September 29, 2011

Accidental Brilliance In The Beauty Bag...

A few years ago I started mixing up my own essential oils as a supplement to my skincare routine after reading all the benefits of using face oil to moisturize, heal and prevent wrinkles. After lots of experimenting I found a few oils that I really love and use on a daily basis. Although it seems counter intuitive to slather on oil, essential oils are not exactly oil. Some do have a slight oiliness about them but, most essential oils are acquired by steam distilling the plant they are derived from. In many ways they are extremely precious since plants contain such a limited amount of essential oil, it sometimes takes hundreds of plants to get just a small amount of oil. Whether you decide to mix up your own batch or buy one of the fabulous crop of oils out there, here are a few of my favorites...


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