This is a basic recipe that shows you how to prepare a cream with lanolin anhydrous as emulsifier.
The cream gets rather fatty and a bit sticky.
This type of cream is not so good for face creams but very good for medical creams.
You can use all kind of herbal oils and add tinctures instead of the water and essential oils as you like. Also other substances with healing capacities can be added, like zinc, that is good to heal the skin.
The trick when preparing a cream is to heat the fatty and watery substances in different jars.
When everything is molten, the water is poured into the fatty mixture.
Then you need to stir and stir until it forms to a nice cream and gets cold.
How to do it