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Over the course of my journey into healthy products for my personal use and learning to make my own, I did research onto carrier oils and essential oils**. I choose the ones that would work best for the different skin types.

Here is some of the information that I found for a variety of sources:

Carrier oils

  • Apricot kernel oil (spf 2-6)*- it’s good for extra dry skin, calming and rejuvenating, for mild eczema and mature skin, contains beta-carotene in the for of vitamin A
    • calming, rejuvenating
  • Sweet almond Oil (spf 5)*- good for dry skin, nourishing, softening, rejuvenating. reduces fine lines. it’s rich in vitamin E, A, & B and oleic acid.
    • nourishing, softening
  • Coconut oil – (spf 2-8)*feeds and moisturizes the skin, won’t clog pores, has anti-aging properties
  • Jojoba (spf 4)* – smoothing, moisturizing. it’s a liquid wax similar in composition to the skins natural oils. good for eczema, psoriasis.
    • smoothing, moisturinzing
  • Evening Primrose – replenishing, restoring, revitalizing. helps heal sore skin associated with eczema
    • replenishing, restoring
  • Borage oil – replenishing, renewing. calms, soothes. good for eczema
    • replenishing, renewing
  • Grape-Seed oil – silky, softening, smoothing, moisturizing. good for oily skin. light, thin consistency
    • silky, softening
  • Shea Butter (Vitellaria paradoxa)(spf about 3-6)*- moisturizing, low carmedogenic rating (won’t clog pores), , used as acne treatmen
  • Hemp Seed oil  (spf 6)*- rich in vitamin D. helps heal acne, eczema. anti-oxidant
  • Aloe Vera calms and cools skin, heals skin affected by eczema, psoriasis, sunburn,
    • cooling, soothing
  • Vitamin E skin nutrient, antioxidant, for wrinkles, rough spots, brown spots

 

Essential Oils

  • Lavender – dry skin, sensitive skin, stretch ,marks, wrinkles, anti-inflammatory, regenerative, acne, minimizes scarring, eczema, psoriasis, rashes, sunburn
    • soothing, calming, reassuring, a general sense of well-being
    • oil of communication
  • Geranium –  dry skin, sensitive skin, wrinkles, bruises, anti-inflammatory, tonic, acne, improves blood flow, eczema, regenerate tissues and nerves, may balance sebum in skin, even out oily or combination skin, nourishes mature skin
    • balancing, soft, nurturing, peace well-being and hope
    • oil of love and trust
  • Ylang Ylang – used for skin conditions, clarify greasy or combination skin
    • sensual, soothing, exotic
    • oil of the inner child
  • Frankincense – scarring, warts, wrinkles, inflammation. aging, improve skin tone,
    • rejuvenating, meditative, harmonizing
    • the oil of truth
  • Helicrysium – bruises, dermatitis, eczema, tissue repair, psoriasis, reduce scarring, regenerate tissue
    • uplifting, calming, healing
    • oil for pain (emotional)
  • Lemongrass – tissue repair, improve circulation,
    • zesty, fresh, invigorating
    • the oil of cleansing
    • folks with sensitive skin or allergies my want to avoid this oil.
  • Pettigrain (orange leaf) – clear oily or combination skin, balance sensitive skin, nourishes combo/oily skin
    • uplifting, refreshing, balancing
    • oil of ancestry
  • Cedarwood – acne, psoriasis, help reduce oily secretions
    • expansive, grounding, supportive
    • oil of community
  • Juniper berry – acne, dermatitis, eczema, detoxifier and cleanser,
    • purifying, invigorating, cleansing
    • oil of the night
  • Sandalwood – rashes, dry skin, astringent, regeneration, mature skin
    • nurturing, warming, comforting
    • oil of sacred devotion
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Essential Oils, more information

Elixirs

  • Rose Quartz – calming cooling energy, calmness and clarifying, peaceful calm, in elixir it stimulates the true life force = LOVE, helps release negative energy
    • helps minimize fine lines, wrinkles, and redness
    • reduces tension, promotes calmness which helps relax our facial muscles
    • Softening and smoothing skin
    • Helping reduce wrinkles
    • Evens out skin tone, giving the skin a natural glow
  • Amethyst – de-toxifying, blanacing, de-stressing
    • calming, oxygenating, reduces bruising, detoxifying
    • eczema
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Crystal Love Clockwise from the top: Amethyst, Quartz, Citrine, Hematite, Rose Quartz

Where can you find Lovely Lotions?

  • if you are local please contact me at MyGreenCauldron@gmail.com!!
  • We’re open on Etsy!
  • We are also at local craft shows and events, to keep up to date on the when and where please sign-up for our newsletter!

 

**The information gathered here is not a replacement for medical treatment. If you are under the care of a health care practitioner please contact them before changing any part of your treatment. This information is for educational purposes only. I am NOT a doctor or in the healthcare field.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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