The products that you use on your skin matter as much as the food that you put in your mouth. You don’t have to drain your bank account to have a glowing skin. And, and you don’t have to rely on store-bought products that have questionable contents. You can make your beauty products using simple, non-toxic carrier oils and pure therapeutic grade essential oils. Essential oils are known to have many benefits for the skin. They are 100% natural and non-toxic and are used to tone, smooth and protect the skin.
This the article looks at how to make a DIY anti-ageing face serum.
Two tablespoon jojoba oil, a quarter tablespoon vitamin E, one and a half rosehip seed oil, two drops Frankincense essential oils, two drops Myrrh essential oils, two drops Patchouli essential oil, three drops lavender essential oils, and one dark two-ounce glass dropper bottle.
How to make the anti-ageing face serum
Place jojoba, vitamin E, and rose hip seed oil into a glass dropper bottle. Add the essential oils and close the top then gently shake the bottle to mix.
Why the Select Ingredients
Jojoba oils are included in the ingredients as a base oil as it closely resembles the natural oils found in the skin. The oils have anti-inflammatory properties and are ideal for all skin types.
Rose hip seed oil is good for dry aging skin because of its nourishing and regenerating properties. It usually has firming properties. The oil is also high in essential fatty acids and softens and smoothes out the skin. It has properties responsible for enhanced skin texture and minimises redness and inflammation.
Frankencense essential oil is an essential ingredient for use in beauty products meant for dry and aging skin. It has cleansing benefits to the skin, making it ideal for blemish-prone skin. It is also a natural toner that reduces the appearance of pores and evening skin-tone.
It may be used to soothe and cleans the skin of common bruises, cuts and irritations. It assists in lightening the appearance of age spots and scars. It can be used on all skin types.
Myrrh is an essential oil that dates back to the old times. Myyrrh was used for many skin conditions such as chapped skin and wrinkles. It is high in antioxidants making it protective against aging skin.
Patchouli: Patchouli essential oil is beneficial for ageing skin. It it cab reduce wrinkled or chapped skin appearance. It promotes new cell development and smoothes the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
It act as an antioxidant and prevents the facial oil from being rancid.
You can easily make your own facial anti-aging face serum. Apply one quarter to one half dropper full of serum each night on a clean face and neck, to smooth, preserve and protect your skin.