Make Your Own: Aloe Vera Skin Cream
The Gardener|August 2020
For gardeners the problem of dry skin is made worse by working in the garden, coupled in 2020 with the constant use of hand sanitiser. Fear winter no longer, for your plants are once again here to save you! The soothing, moisturising and cooling properties of aloe vera make it a prime candidate for a healing skin cream, and you can make your own by following these simple steps:

You Will Need

5 aloe vera leaves

500ml aqueous cream

1 teaspoon vitamin E oil

1 tablespoon glycerine

Pot and glass bowl to double boil

Beater

Glass jar

Funnel

Instructions

1 Before you start, sterilise the glass jar by filling it with boiling water, and then leave it to cool.

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