Creating an Anti Aging Serum is easier than you think! An easy way to make homemade Anti aging serums is to use organic oils. Because you are using oil and no water, there is no need to emulsify the mixture, so all you do in pour the oils together. Oil based Anti Aging Serums provide hydration, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and help tighten sagging jowls. Just a few minutes in the kitchen and you will have a wonderful Anti Aging Serum with natural and organic oils and awesome anti aging ingredients.
Directions on how to make an Anti Aging Serum:
Below are sample recipes for you to try. But don’t stop with our recipes, you can mix and match different oils from our lists below to make a unique Anti Aging Serum that is specific for your skin and skin type. You can purchase organic oils from your local Health Food Store, Natural Grocer or Supermarket that has an organic section. It is easy to find oils that are organic or organically grown and affordable. You can also use a base of one of Skin Perfection’s Oils. The possible combinations are endless. Pour the organic oils together into a sterile bottle and shake. That’s it.
How to make your own Homemade Anti Aging Serum Recipes:
For an Anti Aging Serum for Oily, Acne Prone Skin.
(Makes 4, 1 oz bottles.)
- 1 Ounce Kalahari Oil
- 1 Ounce Tamanu Oil
- .5 Ounce Flaxseed Oil
- .5 Ounce Evening Primrose Oil
- .5 Ounce Acai Oil
- .4 Ounce Kukui Oil
- .1 Ounce Rosemary Oleo Resin
- 10 drops Tea Tree
- 5 drops Lavender
- 5 drops Lemongrass
For an Anti Aging Serum for Normal to Dry, Mature Skin.
(Makes 4, 1 oz bottles.)
- 1 Ounce Rosehip Seed Oil
- .5 Ounce Avocado Oil
- .5 Ounce Borage Oil
- .5 Ounce Kiwi seed Oil
- .5 Ounce Camelia Oil
- .5 Ounce Argan Oil
- .4 Ounce Vitamin E
- .1 Ounce Rosemary Oleo Resin
- 4 drops Lavender
- 4 drops Ylang Ylang
- For unscented, omit the Lavender and Ylang Ylang.
Oils for Mature-Dry Skin
- Argan Oil
- Apricot Kernel
- Sea Buckthorn
- Cranberry Seed
- Raspberry Seed
Oils for Oily Skin, Blemish Prone
- Pumpkin Seed
Oils for Rosacea
- Rose Hip
Skin Tightening & Firming
- Vitamin E
Apricot Kernel Oil-Prunus Armeniaca- Helps the skin retain its elasticity and suppleness. High in Vitamin E, it is pressed for the kernels of apricots. Apricot Kernel is light and non greasy.
Avocado Oil- Avocados help the skin look and act youthful, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Avocados help diminish the look of age spots by evening out the skin tone. Avocados contain nourishing Vitamins A, B, D, E, Lutein, EFA’s, potassium and protein. Avocados help the skin look youthful, visibly reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Borage Oil-Borago Officinalis- or Starflower, it is rich in Gamma Linoleic Acid. Borage helps to maintain healthy skin as it moisturizes, reduces redness and calms irritated skin. Borage oil is great for those with sensitive skin.
Calendula Oil- Organic Calendula Officinalis- Calms irritated skin, helps nourish dry, chapped skin and is great for those with sensitive skin.
Camellia Oil-Camellia Sasanqua- Camellia Oil contains a high content of oleic acid and is a must for those with mature, aging skin.
Carrot Oil-Daucus Carota Sativa- Carrot Oil is a highly moisturizing for mature/dry skin. It is rich in Beta Carotene and Vitamin A. Vitamin A is recommended by dermatologists because it has been clinically shown to reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
Cranberry Seed Oil- Vaccinium Macrocarpon- Cranberry seed oil has a high essential fatty acid content oil which helps your skin remain young and firm. It is a natural botanical oil with Omega 3 and 6.
