Dandelion can be used in cooking or as an ingredient for tea. Also, there is dandelion wine and dandelion jelly as well. This herb has healing properties as well, particularly against painful muscles and joints. Its calming characteristics, especially when mixed with lavender, is the ideal soothing stress-relieving blend. Today, we decided to present you one of the best recipes for dandelion oil.
Homemade Dandelion Oil
You will need:
A glass jar
A cheesecloth or coffee filter
Fill the glass container with dandelion flowers and then cover them completely with the olive oil. Then, remove any air bubbles with the help of a wooden utensil. Cover the container with the lid and attach it with a rubber band. Leave the jar in a sunny area for 14 days. Afterwards, strain the dandelion into another jar and close the jar. Keep it in a cool and dark area.
This oil is for topical use only. You can add it to different homemade beauty products or applied topically onto the skin. It is highly effective against sore and tense muscles, headaches, or you can use it as a natural balm to moisturize the skin.