Vanilla Leg Cream for Dry Skin – Cold Winter Days



Vanilla leg cream for dry skin; Cold winter days will make our skin drier than ever. Without sufficient moisturising effect, our skin and especially legs will look dull. But you can revive your skin with amazing homemade vanilla leg cream. It is super easy to prepare this cream and you can mix things up a bit.


Instead of using one single oil to prepare you cream, you can benefit from properties of different natural oils. We will mix different natural oils and make our own amazing vanilla leg cream for dry skin. This cream will work like magic and moisturise your dry legs.

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is one of the essential ingredients of homemade cosmetic products. This oil is often preferred as carrier oil. This is because it can mix well with many of the essential oils.

Also, coconut oil is easy to find. You can purchase this oil from your local store or from an online shop.


Cocoa Oil

When we talk about cocoa oil, you may think of bronzing. Beta carotene content of this oil will make your skin glow. Also, this oil is one of the best moisturiser oils out there.

Nourishing content of this oil will decrease cracks on your skin as well. Also, this oil can reduce your wrinkles.

Almond Oil

Also known as sweet almond oil, this oil works like magic for dry skins. Almond oil will make your skin firmer and reduce the negative effects of aging.

Another property of this oil is to nourish your hair roots. So, if you are experiencing weak hair, you can use sweet almond oil in your hair care routine.

Shea Butter

Shea butter is rich in terms of Vitamin A, E and F. This vitamin content will provide the moist your skin needs. Vitamin E content in this butter will help repairing your skin as well. This way, your skin will glow.

Another property of Shea butter is strong anti-septic property. This way, if your skin is prone to acne, when you use this butter, you can reduce acne formation on your skin. Shea butter protects your skin against harmful effects of sun.

Vanilla Leg Cream for Dry Skin

Vanilla essential oil has an amazing smell. So, if you want your leg cream for dry skin to smell like sweets and chocolates, you should add this essential oil.

When mixed with coconut oil or shea butter, this essential oil will have strong and amazing smell. Also, instead of vanilla essential oil, you can try other essential oils as well.

Leg Cream for Dry Skin Ingredients

  • 2 table spoons of organic cocoa butter
  • 2 table spoons of shea butter
  • 1 table spoon of sweet almond oil
  • 1/4 cup of organic coconut oil
  • 5 drops of pure vanilla essential oil

Vanilla Leg Cream for Dry Skin Preparation


Take cocoa oil inside a double-boiler. Cocoa oil has solid form at room temperature.


Melt cocoa oil on the stove.


Add shea butter, sweet almond oil and coconut oil on cocoa oil.


Mix all oils together.


Pour this mixture into a clean glass cup.


Your vanilla leg cream for dry skin is ready for cold winter days.

You need to store this vanilla leg cream in dry and dark place. If this leg cream for dry skin is stored in hot environment, all the oil content will melt. You need to prepare a new cream in this case.

To use this amazing homemade vanilla leg cream for dry skin, take this cream and apply it on your legs. This cream will moisturise your skin. You can use this DIY leg cream for dry skin every day as part of your daily beauty routine.

You can store this leg cream for couple of weeks. But you need to be careful to store it in cold place like your fridge. Also, it is always better to use fresh cosmetic products. So, prepare your leg cream for one week.