Carrot Seed Oil Skin Benefits
Carrot seed oil is made from the pressed seeds of carrots.
- It is naturally high in vitamin A and so it offers many repairing, protective and moisturizing properties.
- It is also excellent for firming saggy skin and brightening dull complexions.
- Carrot seed oil softens and smooths fine lines and wrinkles.
Carrot Seed Oil Skin Serum
You can make a simple moisturizing facial serum for your skin using:
- 4 tablespoons of sweet Almond oil
- 10 drops of carrot seed oil.
This is an excellent moisturizing treatment for normal to dry skin.
If you want to boost the benefits of this recipe you can add a teaspoon of rosehip oil to make an anti-aging blend.
Use this serum under moisturizer or on its own three to seven nights a week and you’ll notice a significant difference in your skin.
You can use raw carrot juice or puree to make facial masks. Mixed with other ingredients like avocado, banana and pumpkin, you can enjoy a vitamin enriched moisturizing mask for your face and body.
There are many fruits,oils and vegetables containing high levels of fatty acids, vitamins and enzymes. These help repair, renew and regenerate skin while delivering moisture into the deeper layers.
Commercial cleansers, moisturizers and masks are not the only sources of beneficial nutrients for your skin, they are all around you if you know where to look.
Most natural skin care lotions and moisturizers use oils and extracts you can also use at home without any of the nasty preservatives and other ingredients used in most commercial products.
With the addition of essential oils, you can custom make your own natural skin care recipes to suit your own skin.
To learn which ingredients to use for your skin (97 ingredients to choose from) and how to use them and 201 recipes for all skin types and conditions you can keep a handy copy of Natural Homemade Facemasks And Skincare Recipes at home.