Things to consider when using natural oils

The use of natural oils as a cure-all is increasing day by day. No matter how healing they are, they can cause some health problems if not used properly. Therefore, there are a few things to keep in mind while using these oils which are a miracle of nature;

Drawings of different types of essential oils
  1. Since essential oils are powerful substances, be sure to use them diluted. You can mix natural oils with a carrier oil to dilute or, if you are applying it to your skin, add 1-2 drops to your moisturizer.
  2. Make sure you are not allergic to the raw material of the oil. To avoid allergic reactions, you can do an allergy test and choose your oil accordingly.
  3. Apply oil or oil blends to the inside of the elbow first as a test and wait 24/48 hours. Make sure your skin is not irritated, especially if you have sensitive skin.
  4. Avoid contact with eyes, if possible rinse with plenty of water and if necessary call a doctor.
  5. Consult a specialist before use in infants and children under 6 years of age.