✽ 5 Hydrate skin with soothing vanilla body butter!
“Vanilla’s scent is proven to nix stress and up your joy,” says Cox, who suggests easing anxiety with a vanilla body butter infused with hydrating coconut oil.
■ Try it! In saucepan over low heat, melt 1/4 cup grated cocoa butter (at Amazon.com), 2 Tbs. light sesame oil, 1 Tbs. coconut oil and 1 Tbs. shea butter. Mix well. Remove from heat; stir in 1 tsp. vanilla extract. Pour into lidded container; let cool. Massage into skin. Keeps 1 week.