For many years, people have used essential oils for hair care due to their moisturizing, soothing, and enriching properties. If you are looking for the best oils for hair, check out some of our favorites that will keep your luscious locks in good condition all year long.
Here are the benefits of some essential and carrier oils:
Almond oil soothes and moisturizes the scalp.
Cedarwood oil stimulates the scalp and promotes hair growth.
Chamomile oil adds shine and softness to hair, and soothes the scalp.
Clary sage oil promotes hair growth and stimulates the scalp.
Coconut oil softens hair and increases shine.
Geranium oil strengthens hair.
Jojoba oil moisturizes the hair, adds nutrients, and stimulates the scalp.
Lavender oil deep conditions the hair, keeps it shiny, and helps control dandruff.
Moroccan argan oil moisturizes, nourishes, and provides antioxidants to hair.
Rosemary oil stimulates the roots, improves hair growth, and increases circulation in the scalp.
Sandalwood oil helps with dry ends, and adds fragrance to the hair.
So, how do you use it? Great question!
You only need a few drops of an essential oil. You can mix one or more types in a shampoo or conditioner. Or mix the drops into 2 ounces of a carrier oil.
Be aware that if you put some essential oils directly to your scalp, they may cause irritation. Read label for how to dilute oils and never use more than the recommended amount. Essential oils can help you improve the health of your hair with very little risk of side effects at an affordable price point. They’re also easy to use.
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