Coconut Oil: Helps the skin appear more youthful. It helps the skin regain lost elasticity, which visibly firms sagging jowls and neck lines. Antioxidants reduce the look of wrinkles, restoring a young appearance. Virgin Coconut Oil helps the skin look and act healthy, reducing the signs of aging. It is a natural moisturizer that you can also cook with or take internally!
Evening Primrose Oil-Oenothera Biennis- Evening Primrose Seed Oil is a one of the best sources of gamma linoleic acid, an Omega 6 fatty acid that is needed for our healthy skin. A light, non-oily skin conditioner, Evening Primrose is excellent for those with skin maladies. It is highly beneficial for those suffering from acne, eczema or psoriasis.
Flax oil-Linum Usitatissimum- Is obtained from linseed oil and is high in Omega 3. Flax is one of nature’s best emollients.
Grapeseed oil-Vitis Vinifera- Anti Aging. Is a light oil that is non greasy and absorbs quickly. It contains Vitamin E and is high in Linoleic acid.
Hemp Oil-Cannabis Sativa Oil- Very moisturizing natural Emollient; Often paired with Flax seed.
Jojoba Oil-Simmondsia Chinensis- Contains one of the highest concentrations of Vitamin E. Great for all skin types. Jojoba oil is non-comedogenic and skin nourishing.
Kalahari Oil – High in Omega 6 & 9, Kalahari Oil helps the skin retain elasticity and balances the moisture content of the skin.
Kukui Nut Oil-Aleurites Molaccana- Kukui Nut Oil penetrates quickly without leaving a greasy feel. It provides lasting nourishment for dry skin as it contains antioxidant and Vitamins A, C and E.
Macadamia nut oil-Macadamia Ternifolia- An amazing oil that is easily absorbed into the skin for a wonderful Moisturizing treatment. Macadamia Oil is beneficial for dry and mature skin.
Marula Oil – Full of antioxidants to help reduce the appearance of wrinkles by hydrating the skin. It smooths dry, dehydrated skin increasing the skin’s softness. Marula Oil helps to transform irritated skin and reduce redness.
Meadowfoam Seed Oil- Limnanthes Alba- Helps reduce the look of wrinkles and the signs of aging by replenishing the hydration level in skin’s moisture barrier. Meadowfoam Oil is a light, non greasy oil that absorbs into the skin quickly.
Olive Oil-Olea Europaea- Hydrating and skin softening, Olive oil is rich in polyphenols and antioxidants.
Pumpkin Seed Oil-Cucurbita Pepo- Pumpkin Oil is one of the most nourishing oils available. It provides Omega 3, Omega 6, Vitamins A, C, E and Zinc for healthy skin.
Raspberry Seed Oil- Rubus Idaeus- Red Raspberry seed oil is loaded with essential fatty acids and Vitamin E. Raspberry seed oil conditions and hydrates by helping the skin retain more moisture.
Rosehip Seed Oil – Helps to improves skin’s elasticity and helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles. Rosehip is high in Vitamin C making it effective for aging skin.
Sweet Almond Oil-Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis- Moisturizing oil obtained from pressed Almond Kernels. Sweet Almond Oil is high in Essential Fatty Acids which helps to soften and smooth the skin.
Tamanu Oil-Calophyllum Inophyllum- Tamanu oil hydrates dehydrated skin. It is great for those who are acne prone as Tamanu Oil replenishes regular sebum production. Tamanu oil helps even skin tone and reduce the appearance of acne marks and brown spots. It also helps your skin to act younger, visibly reducing the look of wrinkles.
Vitamin E-Tocopheryl Acetate- Has long been one of the best oils, that is high in linoleic acid, for anti aging. Vitamin E is very moisturizing on the skin and reduces the visible appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It is one of the most used and trusted antioxidants.
Walnut Oil – Moisturizes dry mature skin and helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Wheat Germ Oil-Triticum Vulgare- Provides your skin with essential nutrients as it is naturally rich in Vitamins A, B, D, E and F, Essential Fatty Acids, protein, and minerals. Wheat Germ has antioxidant properties and is great for aging skin.