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Now, to my story...

My first lotion bar was created out of desperation, mixed with creativity. The creativity came from the pleasure I got from making things from my kitchen for my family, whether it was soap, bread, mung sprouts or our family special "apple kefir" (my recipe here) that resembles Martinelli's sparkling juice.

The desperation came, literally, from my hands. I had the worst pain from the tips of my fingers that were often covered in Band-aids from the cuts and splits from my daily activities and extremely dry skin. My hands were my most important tools, but they caused me intense suffering... until the lotion bar.  continued here

Hi, I'm Renee Harris, owner of MadeOn.  I'm in Northern California, happily making the most effective lotion bars, rash cream, hair butter, and more to help bring relief to cracked heels, cut fingers, rashes, and coarse hair.






What is hard lotion?

Hard lotion is lotion that is solid at room temperature.  It is designed to specifically protect hands and feet from cracked skin and extreme dry skin. (For more delicate skin, try the Beesilk Jr.

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What's in the hard lotion bar?

The hard lotion bar has three simple ingredients: shea butter, coconut oil and beeswax. That's it! Shea butter and coconut oil are known edible emollients.  They soften and soothe dry skin and are gentle enough to rub over skin cuts and cracks. The beeswax emulsifies the other two ingredients to create a beautiful combination to smooth your skin.  You'll be surprised to learn that this is all you need to get your hands back to work.

Why is "hard" better?

Hard lotion is better because it uses beeswax to leave a gentle, protective coating on the skin. The beeswax works to seal in the ingredients for longer-lasting absorption. No water necessary.  

How do you apply it?

You gently rub it in your hands to apply hard lotion. Your normal body temperature causes the lotion to soften on contact with the skin. The ingredients will start to immediately meld into your skin. It only takes a few seconds to coat the skin and only a small amount of the lotion bar is necessary.

Who is it for?

Hard lotion is for those with cracked skin, split heels, alligator legs or rough elbows who have been frustrated with the lack of effectiveness of off-the-shelf lotions. It's also for those who are concerned about the excessive use of steroids to control their skin problems and are looking for natural relief. It's for both men and women who appreciate applying lotion that doesn't leave the skin feeling greasy or sticky.

*The products have not been evaluated by the FDA and do not promise to cure medical conditions.  

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