Now that the winter is in full swing, we should not forget about the miseries that this chilly weather brings including cold feet, blocked noses, aching joints etc. You can protect yourself naturally with aromatic products and make this winter a real fun for your body as well as the mind.
For Body and Hair
As a result of cold temperatures, lower humidity and high winds in the winter; you must have experienced your skin getting dried out fast. It can also become uncomfortable, itchy and absolutely irritating. It is vital to keep skin covered and away from the elements as much as possible. Although, it is not feasible always, a minor prevention goes a long way!
You can simply add some pure diluted essential oils to your daily skin care regime to help prevent dry skin this winter. Aromatic oils such as Lavender, Frankincense, Rosemary, Geranium and Sandalwood are outstanding to produce your own body oil or even add to your existing fragrance free body products.
For Chapped Skin
Cracked and chapped skin results from extremely dry skin and it can be very painful. Healing essential oils like Patchouli, Lavender and Chamomile can be helpful in hydrating the affected area and relieving the pain. A blend can be added to your favorite cream or body butter. You can refer to quality aromatherapy workshops online and learn how to make the dry skin recipe for the best effectiveness. The oil blend can also be stored in a bottle and carried with the winter kit while traveling.
Simple and soothing feet soak at night during the winter months will not only help fight fungus, but also rejuvenate tired, sore feet. Using essential oils is awesome, especially after a long day of snowboarding or skiing. A blend of black pepper, sweet marjoram and rosemary aromatherapy oils can quickly ease your tired feet back to normal.
Are you worried about keeping your skin soft and supple all through the freezing winter weather? Well, for this you should never forget that using carrier oils is one of the greatest ways. These protective natural oils can be used efficiently to look after your skin. The carrier oils are very easily absorbed and their fluid nature along with the texture has a natural affinity with the skin.