An Aromatic Cooling Summer Gel

Summer Cooling Gel

For: Sunburn / Heat rash / Hives / Inflamed Skin



  • 1/2 cup aloe vera gel
  • 1 tbsp German chamomile hydrosol
  • 1 tbsp Witch hazel hydrosol
  • 1.5 tbsp plantain/chickweed herbal oil (*can use calendula or just plantain herbal oil too)
  • 5 drops German chamomile essential oil
  • 7-10 drops Lavender essential oil

Steps to make:

1. In a glass measuring cup or bowl combine aloe vera gel, hydrosols and herbal oil together. Use a stainless steel whisk to mix ingredients.

adding in hydrosols adding in herbal oils

2. Add essential oils and whisk until well combined.

stirring ingredients

3. Apply to areas of sunburn, inflamed skin or on hives.  Cooling, anti-inflammatory, relieves stress from itchiness or pain too!

finished product

4. Be sure to label, store in a glass jar and keep in refrigerator!


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