I often read how diluting essential oils is not necessary in some cases and how it's safe to apply oils directly onto the skin. I feel it is my duty as a skin care blogger to tell you how much this isn't true and why.
Safety first, beauty second! Remember that. I know we all want to have great skin – healthy and youthful. But we must not neglect to take safety precautions.
Think of essential oils as a double-edged sword. These oils can either help you or hurt you. The allure of essential oils is their multiple benefits for overall health and beauty. But use them the wrong way and these oils can turn on you – leaving you to cope with bigger problems than you had in the beginning.
To be able to harness the benefits of essential oils, you need to know how to use them safely and effectively. Allow me to help you navigate essential oils for a safer skin care journey.
So go ahead and read on for the basic guidelines on how to dilute essential oils for topical use.
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Imagine getting ready for a big date, you have your outfit all planned out and you're already putting on makeup. While applying foundation, you notice that you have these really dark circles under your eyes. You try to cover it up with a concealer and thick foundation but nothing works at all! Your excitement for the big date suddenly turns to despair because you realize how tired and stressed out you look — all because of the stubborn eye bags.
As my love for essential oils grows every day, so does the number of posts I write about them. When I first started using essential oils, I had a lot of questions: 'What are essential oils? What should you look for when you choose yours? How can you guarantee an essential oil is pure?' etc. If you are an essential oil enthusiast and have similar questions regarding these plant extracts, I invite you to read on!
In this post, I'll share with you all I know about essential oils and how to choose the ones that would be perfect for you.
Out of all skin types, dry skin is probably one of the most, if not the most, tedious to care for. You know you have dry skin when there is visible flaking and cracking on your skin. It wouldn't be too bad if not for the fact that not being able to properly care for dry skin may lead to serious skin conditions such as atopic dermatitis (eczema) or infections. These conditions not only take its toll on your health and wellness but also your self-esteem and confidence.
Yes — you read that right! Today under the spotlight is apricot kernel oil. The joy this delicious fruit gives doesn't end with its juicy flesh — the kernels also have so much to offer!
Read on to learn why apricot is beneficial for your skin and how to easily incorporate it in your regimen. Plus, a rich DIY eye cream down below awaits you!
I bet you are going to want to add this oil to your collection afterward. So let's get right to it!
Are you looking for a gentle and nearly fool-proof oil? You are going to love jojoba oil!
Loved by many, this carrier oil brings so many uses and benefits for our skin -- whether you have dry, oily, normal, or combo skin!
Let's find out why jojoba is so amazing and how you can incorporate it into your routine. Plus, check out the three easy DIY recipes, so you too can enjoy the benefits of this precious oil!
Because of its healing qualities, people have been using rosehip oil for generations. I was introduced to resehip seed oil about 2 years ago when I suffered from chickenpox scars. Horrible story!
Since then, rosehip oil and I have been inseparable.
Read on to learn more about this oil, how it can benefit your skin, and how to add it to your skin care regimen.
Carrot seed oil is a powerful anti-aging skin care ingredient, and I love it!
Learn why you need it in your skin care regimen and how to use it the right way. I just know you'll love it, too!
Lavender oil is so incredibly versatile that it's been coined as the mother of all essential oils. Not only is this oil versatile, it is also powerful.
No wonder this oil is such a staple in home cupboards. Many people won't even leave home without it because of the long list of use you can get from the oil. And true enough, for us skin care enthusiasts, lavender oil does not disappoint.
Stick around to find out more about this amazing oil. In this post, you will learn the top 5 ways to make your skin dance with joy by harnessing the goodness of this oil. Plus, it's super easy to add this to your skin care routine.