Essential oils are more than just a calming scent. They also offer a natural remedy against common skin conditions, such as acne, bites & stings, eczema, and athlete’s foot. With their antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, they can soothe irritated skin and reduce flare-ups. Many essential oils are antifungal or antimicrobial, meaning they can fight the growth of certain pathogens that could harm your health. Here I give you a few essential oil body washes that help you in treating different skin conditions with love and care for your skin.
Psoriasis Body wash with Aloe vera
for moisturizing and healing skin
Aloe vera has been shown to help reduce redness and scaling associated with psoriasis. Tea tree essential oil is a perfect exfoliator, moisturizer for sensitive skin. Bergamot decreases psoriatic plaques. The lavender oil helps cleanse your skin and lessen redness and irritation. Patchouli has anti-inflammatory properties that may help ease psoriasis pain.
Combine all ingredients in a bowl and put it into an airtight container.
How to Use
During the bath, apply this gel to the lesion are appears at your body.
Eucalyptus Sunburn body wash
For healing and soothing burns
Eucalyptus has anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties that alleviate sunburn quickly. The lavender essential oil has soothing and healing properties. Peppermint oil has cooling properties. Chamomile has soothing and healing properties.
Mix all the essential oil and use it during bath.
How to use:
During the bath, add this mixture in the bathtub. The oil will absorb immediately and nourish your skin and relief from skin burns.
Tea tree eczema body wash
For Moisturizing and healing effect
Coconut oil has moisturizing and soothing effects on eczema. Honey is an amazing healer for a myriad of skin conditions. Vitamin E oil lubricates the skin, speeds up the rate at which cells renew and regenerate. Lavender oil calms down itchy irritated and inflamed skin. Tea tree oil is a powerful antiseptic, tea tree oil disinfects the skin and cleanses it. It fights off germs that can infect weeping eczema.
Add all the essential oil in coconut oil and the last all vitamin E oil and mix well.
How to use:
Apply it in the shower or bath for healing and exfoliating effects.
Calendula Itchy bugs bite body wash
soothe and relieve the discomfort
Calendula has soothing, moisturizing, and rejuvenating the skin and therefore helps to heal the bites faster. Lemongrass essential oil can prevent the spread of any insect disease. Lemongrass has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic effects that help to reduce the pain and itchiness which is usually caused by insect bites.
Tea tree oil is very powerful in healing cuts, burns, and infections. Chamomile essential oil possesses calming and soothing properties. Lavender essential oil acts as an antibacterial and antifungal and is very effective in the treatment of burns and insect bites.
Pour the calendula infused oil in coconut oil. Heat on low flame and allow the coconut oil to melt into the oil. Stir well. Cooldown to room temperature. Now add essential oil into it. Pour the mixture into the glass container, close tightly.
How to use:
During the bath, apply on your body. Rinse and pat dry. It will heal and soothe the irritation of bites.
There are dozens of uses for essential oils in our everyday lives, besides aroma therapy. Natural remedies have been around for hundreds of years why not take advantage of these gifts. The cool thing about it is
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