Almond Oil and Honey Shaving Cream

Shaving cream or shaving foam is a frothy cosmetic cream applied to body hair, usually facial hair, to facilitate shaving. It helps to keep moisture in the hair during the shave, leaving them softer and easier to cut.

Shaving cream creates a thin layer of protection between the blade and the skin, ensuring less friction and minimizing the risk of redness, razor burn, and irritation – and fewer nicks and cuts.

You can easily buy commercial shave creams but if you want to save some cash, you can just create a homemade shaving cream at the comfort of your home using natural ingredients.

Oil & Honey Shaving Cream

You will need:

1/2 cup sweet almond oil
1/4 cup melted cocoa butter
1/4 cup castile soap
1/4 cup raw honey
3/4 cups warm water
10 drops essential oils of choice such as lavender or grapefruit


Melt the cocoa butter and add in the almond oil, soap, and honey in a double boiler.
Check the consistency of the cream (it should be foamy).
Pour the mixture in a foam bottle or any container you have at home.
Add the water.
Shake it well before using.