5 Anti Aging Plants

Frankincense (Boswellia Carterii): A powerful astringent, meaning it helps protect the skin cells. It is used to help reduce acne, blemishes, the appearance of large pores and prevent wrinkles. It even helps to lift and tighten skin to slow the signs of aging. The oil can be used anywhere the skin becomes saggy, such as the neck and area under the eyes.

Myrrh (Commiphora Myrrha): A luxurious oil used for helping heal cuts, scars, and most importantly, skin toning. It can soothe chapped or cracked skin while helping to maintain healthy skin. Fun fact: Egyptians used Myrrh to prevent aging and maintain healthy skin.

Sandalwood (Santalum Album): A potent antioxidant which minimizes the appearance of lines and wrinkles caused by free radicals. It is known for its skin nourishment and protection qualities and was also used by many ancient civilizations.

Vanilla (Vanilla Planifola): A great source of B vitamins, Vanilla contains natural anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, which help maintain an even tone and protect the entire body against environmental stressors, such as cold and dry conditions, as well as sun exposure.

Coconut (Cocos Nucifera): Locks in hydration, while also providing a protective moisturizing barrier. Coconut helps soften and condition dry, rough skin, and because of it anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties can heal and soothe the skin, leaving it soft to the touch.

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