|Dissolve the borax in the water in a glass measuring cup
and set aside.
Mix together the oil and beeswax in another glass measuring cup. Place
the glass cup in a pan of water, making a water bath. Heat the oil-beeswax
mixture in the water bath over medium heat until the beeswax is melted,
When the wax is melted, bring the borax-water mixture almost to
boiling. Remove the oil-beeswax mixture from the water bath. Slowly add
the borax water mixture to it, stirring briskly.
Remove the oil-beeswax mixture from the water bath. Slowly add the borax
solution to it, stirring briskly.
Allow the lotion to cool completely. The consistency may seem a bit
thin at first, but will thicken as it cools. Pout the lotion into a clean
container with a lid. To use, massage a small amount into your skin.