25 of the best Natural Moisturizers that you can easily make at home. Most of these diy moisturizers can be made in just a matter of minutes.
Best Natural Moisturizer Ideas
You will love these simple and easy natural moisturizer ideas. In fact, I think you will be surprised how easy they are to make.
These are not complicated and won’t cost a fortune. We have simple ideas to moisturize that are full of natural ingredients that are also budget friendly.
Many of these moisturizer ideas include essential oils. I buy just about all my essential oils on Amazon. They are very cost effective and work great for making your own homemade moisturizers and homemade lotion. Make sure to remove your makeup first as part of your skin care routine.
Best Essential Oils for Natural Face Moisturizers
- Lavender essential oil. It is relaxing and perfect to use in moisturizers.
- Peppermint Oil. We love this for hand lotions and the scent is so invigorating.
- Frankincense. This is another great oil and works as an anti inflammatory.
No matter how you decide to jazz up your homemade lotions, I know you will find several fun recipes to try. This extensive list includes the best natural moisturizer ideas for all skin types. Whether you have oily skin, acne-prone skin, dry or normal skin, there are options for everyone.
Why you will love DIY Moisturizers:
- It’s easy to control the ingredients. Store bought moisturizers often include so many ingredients. Control the ingredients in your skincare routine that you will use on your skin. These DIY lotions are cruelty-free and you won’t find parabens or sulfates in skincare productions.
- Budget Friendly. Skin Care is expensive and anyone can easily make their own moisturizer. You will save a lot of money and have a better product for hydration.
- Homemade Moisturizers work great. All skin types, including sensitive skin, can benefit from DIY Skin Moisturizers. Many of these are rick in antioxidants and more.
Homemade Natural Moisturizer Ideas:
The ideas are endless for the perfect moisturizer. These DIY moisturizers include lotions, creams, body butter and even options that are easy to pump.
Skip the pore-clogging store bought products and make your own cruelty free lotions instead. There are even vegan options to try.
1. Homemade Whipped Body Butter
Body Butter is a thick and rich moisturizer for all skin types that is ultra-hydrating. It is made with shea butter, coconut oil and sweet almond oil for a luxurious treat for skin.
2. Homemade Aloe Vera Moisturizer
This easy to make moisturizer works perfectly as a toner for skin. It is a combination of rosehip oil, chamomile, aloe vera gel and more.
3. All Natural Lavender Face Moisturizer
With only 3 ingredients, this homemade face moisturizer is lightweight and luxurious. It is simple and easy to make without much work for one of the best natural face moisturizers. Dispense a small amount of face cream and watch your skin transform.
4. Homemade Hand Cream
The combination of cocoa butter, almond oil and other ingredients make this hand cream amazing. If you have bothersome dry hands, lather this cream and watch smooth skin appear.
5. Body Lotion
Olive oil is in this body lotion and creates a wonderful product. The blend of ingredients is simple and easy. Moisturized skin helps fine lines, wrinkles and other signs of aging look less prominent.
6. Whipped Sugar Cookie Body Butter
Dry winter skin will be instantly moisturized with this thick body butter. This whipped sugar cookie variation will make you think you are at the spa.
7. Smooth Homemade Lotion
Silky homemade lotion with only a handful of ingredients is easy to put together. The lotion is so rich and smooths on skin effortlessly.
8. Winter Whipped Body Butter
Not only does this body butter work great but it smells heavenly. The sandalwood and Lavendar combine together perfectly.
9. DIY Mint Chocolate Whipped Body Butter
The fragrant mint and chocolate body butter will be the perfect way to moisturize your skin.
10. DIY Coconut Oil Lotion Bars
These easy to use lotion bars are packed with coconut oil and other luxurious ingredients. The scent is fabulous and the bars are so convenient.
11. Homemade Body Lotion
This body lotion is customizable for any scent you like for an easy DIY. Try it with relaxing lavender or refreshing spearmint.
12. DIY Lavender Body Butter
There are only 3 simple ingredients in this Body Butter. The blend of coconut oil, Vitamin E oil and lavender essential oils comes together for the perfect cream. It is also great for eczema and inflammation.
13. The Best Hand Lotion Ever
Learn how to easily make hand lotion for dry hands. It will leave skin smooth and soft. Dry textures will be a thing of the past.
14. Whipped Gingerbread Body Butter
This seasonal scent is a wonderful twist on body butter to enjoy around the holidays. Make it for gifts and enjoy.
15. Homemade All Natural Pumpable Lotion
If you are looking for a homemade lotion that you can pump, this DIY is the perfect one. It works great and can easily be pumped for a moisturizing skin barrier.
16. Mango Body Butter
Whipped Mango Butter is a luxurious DIY that will take you back to the spa. It smells great and instantly soothes dry skin.
17. White Chocolate Lotion Bars
The all natural ingredients combined in these convenient bars make this moisturizer so easy to use. You can easily change the essential oils and make this a variety of ways.
18. Homemade Intensive Moisturizing Lotion
This homemade lotion is so easy to make and the tutorial includes a video to easily follow along. This small batch lotion is amazing.
19. Homemade Bedtime Lotion
Everyone will be ready for bed with this soothing and relaxing bedtime lotion. Learn how to make it with very little work and just a few ingredients.
20. Summer Shimmer Body Lotion
Add a little shimmer when you use this moisturizing body lotion. It is easy to make and apply.
21. DIY Lotion
Learn how to make lotion with only 3 ingredients. It is all natural, works great and takes little effort to make.
22. DIY Lotion Bars
Lavender Lotion bars are so luxurious and really relaxing. The scent is light and mild for all skin types.
23. Whipped Body Butter
This creamy body butter is like a cloud and so rich. It has all natural ingredients for the best moisturizer.
24. Homemade Lotion
This DIY Lotion has simple ingredients so you can feel good about what is on your skin. You don’t need any special ingredients or skills to make this wonderful lotion.
25. Body Lotion with Oils
Body Lotion with oils is the best blend of ingredients to soften dry skin and leave skin moisturized. This lotion is easy to customize as well.
How to store moisturizers:
- 3 Pcs Brown Glass Refillable Cosmetic Jars With Black Lids
- Silicone Cream Jars with Hard Sealed Lids
Most of the lotion recipes are stored at room temperature. However, check each specific DIY to see the best storage solution.
There are so many wonderful moisturizers to choose from. From argan oil and avocado oil to olive oil and more, there are many variations to choose from. Let us know which one of these formulas you decide to try first.
Please note that if you are prone to breakouts, have sensitive skin or skin conditions, you should consult with a dermatologist prior to trying anything new.