10 Pre-Eminent Essential Oils for Skincare



Do you dream of hearing the questions like how you get this flawless skin? What is the secret behind your beauty? Well, be ready for these complimentary questions because today, here I will introduce you magic beauty products that are trending worldwide.


We often pile up our cosmetics and skincare kit with foundations, concealers, night creams, and serums and overlook the importance of the skin's essential oils. But With the boom in natural beauty, we have come to know that Essential oils can do wonders to our skin. These can provide us a flawless and adorable beauty.


Add up the essential oils in your skincare routine and enjoy the healthy, glowing skin.



How Are Essential Oils Beneficial For The Skin?


You may encounter endless options like creams, moisturizers, gels, or serums for getting beautiful skin. But choose the natural-based treatment with the essential oils. The topical use of essential oils can heal several skin infections. A few of the benefits are as follows;



  • Treat acne: some of the essential oils help in reducing the inflammation caused by acne.

  • Contains antioxidants: the oils control the free radical scavenging activity and protects the skin.

  • Minimize the wrinkles: these oils minimize sunspots' appearance, which ultimately reduces the wrinkles formation.



#1- Helichrysum Essential Oil


Helichrysum essential oil contains Arzanol, which is useful in healing the skin and wounds. The oil has an antioxidant property that regenerates the new skin cells and prevents free radicals formation. The oil also relieves skin rashes.


How to use it? Just mix the helichrysum essential oil with any carrier oil and apply it on your face.



#2- Organic Lavender Essential Oil


Organic lavender essential oil helps to promote the growth of skin cells and tissues. It possesses antioxidant and anti-septic properties. The wound healing activity of organic lavender essential oil stimulates the wound shrinkage and removes the scars. Apply the oil for at least one month and restore your natural, bright skin tone.


How to use it?

Mix 2 to 3 drops of lavender oil with 5 tbsp of aloe Vera gel. Apply the blend on the affected area for 20 minutes and then remove it.



#3- Tea Tree Oil


Due to the antiviral and antibacterial properties, tea tree oil has excellent healing potential. It accelerates the skin repair process and reduces the aging process. Tea tree oil is a promising option to boost immunity and to heal the wound. If you are prone to acne, consistently use the tea tree oil for at least one month, and keep your skin away from further breakouts.


How to use it?

Add 5 to 6 drops of tea tree oil in 1 tablespoon of honey and mix it. Apply the mixture on your face and wash it off after 15 to 20 minutes.



#4- Melissa Essential Oil


Melissa essential oil has a lemony aroma, which boosts skin health and improves the emotional balance. The oil also possesses antiviral, antibacterial, and antioxidant properties.

Note: Melissa essential oil is a mild irritant, so if you have sensitive skin, don't use it. Or perform a patch test before applying it on your face.



How to use it?

Add one drop of Melissa oil in any of the carrier oil. Apply it on the affected area twice a day.


#5- Cinnamon Essential Oil


Cinnamon oil is one of the best essential oil to treat a wide range of skin diseases. It majorly contains cinnamaldehyde, a powerful anti-inflammatory ingredient that makes the oil useful against acne, dermatitis, eczema, and rashes. Cinnamon essential oil is used as the main component in most of the cosmetic products.


How to use it?

Mix 3 tablespoons of honey with ten drops of cinnamon oil. Put it on the affected area for 20 minutes and then wash it off.



#6- Cedar Wood Essential Oil


Cedar oil also has anti-inflammatory properties, so it is suitable for different skin conditions like acne. It is helpful to reduce and alleviate stubborn breakouts. Cedar oil is found to be effective against skin scars and eczema. You start the continuous use of the oil, and if it causes allergic symptoms, do stop it right away.


How to use it?

Add a few drops of cedar oil in facial scrub or non-comedogenic carrier oil. Apply it on the face and keep it on the skin for 20 minutes and then wash away. Use it once or twice a week.



#7- Geranium Oil


Do you have oily skin? Want to know the effective skincare product? Geranium oil is perfect. It is nonirritant, nontoxic to the oily skin. This oil is used to treat a wide range of other skin conditions like dermatitis and eczema. If you have cardiovascular issues, use the oil with caution.



How to use it?

Take 1 tbsp. Of coconut oil and mix it with three drops of geranium oil. Apply the mixture on your face and leave it overnight.



#8- Rosehip Essential Oil


Rosehip oil majorly contains essential fatty acids and antioxidants that help to treat the wrinkles. It is found to be effective against the post-surgical scars. You may feel it ineffective during the early few weeks, but after the 6weeks of use, you will see noticeable results. However, if you are diabetic or anemic, don't use it.


How to use it?

Put a few drops of lavender oil, lemon oil, and rosehip oil in 3 teaspoons of aloe Vera gel. Shake all the ingredients well and massage it around your eyes every night.


#9- Neroli Essential Oil


Neroli essential oil has an enchanting floral and citrus aroma. It is extracted from the bitter oranges, which improves the elasticity of the skin. The oil also has a robust antifungal activity, which makes it an effective healer. Neroli oil is quite expensive but highly beneficial.

How to use it?


Put 1 cup of rose water, 10 drops of neroli essential oil, and 1 tbsp of fresh aloe Vera in a spray bottle. Shake all the ingredients well and shower the mist whenever you wash the face.


#10- Frankincense Essential Oil


Frankincense essential oil is also useful to give even tone to the skin and kill bacteria. It also tightens the skin and increases the growth of new skin cells. The oil provides anti-inflammatory benefits due to its active ingredient, boswellic acid. If some surgery scars or stretch marks are left on your face after acne, apply the frankincense essential oil, and revive your fresh look.


How to use it?

Prepare the moisturizer by blending the one tablespoon of coconut oil with few drops of frankincense oil. Apply it twice a day after washing your face.



The Secret behind the Timeless Beauty of Hollywood Celebrities


Kerry Washington


Kerry Washington, an American actress, is a fan of essential oils. She loves the blend of cedar oil, frankincense oil, and sandalwood oil. Kerry also favors the rose wood, chamomile, geranium, and bergamot oil to keep her happy and beautiful.

Victoria Beckham


Rosehip oil is the favorite of Victoria Beckham. She uses this multipurpose oil to keep her dry skin hydrated and for a glowing complexion. Its frequent use has also reduced the appearance of skin scars and cracks.



Wrapping Up!


So here we have shared what we promised! Informative and engaging reasons to use essential oil as a skincare product. In this article, we have also revealed the importance of essential oils in the lives of celebrities.


Do you also want an alluring beauty? If yes, then read the article thoroughly and share your beautiful experiences with us in the comment section below.


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