Homemade Diaper Cream & Baby Powder

doTERRA’s Baby Care

Homemade Diaper Cream & Baby Powder

Care for your bundle of joy with these natural basics.

Diaper Cream

Use this cream for rashes, burns, cuts or even dry skin.

1/2 ounce beeswax

3 1/2 ounces doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil

2 drops each: doTERRA Melaleuca and Lavender

4 ounce glass jar (Tip: use an empty baby food jar)

Spoon or stick for stirring

Directions:

Put the beeswax in the glass jar and place in the top portion of a double boiler. Gently melt it over simmering water, stirring until smooth.

Slowly add the Fractionated Coconut Oil.

Remove from heat and add the essential oil, stir then let cool. Label your cream

Tip – If too firm, re-melt and add more coconut or olive oil

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Talc-Free Baby Powder

1/2 cup corn starch

1/2 cup Arrowroot powder

1 drop doTERRA Roman Chamomile

1-2 drops doTERRA Lavender

1/4 cup finely ground oats

Directions:

Mix well and put in a shaker style bottle

Tip – Use an empty spice jar with a sifter lid. Label your powder.

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Ideal Essential Oils for Baby

Breathe (Respiratory Blend) – Apply alone or with a carrier oil on to the chest and/or feet to open airways.

Basil – Gently apply on the ear with a cotton ball, avoiding the ear canal, to help relieve earaches.

DigestZen (Digestive Blend) – Massage clockwise onto an upset tummy or rub on bottoms of feet.

Roman Chamomile – Soothes irritated skin

Lavender – Calming, relaxing, soothes irritated skin

Melaleuca (Tea Tree) – Soothes irritated skin and has strong anti-fungal properties.

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Related Posts:

Homemade Baby Wipes

Fractionated Coconut Oil 

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