Aging is part of us as human beings. We all look forward to age gracefully in the near future to come. No matter how it sounds to us, no matter how technically advanced the world we live in is, and no matter what skin procedures we go for, we can never skip this stage in our lives. But what others forget is that aging isn’t just how you look, but there’s an entire process going through our body.
We have layers of tissues and cells in our skin that form a firm, clear, and youthful skin. So when these begin to thin, aging occurs which of course contribute to the sagging, wrinkles, and more translucent skin look. Even though this will occur in every person soon or sometime to come, there are some factors that speed up the aging process. These include, some toxic skincare products, the sun, and dry skin. Sometimes the way we care for ourselves can also contribute to that, and heavy stress includes it.
For the past few years, I’ve always thought, is there any way we can reduce the appearance of ageing skin or wrinkles naturally, with anything organic? I am sure you may have wondered the same way too. But of course!
Have you ever considered the powerful benefits of using essential oils on your skin? There are many essential oils available for healthy benefits on the skin, but these top 7 stand out as being popular for traditional anti-aging solutions. What are they?
- Ylangylang essential oil
- Lavender essential oil
- Sandalwood essential oil
- Rosemary essential oil
- Geranium essential oil
- Frankincense essential oils
- Helichrysum essential oil
For a super anti-aging pampering result, experiment with your favorite blends and fragrances to create your one of a kind essential oil application. You can also add few skin healing essential oils in your DIY products to maximize the antioxidants and rejuvenating effects. For a simple blend to moisturize your skin, start with a healing carrier oil. Best restorative and anti aging carrier oil you can start with is evening primrose oil and jojoba oil.
So talking about one of the natural oils to enhance the natural beauty of the skin, comes helichrysum .
This is usually used in many skincare products to help people find the all-elusive fountain of youth. Helichrysum essential oils are said to restore the cell structures that spread and thin with age. It is definitely a precious and pricey oil, but of course, worth to find it.
Because of how expensive this oil is, it is usually best added as an ingredient within a cream, usually for a small application like the face or a little scar.
Conversion for 3% dilution:
18 drops of Essential Oil per oz of carrier oil
If working with tablespoons is more comfortable for you,
1 oz = 2 tablespoon
9 drops of essential oil per tablespoon of carrier oil