How To: DIY Face Cream with Essential Oils for Your Skin Type

Every skin type is different. This means that some face cream options are going to be perfect for certain skin types. They could also end up being an absolute disaster for different skin types at the same time.

Just because a face cream is made with oils doesn’t mean it’s going to be perfect for you and the type of skin that you possess. To help you figure out the best essential oils for your skin type, we’ll share the ideal oils that go perfect for people with oily skin, breakouts and blemishes, dry or chapped skin, aging skin, and more. So stick around to discover the truth about some great natural skincare remedies.

Skin with Dark Spots and Red Marks

If your skin has dark spots and red marks, you’ll want to create a face cream >>

Using essential oils including:

  • Frankincense
  • Lemon
  • Lavender

You can create an effective treatment using 3 to 5 drops of each of these essential oils per tablespoon of carrier cream or oil. It will help brighten, tone, and moisturize your skin.

Aging Skin

As you get older, your skin is going to respond to certain essential oils better than others. The perfect oils for aging skin are those to help prevent or eliminate sagging and wrinkles.

So you’ll want to stick to essential oils including:

  • Lavender
  • Palmarosa
  • Tangerine
  • Elemi
  • Sandalwood
  • Rose
  • Patchouli,
  • Ylang ylang
  • Frankincense
  • Cyprus

These oils will help nourish and reinvigorate your aging skin.

Combination Skin

If you have combination skin, there are certain essential oils that will benefit you if your skin happens to be oily and dry at the same time. This may seem like an impossibility, but it definitely happens and many of you reading this can certainly relate!

So, if combination skin is your cross to bear, you’ll want to use essential oils including:

  • Orange
  • Bergamot
  • Lavender
  • Patchouli

And your carrier oil base should be jojoba oil, because it helps nourish dry skin and is also friendly if you have oily skin too.

Blemishes and Breakouts

If your skin regularly suffers from blemishes and breakouts, there are essential oils that you can use to overcome these unwanted conditions.

In fact, we highly recommend using the essential oils that include:

  • Patchouli
  • Lavender
  • Tea tree oil
  • Geranium
  • Vetiver

 

Chapped and Dry Skin

When your skin is often chapped and very dry, certain essential oils can definitely come to the rescue to help relieve you of these unnecessary conditions.

We highly recommend using essential oils that include:

  • Sandalwood
  • Myrrh
  • Cedarwood
  • Geranium
  • German chamomile
  • Roman chamomile
  • Palmarosa

As far as a carrier oil base is concerned, some good options include cocoa butter, Shea butter, rosehip oil, or argan oil. This is definitely good because you have quite a few options to try to recover from dry and chapped skin.

Essential Oils for Oily Skin

Using essential oils for oily skin may seem counterproductive. It may seem like it’s actually going to make your skin even more oily, but nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, we highly recommend using jojoba oil as the carrier base, but there are also six essential oils that can also help eliminate the oiliness of your skin.

Create a face cream using the essential oils:

  • Cyprus
  • Lime, lemon
  • Orange
  • Geranium
  • Bergamot

This combination combined with jojoba oil will normalize the oil production of your skin and help regulate the amount of oil coming from your pores.

Final Thoughts

Suffering from difficult skin conditions doesn’t need to cripple you any longer. Essential oils are perfect for helping you overcome many of the issues with different types of skin. We highly recommend using the information shared today to make your skin look clean, clear, and stunning once again.

If you have any tips or ideas for diy skin care please share them in the comments section.

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