Petroleum Jelly

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Total Time
35mins
Prep
30 mins
Cook
5 mins

Petroleum jelly is easy to make and it is an ingredient of many other products. Naturalists may substitute a natural oil, such as grapeseed oil or sweet almond oil for the baby or mineral oil to create an "un-petroleum jelly."

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Ingredients

Nutrition
  • 1 ounce beeswax
  • 12 cup baby oil or 12 cup mineral oil

Directions

  1. Melt the beeswax in a microwave or a double boiler.
  2. Stir in the mineral oil.
  3. Remove the mixture from the heat and stir until cool.
  4. Put in clean container and cover with lid.
  5. Enjoy!
  6. (See how easy that was!).