• Natalie

Best Essential and Carrier Oils for Winter Skincare

Updated: Nov 23, 2019

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Here's a little cheat sheet especially helpful when creating oil blends and homemade beauty recipes for winter skincare and/or particularly sensitive, dry skin.

Scroll down to discover the properties of each oil!

Oils for winter skincare

Immortelle Oil (Helichrysum Italicum)

  • Promotes a 6-fold (!) increase in skin’s production of collagen

  • Speeds up the healing process and tissue regeneration

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Chamomile German Oil (Matricaria Chamomilla)

  • Has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and skin softening qualities

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Myrrh Oil (Commiphora Abyssinica)

  • Is great for anti-aging, skin rejuvenation and wound treatment

  • Provides solid protection from environmental damage

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Blue Cypress Oil (Callitris Intratropica)

  • Offers soothing, nourishing, and anti-inflammatory properties

  • Is traditionally used to moisturize dry skin

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Oat Oil (Avena Sativa kernel)

  • Has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and moisturizing properties that soothe and nourish skin

  • Is recommended for all skin types, especially for sensitive skin and dry flaky skin

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Hibiscus Oil (Hibiscus Sabdariffa)

  • Enhances the skin's ability to retain moisture

  • Protects from environmental stressors

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Calendula Oil (infused Marigold flowers in a carrier oil)

  • Accelerates wound healing

  • Has soothing, protecting and moisturizing qualities

  • Get it here: US / UK

If you have any questions, feel free to comment below!