If you are looking for a natural and easy way to freshen your skin without spending a ton of money for cosmetic products then opt for the marvelous frankincense essential oil. This ancient healing oil was used before 1000 from the Egyptians in their skin care routine to lift, tone and tighten their skin. Just because our skin is the most visible part of our bodies we should always look what we apply on it and this essential oil is proven to be extremely beneficial for our skin. Here are some of its amazing wonders:
- Reduces large pores
- Prevents wrinkles
- Reduces acne
- Soothes eczema
- Tightens the skin
- Helps protect and repairs skin cells
- Slows down the signs of aging
- It acts as a natural conditioner
- Reduces scars
- Aids in wound healing
- Balances oily skin
- Repairs dry skin
- Lightens dark spots
It is especially recommended for damaged skin, prematurely aging skin and mature skin.
Here are some easy recipes with this essential oil that you can prepare at home for beautiful and youthful skin:
- Oil control toner
This simple remedy is actually the best cure for oily skin type. All you have to do is wet a cotton ball and add two drops of frankincense essential oil. Dab it all over your face and you will get rid of the shiny face once and for all.
- Anti-aging serum.
A few wrinkles here and there can be attractive but if you want to treat them make this serum at home and your wrinkles can be reduced very soon. Fill 2-ounce glass dropper bottle with argan oil. Add 3 drops of lavender essential oil, 3 drops of geranium essential oil and 4 drops of frankincense essential oil. Mix the ingredients well and place just 2-3 drops on your palm and massage the mixture on your face in circular motions. We recommend to apply the serum every night before bedtime.