Combine 3 drops Frankincense, 3 drops Myrrh and 1 oz Argan oil to a 10 ml roller bottle. Shake well and store in an amber glass bottle. Massage the mixture into your nail cuticles, twice a week.
Combine 3 drops Rosemary, 3 drops Tea Tree and 1 oz Evening Primrose. Massage thoroughly into scalp for 1-2 minutes. Shampoo hair as usual and rinse well, repeat if necessary.
NOTE: For children, replace the 3 drops Rosemary with 3 additional drops of Tea Tree (6 drops total).
Combine 18-30 drops Lavender, Patchouli, Sandalwood, Geranium or Balance with 1 oz of high proof vodka. Let it sit for up to 3 weeks. Check on the aroma periodically as it will change over time. Spray it on your neck, wrists and behind your knees and ears.
Hair serum for split ends
In a 30 ml glass bottle combine 7 drops Rosewood, 7 drops Sandalwood and 5 tsp Meadowfoam. Shake well and apply a small amount to ends between shampoos. The non-greasy essential oils are absorbed into the hair shaft, making it suitable for all hair types.
Oily hair remedy
Combine 3 drops each Tea Tree, Lime, Rosemary and Ylang Ylang with 1/4 cup baking soda in a cup. Fill with water, stirring the solution. Tilt head back and pour over hair, from the hairline down. Wash hair as normal. Use 2-3 times per week.
Stimulating Rosemary Mint shampoo
Add 3 drops each Peppermint and Rosemary per ounce of shampoo. For example, to an 8 oz bottle add 24 drops each Peppermint and Rosemary. Shake well and use as normal. Peppermint provides a cooling sensation, while Rosemary increases circulation.
Lavender & Tea Tree dandruff shampoo
Add 4 drops Lavender and 2 drops Tea Tree per ounce of shampoo. For example, to an 8 oz bottle add 32 drops Lavender and 16 drops Tea Tree. Shake well and apply to hair, massaging the scalp. Allow the shampoo to rest on scalp for 1 minute before rinsing off. Lavender and Tea Tree are known for their ability to address skin conditions.
Combine 6 drops Cypress, 6 drops Helichrysum with 8 oz unscented shampoo and mix thoroughly. Apply to hair, work up lather and rinse. Add shine and an irresistible aroma to your hair with this delightful shampoo.
Combine 3 drops Frankincense, 3 drops Geranium, 4 drops Lavender, 2 drops Sandalwood and 2 oz of an EGCO. Alternatively, combine 12 drops Age Defy with 1/2 oz of Rosehip and 1.5 oz of Jojoba. Apply a dime-sized amount of blend to wrinkles to reduce the appearance of fine lines. (Avoiding the eyes)
Add 5 drops Frankincense, Geranium or Lavender to a 10 ml roller bottle. Fill to the shoulder of the bottle with Rosehip. Roll over stretch marks 3-4 times per week.
Combine 3 drops Elemi, Frankincense or Lavender with 1/2 oz of an EGCO. Apply 1/2 tsp to the face as an evening moisturizer before bed.
Add 4 drops each of Lavender, Palmarosa and Rosewood to a 2 oz spray bottle. Fill to the shoulder of the bottle with witch hazel. After cleansing, apply the blend to your skin with a cotton ball. Shake well before each use.
Lotion for mature skin
Add the following essential oils to a 4 oz squeeze bottle: 16 drops Geranium, 20 drops Frankincense and 12 drops Ylang Ylang. Fill to the shoulder of the bottle with unscented lotion and shake well.
Add 6 drops Lemon, Tea Tree or Sweet Orange to a 1 oz bottle. Fill to the shoulder of the bottle with witch hazel. Shake well and add a small amount to a cotton ball. Wipe over the skin.
Combine 4 drops Bergamot, 2 drops Basil, 3 drops Frankincense (Frereana), 3 drops Lavender (French) and 2 oz witch hazel in a small bottle. Shake well and apply 2-3 drops to a cotton swab and apply directly to the acne. For larger areas, add 2 tsp of the mixture to a dampened face cloth and dab on the acne.
Natural facial scrub
Combine 4 drops each Grapefruit, Lavender and Patchouli, 2 oz plain yogurt and 2 oz cornmeal. Spoon out the mixture and cover the face with it (avoiding the eyes). Leave on for 15 minutes and then wash off.
Mature skin spritz
Add the following to a 1 oz spray bottle: 2 drops each Cistus, Opopanax and Neroli. Fill to the shoulder of the bottle with water and shake well. Spritz over freshly cleansed skin.
Mature skin cream
Combine 2 drops each Neroli, Palmarosa and Spikenard with 1 oz unscented face lotion. Apply to the face as part of daily skincare routine.
Dry/ cracked feet
Combine 7 drops Grapefruit, 7 drops Lavender, 6 drops Peppermint and 4 drops Ylang Ylang with 2 oz Jojoba. Apply to feet after bathing and allow to soak in.
Combine 4 drops Carrot Seed, 8 drops Neroli and 2 oz unscented face lotion in a small jar and stir. Apply to freshly cleansed skin morning and night.
Combine 3 drops Davana, 3 drops Lime, 6 drops Neroli and 2 oz Apricot Kernel in a small jar and stir well. Apply to face, neck and hands.
Almond & Rosewood exfoliation scrub
In a small bowl, combine 2 drops Rosewood, 2 tsp Sweet Almond, 4 tsp very finely ground almonds and 1 tsp apple cider vinegar. Form into a paste and massage gently over face and throat. Rinse well with lukewarm water and pat dry.
Soothing salt scrub
Combine 8 drops Frankincense, 4 drops Grapefruit, 2 oz Himalayan salt and 1 oz Jojoba in bowl and stir well. Use a small handful while in the shower or bath to scrub away dead skin and soothe muscle aches. The lingering layer of Jojoba will provide long lasting moisture. For a silkier texture, try adding a tsp of Coconut oil.
Dry skin sauna treatment
Add 2 drops Chamomile (Roman) to a bowl of steaming water. Place bowl on a table where you can sit comfortably in a chair. Place your face over the bowl and drape a towel over your head. Enjoy the soothing aroma and moisturizing steam until the water cools and the vapors stop.
Aging, fine lines
Combine 4 drops Coffee oil, 2 drops Neroli and 1 oz of an EGCO. Apply a dime-sized amount of blend to wrinkles to reduce the appearance of fine lines. (Avoiding the eyes)