After Gardening Hand Cream

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Recipe by Alia55

A nice soothing hand cream for after a hard day of work in the garden.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 6 tablespoons of rose geranium water
  • 1 teaspoon borax
  • 1 ounce white beeswax
  • 8 tablespoons white petroleum jelly
  • 6 -8 drops geranium oil
  • 3 drops red food coloring


  1. Dissolve borax in the rose ‘geranium’ water.
  2. Melt wax in a saucepan over a very low heat. Using.
  3. Add the water solution, stirring continually.
  4. When cool add oil together and coloring to give a soft pink shade.
  5. Blend well.
  6. Pour into small jars, seal and label.

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