Essential Oils for Blemishes

When it comes to using essential oils, we all have our favorites. If you have used essential oils for a while, you probably have a top four or five oils that are your “go-to’s” in everyday life. If you are new to essential oils, you will soon find a few oils that you like the best and that come in handy often! Today we are going to look at some lesser know oils that are extremely helpful for blemishes!

Cypress

You will love the powerful, clean refreshing scent of Cypress essential oil. Not only does this oil have a strong, unique scent, but its uses are both vast and practical. If you struggle with oily skin, the natural chemical components of Cypress oil can help improve the appearance of an oily complexion. Simply add a drop or two of Cypress to your skin toner to improve an oily complexion without drying the skin out.

Helichrysum

Essential Oils for Blemishes

Helichrysum essential oil is taken from a golden flower often referred to as the “Everlasting Flower” or “Immortal Flower” because it holds rejuvenating and restorative benefits for the skin. Because of this reputation, Helichrysum is often used in anti-aging products because of its ability to promote a youthful complexion. One of the best essential oils for skin, Helichrysum is a wonderful addition to any skincare routine, as it has many purposes. One of the easiest ways to use Helichrysum oil is to help reduce the occasional blemish. You can apply Helichrysum directly to the face, but be sure to consider the condition of your skin before applying. If you have sensitive skin, dilute the Helichrysum with doTERRA Fractionated Coconut oil before applying to the face. Along with removing blemishes, Helichrysum oil is very helpful for anti-aging efforts, as it promotes a youthful, glowing complexion. By rejuvenating the skin and reducing the appearance of wrinkles, Helichrysum is a helpful, natural way to keep your skin looking young. You can apply the oil directly to the face, dilute with doTERRA Fractionated Coconut oil before applying, or add a drop or two to your daily facial lotion or cleanser to reap the anti-aging benefits that Helichrysum holds.

Juniper Berry

Juniper Berry is another one-of-a-kind essential oil with a distinct aroma that is spicy, woody, clean, and balsamic all at the same time. In addition to a unique scent, Juniper Berry also has many exclusive benefits for the skin. Juniper Berry can help to reduce blemishes because it acts as a natural toner for the skin. You can simply apply one drop directly to the face to promote a clear, healthy complexion, or dilute the oil with Fractionated Coconut Oil and apply directly to the problem area. Ready for a pampering sesh? Invite your friends over for a doTERRA facemask party! Make a facemask all your friends will love by adding one to two drops of Juniper Berry to a Bentonite clay mask or the doTERRA Detoxifying Mask. Juniper Berry is valued for its ability to help reduce the appearance of skin blemishes and act as a natural skin toner. With Juniper Berry’s many facial enhancing properties, you and your friends will love this rejuvenating face mask!

Patchouli

Patchouli oil is extremely useful for improving the skin. Not only will Patchouli promote a smooth, glowing complexion, but it can also help you reduce the appearance of skin imperfections like blemishes and wrinkles. For an improved complexion, or to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and blemishes, add a few drops of Patchouli oil to your daily moisturizer.

Copaiba

In addition to soothing anxious feelings, Copaiba oil has properties that make it useful for promoting clear skin and reducing the appearance of blemishes. This is why Copaiba is frequently used in cosmetic products like lotions, creams, soaps, perfumes, and more. To take advantage of these benefits, simply add a drop of Copaiba oil to your moisturizer and apply to the skin. This will help to keep the skin clear and reduce the appearance of blemishes.

Neroli

One major benefit of the doTERRA Neroli Touch is that it comes in a base of doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil and a 10mL roller bottle for easy application. The addition of Fractionated Coconut Oil means that you won’t have to worry about diluting Neroli oil before using it topically, and can easily roll the oil over your skin with the roller bottle. Neroli oil is soothing for the skin, and can be used when you want to reduce the appearance of blemishes.

Blue Tansy

Blue Tansy can be soothing for the skin, and useful for reducing the appearance of blemishes. To take advantage of the skin soothing benefits of Blue Tansy, place a drop of the oil in your daily moisturizer, and apply to the skin regularly.

Dalea Faulkner

Dalea Faulkner is a Gold Leader in doTERRA, has been using essential oils for 31 years, and has branded herself as “That Crazy Oil Lady”. Growing up with all things herbal and natural from her Mother’s european upbringing, Dalea naturally connected with doTERRA and found it to be incredibly fulfilling to help and support others in this way. She feels that "Essential Oils are nature’s gift to us, to support us in our journeys as we walk through this beautiful life.”

In addition to growing and supporting her doTERRA community, Dalea loves to spend time with her Husband Brien, Son Daen, and Golden Retriever Cooper. Her family relies on the emotional and physical benefits of essential oils to support them when, well, life happens! It is her soul mission, in this big, beautiful, life to bring healing to the hearts of the world and create positive change on a global level.

In the near future, Dalea would like to create a non-profit organization that supports service members transitioning to civilian life and provide them with much needed care. She dreams of people all over this world, waking with the same joy in knowing, that they have these empowering, natural solutions at their fingertips, on a daily basis.⠀