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.
Rosehip oil is an important ingredient to add to your DIY face serum recipe. The rosehip oil which is cold pressed from the rosehip seeds has maximum amount of vitamins, fatty acids and antioxidants. It is known to even out the skin tone and calms inflammation and redness. It also helps in skin repair, firmness and nourishes it to prevent dryness. Check the label to ensure that the rosehip oil is cold pressed so that it can have maximum vitamin content. It should also be certified to indicate that it contains no chemical or preservatives that may be harmful to the skin.
In your recipe, add jojoba oil which acts as the base oil. This ingredient is added to the face serum as a base oil because it resembles the natural oils of the skin. The jojoba oil is also a great option because it works for all skin types including; oily, normal, dry, aging and acne-prone 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.
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.
Carrot seed essential oil contains antioxidants and is an important ingredient in anti-aging skin face serum and is great choice for a mature skin type. It is also high in vitamin E which acts as an antioxidants and vitamin C and this combination is great for rejuvenating the skin.
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.
You can skip one or two ingredients and still make a great homemade anti-ageing serum. Start by adding the rosehip seed oil and vitamin E to a bottle fitted with glass dropper. Add 6-12 drops of the essential oils and mix gently for a great combination. Clean your face morning and evening and apply and massage the drops so it can absorb well.