Read fairy tales and you wonder: all the heroines out there - yes pyshnovolosye dlinnokosye beauty. One Goldilocks is worth something! Yes, and our barbarian beauty, long braid, too, do not miss! They knew, perhaps, our great-great secret: they had no new-fangled gels, masks and serums miracle. But they have in their arsenal of beauty popular for centuries proven tools. They knew, for example, what herbs to brew for rinsing or any useful oils can be used.
The best solution for us, exhausted ecology and chemistry advertised beauties - to follow the example of their predecessors. Simply say, want beautiful hair - using traditional recipes.
We offer you the story of how useful oil for hair can be used, and how to do it, to strengthen and improve their hair.
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The benefits of natural oils
Of course, heredity is not fooled. If you are given the nature of the hair is not very thick, it is nothing to contrive, and will not make hair more luxuriant. However, not all that bad - not even the best hair can look stunning when they are healthy, well-groomed and stacked in the right hairstyle. By the way, the number on the head will not increase, even with the most careful care, but look more volume they can. This effect is achieved, if your hair will be shiny and elastic. This will help the oil.
Hair - it's unique to mammalian skin formation. According to their structure, they look like a tree that has a trunk and root. Root hidden in the hair follicles, surrounded by tissues, blood vessels and glands. All together, this forms a hair bulb. But the "above-ground" part - we just visible hair shaft, the state of which depends largely on the power of the hair bulb and competent care for the scalp.
The hair root - a living substance, and serving on the part of the scalp is composed of dead cells - keratin. If we consider this part of the hair under the microscope, you can see what it looks like on a hollow shaft, the surface of which is composed of densely contiguous scales. Between the scales have a lubricant that affects the density of their fit and, ultimately, on the appearance of our hair. So, the use of oil lies precisely in the fact that they feed the root normalize the function of the sebaceous glands and improve the quality of the lubricant.
All this thanks to the proteins contained in the oils and vitamins, fats and fatty acids, and minerals. Which of them are the best and most useful? Definitely this question can not be answered. After all, in different regions of the beauties used various oils. In Russia - burdock and linseed, Greece and the Mediterranean - olive oil, in the East - almond and coconut oil. But today, all of these useful oils are available and are quite inexpensive. A You can buy them in almost any drugstore.
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The use of burdock oil
Burdock oil is considered to be a universal remedy for hair care. It contains tannins, which give hair elasticity, essential fatty acids, stimulates their growth, vitamins, minerals and protein. This tool can be called magic, its effect helps if the hair falls out, gets rid of dry skin and dandruff, relieves itching, strengthens the roots, normalizes metabolism, restores damaged hair. The systematic use of burdock oil stop hair awry and split at the tips. This means allergenic, so it is suitable for the care of children's hair.
Finished products burdock oil sold in every pharmacy, but the cook is a miracle tool can be their own. To do this, you need only to find a fresh burdock root and grind it on a grater or a knife. The finished weight must be filled with refined sunflower oil in a ratio of 1 to 10 and leave the mixture in a dark place for a couple of weeks. After this time, the infusion is filtered and used for the masks. If you prepare an infusion of olive or almond oil, then 1 part of burdock root is necessary to take 3 parts oil. The mixture is left to infuse for a day, then boil and filter.
Because of burdock oil make a hydrating mask. For this warm oil is rubbed into the scalp, wrap film and wrapped his head with a towel. Half an hour later the towel wrap and removed, the head is massaged, and the hair is combed, dispensing the mask over their entire length. After 10 minutes, the remaining oil can be washed off with warm water.
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Olive oil helps
Olive oil is very well absorbed by the skin of the head and does not clog pores. As other useful oil, it nourishes and strengthens hair and promotes their rapid growth. It is not only nutritious, but also moisturizing properties and that is why this tool is especially popular. It is usually not used in pure form, but consist of many nutrients and reinforcing masks. It is rich in vitamins A, D and E, it contains polyphenols and oleic acid indispensable.
Beauticians recommend to add this tool to any hydrating mask. If it is used as the mask, then only need to mix the oil and lemon juice or honey added to mask other flavor oils and applied to scalp for half an hour.
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Castor oil - strong and healthy
Castor oil (castor oil, castor oil), strengthens the hair, softens and nourishes the scalp and helps in controlling dandruff, but to use it as an independent means is not recommended. The fact that this oil contains increased amounts of ricinoleic acid having irritating properties. By the way, it is based on it and a laxative effect of castor oil. But a part of castor oil includes other useful acids oleic and linoleic.
