Many pieces of researches have proven the potency of essential oils for many purposes, including health and beauty. Below are our top 6 essential oils to spice up your natural hair care regimen.
Lavender: Promotes hair growth and has antimicrobial properties making it a great choice to keep the scalp healthy. Lavender essential oil is even said to prevent/reduce head slice.
Tee tree: It helps unclog the pores in the scalp, which in turn allows hair growth. It is also a good treatment for dandruff.
Geranium: Known for its scent geranium oil is a good option for hair growth. This oil helps to strengthen hair and regulate the production of sebum.
Peppermint: Used in many products, peppermint essential oil helps with itching. It enables to keep the scalp healthy by regulating the build-up on the scalp.
Rosemary: This essential oil stimulates blood circulation which in turn promotes hair growth.
Ylang Ylang: this plant is perfect for those suffering from dry scalp. It enables to increase sebum production and avoid breakage.
Please remember that it is advised to dilute your essential oils with carrier oils to avoid irritation.
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