Using essential oils and herbal preparations is one of the best things you can do for your skin. You can use them to clear up acne, reduce or eliminate wrinkles, heal your body and revitalize your hair. These botanical substances have so much to offer in the area of natural skin care.
Essential oils are good for your skin because they kill bacteria, viruses and fungi thereby making your skin germ-free. They also reduce inflammation, pain and swelling that come with certain conditions and day to day stress.
Each of these essential oils is best suited to certain applications although some of them are more versatile than others. The essential oils that are used in each recipe in this blog have been chosen specifically because they are the most suited for the particular purpose.
If you are just starting with essential oils, it is advisable to buy a started set that includes the following oils: Rose Geranium, Rosemary, Thyme, Lemon, Clove, Lavender, Tea Tree, Peppermint, Chamomile and Eucalyptus.