Natural Sunburn Relief

The great thing about this homemade relief oil is that it is made from natural ingredients. And only 3 ingredients at that's it! 

This natural sunburn relief recipe will absorb into your skin quickly giving you an instant soothing feeling. Will not leave a greasy feeling, and will calm that burning sunburn.

Lavender Essential oil is known to be a great healer for all kinds, including to help calm the skin and heal faster from sunburns. It will reduce the amount of peeling and itching you will suffer after a sunburn if you apply immediately. Frequent use can also reduce the amount of scarring.

Peppermint Essential Oil is an instant soother. It helps stop your skin from continuing to have that burning feeling. But it also has an instant cooling effect that helps your skin from hurting. It penetrates and soothes the pain.

Together the Lavender and Peppermint oils help the Aloe Vera gel to instantlystop the excessive pain from the sunburn, reduces the chance of peeling and itching later, soothes and moisturizes, offers an instant cooling effect, allows the sunburn to turn into a tan instead of peeling off, leaves your skin feeling soft, smooth and much happier!

Prep Time: 5 minutes


  • Pure Aloe Vera Gel (directly from plant is the best!)
  • Lavender Essential Oil
  • Peppermint Essential Oil
  • 3 oz Jar with lid


  1. Add 3 Tablespoons of pure Aloe Vera Gel into a jar.
  2. Add 15 drops of pure Lavender Essential Oil.
  3. Add 15 drops Pure Peppermint Essential Oil.
  4. With a spoon stir until the oils and aloe vera are mixed well. It will turn your aloe vera slightly cloudy.
  5. Use as needed, avoiding your eyes. Seal the jar when not in use.

General Safety Information: Do not take any blends internally. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses. It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children. A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before. Skin sensitivity may occur in sun when blend ingredients contain citrus oils. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. Keep out of reach of children.