Essential Oils for the Face May 31 2018, 0 Comments
Combining your essential oils with quality carrier oils provides safety, enhances therapeutic properties, reduces evaporation, increases absorption and saves you money. Always use proper dilution.
A great starter oil, generally very gentle, anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory. Useful for many skin types.
Carrot Seed Oil
Minimizes wrinkles and helps smooth scars.
Anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, reduces scars and wrinkles. This is an endangered plant so be sure to purchase from sustainable sources.
Astringent, balances the skin’s sebum.
Regenerate mature skin.
Citrus oils are generally photo-toxic with the exception of sweet orange oil. This is not the same as bitter orange or wild orange. Using citrus oils on the skin before sun exposure can cause extreme burning, so it’s not recommended to use them for a daytime facial serum.