We are constantly exposed to different stressors ie. smoke, sweat, weird odors, etc., that can be easily trapped in hair. And it is not always that you get the chance to wash your hair everyday or you get lazy at night and just want to head to sleep. So what can we do?
Well, there are always commercialized hair fragrances at your favorite beauty store OR you can opt for a more economical and healthier alternative, making your own perfume.
By making your own fragrance, you can pick exactly which types of scents you want to mix, either it be fruity, exotic, or with a nice clean floral scent. Homemade fragrances are always better because you’ll know exactly what’s inside the potion, and most importantly it will be ALCOHOL FREE!
Essential oils are the essence of plants that have a number of medicinal properties. There are essential oils for treating specific hair problems like dandruff, scalp inflammation or hair loss. They can improve blood circulation in the scalp and promote hair growth by stimulating the hair follicles. *Note when using essential oils, be sure to dilute it with a bit of purified water, shake well before use.
Tahitian Monio Oil
Monoi oil is an excellent natural product that can be used for skin and hair care. It is an infused perfume-oil made from soaking Tahitian flower petals in coconut water. This type of oil is known to make hair grow stronger, softer, shinier, and protect hair from harmful sun rays. It also provides a hint of Vitamin E and antioxidants to moisturize and deeply repair.
(Not recommended for Oily Hair)
Lavender is a very popular scent used at spas for its aroma. It does not only deliver a relaxing scent but it can also effective help promote hair growth and thicken hair follicles. Other abilities that lavender has is it antimicrobial properties and ability to soothe scalp and heal dry skin and hair.
This floral essential oil contains aphrodisiac properties and a strong distinctive aroma, it may be recommended to mix with other essential oils like lavender and lemon oil to balance it out. This essential oil has been used to treat thinning hair and stimulate healthy hair growth by producing natural sebum in skin glands to nourish dry, damaged hair.
This floral essential oil not only smells fantastic, it also helps add shine and softness to hair while soothing your scalp. It also contains ani-inflammatory properties to relieve itchy and scaly scalp as a result of dermatitis, psoriasis or dandruff.
Lemongrass contains healing properties such as anti-viral and anti-fungal properties that works as a cleanser to scalp and deodorizer. While at the same time soothe and strengthen hair follicles and reduce dandruff. Some say that lemongrass may even be used as a bug repellent and relieve headaches too!
Rosemary is one of the top essential oils for hair thickness and growth, widely known to help fight against balding by stimulating hair follicles. It can also help treat both dry, dull hair as well as overly oily hair. Used to treat dandruff, scalp itchiness, and help prevent split ends.
Instead of using commercialized hair care products that contain harmful and even cancer-causing chemicals, essential oils for hair are all-natural and just as effective.
Essential oils for hair can help boost the health of your hair in several ways, whether you want to thicken your hair, add shine, hydrate your scalp, treat dandruff or fragrance your hair naturally.
Simply combine your favorite oil with a carrier oil and massage the mixture into your scalp. Allow oil treatment to stay on for at least an hour before rinsing off thoroughly.
If you want to style and fragrant hair at the same time, Delegant’s Hairstyling Collection may be helpful to you. All you need to do is fill up the essential oil mixture into the container provided in the set, attach the container onto the machine, turn on the steam function, and start styling! As easy as that.
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