Homemade Non-Petroleum Jelly (Aka DIY "Vaseline")

Total Time
15mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

As it is a petroleum by product I want to avoid using commercial petroleum jelly (Vaseline). Found this recipe on http://www.onegoodthingbyjillee.com/2012/04/make-your-own-petroleum-free-jelly.html. Thank you Jillee!!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 18 cup grated beeswax or 1 ounce grated beeswax
  • 12 cup olive oil

Directions

  1. Combine beeswax and oil in a small saucepan.
  2. Melt over very low heat or in the top of a double boiler.
  3. Pour into a jar to cool.
  4. Cools in about 30 minutes.