DIY: After-Sun Soothing Lotion

It can be hard to find relief when your skin has been out in the sun for too long. Calm your skin with this DIY After-Sun Soothing Lotion. Its powerful ingredients help your skin stay cool, hydrated, and healthy.

Cool Your Skin With This After Sun Soothing Lotion with doTERRA Essential Oils

What You Need:

1/2 tablespoon grated beeswax
1 tablespoon shea butter
2 tablespoons coconut oil
4 tablespoons aloe vera gel
10 drops Lavender
10 drops Peppermint
5 drops Roman Chamomile

doTERRA After Sun Lotion


1. Add everything except aloe vera gel and essential oils in a glass jar and place in saucepan with 1-1.5 inches of boiling water.

How to Make doTERRA After Sun Lotion

2. Stir ingredients until melted (around 5-10 minutes) and remove from heat. Add aloe vera gel and essential oils. Stir until combined.

TIP: Use a popsicle stick to help stir for an easier cleanup.

After Sun Lotion with Aloe Vera

doTERRA After Sun Lotion- Made with Essential Oils

doTERRA After Sun Lotion- Stir Together

4. Pour into container and allow to rest for 2-3 hours.

doTERRA After Sun Lotion- Pour into container

doTERRA After Sun Lotion- Allow to Dry

5. To use, apply to skin as needed.

doTERRA After Sun Lotion is a MUST-HAVE!

Check out these other blog posts for sun relief:

After Sun Relief Spray with Essential Oils

Ultra Moisturizing Natural Sun Protector

dōTERRA essential oils can be purchased online, or from any of our Wellness Advocates. If you would like to locate a Wellness Advocate in your area, click here.

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