Do you have a man in your life that enjoys using essential oils in his everyday life? Or maybe you know a guy who isn’t quite ready to jump in. Personal care recipes are a great way to introduce men to essential oils. Dive right into an oily lifestyle with the 6 Best Essential Oil Recipes for Men.
Most men like to smell nice and look well-groomed. From showering to shaving, and then cleansing and moisturizing, there are a lot of steps in a man’s grooming routine. My husband often takes longer to get ready than I do. To avoid harsh chemicals, he switched over to homemade essential oil recipes for his grooming needs.
My man is more likely to reach for a woodsy tree oil than a floral. His absolute favorite is Cedarwood. Some scents are floral and sweet but there are plenty of essential oils with rich, rugged aromas that men enjoy.
Best Essential Oils for Men
These essential oils were selected for their distinctive aromas, skin-soothing properties, and ability to improve men’s overall health. This is not an exhaustive list, but these are some of my husband’s favorites. Here are the best essential oils for men:
- Black Pepper
- Sacred Mountain
- Northern Lights Black Spruce
6 Best Essential Oil Recipes for Men
Homemade Conditioning Beard Oil
Beards don’t have to be wiry and unruly! This beard oil recipe uses nourishing carrier oils and essential oils to promote a healthy, neat, and well-groomed beard. Do something nice for a man in your life and make them a Homemade Conditioning Beard Oil.
Never buy store-bought cologne again! You can easily recreate some of your favorite masculine, brawny smells with essential oils. These 6 Recipes for Men’s Cologne were expertly crafted to appeal to men-folk.
The ingredients in this Natural Aftershave Recipe leave skin smoother, tighter, healthier. The scent is masculine without being overpowering. Use it immediately after shaving to soothe and refresh freshly shaved skin.
Men’s Body Wash
The scent of this Men’s Body Wash is invigorating and refreshing. The essential oils join together to provide a rich, aromatherapy experience right in your warm bath or shower. Enjoy one (or all) of these 7 homemade body wash recipes. So many options for smelling amazing!
Muscle Rub Cream
Whether your man is into fitness or working outside, muscle pain can get in the way. Tired, achy muscles need a little TLC from time to time. This Muscle Rub Cream recipe uses two powerhouse essential oils to bring much-needed relief to his muscles.
Shaving can irritate skin and leave it burning, itching, and dry. Using a quality shave gel can minimize these effects. This Shave Gel is formulated to be gentle and soothing. Comfort and protect delicate skin without using harsh chemicals.