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Essential oil skin care for normal skin can use a variety of essential oils. Four especially beneficial ones that help maintain skin balance are geranium, lavender, rose, and neroli. Other good choices include frankincense, German chamomile, jasmine, palmarosa, rosewood, and ylang ylang.
Suggestions for dry skin and oily skin care.
What is normal skin?
Normal skin has a smooth, soft,
fine texture. There's no obvious large pores, blemishes, blackheads,
flaking, oiliness, or broken veins. Protect this skin with light, gentle
moisturizers, cleansers, and toners.
Here are some DIY aromatherapy products to get you started.
Try this facial cleanser:
Source: Making Aromatherapy Creams and Lotions
Add all ingredients to a glass or PET plastic spray bottle and shake.
To use: Shake vigorously before each use. Mist skin, avoiding your eyes.
Normal skin usually only needs a light moisturizer. If you have a favorite unscented moisturizer, add a few drops of essential oil to the bottle. Or you can use olive oil, jojoba oil, coconut oil, or most other carrier oils with a few drops of added essential oil.
Here's a restorative moisturizing blend:
Blend ingredients in a small glass jar and use as needed.
Here are two facial masks for normal skin.
Source: Aromatherapy: A Complete Guide to the Healing Art
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