Face patchouli oil
Patchouli is a shrub that grows in tropical conditions. Oil is extracted by steam distillation, and before that it is prepared by treatment with enzymes. Patchouli ether differs in that it nourishes and rejuvenates the dermis very well; it has earned many recommendations from professional cosmetologists. The finished oil has a thick consistency and is predominantly red in color, with green and yellowish tones, it must be warmed up so that it becomes more liquid and easily flows out of the bottle.
Patchouli ether can be used to make excellent therapeutic face masks, because it has a rich composition of vitamins and minerals and is perfect for every skin type, it moisturizes excessively dry skin, softens the coarsened skin and refreshes a tired dermis. The extract has excellent antiseptic properties and fights acne, blackheads, rashes and inflammations on the face, has a good smoothing effect, and eliminates wrinkles.
The patchouli extract dries oily skin, not only eliminating excess fluid, but also restores its structure, and tightens the tired, beginning to senile. After regular use of the extract, it becomes noticeably more elastic, soft, wrinkles on the face are smoothed out. Due to its regenerating properties, the oil treats inflammation and allergies and copes with this in a fairly quick time.
For any skin problem, there is an effective mask recipe using this tropical plant extract. Other ingredients used in recipes are also easy to obtain. Here are some effective recipes for face masks with patchouli oil.
For oily skin
The most common way to use the extract is to apply it directly to the problem areas: acne, scars, inflammations. If your face has enlarged pores, which leads to rashes, then make a mixture of 5 drops of patchouli oil and sesame ether (about one tablespoon is enough). You can notice how the skin becomes cleaner and smoother after about 14 days.
Try a mask with patchouli oil and avocado juice in two to one proportions. This mask perfectly smoothes and restores damaged facial dermis.
Here is a recipe for a mask that strongly and deeply cleanses the skin, as a peeling. Take literally 2 drops of ylang-ylang oil, grapefruit juice, patchouli extract and 10 grams of any cream with a moisturizing effect. Mix and apply this mask every morning. After soaking it, wipe off the rest with a napkin. This mask, among other things, has a smoothing effect and eliminates wrinkles, the face acquires a brighter, more vibrant color.
For problematic sagging skin
Take a tablespoon of vegetable oil to your taste, mix with patchouli extract, mix thoroughly and apply on face. Hold for thirty minutes and then rinse.
Many girls are aware of the benefits of special bathtubs that remove dirt and wastes from the skin of the face, and their effect can be enhanced by adding a few drops of patchouli and neroli extract - another beautiful essential oil from orange leaves. Steam your face for about ten minutes. Such procedures help rid the skin of excessively oily sheen, and recharge your skin with energy and vigor.
A mixture of oils will help moisturize tired skin. Take 10 ml. squeezed avocados, 2 drops of patchouli and leuzea and a few drops of chamomile (four to five are enough). Mix thoroughly and apply on the skin for twenty to thirty minutes. After washing with clean water.
Here's a great recipe for regaining skin firmness. Take a glass of clean water and add 5 drops of patchouli extract and a few grams of honey to it. Pour the mixture into molds and send it to freeze in the freezer. Use this product to wipe your face 2-3 times a day. After seven days, you will be able to notice how the skin has become more elastic and resilient.
Another great recipe for this. Mix 15 ml. squeezed grape seed and 8 ml. patchouli. Soak gauze with this compound and compress for half an hour. Keep the compress warm; to do this, constantly add warm oil to it.
Please note that patchouli extract is contraindicated for pregnant women and people with gastrointestinal diseases, never take undiluted patchouli extract inside. You may also have an individual intolerance to the oil, so start using it with a minimum dose, drop one drop on your skin and look at the reaction.
Feedback on the use of patchouli extract is very positive. Women note that the results are very fast, changes are observed literally in a couple of weeks. Use one or more of the suggested recipes and this will make your skin more elastic, clean and fresh. You will also get rid of any skin problems, such as rashes, acne and irritation.
Recipe mask for oily skin with patchouli essential oil in the following video: