Jaclyn
Jaclyn
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Unicorn Whipped Body Butter

7 Materials
$10
90 Minutes
Medium

Not only is this rainbow unicorn body butter beautiful, but it is rich, creamy, and moisturizing as well.


unicorn whipped body butter

This easy DIY would make a great gift or simply a fun treat for your own home spa day.

unicorn whipped body butter

You will need:


  • shea butter
  • coconut oil
  • fractionated coconut oil
  • mica powder coloring in blue, green, yellow, pink and purple
  • ylang ylang, orange, and lemon essential oils
unicorn whipped body butter

First, heat the shea butter, coconut oil, and fractionated coconut oil using a double boiler, until the mixture has melted completely.

unicorn whipped body butter

Then, remove from heat.


Add 15 drops each of Ylang Ylang, orange, and lemon essential oil and stir to mix well.

unicorn whipped body butter

Place in refrigerator to allow to set, checking in on mixture every 5-10 minutes.


The mixture is set when it is opaque and has a semi-solid surface.

unicorn whipped body butter

Once set, beat mixture on high speed until it forms stiff peaks. This can happen quickly, or it may take as long as 10 minutes.

unicorn whipped body butter

Separate into 5 bowls and stir mica powder into each until you reach your desired colors.

unicorn whipped body butter

Layer the various colors of body butter into a pastry bag, plastic baggie, or other icing tool and pipe it into a glass container.

unicorn whipped body butter

Store in a sealed glass jar in a cool room or in refrigerator until ready to use.


Be sure to visit my full  Unicorn Whipped Body Butter blog post to view and print out the full instructions.

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