Lemongrass Argan Oil Face Moisturizer

Updated: Nov 03, 2020

Lemongrass Argan Oil Face Moisturizer
General Information
  • Face Creams
  • Topical
  • Easy
  • 42 minutes
  • 1 cup


  • Shea butter
    Shea butter
  • Argan oil
    Argan oil
  • Lemongrass essential oil
    Lemongrass essential oil
  • 1 ounce of shea butter
  • 3 ounces of argan oil
  • 15 drops of lemongrass essential oil


Argan oil is one of nature's best moisturizers, a property mainly attributed to its richness in vitamin E as well as antioxidant and anti-inflammatory compounds. Potent skin-protecting abilities in this face moisturizer are enhanced by the addition of butter extracted from the seeds of shea tree as well as essential oils derived from lemongrass, a grassy plant known for it is anti-antimicrobial potential and would-healing uses.

  1. Melt the argan oil and shea butter in a double boiler.(5 minutes)
  2. Take off the stove and mix in the lemongrass essential oil.(2 minutes)
  3. Place the mixture in the fridge to solidify.(30 minutes)
  4. When it becomes opaque, take it out of the fridge and whip it using a hand-held mixer.(5 minutes)
  5. Transfer to a container and store in a cool, dark place.

Apply your lemongrass argan oil moisturizer to clean face twice a day or as needed.