Anti-Aging Aromatherapy

Anti-Aging Aromatherapy

Anti-Aging Aromatherapy For Wrinkles and Skin

Anti-Aging Aromatherapy

The anti-aging skin care business is booming and products and procedures can be expensive. With a toolkit of essential oils and a few other ingredients you can make your own products to combat wrinkles and aging skin. The key to youthful skin is cellular regeneration. Everyone’s skin regenerates at a different pace so allow at least 30 days before outward signs of improvement.

Anti-aging Aromatherapy using Essential Oils to Combat Wrinkles:

Violet leaf, clary sage, fennel, neroli, rose, galbanum, lavender, thyme, patchouli, yarrow, german chamomile, frankincense, myrrh, lemon, hyssop, carrot, oregano, orange, vervaine, rosemary, palma rosa, lime.

Anti-wrinkle Facial Treatment Oil:

Over 30 Oil
Add 10 drops yarrow, 2 drops patchouli, 10 drops palma rosa, 8 drops clary sage, 7 drops fennel, 8 drops rose, 5 drops carrot, 5 drops borage seed oil, 5 drops jojoba oil to 2 tablespoons (30ml) of hazelnut, almond or apricot kernel oil. Apply nightly to face and neck.

Over 40 Oil

Add 10 drops neroli, 10 drops lavender, 10 drops frankincense, 2 drops rosemary, 10 drops fennel, 3 drops lemon, 10 drops carrot and 10 drops evening primrose to 2 tablespoons (30ml) hazelnut, almond or apricot kernel oil. Apply nightly to face and neck.

Over 50 Oil

Add 5 drops violet leaf, 5 drops galbanum, 5 drops rose, 10 drops neroli, 3 drops lavender, 2 drops myrrh, 10 drops carrot, 10 drops bois de rose (rosewood), 10 drops primrose and 10 drops borage seed oil to 2 tablespoons (30ml) hazelnut, almond, or apricot kernel oil. Apply nightly to face and neck.

Facial Mask for Mature Skin:

This mask helps to soften wrinkles and provide moisture. Add 2 drops geranium, 2 drops frankincense and 1 drop myrrh essential oil to moisture balanced facial mask. To make the facial mask add 1 teaspoon (5ml) plain yogurt to 2 teaspoons (10ml) honey. Squeeze 1 capsule of vitamin E oil into the yogurt mixture and stir well. Add 1 teaspoon of oat flour and mix into a smooth paste. Apply with fingertips. Leave on for 15-20 minutes.

Oil Based Cleansing Paste:

3 ounces (90ml) almond oil

4 ounces (120ml) ground almonds

2 ounces (60ml) cider vinegar

2 ounces (60ml) spring water

6 drops essential oil of your choice

Mix all ingredients in a blender for approximately 2 minutes until a smooth paste is made. Store in a jar.

Sources:

Gennari-Cooksley, V. Aromatherapy: Soothing Remedies to Restore, Rejuvenate and Heal

Worwood, V. A. The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy

 

About the Author

Juniper Wyndfyre is a gifted shaman/healer, Reiki Master and intuitive reader living in New Mexico. She is a certified laughter yoga leader &teacher and certified yoga meets dance instructor. All services are available long distance via phone or computer. To reach Juniper call 505-862-9343, email juniper@juniperhealingarts.net or visit her website www.juniperhealingarts.net;

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