Did you know??? that essential oils chemical structures are highly-compatible with that of our skin cells. Essential oils are easily absorbed through the dermal layers and even through the skin's individual cell walls. The following carrier oils will do just as the name implies, 'carry' the essential oils more deeply into the skin, and prevent them from being quickly evaporated into the air (as a perfume might be.
On to the base of my formula, the "carrier oils". These are oils cold pressed from nuts, seeds and fruit.
carrier for skin softening, Olive oil is therapeutic for woman's beauty care.
Fractionated Coconut Oil
is exceptionally nutritive to the skin. It is moisturizing, soothing, anti-inflammatory,and is used in all of my formulas,even my hair growth formula! It has a host of therapeutic properties itself: antibacterial, antioxidant, antiviral. also VERY hydrating and is known to balance hormones in the skin on a cellular level (which can clear up a number of skin "conditions" -- acne being one of them, dry irritated skin being another.
Pure Apricot Kernel Oil
is a light weight oil that is high in Vitamin A and is very rich in Oleic and Linoleic Acid. It has excellent texture that is fantastic for all skin types. Apricot Kernel Oil exhibits skin softening and moisturizing properties which makes it particularly good for skin that is dry, irritated or has prematurely aged. .
The benefits of apricot kernel oil range from hair and skin care to aroma therapy and even natural remedies.
Wait, there is more! During the ancient times, apricot kernel oil was used to create medicines.
Kukui nut oil
cold pressed from seeds of the Aleurites moluccana tree, often referred to as the candlenut tree. The State Tree of Hawaii, it also grows in other areas of Polynesia. It is beneficial to the skin, soothing and softening it without leaving a greasy film. It has been used to treat wounds and burns, and some people feel it is beneficial for the symptoms of eczema and psoriasis.
Pure Argan Oil (origin : Morocco)
rich in vitamin E and various essential fatty acids. It is great for a daily moisturizer, skin treatment, It's gentle enough to use on all skin types and can help with skin conditions including acne.
Argan Oil easily absorbs into your skin to give a youthful glow. Argan oil has amazing healing, conditioning, and antiaging properties to keep the skin and hair nourished and revitalized. A staple ingredient in most anti-aging products.
Pure Jojoba Oil
Unlike many vegetable oils, pure golden jojoba oil does not contain triglycerides, which make its shelf life unparalleled.
Jojoba Oil is similar to the natural oils in human skin and therefore is absorbed quickly without that greasy feel. It Moisturizes your face and prevents that “shiny” look by training your skin to produce less oils in certain areas. Thus eliminating the need for thick layers of make-up that can irritate sensitive skin. Using over time jojoba oil will shrink the size of your pores and has been found to be nearly hypoallergenic. Used to prevent skin infections from acne, insect bites and fungal infections. Effectively treat acute skin conditions like psoriasis, eczema and rosacea without harsh prescription drugs.
Pure Rose Water
is extremely versatile and I use it instead of water in my base as it too is a skin softener.
Now for my magic ingredients the essential oils!
essential oils include stimulation of cellular metabolism, tissue regeneration, antioxidant action, anti-inflammatory effects, and hormone-like activity. These benefits form the therapeutic foundation for topical support of the health and beauty of aging skin. And while essential oils used in natural skin care may not sound as exclusive as some fancy laboratory-made concoctions from Europe, their results can certainly be as profound,but a chemical free natural formula is much better for your health.
Rosemary Spanish Essential Oil
stimulates cell renewal and improves dry or mature skin, easing lines and wrinkles. It can also clear acne, blemishes or dull dry skin by fighting bacteria and regulating oil secretions. It improves circulation and can reduce the appearance of broken capillaries and varicose veins. Rosemary Essential Oil helps to overcome mental fatigue and sluggishness by stimulating and strengthening the entire nervous system. It enhances mental clarity while aiding alertness and concentration. Rosemary Oil can help you cope with stressful conditions and see things from a clearer perspective. It also acts as a preservative for all the oils!
especially helpful for aging skin, sun damaged skin, and skin healing in general. it is included as some portion of the base this oil contains a wealth of therapeutic properties, including Retin-A like compounds that increase skin cell turnover without the drying side effects found in pharmaceutical preparations.
Evening Primrose Oil
exceptionally high in essential fatty acids. These are unsaturated fats called 'essential' as they cannot be made by the body from other nutrients. Evening Primrose has been the subject of numerous studies regarding eczema and dermatitis, and has by itself been able to support significant improvements in these conditions. The essential fatty acids are well-known anti-inflammatory agents, having this action on the skin, and systemically when the oil is ingested.
