Our Oil of the Month Club is back with another exciting and soothing essential oil! Green Tea CO2 Extract has a green, crisp, and slightly sweet aroma with hints of seaweed.
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Green Tea CO2 Extract
Green Tea is grown in China from the Camellia sinensis plant and has been used for centuries for relaxation and skin rejuvenation. Green Tea CO2 Extract has a green, crisp, slightly sweet, herbal scent with light seaweed notes. Excellent for spa-like experiences, this lovely aroma instantly creates a zen atmosphere.
Known to support healthy skin and boost appearances with age-defying effects, Green Tea CO2 Extract is an excellent addition to your skincare routine. To add to DIY body care products and use topically, dilute this extract to 2-3% in a carrier and gently massage into the skin. Enjoy the refreshing aroma and rejuvenating effects.
Green Tea CO2 extract is also excellent in times of stress and anxiety as it may help soothe tension and sharpen focus. To use aromatically, diffuse using 3-4 drops per 100 mL of water, use with a passive diffuser, or add to a personal inhaler – whatever you prefer! Try blending this lovely herbal and crisp extract with other essential oil staples like Lemon, Yuzu, or Jasmine.
Green Tea CO2 Extract is one of our favorite oils. Benefit from the therapeutic qualities and aromatic scent with these wonderful self-care DIYs. They’re perfect for pampering yourself to a self-care night when stress has got you down.
Chapped Cheeks Soothing Salve DIY
What you’ll need:
- 1 oz Shea Butter
- 1 oz Jojoba Oil
- 1.2 oz Beeswax Pearls
- 10 drops Lavender
- 9 drops Green Tea CO2
- 8 drops Cardamom
What you’ll do:
Melt Shea Butter and Beeswax over a double boiler. Add jojoba and essential oils and stir well. Pour into empty tins and allow to cool. Apply to dry or chapped skin as needed.
Some Things to Know
- Is it KidSafe? No
- Is it Pregnancy Safe? No
- Is it Nursing Safe? No
- Is it Pup & Pony Safe? No
- Shelf Life: 2-3 years
- Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. External use only.
- Oils to Blend With: Bergamot, Chamomile, Cardamom, Coriander Seed, Davana, Jasmine, Laurel Leaf, Lemon, Lemongrass, Rose Absolute, Sandalwood, Yuzu
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What’s your favorite way to use Green Tea CO2 Extract? Share your go-to DIYs in the comments below!