Top DIY Beauty Recipes Featuring Essential OilsBy Katherine Foreman on April 18, 2016
These undeniable beauty agents are known as “essential” for a reason—not only are they easily accessible, but essential oils can work miracles on many parts of the body, from your head to your feet.
Sometimes those pores just need a good ol' tightening. The essential oils in this DIY astringent work to help soothe the skin as any unwanted gunk is blocked out.
Not only are these relaxing bath soaks great for unwinding after a long week, there are a wide range of health and beauty benefits that can accompany your pampering sesh.
This House of Joy
Help those pearly whites remineralize with a homemade toothpaste recipe that will leave your mouth feeling fresh and healthy.
Keeper of the Home
The best way to keep your skin looking its most supple for years to come is not only through a healthy lifestyle, but through a thoughtful beauty regimen, including recipes like this serum packed full of seven beneficial oils.
One Good Thing By Jillee
In one of the beauty world's biggest ironies, using essential oils on acne-prone and oily skin actually works to counteract unnecessary, germ-inducing moisture on the face by filling your pores with the good, natural oil it needs for the glow we all crave.
Everyone knows that the bedrock of great skin is an even greater moisturizer, and the best part about essential oils is that they can be combined in a number of ways to suit your skin's unique needs. So, whether you need help with the T-zone or can't get past the dryness, essentials oils are here for the rescue.
The soothing power of aromatherapy speaks for itself, and this completely natural and fragrant body spray recipe (easily customizable to suit your smell-good needs) will keep the good vibes afloat day in and day out.
Thank Your Body
Not only is this foot spray great for keeping your feet happy and crack-free, but the aroma and soothing nature of the oils are perfect for when you just can't seem to power down for some shut-eye.
Want hair that grows faster and fuller? This blend of essential oils works towards a healthy, moisturized scalp.
Whole New Mom
While the word "scrub" denotes a level of harshness, this power washing formula is actually quite the opposite, soothing the skin as it cleanses a day's worth of makeup and grime.