Did you prepare yourself for the upcoming winter? Thankfully, winters might mean no-waxing-schedules for girls, however, on the other hand, winters also mean chapped lips, dry skin and dullness.
As the weather outside is dry and devoid of moisture, your skin tends to lose moisture easily, thus making you look dull. But, fret not! We are here with a list of essential oils that would take care of your skin this season, and that too, on a budget.
1. Lavender oil
Believe us, Lavender is one of those oils which should be handy in every girl’s kit. This is because this oil has a lot of benefits, all thanks to its antibacterial, antifungal, antidepressant and anti-inflammatory properties.
Lavender oil can help you fetch relief from a stuffy nose in addition to a range of allergies, common cold, and minor flu. All you need to do is add a few drops of oil to your humidifier every day.
2. Lemon Oil
This weather can take a toll on your mood, making you feel a little gloomy during the day. This is when lemon oil can act as a miracle by uplifting your mood with its soft and sweet fragrance. Not just for your body, lemon oil is good for your room as well. Cleaning your home with few drops of lemon oil every day would reduce the number of germs and bacteria and would cripple their growth.
3. Peppermint Oil
Peppermint oil has a fresh fragrance and can be used to alleviate your mood. Furthermore, it can be used to reduce the pressure from the sinuses, in case, you have a sinus headache. It is good in terms of reducing anxiety, get rid of stuffiness, elimination of fatigue and the like.
4. Oregano Oil
Compared to the rest, oregano oil is not a very common choice for an essential oil; however, it has a lot of benefits. It is an immune booster, has antifungal, antiviral, antibacterial, antiparasitic and anti-inflammatory activity. This oil is also known for its abilities to induce a sound sleep.
5. Carrot seed oil
Carrot seed oil is perfect for wrinkled, tanned and dry skin. The oil is extracted from carrot seeds and helps you survive winter months by healing your skin naturally. The oil is perfect for both dry and oily skins.
6. Lemongrass oil
Lemongrass oil can make your skin glow in winter. This is because of its regenerative and detoxifying properties. In addition, this oil can also be used as an astringent and fungicidal.
7. Tea tree oil
If your skin becomes prone to acne in winter, tea tree oil can help you out! It is great for both sensitive and oily skin. Additionally, it can also heal minor cuts, burns, and scraps in addition to cleansing and soothe your skin gently.
Thus all these essential oils either singly or in combination or in the form of certain home remedies will help you protect yourself from all environmental evil this winter.