Facial aroma blends a blend of essential oils diluted in a mixture of carrier oils or plant oils. These are very simple but effective facial products, highly potent as they comprise of essential oils and vitamin rich plant oils.
Facial aroma blends are simple to custom make for different people because of the wide range of plant oils available. They are very effective in delivering nutrients to the skin because there are a wide variety of plant and essential oil combination to choose from when formulating.
Facial aroma-blends can be used to help with all manner of conditions, different seasons and different points in the female menstrual cycle to match the skin’s biology changes.
Facial aroma-blends are very effective as natural anti-aging skin products. Anyone can simply and swiftly learn how to make them as the require virtually no specialised equipment or procedures.
Formula ratios for generic facial oil aroma-blends
Plant Oils 90 %
Vitamin E 5%
Liquid Lecithin* 2.5%
Essential Oil Blends 2.5%
*Optional but it gives the blends a silky feel and makes them easier to be absorbed by the skin
Please note the manufacturer instructions when it comes to essential oils. The ration is normally 2% although some oils are less i.e. .5% and not higher than 2.5%.
You will need to adjust your ingredient quantities accordingly to compensate your final formula calculations.
Use the Ingredient Directory to choose the best plant and essential oils for your particular requirements.
- Small glass pump bottles to store the blends.
- Small funnels for pouring mixtures into the bottles
- Measuring jugs or measuring cylinders for measuring the plant oils’
- Sensitive scales for measuring the essential oils.
- For small quantities as in the recipes given for the purposes of your learning process, drops will suffice, but when you are working to a formula it is always better to measure your ingredients.
Facial aroma-blends are easily made in a similar way.
Add all your ingredients directly into the bottle starting with the essential oils.
Allow them to mix, and the follow with the rest of the ingredients.
Close the bottle and shake well.
Storage and Shel life
Facial oil aroma-blends will keep for a full year store them away from direct sunlight in a cool dry environment to preserve the therapeutic properties of the essential oil and plant oils.