Two bottles of essential oils blended with flower extracts. Photo Credit botamochi/iStock/Getty Images. People with younger skin, such as those in their 20s, tend to have firm skin and few wrinkles. These oils may help restore elasticity, firm the skin and improve the appearance of fine crepe paper wrinkles that often occur in older skin. Related Searches, lIVE. Strong.COM Weight Loss Tools - All free!
Photo Credit moodboard/moodboard/Getty Images, women in their 40s may notice sagging skin, or jowls, around the mouth and chin in addition to deeper lines across the forehead. To firm the skin, and reduce the appearance of deep lines and wrinkles, Dodt recommends neroli, lavender and rosemary mixed with frankincense, fennel and lemon.
Last Updated: Jan 10, 2014, by, julia Michelle, pink flower petals surround an essential oil bottle. Photo Credit miss_j/iStock/Getty Images, during aging, skin thins and becomes less elastic and prone to fine lines, creases and sagging. Dried lavendar in a scoop next to an essential oil bottle. Photo Credit, monika Wisniewska/iStock/Getty Images, for skin with advanced signs of aging, such as with those over 50 or with extensive sun damage, Worwood recommends a blend of geranium, rose and violet leaf with lavender, galbanum and myrrh. However, these people may benefit from a preventive blend of neroli, lavender and fennel oils, combined with geranium, German chamomile and carrot. According to Colleen K. Dodt, author of The Essential Oils Book, these oils prevent premature aging and maintain the skins natural elasticity. She recommends starting a skin care regimen when young, to keep the skin firm. Always mix essential oils with a base oil, such as vitamin E, and avoid applying the oils in the delicate area around the eyes.