DIY – Anti Aging Face Serum Recipe For Age Spots & Wrinkles

You don’t need to have a 13 step skincare regimen to have youthful-looking skin. Neither do you have to spend an excessive amount of money on commercial products? Just like we are mindful of what we put in our stomachs, we should be aware of what we put in on our skins. It is after all our biggest organ.

Making your DIY face serums gives you control over the ingredients and which work best for you! The components tend to be all-natural, organic and free of chemicals and toxins. Besides,everyone wants flawless baby soft skin, free of age spots, wrinkles, acne or scars. A DIY face serum fulfills your requirements and caters to your skin without any side effects.

Why Add Essential Oils?

Essential oils have countless benefits for the skin– They smooth, tone, protect and defend the skin. These plant-based oils are free of toxins and very natural.

Essential oils are not only good for hair and skin. They have several properties that reduce stress and boost energy levels. Furthermore, they relieve headaches and migraines and treat a variety of skin ailments. They also help focus and relieve muscle and joint pain.

Why Make your Skincare Products?

Synthetic chemicals added to commercial products do more harm to the skin than benefit it. These chemicals often lead to infertility, congenital disabilities and most times, cancer, specifically breast cancer.  A study says that on average, a woman absorbs almost 5 pounds of chemicals per year from commercial products alone.

Mineral oils, petroleum and paraffin all treat skin like plastic. They clog our pores and create an environment conducive to build up of toxins. They also decrease healthy cell development, thereby creating early signs of ageing. Furthermore, the parabens in commercial products disrupt hormonal activity. Studies show that breast tumors show traces of parabens.

Ingredients and their Benefits

Frankincense Essential Oil

Frankincense oil is a crucial ingredient in skincare products related to ageing and dry skin. It has cleansing benefits and is also known to fade away blemishes. Moreover, it’s a natural toner and decreases the appearance of large pores, making your skin look flawless and even.

Pomegranate Essential Oil

Pomegranate essential oils have high levels of punicic acid. (Omega-5 fatty acid). Likewise, it also has anti-ageing and anti-inflammatory properties that can fight off free radicals. It also aids in unclogging pores and works to prevent acne.

Apricot Kernel Essential Oil

The apricot kernel essential oil has emollient properties which make it an excellent moisturizer. It also exfoliates the skin and helps even out dry patches or texture.  Furthermore, its anti-inflammatory properties help in fighting off eczema, psoriasis and rosacea. This carrier oil is essential to this recipe as it dilutes the essential oils used.

Sandalwood Essential Oil

Sandalwood essential oil is a natural astringent and antiseptic. It helps clean pores and evens out skin tone. Also, its anti-inflammatory properties make it perfect for dealing with skin conditions such as age spots, acne, eczema, psoriasis. Sandalwood essential oil is a chief ingredient in various DIY and commercial products alike because of it is anti-ageing!

Lemon Essential Oil

Lemon oil is a detoxifying agent. It nourishes, cleans and exfoliates our skin. Furthermore, it gets rid of dead skin cells and prevents oiliness. It is also anti-bacterial, which helps prevent and fight acne.

DIY3 anti aging face serum recipe for wrinkles and age spots

Ingredients ⭐️

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2 Drops.

Lemon Essential Oil

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1/2 Ounce.

Pomegranate Seed Oil

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4 Drops.

Sandalwood Essential Oil

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1/2 Ounce.

Apricot Kernel Oil

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8 Drops.

Frankincense Essential Oil

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How To Make 🥣

Step 1

Measure all the ingredients and pour using a funnel into a 1-ounce bottle of amber glass with a dropper.

Step 2

Give the bottle a good shake to mix all the ingredients.

How To Use ❓

Massage a small amount of this serum onto your affected areas twice a day at morning and night. Always apply to a clean face. Please make sure to apply sunscreen after it to protect yourself from the sun when heading out. 

Notes 📌

Please dilute the face serum to 1% dilution. Essential oils used are very potent and powerful. If you have sensitive skin, please do a patch test before you apply. You can dilute the serum with more carrier oils if your skin is highly sensitive.
If you are expecting, please avoid using essential oils as certain oils do not sit well with pregnant women. Additionally, avoid using when dealing with infants and young children.
Please keep the bottle away from direct sunlight as it changes the formulation and makeup of specific essential oils.

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