In general, essential oils are one of the easiest ways to get an immediate response with natural skincare because of their potency. There are probably as many uses for aromatherapy as there are essential oils, but research shows particular promise in relieving stress, stabilizing mood, improving sleep, pain, and nausea relief, and improve your memory and energy level.
1. Lavender essential oil is believed to be of the few essential oils that can be used directly on the skin without dilution. Besides its sweet fragrance, it is also a natural antiseptic, with antiviral properties that can help cleanse the skin of its impurities. With anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties, this flowering plant has saved many a skin from peeling sunburns, cysts and signs of stress. It can be used to treat summer acne, moisturizer, as a fragrant facial mist, for cleansing hair and a bug repellent.
2. Teatree essential oil is good travel friendly product due to its microbial and anti fungal properties. A scientific review of the efficacy, tolerability and potential modes of action in regard to the treatment of acne with tea tree oil states tat tea tree products reduce lesion numbers in patients with acne, have tolerability levels that are similar to other topical treatments, and have antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties tat are associated with acne treatment.
3. Rosehip oil is well known in the beauty world for its moisturizing and restorative properties. Because sunscreen can be drying, using heavier oi at night, no matter your skin type helps moisturize the skin. Rosehip oil is a bit thicker than the other oils but absorbs very quickly.
Try to incorporate these oils in your summer regimen and you will be able to deal with most summer related issues especially when you are traveling and cannot take your entire medicine cabinet with you.