Making your own sunscreen doesn’t have to be hard! This easy DIY sunscreen recipe can be made with your favorite lotion. Just remember, thorough mixing is essential to ensure that all the lotion gets sun-protective benefits.
2 oz La Lune Naturals Zinc Oxide Powder
8 oz lotion
1. Put on protective gloves and mask to avoid inhaling the zinc oxide powder.
2. Measure 8 oz. of lotion into your bowl.
3. Measure zinc oxide. For an SPF of 12 to 19, measure out 1.2 to 1.5 oz. of zinc oxide. For an SPF higher than 20, measure out 2 oz. of zinc oxide.
4. Add the zinc oxide to the lotion in the bowl. Use a spoon or a hand mixer to thoroughly incorporate the zinc oxide into the lotion.