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Homemade Face Serum Recipe
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Basic Homemade Natural Face Serum Recipe

Author: Stephanie Gerber


  • 1 tbsp carrier oil
  • 1 tbsp another carrier oil or other liquid ingredient
  • 6-9 drops essential oils


  • Use a funnel to pour the ingredients into a small bottle with a dropper lid.
  • Shake well before each use and apply to a clean, damp face.


Facial skincare recipes typically use a 1% dilution of essential oil, which is 6–9 drops of essential oil per ounce (2 tablespoons) of carrier oil.
6 Facial Serum Formulations
1. Scarring/discoloration
2. Sensitive skin
3. Aging/Mature skin
4. Dry skin
5. Acne-prone skin
6. Oily skin