Essential oil are proved to be boon in cosmetic industry. Besides their uses in cosmetic industries people have incorporated the use of essential oils in their day to day life. There are a number of organic essential oils available in the market and each one of them has varied uses. These oils are immensely potent. Hence, a little product goes a long way. Some ways how one can add essential oils in their lives are described below:
- Making Soaps and body lotions
These days homemade soaps and body lotions are quite popular. People love making their own soaps and body butters/ lotions. To give that extra essence to these products essential oils are the best oils as they are pre and highly concentrated. As these essential oils have properties that enhances beauty and give glow to the skin. These essential oils adds intoxicating fragrance to the soaps and body lotions which enhances its appeal. The fragrance of the essential oil in the soap and body lotion lingers the whole day on the person who has used the soap or the body lotion.
- DIY Massage Oils
Essential oils when added to your massage oil increases its effect many folds. Many essential oils like lavender oil, frankincense oil, lemon grass oil, etc. have properties that helps to calm down nervous system and reduce inflammation. These oils when added to your favourite massage oils helps to reduce the issues of sleeplessness and insomnia. These oils when massaged on your body helps in draining the toxins out from the body. These oils when used in massage oils helps to calm both mind and body of any person.
- Body Scrubs: Homemade body scrubs are widely used to exfoliate the dead skin of the body, which also helps in the generation of new skin cells. It brightens the skin. Too increase the effect of these scrubs essential oils with citric acid are used in the scrubs like lemon essential oil and orange essential oils. These two essential oils in particular have properties which brightens the skin. Also, it adds fresh fragrance which enhances the experience of scrubbing and make it more enjoyable.
- Home cleansers And Room Fresheners: Who does not want their house to smell good? There are many commercial room fresheners and cleansers are available in the market. But if you are more of a DIY person and want more organic and natural stuff, then there are many online recipes of home cleansers. To enhance their effect one can add few drops of essential oils to your cleanser. You can add tea tree oil to your cleanser as it comprises of antimicrobial properties.Also you can add lemon essential oil to your cleanser it kills the bacteria of the surface. Besides there disinfectant properties these oils add fresh smell to your cleansers that remains intact whole day long in your house. You can also use any of the oil in aroma diffusers for amazing fragrance.
These are some of the best essential oils uses.