Oils are not only to inhale, but also to apply! There are many different essential oil variants with different uses and it can get a bit confusing at times. Let’s focus on one of the things that girls obsess the most about—SKIN! Here are some of the most effective oils that work wonders and helps fight skin conditions like acne, aging, dryness & oiliness! Just remember to get them pure and use them with utmost care.
1. Carrot Seed Oil
I guess it’s pretty obvious where this amazing oil comes from. This oil contains antioxidant carotenoids that not only rejuvenates the skin & prevents sun damage, but also makes it smoother, fresher and more radiant. It works well for both dry & oily skin. It promotes cell regeneration which is actually great for aging women! It could also help people who are suffering from eczema and psoriasis.
2. Frankincense Oil
You may have heard of this popular oil if you’ve ever read the bible. You know those Kings that came bearing gifts when Jesus Christ was born? Well, one of them gave Him Frankincense as a special gift. I guess that’s also what makes this oil extra special--its history! Anyway, it possesses anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties making it the perfect choice for people who have acne prone skin. It also acts as a natural toner which evens out skin tone, tightens skin, makes pores smaller, reduces fine lines & wrinkles.
3. Lavender Oil
Lavender is not only good for de-stressing, but also great for treating acne, skin toning, reducing sun spots and scars.
4. Neroli Oil
Neroli oil contains “Citral”, a natural chemical which promotes cell regeneration. This may result to elimination of stretch marks, healing of scars, improves circulation, reduces sagging of the skin, toning and smooths fine lines. Its antiseptic properties balance the production of oil and minimize pores.
5. Lemon Oil
There’s nothing like this oil and Vitamin C to give your skin that amazing glow! Lemon essential oil has anti-bacterial qualities which makes it perfect for those with oily and acne prone skin. It’s a natural astringent which leaves the skin looking radiant as it minimizes your pores, tones the skin, lightens dark spots and reduces wrinkles.
Upon knowing the different uses of essential oils, you may mix them with other oils (carrier oils) to achieve that naturally beautiful skin everyone will envy you for.