DIY Skin Care Routine for All Skin Type

Skincare, the most searched keyword across the globe. Everyone wants to look beautiful, glowing and radiant but with our lifestyle and routine somehow it shows on our faces. And after a period of time the hunt begins to get that youthful skin. However, we all know once its broken it can’t be fixed.

Skincare should begin at the age of 15 or 16, when our skin is young, virgin and not affected by day to day harsh life. If one started taking care of it in the beginning itself you will have a great skin for a longer period of time. And believe me, daily skincare is not tedious just make it a part of your life. Few simple steps and you will have a great skin for lifetime.

Other things that one should keep in mind are hygiene and cleanliness, proper use of sunscreen, regular cleanups and toning and moisturizing.

First thing first, avoid touching your face with your hands every time. Your hands carry so many things and get contaminated and may carry bacteria and dirt. Touching your face with your hands may lead to spreading of these bacteria on your face which leads to breakout and pimples. You can carry hand sanitizers to keep your hands clean and bacteria free. In fact looking at the current scenario where flu and influenza is spreading across the world keeping personal sanitation is not a bad idea. Continue reading DIY Skin Care Routine for All Skin Type

DIY Bio Oil at Home: Face and Body oil

I am reading a lot about Bio Oil these days that how it is beneficial for our face and body. Here, I thought why I can’t make my own DIY Bio Oil at home. Bio Oil is known for its Skin Care for all kinds of scars, stretch marks, skin tone, dehydrated skin and ageing skin. It’s also good for acne prone skin. Bio oil is rich in Vitamin A, Vitamin E, and Vitamin C etc. It contains Lavender Oil, Mineral Oil (as a base), Rosemary Oil, Chamomile Oil etc. and for the fragrance it contains rose oil and orange permitted color.

As I have discussed earlier how I am completely in love with essential oils and when it is mixed with proper base oil it enhances the properties and makes it more beneficial. In my DIY Bio Oil I have also added a spice which is known for its fairness properties. It makes your skin glowing and fair. I have used oils like coconut and jojoba oil as base oil for this DIY Bio Oil.

DIY Bio Oil at home

Did You Know? Coconut oil if applied on burns can actually heal them. It got a soothing effect which decreases the intensity of burn and heals that area quickly. Moreover, it contains Capric /Caprylic/Lauric acid which got a strong disinfectant and antimicrobial properties. As a result, when applied on the skin, it protects from microbial infections that can get into open wounds or even enter the body through the pores. It also contains Vitamin E which is great for skin.

Coconut Oil

Secondly, if I talk about jojoba oil, it’s known for its ultra-purist’s beauty benefits. it contains almost all of the vitamins and minerals essential for healthy skin and hair: vitamin E, B-complex, copper, zinc, selenium, iodine, and chromium etc. it doesn’t clog and pores, great for acne prone skin, reduces the sebum production which means it reduces the production of blackheads and whiteheads. Its anti-aging, great for skin and hair, can be used a makeup remover and even as a cuticle oil. This liquid wax is extracted from the seed of the jojoba plant and is very rare and beneficial for whole body.

Jojoba oil

Next is essential oil. Each essential oil is known for its distinctive properties. Like lavender is not just great for skin and hair but its aroma helps in reducing the stress and anxiety. Similarly, Rose essential oil however rose oils are extremely concentrated and should used under precision. Then comes the fruity essential oils like lemon, orange etc. they are rich in Vitamin C which is great for general maintenance and quality of skin and improves immunity.

essential oils

In today’s post I’m sharing a DIY Bio Oil which is a blend of different oils and essential oils plus one secret spice ingredient which makes it perfect for body and face. Use it after taking bath and once before sleep. It will nourish your skin inside out. Nevertheless, lets not waste more time and start making this wonder Bio Oil. Continue reading DIY Bio Oil at Home: Face and Body oil