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Whipped Shea Baby Balm

Active Time20 mins
Cooling Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr 20 mins
Course: Bath and Body
Cuisine: Wellness
Keyword: baby, moisturizer, shea butter
Yield: 8 ounces
Author: Stephanie Gerber
Cost: $12


  • Medium bowl
  • Double boiler
  • Hand mixer
  • 8 ounce jar with lid



  • Combine the oils and butters together in a medium glass bowl.
  • Melt oils and butters together using a double boiler. You can also do short bursts in the microwave, stirring in between.
  • When the oils have melted, stir together and add essential oils
  • Let the mixture cool until solidified. Place in the fridge to speed this up.
  • Then beat with a mixer until the butter turns creamy and frothy. This could take 5-10 minutes.
  • Place in clean, lidded container.


Apply several times a day to soothe chapped skin.
Use within 6 months.