Castor oil is recommended to be added to the composition of the nutrient, moisturizing and firming masks. Dosing of traditional masks: warm mass massage is applied to the scalp, left about half an hour, then wash off.
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Flaxseed oil is more than a mask!
Linseed oil is obtained from flax seeds. It is considered not only an effective cosmetic product but also has healing properties. Therefore, it is used in the treatment of seborrhea, and other diseases of the scalp. The unique properties of this oil is due to its composition of unsaturated fatty acids and vitamins A, E and F, and also vitamins of group B. With regular use of linseed oil normalizes the metabolism, restores lipid balance of the scalp, dandruff disappears, the hair grow faster and longer fall .
One of the great things about flaxseed oil - it is not only therapeutic effect when applied externally, but also in the use of the oil for food. It can be added to salads or cereals, or take one tablespoon before meals 2-3 times a day. And with a combination of external and internal exposure of linseed oil effect of its curative effect is increased by several times!
For external use it is rubbed into the scalp and applied to the hair on all their length, his head covered with a plastic film and wrapped with a towel. This compress hold for half an hour, then wash off with warm water. Similarly, a mask is applied and with the addition of linseed oil. Here are the most popular recipes for masks with linseed oil.
Used to care for dull and brittle hair. A mixture of 1 egg yolk and 1 tablespoon of flaxseed oil whip is applied to the scalp and hair and leave for 1 hour. For long hair increase the amount of ingredients, keeping the proportion of 1: 1.
Lemon yolk mask
This mask nourishes and strengthens hair. To prepare ground in bowl 2 egg yolks, and then add to it 1 tablespoon of flaxseed oil and 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice. The resulting mixture is rubbed into the scalp, applied to wet hair, her head covered with plastic wrap, wrapped a towel and leave for 30-60 minutes.
It nourishes and strengthens hair, stimulates their growth. For its preparation take 1 head onion, 1 tablespoon of flaxseed oil and 1 tablespoon of honey. The crushed into mush onion mixed with butter and honey and rub this mixture into your scalp. The head is covered with plastic wrap and wrapped a towel, leave the mask on for half an hour, then wash off with warm water.
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Another miracle cure - is coconut oil, which is obtained from the pulp of coconut. It coats the hair, forming a thin plenochku them and keeping nutrients in the hair. This means - original natural laminate which produces a protective layer on the hair and prevents the harmful effects of the environment, for example, ultraviolet rays.
By adding coconut oil to mask greatly increases the effect of beauty treatments. It also "works" protective function of coconut oil. Only in this case, the film of oil helps nutrients to linger long in the hair, preventing the leaching of these same substances. It nourishes and moisturizes the hair, prevents the leaching of protein eliminates dry hair and scalp, facilitates combing after washing and eliminates the problem of split ends. Therefore, beauticians recommend to add this tool not only nourishing and moisturizing mask, but in ordinary shampoos.
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Other useful oil
In addition to the most popular oils (burdock, linseed, castor, olive and coconut) for hair care can be used and other useful oil.
It is considered a natural stimulant of growth. It regulates fat metabolism, strengthens and nourishes the hair, prevents hair loss, and also acts as an antibiotic. It is added to various nutritional composition and reinforcing masks.
It nourishes the scalp, restores damaged hair, eliminates dryness and accelerates growth. It is used as an additive to nourishing and moisturizing mask.
It is rich in vitamins E, F, B2 and B3. It regulates the sebaceous glands, shine and elasticity of the hair, stimulates their growth. It is used as an additive in a variety of masks for hair care.
It is considered a sensitive and gentle means to care for damaged hair, has a softening and moisturizing effect. It is used as a component of nourishing masks, and as an independent agent for hair care.
It is often a part of all kinds of shampoos and conditioners. It has a protective, nourishing and moisturizing properties, softens the hair and makes them shine and refreshes the color. Since it does not leave a greasy, it can be used as a rinse conditioner and add nutrients to the various masks.
As you can see, all kinds of medicinal and nutritional oils for the care of your hair is not so little. Their useful properties help to cope with many problems, improve the appearance of hair, add hair health. Natural oils have long been used in folk cosmetics as an effective means of healing, and now are part of the different means of hair care products. If we follow the experience of our predecessors and apply oil to hair care, it is possible to significantly save on expensive drugs and factory facilities.
Beautiful and healthy hair can only be maintained with proper care. So do not give up on what nature gives us, and give preference to natural products
. Stay beautiful and always in spite of everything!