the use of oils for hair


  • Forms of oils for hair growth
  • Essential oils for hair
  • What to choose

Long, shiny, well-groomed hair is a common sign of beauty and health. This explains the popularity of funds for their growth. But the thing: growth - a factor that is determined genetically, ie it can not be changed. But they do not grow as fast as possible. A huge number of negative factors adversely affect our head of hair (damaged follicles and scalp, overall health, and so forth.).

An excellent means to eliminate these negative factors are the special, including essential oils for hair growth.

Natural natural oils are no longer used for thousands of years for the purpose of hair care products in different regions of the globe. There are facts of their use in cosmetic purposes in ancient Egypt, ancient Greece, ancient China, and so forth. The secret of this popularity lies in the fact that these natural remedies - a real storehouse of vitamins, nutrients, minerals. They help to revitalize, strengthen, strengthen hair structure, make the curls more brilliant and, of course, to enhance their growth.

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Forms of oils for hair growth

Castor oil

Castor oil is a record in the frequency of use as a growth promoter. It is used, inter alia, to take care of eyebrows and eyelashes. Castor oil is rich in vitamins A and E, linoleic, stearic, oleic and other acids. It is well absorbed and does not form an oily film when dry. It is recommended to choose it in the event that, in addition to the revitalization of growth, you want to get rid of dandruff.

Recipe application:

  1. Heat the oil in a water bath (up to a temperature of 35-40 degrees).
  2. Hair split into strands.
  3. Thoroughly rub into the roots of the means, with the help of a comb spread it throughout their length.
  4. Wrap head wrap, then wrap a towel.
  5. An hour later, thoroughly rinse your hair with shampoo.
  6. Repeat 3-4 times a week.
  7. Enjoy and surprises with its luxurious head of hair.

Burr oil

- Contains large amounts of protein, vitamins and minerals, so that strengthens and revitalizes hair, helps get rid of dandruff. In addition, it enhances the circulation of the scalp, thereby stimulates hair growth. Select this, if in addition to promoting growth, you also need to improve their appearance, to make stronger and shiny.

Mode of application:

  1. Oil heat in a water bath.
  2. With the help of a comb (not a brush), apply to wet hair, carefully rub into the roots. We perform this procedure with extreme care, since wet hair is very vulnerable.
  3. Wrap the hair and wrap a towel.
  4. After 1-1, 5:00, wash your hair with shampoo.
  5. Repeat 1-2 times a week (course duration - 1, 5-2 months).

Almond oil

- Very rich in vitamins A, B, E, minerals and organic acids. Due to its unique composition, this means not only perfectly accelerates hair growth, but also makes them more durable and elastic, normalizes the sebaceous glands. It is perfectly absorbed without leaving an unpleasant film. If you have oily hair, it is a tool for you.

It is used in pure form as follows:

  1. A few drops of oil to rub into the scalp, then spread it over the entire length.
  2. Leave the vehicle for a few minutes.
  3. Wash your hair with shampoo.
  4. Use every possible before washing the head.

Olive oil

One of the most familiar and accessible to us oils. It is characterized by a very high content of oleic acid. For its unique properties in ancient Greece called olive oil "liquid gold" or "blood of the earth." It is very well absorbed and well absorbed by the body, provides a rapid growth due to the active humidification of both the hair and scalp. Olive oil is particularly recommended for people whose skin is prone to irritation and flaking. For this purpose, it is not advisable to buy in grocery stores, pharmacies or specialized eco-stores.

Use olive oil as a mask for hair growth is very simple:

  1. A few drops of room temperature, rub into the scalp and spread over the entire length of hair.
  2. Head wrap and wrap a towel.
  3. Wash off with shampoo after 1, 5-2 hours.

Linseed oil

- Its main beneficial properties are due to the rich content of unsaturated fatty acids (aka vitamins F). They provide improved cellular metabolism, which in turn leads to increased hair growth, improvement of the scalp. To enhance the effect trichologists recommend combining the topical application of linseed oil with the inside (in standard form or in the form of capsules). Especially recommended this oil to pregnant women.

To achieve the desired effect of linseed oil must be used as follows:

  1. A few drops of massage movements rub into the scalp and spread over the entire length of hair.
  2. Cover with foil and warm towel.
  3. After 1-1, 5 rinse with water.
  4. It is recommended to continue the course for 3 months (1 treatment per week).

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Essential oils for hair

In a separate group should be allocated essential oils for hair growth. They are not used in pure form, but adding 1-2 drops only to another facility. They enhance the effect of the latter to enhance hair growth, as well as providing a range of additional effects:

  • grapefruit - normalizes the secretion of sebaceous glands,
  • spruce - restores weakened, brittle, falling hair,
  • Rosemary - helps get rid of dandruff,
  • cedar - doing curls obedient, guarding against section
  • Lavender - well strengthens hair follicles,
  • Muscat - significantly strengthens the hair and makes them shine,
  • ylang-ylang oil - nourishes dry and brittle hair,
  • Frankincense oil - makes the hair softer, prevents their electrifying,
  • oil of sage - adds shine to your tresses.

Using these funds, bearing in mind their aromatic properties. After all, in addition to the positive effects on your hair, they also have an impact on your entire body and emotional state. That is why this group of oils overdoing it. Thus, for example, stimulates appetite grapefruit oil, frankincense oil soothes, nutmeg and vice versa, stimulates.

