Sunday, October 22, 2017

Aromatherapy Treatment For Skin

Skin Care
Making your own skin preparations is itself a pleasurable pastime. Just to stir a handful of pot marigold petals into a bowl of steaming water is both invigorating and calming, an indirect form of Aromatherapy. The following recipes offers therapeutic and cosmetic blends to help you care for your skin or just to allow a little self indulgence.
Lavender-flower Lotion

Splash on this gentle toning lotion to tighten and refresh the skin

5 Tbsp Lavender water
5 Tbsp Witch Hazel
5 Tbsp Lemon Juice, strained
2-3 drops lavender essential oil

Pour all the ingredients into a bottle, close it with a cap or cork, and shake it vigorously. Shake well before each use.

Makes about 3/4 cup
Purifying Masks

this is a purifying, toning, soothing, and rejuvenating mask. The basic ingredients are: Green Clay – 2 ounces; Corn flour – 3 teaspoons.
Mix together and keep in a jar, ready for combining in one of the formulas below.

Blend the ingredients together to form a smooth paste. Apply in a thin layer to face, avoiding eye area. Leave on the skin for fifteen minutes. Rinse off and apply a moisturizer or facial oil. Dab the face with a tissue.

Normal Skin

1 Tbsp Basic Mask Mix
1 Egg Yolk
1 tsp water
(combine and use 1 drop of:
2 drops Geranium essential oil and
1 drop Bois de rose)
Dry Skin

1 Tbsp Basic Mask Mix
1 Egg Yolk
1 tsp Almond or Evening Primrose Oil
2 drops Carrot Oil
2 tsp water
(Combine and use 1 drop of:
1 drop Chamomile essential oil and
1 drop Rose essential oil)
Oily Skin

1 Tbsp Basic Mask Mix
1 Tbsp Brewer’s Yeast
1 Tbsp Water
(Combine and use 1 drop of:
1 drop of Rosemary essential oil and
1 drop of Lavender essential oil)
Revitalizing Mask for Dehydrated Skin
1 Tbsp Basic Mask Mix
1 Egg Yolk
1 tsp Brewer’s Yeast
1 tsp Jojoba Oil
1 Tbsp Water
(Combine and use one drop of:
1 drop Chamomile essential oil and
2 drops Carrot Oil)
ACNE

1 tbsp Basic Mask Mix
1 tsp Water
(Combine and use 1 drop of:
1 drop of Chamomile essential oil
1 drop of Lavender essential oil
1 drop Juniper essential oil and
1 drop Patchouli essential oil)

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