6 Uses of Helichrysum Essential Oil
You Should Know About
Helichrysum, also called the Everlasting or Immortal Flower, has restorative properties for the skin. It reduces blemishes and wrinkles while soothing the skin. It also promotes healthy metabolism. Its name comes from the Greek words helios (sun) and chrysos (gold) due to the lovely golden hue of its blossoms. In this blog, I will talk about Helichrysum’s uses and benefits that you can add to your daily routine.
Helichrysum is a visually stunning wildflower that produces fragrant essential oil, offering a pleasant sensory experience and an array of beneficial effects.
In addition, its impressive skin-enriching and calming properties make it a versatile natural remedy for optimal internal health. Using it can make you feel good and look great.
Chemistry of Helichrysum Essential Oil
Helichrysum oil is classified as a rejuvenating essential oil due to its chemical composition. It shares chemical properties with other rejuvenating oils, such as Arborvitae, Frankincense, Eucalyptus, and Wintergreen. Furthermore, it is made up of a chemical group known as esters known for their soothing and mood-regulating effects.
Primary Benefits of Helichrysum Essential Oil
- Best known for its topical restorative properties
- Used in anti-aging products for its rejuvenating benefits to the skin
- Promotes a glowing youthful complexion
- Commonly used in personal care products
- Uplifting aroma
Helichrysum's Uses and Benefits
Use Helichrysum essential oil daily to target fine lines and wrinkles for a youthful appearance. It promotes healthy skin cell renewal and can be applied directly or mixed in with facial cleanser to achieve your desired results.
Helichrysum essential oil may help support a healthy metabolism. Put a drop of Helichrysum essential oil directly into your mouth or add a few drops to a glass of water. I love love placing a drop in a doTERRA Veggie Capsule when taking them internally.
Helichrysum oil is good for the skin, especially during shaving because it soothes and revitalizes the skin. It is an important ingredient in a Razor Relief Serum that helps leave the skin feeling fresh and clean.
Use Helichrysum oil for an energizing and relaxing full-body massage. Mix it with other oils like doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil or doTERRA Hand and Body Lotion for a smoother and safer experience..
Helichrysum oil can help soothe and calm sensitive skin after spending too much time in the sun. Carry it with you when going to warm or bright areas to be prepared.
If you’re worried about pimples ruining your wedding photos or celebration, add Helichrysum oil to your emergency kit. Use it when you notice any skin problems, and Helichrysum will help make your skin look better.
Razor Relief Serum
Shaving is important, but you don’t have to get razor bumps. You can make your skin look and feel good by using our Razor Relief Serum that has relaxing doTERRA essential oils in it.
- ½ cup Fractionated Coconut Oil
- ¼ cup rosewater (can be purchased at health food stores)
- 5 drops Frankincense oil
- 5 drops Lavender oil
- 5 drops Tea Tree oil
- 5 drops Helichrysum oil
- 5 drops Myrrh oil
- Place Fractionated Coconut Oil and rosewater in glass spray or pump bottle.
- Add essential oils and shake.
- To use, spray directly on skin or place two to three pumps in palms and rub on affected skin.