Soothing to skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis Pain, swelling and stiffness Neuralgia Bruising Keeping insects away
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Kawakawa leaves, sweet almond oil, beeswax, lavender esssential oil.
Add kawakawa leaves to a pot, cover with oil.
STEP ONE • PART ONE
Place in the oven, heat on low for ~6 hours.
STEP ONE • PART TWO
Strain the oil ready for use.
Measure out one cup of oil, add beeswax.
Gently heat, dissolving the wax.
Add essential oils and mix to combine.
Pour into sterilised glass jars.
Allow to cool and harden, cap and label!