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Necessary Balm

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup dried lavender
  • 1/4 cup dried peppermint
  • 1 cup + 2 tbsp almond oil you loose some to the herbs
  • 4 tbsp beeswax

Instructions

  • Set the oven to 300/150 
    As soon as it reaches temperature turn off the oven
  • Grind the herbs in a blender into a coarse powder
  • Combine the herbs with the oil in an oven  proof dish and place it in the oven
  • Let it sit for four hours in the oven. Don't open the door! The oven will slowly cool - and the heat will infuse the oil, gently. 
  • Strain out the herbs 
  • Melt the beeswax and combine with the oil 
  • Pour the mixture in a container, allow to cool and harden 
  • Shelf life: 6 months