Acne and pimples can be hormonal or can simply appear due to stress and external factors like pollution, lack of skin care, sleeping with makeup on, etc. you might have tried a number of skin oils and serums but if nothing worked for you, here is a natural and super effective skin serum recipe that can help heal and prevent acne and clear up your skin gradually.
Aloe vera gel- Aloe vera gel has anti-inflammatory properties that calm down inflamed acne and redness. It also has skin cooling and anti-bacterial properties that clears up your skin gradually.
Tea tree oil- tea tree oil has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. It helps unclog pores and deeply cleanse.
Lavender oil- Lavender oil helps clear up your skin gradually and improves skin texture.
Lemon oil- Lemon oil helps balance skin pH and cleanses pores.
RECIPE FOR HOMEMADE SKIN CLEARING SERUM:
Things you need-
- ½ cup aloe vera gel
- 6-7 drops tea tree oil
- 5 drops lavender oil
- 3-4 drops lemon oil
In a dropper bottle, add ale vera gel. Make sure the aloe vera gel is either store bought or if homemade, is nicely whipped and diluted with water so it’s free of lumps and not very thick.
Add in all the essential oils and shake it well.
Use the serum before bedtime.
- Always patch test before use. If you are pregnant, always consult your doctor before incorporating any essential oils in your health/skin care/hair care routine.
- Never use essential oils directly on your skin, make sure they are always diluted with carrier oil. Always use organic ingredients to avoid clogging pores and other skin issues.