The oil has been noted in improving eczema!
relatively obscure oil pressed from the nut of a tropical tree in Southeast Asia. It has a long history in the aroma-medicine literature, however. It is considered especially healing, nutritive and anti-inflammatory to help detoxify the skin by supporting the immune system on a cellular level
Tamanu possesses a unique capacity to promote the formation of new tissue, thereby accelerating wound healing and the growth of healthy skin—a process known as cicatrization.
heals and repairs sun damaged skin
Sandalwood considered highly balancing, bringing oils back to a healthy middle ground. Sandalwood is excellent for both oily AND dry skin, adding a pleasing, grounding, earthy aroma to your formula (it is quite popular in men's skin care too).
Cistus, also known as Rock Rose.
distilled from a plant grown in hot, sun-drenched regions, and is added for its particular effect of firming the skin. It also has astringent properties which can support clearing of oily skin; further, it is for firming around the eyes!
Clary Sage essential oil
particularly suited to natural beauty care. It contains sclareol, which mimics the effects of estrogen; as the primary reason it helps with skin aging. It may also be the reason Clary Sage is said to regulate the skin's secretions, bringing balance to both over-dry and over-oily skin. Elsewhere, it is noted as relaxing: even mildly euphoric: which may also contribute to its positive effects for wrinkles.
another estrogenic essential oil,as an ingredient in wrinkle prevention, and can be used at any age.
Sandalwood Oil from India
May Prevent Skin Cancer and ...Classic Sandalwood Essential Oil with high santalol content - Important therapeutic effects include stress reduction, improved sleep and skin cancer prevention.
Sea Buckthorn Berry CO2 (a cold-processed essential oil
a gentle oil with a pleasingly sweet aroma. Sea Buckthorn contains significant amounts of essential fatty acids along with antioxidant vitamins A, C and E. This specialty skin care essential oil is rich in carotenes, which likely impart its rejuvenative effects. It is particularly effective in my anti wrinkle serum as it is an anti-wrinkle and skin softening agent.
especially supportive of aging skin through its combination of anti-inflammatory, balancing, and regenerative actions. Lavender is also well-known for its relaxing effects, and its support for stress reduction may quickly result in improving your skin's appearance. Lavender is likely the most common of the regenerative skin care essential oils; its very gentle, soothing, balancing, and cleansing.
Carrot Seed essential oil
distilled from the seeds of Wild Carrot, Daucus carota. It is considered one of the most potent revitalizing essential oils for the skin. It is chosen particularly as a remedy for dull, pallid and lifeless skin where one's lifestyle and/or environment may have taken their toll on the skin's vibrancy. Also for revitalizing the skin,giving back the youthful glow.
highly effective: this is a type of rosemary essential oil containing a higher amount of regenerative ketones than common rosemary such as the carrier I used in the base. The essential oil "displays its main activity in the dermis (the middle layer of the skin), where it stimulates the metabolic functions, circulation, and elimination of waste products"
cooling and anti-inflammatory making it applicable for wrinkles, dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis.
Pure therapeutic grade Frankincense,supercritical extract. Highly regarded for healing, with potential immunostimulating and antiaging properties
has rejuvenating properties that are specific to reducing wrinkles and helping to nourish mature skin.
Pure Organic Essential Oil to tone wrinkles and complexion.
Lemon Essential Oil
I love the refreshing scent! It is thought to stimulate the liver and has a gentle, calming effect. Lemon has been researched for its ability to promote clarity of mind and purpose, as well as generally increasing one's well-being and physical energy.
In addition to its uplifting and clarifying nature, emotionally, lemon is considered an opener of the heart. It is said to alleviate fears of losing oneself, bringing trust and security.
Lemon essential oil has been shown to eliminate many types of bacteria, Lemon works synergistically on a therapeutic, aesthetic and emotional level.
Sweet Orange essential oil
citrusy and brightly fragrant, lending itself to uplifting the emotions and the mind. Rather than stimulating, the overall effect is calming, and can act as an antidepressant. It is considered warming, cheering, soothing, and may bring balance to the nervous system and emotions. In fact, blending the orange oils together is recommended for aromatic support in relieving tension and anxiety.
for mature skin care is also the premier beauty oil of all time!
This steam distilled variety of Rose essential oil is nearly miraculous in its therapeutic beauty care benefits for skin. Rose offers a synergy of effects, being emollient, softening and hydrating in addition to being gently stimulating and cleansing. Amazingly, it is also considered astringent (remember its also hydrating at the same time) and can heal redness, broken capillaries and inflammation.
Patchouli Oil,Indonesian Extra Fine
very beneficial for the skin to help prevent wrinkles or chapped skin.'
improve appearance of stretch marks and cellulite.
Cypress Oil, benign cysts.
In addition, Cypress to lessen scar tissue including acne scars and is a wonderful addition to my skin care products.
Myrrh is what I use for tightening,and toning has a fresh, bright, herbaceous aroma For mature skin with scars and smile lines:
So there you have it; as you can plainly see my wrinkle formula has so many amazing qualities, and they are all 100% natural and organic! I listed everything here that is in my formula, there are no additives,no chemical preservatives! All my products are pure 100% organic!