Cocoa Almond & Vanilla Body Butter Bars

Cocoa Almond & Vanilla Body Butter Bars


  • 100g Cocoa Butter
  • 50g Aloe Vera Butter
  • 50g Shea Butter
  • 25ml Rosehip Oil
  • 25ml Apricot Oil
  • 5 ml Vitamin E Oil
  • 60 drops Vanilla Essential Oil
  • 25 drops Lavender Essential Oil
  • 20 drops Mandarin Essential Oil


A nice, simple one! In a double Boiler method or microwave on low heat, gently melt and blend the Butters together. remove from heat then gently add Jojoba & Apricot Oils.  Once the mixture has cooled (but not solidified), add the Essential Oils and the anti-oxidant Vitamin E Oil. The Essential Oils can be substituted for a different blend (aroma). Pour this blend into an Ice Cube tray, Soap Mould for pretty shapes or into a Chocolate mould and place in fridge. Once hardened, pop out and enjoy


Here are some suggested uses for your own handmade Cocoa Almond & Vanilla Body Butter Bars:

  1. Use as a Solid Body Moisturiser Bar, to rub on after a bath or shower
  2. Or as an Intensive Treatment to be rubbed into areas of dry skin such as elbows, hands & feet
  3. Try dropping one into a warm bath for the ultimate in bathing
  4. Use as a Solid Massage Block
  5. Gently rub onto pregnant belly to prevent stretch marks (be careful which, if any, essential oils are selected for this one).

Precaution: Not recommended to be used by those with Nut Allergies

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