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Star Anise Anti-Aging Serum

Want to keep wrinkles at bay? Try this DIY anti-aging serum using star anise. It's DIY beauty at its finest.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time1 hr 30 mins
Total Time1 hr 40 mins
Course: Skincare Recipes
Keyword: benefits of star anise for skin, star anise for wrinkles


  • 2 tbs jojoba oil
  • 2 tsp vitamin E
  • 1 1/2 tbs rosehip seed essential oil
  • 1 handful star anise pods
  • 2 drops frankincense essential oil
  • 2 drops lavender essential oil


  • Heat two cups of water in a pot until boiling. Turn on low. 
  • Put jojoba, vitamin E, rosehip seed oils and star anise pods in a glass jar and place the jar in the pot of water. Let it sit in water for 2 – 4 hours or longer (the longer the better), allowing the star anise to infuse into the oils.
  • Let cool then add remaining essential oils. Stir gently to mix and transfer to small bottle or container for daily use.