125ml spritz or splash bottle
5 drops sandalwood eo
3 drops bergamot eo
3 cedarwood eo
- Place all ingredients in your bottle. Attach lid and leave to sit on a windowsill for 2 weeks. Shake daily.
- After 2 weeks pour contents into a jar, rinse your bottle with warm water, place a coffee filter over the opening of your bottle and re-pour the contents into the bottle - filtering.
- Aftershave lotion is now ready to use.
The vodka in this recipe is a soft level alcohol that helps preserve the essential oils. It also disinfects the skin and helps heal wounds should there be any shaving cuts. It might sting a little when applied. You can double the quantity of essential oils if you want a stronger scent.
Another useful product is Soothing Salve. Apply to skin after shaving to relieve redness, wounds and in grown hairs.