Beauty DIY

Nourishing homemade cuticle oil

Wondering how to make a homemade cuticle oil? It couldn’t be easier, with our simple beauty DIY here.

Gift this homemade cuticle oil alongside a non-toxic nail varnish for an indulgent and sustainable manicure set. The grapeseed oil is packed with vitamins C, D, and E, as well as fatty acids and antioxidants that keep skin moisturised and healthy. Pour it into a bottle with a pipette for a gift that will look as beautiful on a shelf as in a handbag.

How to make a homemade cuticle oil


  • 100ml grapeseed oil
  • 10 drops lemon essential oil (use LIZLOVES for 15% off at Neal’s Yard Therapies)


  1. Mix the two oils together and, using a funnel, decant into a small bottle with a dropper, or a refillable cosmetics pen.
  2. Apply to cuticles to keep them nourished and strong.

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