Essential Oils are loved by many. It is used for different things like massage, cleaning, diffusion, and air purification. They are often mixed with carrier oils like coconut oil and almond oil before use.
But getting essential oil in your eye can be a very uncomfortable experience.
If you just got essential oil in your eyes, immediately flush your eyes with cool water. Run your eyes under the tap for as long as possible. If necessary, call for medical help.
Yet, for all the benefits they provide, the wrong use of essential oils can cause discomfort and even an intense burning sensation.
This is why aromatherapists warn against using them alone without first mixing them with a carrier oil. They also advise against swallowing these oils, and practicing care with their use.
Wrongful use can lead to pains, burns, and intense irritation. But what do you do when essential oil accidentally enters your eyes? What steps do you take to prevent the essential oil from spreading and causing you pain?
We’ll discuss all that below!…