Yield: 1 Servings
|60 grams||Beeswax granules|
|300 millilitres||Pure turpentine|
|25 grams||Pure soap or soap flakes|
|150 millilitres||Boiling water|
|6 drops||Essential oil of lavender|
1. Melt the waxes with the turpentine in a double boiler (warning low flash point) 2. Grate the soap into a bowl and pour on the boiling water and stir briskly to dissolve it. 3. Let the soapy water cool slightly and then pour it into the melted wax stirring well as it makes an emulsion. 4. Put in a small jar or container with a tight fitting lid.