Tanning oil has been famous property to help people tanning their skin. Its ability to enhance the tanning process as well as to protect the skin from the harmful ultraviolet protection has made many people trust it to help them getting their bronze skin.
There is natural tanning oil recipe available if you want to make your own tanning oil rather than buy such tanning oil product on the market. It is natural and you can make it by your own hand as long as you know the recipe. Now, let’s see what are there on the tanning oil recipe below.
You might have known some natural tanning oil such as avocado oil, coconut oil, hazelnut oil, olive oil, wheat-germ oil, sunflower oil and sesame oil. All of these natural tanning oils can be a great ingredient to make your homemade tanning oil which is more nourish and also work best.
The first nice natural tanning oil recipe that you can try is by mixing 80% coconut oil with 10% sunflower oil, 5% olive oil and 5% sesame oil. Mix all of these oils together and then apply the mixture to your skin before you go sunbathing. For extra nourishing repairing oil, you can add 3% carrot seed oil and 10% rosehip oil.
Moreover, there is also another best recipe that you can make by using natural tanning oil. Red raspberry oil has been known for its SPF protection for up to 18 when coconut and sesame oils are only up to SPF 5. That’s why on this second natural tanning oil recipe, we will use red raspberry oil as the main natural oil. This recipe will mix 50% red raspberry oil, 20% coconut oil, 20% apricot seed or rosehip oil, 5% carrot seed oil, 3% vitamin E oil (or you can use olive or avocado oil) and 2% essential oils of neroli, rose, ylang-ylang, lemongrass or others.
To make those two recipes, what you need to do is just mixing or blending the ingredients into one. You can use a glass bottle or a non PBA plastic bottle to mix it. After using your homemade tanning oil, don’t forget to store it out of direct sunlight. Then, if you are going to use it, shake it all again to make sure that the oil is not separated each other after being leaved for long time and don’t forget to use this natural tanning oil recipe before going sunbath.