Recipe: Oil for damaged, overheated skin

Recette : Huile peau abimée échauffée

Essential oil is THE solution to all types of skin burns caused by embers, sun or friction.

But which essential oil for burns to use? Focus on lavender aspic essential oil, to be dosed according to the desired intensity. We will explain everything to you !

Essential oil and burns: what are the benefits?

Lavender essential oil , and more specifically lavender aspic essential oil , is a valuable remedy for relieving burns, whether caused by the sun, heat, or even mild skin burns.

Its use is renowned for its soothing, healing and analgesic properties.

In the event of a burn, it is essential to respond quickly to minimize pain and promote healing.

You can apply a few drops of this lavender aspic burn essential oil directly to the burned area, but it is best to dilute it in a mild carrier oil, such as sweet almond or St. John's wort oil, to avoid irritation. skin.

St. John's Wort essential oil is also known for its healing and anti-inflammatory properties, making it a good choice for skin burns. In addition to topical application, burn essential oil can also be used diffused to create a calming atmosphere and help relieve the pain caused by burns. Be sure to seek medical attention for severe or extensive burns, as they may require immediate medical attention.

In summary, spike lavender essential oil is an effective natural remedy for relieving pain, promoting epidermal repair and soothing the skin in cases of burns.

Its correct and timely use can contribute to faster healing and pain relief. However, remember that serious burns require professional medical intervention!

Burn: create your own DIY using essential oils

Essential oil for burns: how to use it?

After cooling the burn with cold water, apply 3 drops of pure Aspic Lavender Essential Oil to the wound every 10 minutes for 2 hours.

Then apply 3 to 4 drops of the above mixture locally, 3 to 4 times a day until improvement.

Routes of administration and precautions for use :

  • Cutaneous Voie cutanée
  • Prohibited for pregnant women Interdit aux femmes enceintes
  • Suitable for children over 6 years old Age

Your DIY synergy made from Essential Oil and a Vegetable Oil can be stored for 3 months, in a dry place and protected from light.

How do I make my mixture?

Pour the drops of essential oils and vegetable oils, always starting with the smallest quantity. Tilt your bottle at 45° to be able to count the number of drops easily.

Special precaution : St. John's Wort Vegetable Oil is photosensitizing. You should therefore avoid exposing yourself to the sun for 24 hours following application. On vacation, systematically replace this vegetable oil with Calendula oil to avoid any risk. In the case of a burn, remember that scar and sun do not go well together. We do not recommend exposing recent scars to the sun to avoid marks.

Point of attention:

Before starting your preparation, please consult our recommendations concerning good manufacturing practices and precautions for use via our dedicated article: Good DIY practices


Ingredients: Hypericum perforatum extract, Lavandula spica flower oil, Tocopherol, Linalool*, Limonene*, Citral*, Geraniol*, Coumarin* - *Substance naturally present in essential oils.

Any opinion, reflection and advice given can in no way replace a consultation with a doctor or therapist who it is your responsibility to contact for your follow-up.