Essential Oils

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Essential Oils


essential oils for natural hair care

Essential oils are the highly concentrated, volatile, aromatic essences of plants. It is non-oily and highly fragrant which is extracted from a plant and evaporates quickly.

 

Popular Essential Oils For The Hair:

  • Basil: Promotes hair growth.
  • Cedarwood: Antiseptic, astringent, tonic reduces the production of sebum, normalizes both dry and oily skin and hair, stimulates the scalp and hair follicles; used in hair care to treat dandruff and hair loss.
  • Chamomile: Conditions the hair, helps withy making sheen.
  • Eucalyptus: A powerful antiseptic, helps to get rid of dandruff.
  • Jasmine: Used mostly for the scent.
  • Lavender: Scalp treatment for itchiness, dandruff, and for the smell.
  • Lemon: Refresh invigorate, improve elasticity, helps to cleanse the scalp.
  • Lemongrass: Useful for oily hair, help to slow down scalp oil production.
  • Myrrh: Can be used for dry hair, scalp & dandruff.
  • Orange: Balances the production of sebum.
  • Patchouli: Dandruff treatment for oily hair.
  • Rose Oil:Soothes scalp and smells great.
  • Rosemary Oil: Promotes hair growth & Dandruff treatment – DO NOT USE IF YOU’RE PREGNANT!
  • Tea tree: Treatment for dry scalp, oily hair, dandruff, and underactive sebaceous glands.
  • Sandalwood: An antiseptic, astringent, anti-inflammatory; good for dry scalp.
  • Ylang-ylang: A soothing antiseptic, helps to control the production of sebum and stimulates hair growth.


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