- 1/3 cup of Basil (fresh leaves)
- 1 teaspoon of Jojoba oil
- 1 1/2 teaspoons of Emulsifying wax
- 2 teaspoons of Shea butter
- 10 drops of Tea tree essential oil
- 1/3 cup of Witch hazel water
Updated: Oct 27, 2020
Many people have never heard of the benefits of using basil for acne treatment. Indeed, this beloved culinary herb has potent antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that are invaluable in fighting acne. Witch hazel, on the other hand, offers cleansing effects that can help combat skin discoloration, leaving it looking even and healthy. At last, the essential oils derived from tea tree help gently exfoliate dead cells and unclog pores, while soothing irritated and itchy skin.
If you are searching for an even simpler homemade face cream, this shea peppermint acne cream might be a good fit!