Skin always needs proper care and attention and people with dry skin need to be extra careful towards their skin otherwise they end up with itching and inflammation of skin. Herbal skin care products are much better option than the chemical cosmetics when it comes to everyday dry skin care. Homemade herbal moisturizer can easily takes away dryness of the skin by providing required moisture to the skin.
You can prepare an herbal moisturizer for dry skin at home easily
As the main purpose of a moisturizer is to keep the skin moist thus prevent skin dryness so almost all the ingredients of a moisturizer contain oil in them.
The ingredients of herbal moisturizer for dry skin include
Cocoa Butter: 1 Oz
Almond Oil: 4 Oz
Orange Peel Oil: 1 Oz
First step in the preparation of this moisturizer is melting of the cocoa butter. Melt it in a double boiler; when it completely melts down put in almond oil into it and turn the burner off. Now stir the mixture thoroughly. Next, put in drops of orange peel oil gradually. Don’t stop stirring while adding orange peel oil in the mixture. After adding peel oil, let the mixture cool down so that its temperature comes down to the room temperature. When it cool down, add drops of rose and coconut oils and stir it well. Now, moisturizer is ready, collect it in a jar for use.
First cleanse your skin with regular cleanser. Then take moisturizer on your palm and rub it in between both palms gently. Now, simply apply it to your skin and let it absorb in the skin automatically, massage is not needed for this purpose.
You can use the moisturizer at any time. The only thing you should care about is not to apply excessive moisturizer as it will not utterly absorb in the skin and will make your skin surface oily and sticky.