Can you rub essential oils on your skin?

6 Answers

Relevance
  • 1 month ago

    Dilute them first as some can be irritating or cause severe burns.  

  • Lili
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Yes, though some can be irritating.  I rub lavender oil on my skin, and it doesn't cause any problems, but something like peppermint oil might well do so.

    And tea tree oil can burn.

  • Cammie
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Make sure you know the safety rules regarding EO's and mix with a carrier oil.Do not use neat.

  • ?
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    who even says you can't

  • How do you think about the answers? You can sign in to vote the answer.
  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Yes, you can.   

  • God
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    You can rub motor oil on your skin if you want.

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.