Essential oils for hair
Essential oils for hair have long been used as a therapeutic and preventive tool. Anyone can pick up a suitable variant compounds. However, the effect of treatment oils were correct, you first need to find out the cause of a problem.
If dandruff can help tea tree oil, rosemary, eucalyptus, grapefruit (recommended for oily dandruff), lavender, geranium (for dandruff dry scalp).
Some essential oils are very effective at loss, as it stimulates hair growth. It is essential oil petitgrain, Bay, rosemary, calamus, verbena, ylang-ylang, cedar, tea tree, pine, rosewood, mint, coriander, cypress, frankincense.
With oily scalp you can use lemon oil, tea tree, peppermint, eucalyptus, cedar, bergamot, verbena, ginger, sage, cypress, pine, kayaputa, clove, lemon balm, juniper, geranium, citronella.
For dry hair – essential oils of palmarosa, orange, sandalwood, ylang-ylang, lavender, frankincense, myrrh, tangerine, chamomile, rosewood, patchouli.
For damaged hair suitable essential oils of rosewood, sandalwood, geranium, orange, lavender.
If the ends of your hair: geranium, vetiver, sandalwood, ylang-ylang, chamomile, rosewood.
When the hair is weakened, can often help essential oils that strengthen the hair roots.
One of the universal essential oils – ylang-ylang (has a pleasant smell and leaves the hair light fragrance) that makes hair smooth and manageable.
Essential oil of tea tree is very helpful. It is used in dandruff, hair fall and oily scalp, and when impure skin. This oil is easy to apply in everyday life, as it doesn’t burn.
To make your hair grow better, you can use rosemary oil, after which the hair is clean and light. This oil is stimulates hair growth.
In addition to using oils in their pure form, they are no less effective in mixtures. For example, ylang-ylang, petigrain and rosemary go perfectly with essential oils of rosewood, tea tree with geranium and rosemary and palmarosa – with citrus essential oils. However, when using mixtures, it is necessary to understand how these essential oils interact.
Oil mask is suitable for any hair problems, but if you use aromamassage or enrichment of cosmetic products can be used with esters, which affect the trunk of the hair.
Hair mask with fatty oils. To add to the mask a few drops of essential oil – 10-15 drops or more in the amount to 4 tablespoons of base. Keep in mind that starting such procedures is recommended with smaller doses to determine the influence of oil on the body. To strengthen the hair essential oils, you need to add to the mix for additional ingredients – honey, brandy, egg yolk, lemon juice, Apple cider vinegar, aloe juice. As a base you can use clay, colorless henna.
Some tips about masks with essential oils. First, if you do this procedure from hair loss or to stimulate growth, you need to pay attention to the roots, but when dry or split ends all over your hair, especially the ends.
Secondly, specific restrictions regarding the duration of the procedure, but should begin with short periods (no more than 40 minutes). If there is no time, hair can feed, adding a mask or balm 10-20 drops of essential oil (mix well and apply on clean hair).
Aromamassage is a simple procedure: the wooden comb or brush with natural bristles you need to apply a few drops of essential oil and comb the hair.
And remember, despite the harmlessness of essential oils before using them you should learn the safety measures to avoid burns and skin allergies.