Facial serums contains natural oils and other nourishing ingredients which is beneficial for keeping the skin healthy. Some benefits of facial serums includes; tones and hydrates the skin, reduces appearance of wrinkles and improves the skin texture. Therefore, instead of spending a lot of money on expensive creams, you can make your own facial serum at home.
The first ingredient to add in your face serum is the organic rosehip oil. The rosehip oil which is cold pressed from the rosehip seeds has maximum amount of vitamins, fatty acids and antioxidants. Due to its color, it reduces skin discoloration to give you a healthy tanned glow. Also, good quality rosehip oil is great for hydrating the skin and repair any damage. Check the label to ensure that the rosehip oil is cold pressed so that it can have maximum vitamin content. Similarly, make sure that the rosehip is certified organic which assures you that it has not been grown with pesticides and does not contain any harmful ingredients.
Another great ingredient to add to your DIY face serum recipe is jojoba oil. Jojoba oil is mostly used as the base oil because it resembles the skins natural oils. The jojoba oil can be used by everyone since it is great for sensitive skin, oily skin, dry skin and aging skin.
Frankincense is an essential oil that is gotten from the frankincense tree and is helpful for dry and aging skin. It is mostly used in anti aging face oil and in rejuvenation face masks. It can also be used a natural toner and for reducing appearance of pores.
Another must have ingredient is the lavender essential oil. The lavender oil is beneficial for decreasing scars and age spots appearances.
Carrot seed is an essential natural oil that is high in antioxidants making it great for anti-aging and mature skin types. It is also great for rejuvenating your skin since it contains both vitamin E and C.
Myrrh essential oil is ideal for wrinkles and chipped skin. The Myrrh oil contains antioxidants which is great for skin conditions like chipped skin and wrinkles. Similarly, patchouli is also great for aging skin because it smoothes wrinkles and fine lines and promotes new cell growth.
The next step is to use the ingredients to make an anti-aging facial serum. Place the rosehip oil and vitamin E to a bottle with glass dropper. Add 6-12 drops of the essential oils and mix gently for a great combination. Before applying the DIY facial serum, cleanse the face and apply it for about 15 minutes to allow it absorb.