Easy DIY Beard Oil
diclosure: This year I am serving as a Brand Ambassador for the Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board which means I will be sharing the #ARSoyStory, all things Arkansas Soybeans as well as highlighting the partner restaurants for the #Kitchen|FieldsTableTour 2018. All opinions are my own.
Make your own easy DIY Beard Oil with natural ingredients.
Browsing through Sephora or Ulta the other day, I spotted beard oil in the hair care products. I glanced at the label and noticed the number one ingredient was soybean oil. That made sense to me because I recently discovered what a fantastic hair conditioning properties of soybean oil on my own hair…so why not use it to help soften scraggly beards…Right?
And did I mention this 2 ounce bottle was $24.99? This recipe is much less expensive and it’s easy and fun to make. And what a great gift for Father’s Day or those men in your life with facial hair.
All of the beard oil products contained petroleum products which I am not a fan of and can irritate skin. That is why I am sharing this Easy DIY Beard Oil with natural ingredients that soften hair leaving it shiny and smooth while moisturizing your skin underneath it all.
I added my favorite blend of four essential oils that I use daily because it smells fantastic and masculine. If essential oils are not your thing, then simply eliminate them from your recipe.
My essential oil choices are Frankincense, sandalwood or cedarwood, lavender
The gentlemen I know with facial hair have shared that a little beard oil goes a long way. Spray one or two pumps onto your hands and work the oil into your beard with your fingers making sure to distribute the oil all the way to your skin to moisturize the skin underneath all of that hair.
This nutrient rich formula is full of vitamin E to help eliminated itchy, flaky skin so use as needed.
Easy DIY Beard Oil
Ingredients added to a 2 oz spray bottle
- 1 1/2 ounces Soybean Oil
- 1/4 ounce fractionated coconut oil
- 5 drops frankincense essential oil
- 5 drops sandalwood or cedar wood essential oil
- 5 drops lavender oil
Shake well and use as needed.
Soybeans are used in food, cosmetics, skincare, and industrial products. It indeed is the miracle bean. Look for soybean oil vegetable oil.
Soybeans are the largest row crop in Arkansas. In 2016, 3.1 million acres of soybeans produced 146 million bushels of valued at $1.5 billion. And I see these beautiful beans grown right in my backyard.
I had no idea how effective Soybean oil to condition hair until I used it a couple of months ago. And it works for facial hair as well. I
When you use your Easy DIY Beard Oil, take a selfie and use the hashtag #ARSoyStory to share with Arkansas Soybean Producers how you are using their miracle bean.
Have you ever used soybean oil for your beard or hair? If you make it, let me know how you liked it.