The use of carrier oils is gaining popularity due to its natural remedy for skin and health purposes. Carrier oils “carry” essential oils to the body and skin. It’s a great way to drive moisture, reaping the benefits of vitamins rapidly. Carrier oils are great base oils to dilute concentrated essential oils (lavender, peppermint, lemongrass, etc.) Applying essential oils directly to the skin can cause painful irritations such as blisters, especially after prolong sun exposure and tanning beds. What are the best carrier oils? Carrier oils varies in function. I recommend these due its non-comedogenic properties, or doesn’t clog pores. We’ll discuss that later. Jojoba: Mimics the natural oils.