How to make hydrophilic oil for washing
The proper skin purification is one of the most important factors of facial skin health. The purification must be thorough and deep, but gentle, tender, useful and agreeable at the same time. You can achieve it all using hydrophilic oil for washing. When interacting with water, it transforms into extremely tender milk that perfectly removes the remains of cosmetics and dirt.
- Sweet almond oil – 2.12 oz (60 g)
- Laurel oil – 0.71 oz (20 g)
- Meadowfoam oil – 0.35 oz (10 g)
- Polysorbate-80 – 0.35 oz (10 g)
If kept in the fridge the laurel oil has hard grainy structure. It contains up to 5-10% of essential oil, that is why the laurel oil has so powerful antiseptic, refreshing and purifying characteristics.This oil excellently nourishes and moistens the skin, it favors the renewal of hydro-lipid barrier and it removes the acnes.
The laurel oil becomes liquid at the room temperature, so, there is no need to heat it before using, you should just get it out of the fridge beforehand.
Weigh the oils. The sweet almond oil nourishes, softens and moistens the skin. Because if being refined, it is used in preparation of any cosmetics, including the child ones. It favors the complexion improvement, the increase of skin elasticity, it has exceptional sliding characteristics making it easier to spread the whole oily mixture over the facial skin. The meadowfoam oil is a unique oil that is even more steady than the famous jojoba oil. If you add just a small quantity of meadowfoam oil in the oily mixture, you will get the term of storage a considerably increased. Moreover, the meadowfoam oil has significant cosmetic characteristics – antioxidant, regenerating and sebo-regulating, it increases the skin elasticity and resiliency.
Add the laurel oil to the almond and meadowfoam oils.
Add the Polysorbate-80 emulsifier to the oils. If dissolved in oils, contacting the water it forms a light emulsion, delicately purifying the skin from dirt and make-up. The Polysorbate-80 is suitable for cosmetics designed even for the sensitive skin care.
Mix all up, you will get homogeneous green mixture in which you can see small weighed particles (from the laurel oil).
Pour the hydrophilic oil into a clean bottle. Spread a small quantity of oil over your face by massaging movements. Wash it off with warm water and you will get clean, healthy and moistened facial skin.
- The composition of hydrophilic oil doesn’t include water phase, so, you don’t need to add the preservative.
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