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Whipped Delights: DIY Body Butter Recipes for Luxurious Skin

Updated: 4 days ago

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I love making body butters! They are so easy to make which makes them a great project for beginner DIYers. This is because there is no heating involved to make an emulsion. We also don’t have to worry about preservatives as body butter does not have any water. When there is water in a formulation, preservatives are needed as bacteria love water. In this case, there is no water so no need for a preservative. So, in this case, all we have to do is just measure all our gorgeous ingredients and whip them all together to make our whipped body butter.

What is body butter?

Body butter is a thick deeply hydrating skin moisturizer. It is usually made of natural butter like cocoa butter, shea butter, and or mango butter. However, it can be both a hydrogenous or an anhydrogenous cream. Meaning some versions contain water while there are also vers