diy coconut oil body butter Ingredients 1 cup coconut oil shopping list 1 teaspoon vitamin E oil, essential oils for fragrance. Mix together (You do not have to melt the coconut oil first.) Mix on high speed with a wire whisk for 6-7 minutes or until whipped into a light, airy consistency. Spoon the whipped coconut oil body butter into a glass jar and cover tightly. Store at room temperature, or in the refrigerator if your house is so warm it melts the oil.