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3 Tips On Amount & Frequency Of Use Of Essential Oils For Your Face

Dry skin is an extremely common issue, especially during winter. Other than seasonal change, it can also occur due to ageing or reduced sebaceous glands activity. These essential oils can help revive dry and dull skin.

1. Essential oils are used in very small quantities. You can dilute your pure essential oil by adding 3 drops of it to 1 teaspoon of carrier oil. A 3 per cent solution of essential oil is considered safe for topical application.

1. A 1 per cent solution (1 drop of essential oil per 1 teaspoon of carrier oil) is more suitable for larger topical applications like a massage.

1. Thoroughly follow the instructions given on the packaging to get a better idea of how to use essential oils on skin. It is also recommended to seek the advice of your dermatologist before including essential oil in your skincare routine.

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