Blog — Oatmeal lotion

Do we really need to use moisturizers?

Growing up and back in my 20s, I never used any body lotion or moisturizer or cream. You see, I live in a tropical country - and I don’t like sweaty and worse, sticky, skin! So, I rarely use moisturizer after shower. However, as I get to near the fabulous age of 4-0, I begin to notice flakes on my legs. Yep, my legs look so dry and papery. So I made whipped body butter, you know, the oil-and-butter-only type. I didn’t like it. The all-natural, non-emulsified body butter was greasy and sticky. I added beeswax to make it feel...