Witch Hazel is an astringent liquid, traditionally used for treating cuts, insect bites and other inflammations of the skin. It's commonly used in skincare for toning, and as a spot treatment for acne. It also works well as a carrier for water-based dilutions. This is a great ingredient to have in your natural first aid kit.
Contains 14% alcohol as a preservative.
Features & Info
What are carrier oils?
Carrier oil is a term used to describe a base oil used in a recipe to dilute essential or fragrance oils to a safe level for topical usage.
Skin Type Oil Recommendations
Normal Skin Type: Sweet Almond
Oily Skin: Sweet Almond, Apricot Kernel, Jojoba
Dry Skin: Sweet Almond, Jojoba
Sensitive Skin: Sweet Almond, Apricot Kernel, Jojoba
"Self care is not self indulgence; it's self preservation."
- Audre Lorde-
What to add
Different essential oils hold different therapeautic benefits. Find your new favourite oil below, or play around to create a custom blend!
Essential oils are highly concentrated compounds, extracted from the leaves, flowers, seeds, bark, roots or peel of a plant. They've been used for many years in skincare, to add natural fragrance, or for aromatherapy.