Aromatherapy Bath and Body Care

Give your Skin the Gift of Health with Bath and Body Care Products Containing Essential Oils

Aromatherapy is the art of using the essential oils of plants for their healing as well as aromatic properties. By adding these oils to bath and body care products you will experience the benefits that are inherent to that plant.

Aromatherapy bath and body care products are much more than just products that smell good. Plants have nearly miraculous abilities to tones, smooth, and restore elasticity to the skin, and to heal various skin conditions. Some people have discovered that these bath and body care products are the most effective at treating skin conditions such as Eczema, Dermatitis, and allergic reactions.

Creating your own Bath and Body Care Products

You can very easily create your own bath and body care products. This is an effective way to tailor fit your products to meet your personal needs. If you have sensitive skin, you can add Chamomile and Lavender to your bath and body care products for a wonderful treatment that is gentle to your skin and relaxing as well. The essential oils that you select for your product will determine its effects.

You can create bath and body shower gels, bath salts, lotions, shampoo and conditioner, facial creams, facial masks and perfumes. You can find natural base products for sale at your local health food and then just add your selected essential oils to create customized products.

Choosing Essential Oils for your Bath and Body Care Products

You may need to contact an herbal dictionary for a listing of various plants and their properties. It is important that when using essential oils for your bath and body care products that you pay attention to the safety precautions listed on the label. Some essential oils are photosensitizing, meaning that they will make your skin more sensitive when exposed to direct sunlight. Be sure to use these oils sparingly and carefully.