Essential oils

Rosemary

Rosemary oil smells fresh yet with a wooden base note. It is used extensively in homemade hair care as well as in skin care.

Properties

helps blood circulation

Skin type

Any skin type! Especially aging skin, oily skin, acne prone skin

Usage

Hair care

  • As it stimulates blood circulation, rosemary can actually stimulate hair growth if applied to the scalp. Use in hair oils or any kind of hair masks

Skin care

  • Add 10-20 drops per cup of any homemade skin care product if you’re suffering from acne, oily skin or aging skin. Works well in skin toners, face masks, body oils
  • Can heal herpes, warts and any kind of fungal infections such as athlete’s foot and fungal nail infection. Apply sparingly to affected area 1-3 times daily.

 

Recipes with rosemary oil
Sources: Shenet