There are many other nourishing natural oils that have a lower level of Oleic acid. Different oils will compliment different skin types so it is worth doing a bit of research and finding out what is best for your skin type — here are few suggestions to get you started:. Kate Kordsmeier — March 5, pm Reply. You can use whatever you want, but I highly recommend a dark bottle as sunlight can damage the oils and keeping them in dark bottles keeps them safer for longer! The bonus oil is not essential, they can be a little more expensive and it does add another step to your recipe but they are great to include if you can.
Hello Kristin, First, thank you for making all of these recipes so easy! Some tests have shown that those with acne have low linoleic acid, so this help boosts that. Thu, 22 Aug at PM. One of my favorite posts of hers is one about creating your own facial oil specific to your face's needs. Frankincense and carrot oil will help to correct blemishes and even out skin tone while the hemp, jojoba and rosehip oils help to reduce inflammation and soften fine lines. Try these amazing DIY moisturizers to fix your dry skin stat. Michelle — March 27, pm Reply.
A simple rule to follow when making your own facial oil is to use 2 thirds carrier oil, 1 third lovely bonus oil and a few drops of an essential oil. Thu, 8 Aug at AM. Can I use lemon oil instead of tea tree oil? Does Shea butter fade acne scars? Kate Kordsmeier — March 5, pm Reply. Total side note, but I highly recommend their dish soap, the Ningxia Antioxidant drink and Joy essential oil blend—it smells heavenly! You can use it day and night.
I added few strands of saffron to it. Please research potential benefits as well as safety precautions before using any essential oil. High in linoleic acid. Kate Kordsmeier — March 5, pm Reply. I loved to share this stuff as much as i can.