facial-cleaning

Homemade Pigmentation Reducing Oil Using Essential Oils

Skin pigmentation is a common problem and even though it is not a severe health concern that poses any threat, you may end up feeling embarrassed especially if you care about your appearance. Using good quality home remedies you can lighten and remove the pigmentation from your face.

A homemade intensive pigmentation reducing oil blends in some of the best pure essential oils which work at different levels to give you a better clearer skin in the end. The essential oils have powerful antioxidants and will therefore rejuvenate dull and dry skin, diminish discoloration and at the same time improve skin tone and clarity. The essential oil blend is not only effective for use on the face, but can also be used on other parts of the body.

The essential oils

Cucumber – The essential oil is useful in the pigmentation reducing oil because it reduces skin pigmentation and also fades blemishes and freckles.

Sandalwood – The essential oil brightens the skin and it has anti-aging properties that rejuvenate dry and dull skin. This oil also hydrates and moisturizes the skin and soothes it. It is a natural astringent that works as a skin tightening agent and will remove the excess oils from the skin leaving it softer and brighter.

Aloe Vera – It treats pigmented skin, clears blemishes and dark spots too, so old skin cells slough off leaving you with clearer rejuvenated skin.

Lemon – The essential oil of lemon is the best brightener you can choose. Its high citric acid concentration exfoliates the skin, brightens and lightens hyperpigmentation.

Jojoba – It is an essential oil useful in the pigmentation reducing oil because of its ability to fade acne scars and also pigmentation. Because it is hypoallergenic, the essential oil is best even for sensitive skin because it does not trigger any sensitivity or irritation.

Bergamot – It has antiseptic properties that encourage wound healing and regeneration of skin. It is the best essential oil for those with cold sores, psoriasis, eczema and even old acne scars. Apart from fading old scars, it also prevents the development of new scars. It regulates skin natural pigment melanin distribution on the skin, making it amazing even for stretch marks.

Directions of use

Choose the best carrier oil and then mix with your favorite essential oils. You can select the best according to your skin type, although all essential oils listed are suitable for all skin types.

After blending them in together, place the pigmentation reducing oil in a clean safe container. You can then use 5 to 10 drops of the intensive oil between hands before massaging onto a cleansed face. The oil can also be applied to the neck and other parts of the body and allowed to stay for 5 minutes before using a moisturizer. You can use once or twice daily.

Other ways of using the essential oil pigmentation reducing oil is by adding to your skin lotion, skin cream, face mask or body mask, face scrub or massage oils.

Store it away from direct sunlight so you can use for longer.

The skin seems to be the biggest beneficiary when it comes to essential oil. Choose the best oils to make natural home products that take beauty to another level.

About the author:

Purely was started by a group of passionate professionals with a simple mission: “Make a positive difference in the lives of our customers and advisors as well as those we come into contact with”.  Purely sells essential oil/ healthy living products through a party plan/direct sales channel.