Cocoa Butter Shaving Cream with Jojoba Oil

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  • Total Time: 40 mins
  • Hands-on Time: 20 mins
  • Makes: 4 fluid ounces

A clean, gentle DIY shaving cream recipe featuring jojoba oil and cocoa butter.



    1. In a double boiler over low heat, combine jojoba oil, sweet almond oil and cocoa butter. Heat, stirring, until clear, then pour into a large bowl and let cool.

    2. In another pan, bring water to a simmer. Add baking soda and liquid soap, stirring until completely incorporated. Add honey and stir until well combined.

    3. Pour into bowl with oil mixture. Add vanilla essential oil. Blend with a hand mixer or blender until well mixed. Add cocoa powder a little at a time and blend until completely mixed.

    4.To use, stir or shake mixture (separation is normal) and smooth cream onto wet skin in an even layer, shave, rinse and pat dry.

    5. Store in an airtight container.

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