MOTHER’S DAY DIY GIFT

We are only a couple weeks away from Mother’s Day. Again, we repeat, only a few weeks which means it’s time to start thinking of a gift for you mom! Thus, our P&J Family wanted to share with you this solid lotion bar recipe that smells exactly like peaches and cream. Show your mom you care about her with this homemade gift and create the absolute perfect gifting moment. This is a great addition in a bath gift basket with other goodies like scrubs and soaps! Follow along below for full written instructions or watch the video above to truly seize the magic of Mother’s Day.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 1/2 Cup White Beeswax Pastilles
  • 3/4 Sweet Almond Oil
  • 1/2 Cup Shea Butter
  • 5ml of P&J Peaches & Cream
  • Small Flower Petals
  • Silicone Heart Molds

STEP-BY-STEP

  • Pour 1/2 cup of white beeswax pastilles into a medium sized bowl.
  • Add 3/4 cup of sweet almond oil into the same bowl.
  • Stir two ingredients together.
  • Microwave until fully combined at 30 second increments. 
  • Add 1/2 cup of shea butter into the mixture.
  • Again, microwave until fully melted and combined.
  • Take out of the microwave and add 5ml of P&J Peaches & Cream.
  • Grab the heart molds and add a pinch of flower petals.
  • Lightly cover the flowers with mixture, making sure the petals stay at the bottom of the mold. 
  • Let cool for 1-2 minutes until there is a light white film.
  • Pour the rest of the mixture on top of the molds.
  • Place in the freezer for 60 minutes or until the bars have fully solidified.
  • Gift to Mom on Mother’s Day!

From our P&J Family, we want to wish all the moms a Happy Mother’s Day! If you want to see more recipes to add to a bath gift basket, check out our scrubs recipe or DIY heart soaps.