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What Oil is Best for my Skin Type?

Ayurvedic Skin Care Recommendations:

Dry or Rough Skin (vata) Sesame oil, olive oil, almond oil

Best Essential Oils- orange, geranium, bergamot

Irritated /Inflamed Skin (pitta) coconut oil, sunflower oil

Best Essential Oils- lavender, lemon, rose, chamomile

Oily Skin (kapha) corn oil

Best Essential Oils- rosemary, eucalyptus, clary sage


Depending on your skin type, various oils may be a good addition to your skin care regimen.

To learn more about qualities of essential oils see: Essential Oils for the Bath and Skin

You can find more information about Ayurveda and Skin Care on the Himalayan Institute’s Yoga International magazine.


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