DIY Face Cream Recipes To Prepare At Home

Would you like to craft a customised face cream for your skin? Take a look at the article!

Krati Purwar
women diy face cream

Face creams are essential beauty products to achieve flawless skin. It ensures moisturisation and maintains radiance on the face. While improving the quality of the skin, a face cream also protects the dermal layer from harmful effects of cold, sun and wind. Let’s take a look at recipes for face creams that you can create at home.

Rose Face Cream To Fight Premature Signs Of Ageing

rose face cream

This DIY cream contains rose essential oil that helps the skin fight the early signs of ageing, like wrinkles and fine lines. However, it is an expensive option; therefore, you can substitute it with Rosewood or Rose Absolute.

We will also add frankincense that targets the everyday issues of mature skin. It offers a soothing effect and targets the dull and lifeless patch of your dermal layer. This cream will help a woman above 35 or 40 keep her face moisturised and glowing.


  • 10gm Wheatgerm Oil
  • 1gm Vitamin E Oil
  • 3 Drops of Frankincense Essential Oil
  • 45gm Rose Hydrosol
  • 15gm Avocado Oil
  • 1 Cosmetic Jar
  • 15gm Distilled Water
  • 4 Drops of Rose Essential Oil
  • 1gm Preservative
  • 15gm Emulsifying Wax NF

Lavender Infused Day Cream For Combination Skin

lavender face cream

It contains Jojoba oil which is rich in vitamins and antioxidants. It will help condition the skin and control the production of excess sebum. Wheatgerm oil will add the goodness of vitamin E and hydrate the rough skin.

It also contains sandalwood that adds a pleasant smell and offers a soothing effect to the irritated and red dermal layer. It will help your skin maintain a glow on the face. It is also infused with lavender.


  • 3 Drops of Sandalwood Essential Oil
  • 15gm Jojoba Oil
  • 35gm Lavender Water
  • 5 Drops of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
  • 14gm Emulsifying Wax NF
  • 5gm Wheatgerm Oil
  • 25gm Distilled Water
  • 15gm Melon Seed Oil
  • 1gm Preservative
  • A Cosmetic Jar

Avocado And Argan Oil Cream For Dry Skin

avocado face cream

Avocado oil is loaded with vitamins - B1, A, D, B2, E and B5. It maintains the hydration of the dermal layer and has a healing effect on scratches and insignificant wounds. Argan oil is good for acne-prone and dry skin.

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  • 35gm Orange Blossom Water
  • 15gm Argan Oil
  • 25gm Distilled Water
  • 5 Drops of Neroli Essential Oil
  • 14gm Emulsifying Wax NF
  • 15gm Avocado Oil
  • 1 Cosmetic Jar
  • 5gm Kukui Nut Oil
  • 3 Drops Myrrh Essential Oil
  • 1gm Preservative

Method Of Preparation For All Kinds Of Creams

1) Weight and add emulsifying wax and essential oils in a heat-proof container.

2) Keep distilled water and rose water in two separate containers that are heat-proof.

3) Place the containers in simmering water to turn wax into liquid. Do not offer direct heat to the ingredient, or it can burn.

4) Mix the wax and rose water.

5) You can place the container in simmering water if the liquids of different densities do not mix together. A little high temperature will help the liquids blend quickly and easily.

6) Add preservatives in small amounts at this stage.

7) Add essential oils to the mixture.

8) Once you are happy with the consistency, fill a sterile cosmetic jar with the cream using a clean spoon.

9) Store the cream in a cool and dry place in your room.

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