There are numerous different types of herbs and essential oils which are highly beneficial when it comes to proper skin care, and most of them are commonly contained in various sorts of skin care products.
Essential Oils and Herbs
Almond essential oil is very good for dry skin and it is commonly used as carrier oil which blends well with other sorts of essential oils. It has excellent nourishing and emollient properties. Yogurt is also great for normal and oily skin. Jojoba oil may come in very handy when it comes to conditioning the hair and cleansing the scalp. It is an excellent moisturizer, makeup remover and a cleaning agent. It has anti aging and antibacterial properties as well. Jojoba oil can also be used as carrier oil. Seaweed is excellent when it comes to reducing the cellulite, among other qualities. Aloe vera is known for its potent astringent, healing and rejuvenating properties and it can be used for dermatitis, acne, psoriasis, eczema, wounds, sunburns, burns and any type of skin irritation. Rosemary is highly praised because of its potent antioxidant properties. It can also be used for the stimulation of the skin, especially the scalp. Anise can be used for the preparation of a very healthy and beneficial type of tea. Pregnant women should avoid using it, though. Rose has potent astringent, hydrating, stimulating and moisturizing properties so it is very good for all different skin types.
Avocado is excellent when it comes to rejuvenating and regenerating the skin, while patchouli may come in very handy in all cases of itchy skin and inflammatory conditions. Carrot is excellent at balancing different skin complexions, healing the skin and nourishing it. Oats are known for having very strong softening and emollient qualities. Chamomile can be used for the toning of all different sorts of complexions and it also provides the skin with an amazing anti inflammatory effect. Sometimes it may trigger dermatitis in some cases. Some persons may also experience certain allergic reactions. Different types of nuts such as pecans, cashews and almonds can be used as scrubs against the dryness, blackheads and wrinkles. Mud can also be very beneficial for the overall health of the skin. Honey also works wonders when it comes to skin health, and the same can be said for lanolin. Other important remedies which can be used for a number of skin related medical conditions include lavender, jasmine, ginseng, geranium and green tea.