The body lotions that we constantly use are not as great as they look. Most of the top-brand lotions contain many ingredients that can be extremely toxic and dangerous.

Have you heard about frankincense essential oil? Today we’re going to talk about frankincense essential oil’s astringent properties which can be of great help against skin problems.

The oil is produced by steam distillation of the resin of the Boswellia trees and has been called “The King Of Oil” thanks to its incredible effects on our health.

The oil is a powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer agent that has been thoroughly used in the past as a natural remedy against various ailments.

It is definitely one of the best and most beneficial essential oils for your health. Frankincense keeps the existing cells and tissues healthy and helps in healthy cell regeneration. It is significantly beneficial for the health of your skin.

As we already mentioned, the oil has anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and healing properties which work great against eczema, acne, stretch marks, scars and wrinkles.

Here’s how to prepare the oil for use:


15 drops of myrrh and frankincense oil each

¼ cup Beeswax

¼ cup olive oil

¼ cup coconut oil

¼ cup shea butter

2 tablespoons of vitamin E


Mix the olive and coconut oil, shea butter and beeswax in a bowl, then cook them on low heat and put the mixture in the fridge until it turns solid.

Beat it with a hand mixer next, then add the essential oils and vitamin E. Rub the cream on the affected areas of your skin every day to reduce the signs of aging.