Beauty Care Budget Hacks: DIY Skin Care and Hair Care Items

Skin care and hair care products are some of the most expensive items in the market. Rightfully so, the best brands use specially formulated chemicals. This makes these products cost higher than any other products in the market. In this post, we will give you some ideas on how you can save up your budget and make your own skin care products. It is highly recommended using only organic products to prevent any damages caused by strong and harsh chemicals. The recipes below will mostly be using essential oils so get yourself familiarized with essential oils at Essential Oils Care page.

DIY beauty care recipe collection

Before applying any of these products on your skin make sure that you are not allergic to any of them. If you have a highly sensitive skin, it is best to rely on your dermatologist’s advice first. Here are some of the ideal beauty care recipes according to your beauty needs:


Cleansing is an important step in any skin care routine. This builds up the whole foundation of skin care and it also keeps any further damages from developing. In this step, you would only need two oils:

  • ¼ Castor oil
  • ¾ Olive oil

You can also add a few drops (maximum of 5 drops ) of rose oil for added cleansing and scent. Rose oil for face contains antiseptic properties that are perfect for treating impurities.


Always moisturize your skin after exfoliating or cleansing your skin. You can use the following ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp Coconut oil
  • 1 tbsp Jojoba oil
  • ½ tbsp shea butter
  • 2 drops of pomegranate seed oil

Heat the oils together in a microwave for 1 minute at low temperature.

Age defying

  • 5 drops of pomegranate seed oil
  • 10 drops of frankincense oil
  • 10 drops of vitamin e
  • 10 drops of lavender oil
  • ½ tbsp. jojoba oil

Combine the oils and vitamin e together and apply on your skin regularly.