Wrinkles are a natural result of aging, as the epidermis begins to produce less oil. The delicate area around the eyes is especially susceptible to fine lines and wrinkles.
Although chemical skin care products are readily available, it isn’t difficult to make your own gentle, chemical-free eye care treatment.
Coconut Eye Cream
- Place 3 tbsp. petroleum jelly in a small saucepan. Add 3 tbsp. coconut oil and 3 tbsp. cocoa butter.
- Place the saucepan on low heat. Warm the mixture, stirring constantly, until the oils and petroleum jelly are smooth and completely melted together. Pour the coconut eye cream into a sterile glass container.
- Wash your face, and then massage the cream into the skin around your eyes every night. Massage using your ring finger, as your it is your weakest finger and will have a gentle touch.
- Cover the container. Store the serum in a cool, dry location between uses.
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