Regardless of our age or skin type, we all need a gentle moisturizer to keep our skin hydrated and protected against the environment, and help prevent irritation. When we wash our face, we often strip our skin of the natural oils (sebum). By using a face serum made of natural oils blended with essential oils, we gently replenishing our skins natural oils.
A facial serum couldn’t be easier to make, choose the carrier oil that suits your skin type and the essential oils and blend.
What are the best carrier oils for your skin type?
Dry: avocado oil, sweet almond oil, rosehip seed oil,
Best essential oils to use for different needs
Normal: lavender, frankincense, geranium
Sensitive: helichrysum, lavender, rose, jasmine, geranium, frankincense, sandalwood
DIY FACE SERUM
- Add 10ml carrier oil to 15ml dropper glass bottle
- Add 20 drops of essential oil (you can blend a variety of essential oils to suit your needs from the list above, the total drops should add up to 20)
- Gently shake bottle to blend oils
- Use 1/4 – 1/2 dropper full of serum nightly on clean face and neck to preserve, smooth, and protect your skin.
So far, my 15ml bottle has lasted for 2 months, and I absolutly Love It!
It’s not greasy and doesn’t make my skin feel clogged. My skin just drinks it up. The texture and feel of my skin feels more firm and toned.
I hope you will love it too!