DIY face serum recipe is a natural way of caring for your face because it contains natural and essential oils which have multiple benefits. Serums ensure a healthy skin, slows down the signs of aging, hydrates and firm the skin and improves the lipid barrier function. Therefore, instead of spending a lot of money on expensive creams, you can make your own facial serum at home.
For the best homemade facial serum; make sure it contains the rosehip seed oil. This oil comes from the seeds of the wild rose and it has been shown to contain vitamins, antioxidants and fatty acids. 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. However, before you purchase your rosehip oil, you need to ensure that it is cold pressed, an extraction method that ensure the vitamin content and potency is high. Additionally, use certified organic rosehip oil which contains no preservatives, chemicals or parabens and has been in grown in a safe environment.
In your recipe, add jojoba oil which acts as the base oil. Jojoba oil is mostly used as the base oil because it resembles the skins natural oils. The jojoba oil is also a great option because it works for all skin types including; oily, normal, dry, aging and acne-prone skin.
Another best essential oil for your face serum is frankincense oil which is extracted from the olibanum or frankincense trees. It should be included in the anti-aging serum because it makes the skin smooth and reduces skin discoloration. Other benefits includes; cleansing the skin, toning it and reduces the appearances of pores.
Lavender is a powerful essential oil that is used in skin care products. Lavender essential oil is great for all skin types and it helps reduce the appearance of scars and age spots.
You can have a good face serum by adding carrot seed essential oil which has antioxidants for anti-aging and mature skin. 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. Due to its high antioxidant content, it is used for aging skin. Patchouli essential oil is also regarded for reducing wrinkles and promote 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.