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What to choose

All of the oils in the article are generally recognized as an effective means to stimulate hair growth and revitalization. The choice in each case depends on several factors: your financial opportunities (burdock and castor oil - the most economical, almond - one of the most expensive), the reaction of your body (olive safest essential oils often cause allergies), as well as additional effects that you would like to achieve in the application of the selected funds.

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  • The composition and use of castor oil
  • Hair masks
  • For the strengthening and growth of hair
  • Hair loss and dandruff
  • If your hair is tired
  • It is easy to remove the castor oil from the hair?

Healthy and well-groomed hair decorate any woman. In today's world access to any means of hair care. Of course, entirely without cosmetics store can not do, but in order to make your hair was your pride, it is not necessary to spend money to make money and purchased expensive procedures in beauty salons. Choosing a folk remedy, you will significantly save money and get an opportunity to make the necessary masks in view of features of your hair.

One of the popular drugs used for treatment, strengthening and growth of hair is castor oil, castor oil referred to in common. In addition, it is sold in any drugstore and is quite inexpensive. Use the castor oil for hair is recommended doctors and hairdressers.
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The composition and use of castor oil

Get it from the castor bean. It is a poisonous plant, which is in the form of a tree native to India and Africa, as well as a bush - in Asia and Europe. In the manufacture of castor oil all toxic substances carefully filtered out and remain in the waste, so the castor oil is obtained absolutely secure.

The main component of the tool is ricinoleic acid. It affects the scalp, increasing blood flow, so the hair becomes stronger, healthier and thicker. In addition, castor oil composition comprises other acids: linoleic, stearic, oleic, palmitic. They contribute to giving curls silkiness, shine and gloss.

How valid castor oil on your hair? Penetrating into the hair follicle, the hair is saturated with oil components necessary substances and nourish it. Oil adheres flakes hair, smoothes it over the entire length, giving shine and luster, so it is indispensable for the restoration of stained and split ends. The use of castor oil has a positive effect on the scalp, it eliminates the flaking and dandruff, moisturizes dry skin.

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Hair masks

To improve hair castor oil can be used in pure form.

Before use, always make sure that you do not have an allergic reaction to it. Warm castor oil in a water bath to a comfortable temperature and apply on hair. It is in the warm state it possesses the useful properties. In addition, warm oil is not as thick and easier to apply. It is important to make sure that it is not overheated, or easy to burn yourself! Well saturate the roots and brush, apply the oil over the entire length.

After that, to enhance the effectiveness of the procedure put a special hat or plain plastic bag, and the top cover your head with a towel. Keep the mask should be on an hour, but not more than 2 hours, followed by thoroughly rinse your hair with shampoo. Castor oil has a specific, not very pleasant smell, but for the amazing results you can live with.

Castor oil can be used for hair and as a part of masks, adding different ingredients depending on the particular problem.   Masks should be done on a regular basis, 2-3 times per week, for a month or two. Only in this case we can see the improvement of the hair from root to tip. The use of castor oil as occasionally, from time to time will not give the desired effect.
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For the strengthening and growth of hair

To strengthen the normal or oily hair, take the mask of castor oil with the addition of yogurt. It would take half a cup of yogurt and 1 teaspoon of castor oil. In slightly heated in a water bath, add the yogurt butter, mix, apply. Cover your head with a cap (package) and a towel, leave for 1 hour, then rinse. The use of such a mask will not only strengthen the roots, but also help regulate the sebaceous glands. Firming properties and also has such a mask: to 30 ml of castor oil, add the egg yolk, lemon juice 10 ml and 10 ml honey, keep the mixture on the hair for at least an hour.

If your curls do not grow as quickly as you would like to step up their growth by using the following masks:

  1. Mix 4 tablespoons of castor oil and 4 tablespoons of onion juice. The resulting mixture rub the hair, cover your head and leave for 2 hours. If you add this mixture to the yolk, after washing the hair mask the odor will remain.
  2. Castor oil, add pepper tincture in a ratio of 1 to 1, lightly rub into the skin and leave a towel again for a couple of hours. In order to not burning scalp from the peppers in a mask you can add a small amount of hair balm. When using a mask 2 times a week for a month, you will notice that the hair began to grow much faster than before.
  3. Mix 1 tablespoon of castor oil, the same amount of olive oil and 1 egg yolk. Rub a mask from root to tip, cover with a towel and keep at least one hour. Olive oil is added to the mask it is not by chance: thanks to its content of vitamins A and E repairs damaged hair follicles.

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Hair loss and dandruff

How to use castor oil for hair loss? Its constituent ricinoleic acid is able to deal with a number of bacteria, viruses, fungi that cause hair loss. Therefore, the use of castor oil is the best prevention of hair loss. Hair Loss save a mixture of castor oil with cognac - these ingredients should be taken in equal amounts, add 1 egg yolk, apply on hair from root to tip, and hold about 30 minutes.

You suffer dandruff? This is a sign of unhealthy hair. It gives a sloppy, unkempt look of any hairstyle. Thanks all the same ricinoleic acid in the castor oil successfully fights dry dandruff. To it is necessary to add a tincture of marigold in a ratio of 1: 1. The mixture should be thoroughly rubbed into the scalp and leave no more than 20 minutes. This mask is to do a course of at least 10-15 times.

If you are concerned about this problem, as oily dandruff at an elevated sebum secretion of the scalp, instead of calendula tincture is to add lemon juice and aloe juice. If, however, after the course of treatments dandruff persists, you should consult a doctor-trihologu. Perhaps the reason for its occurrence lies much deeper, and some cosmetic procedures will not help.
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If your hair is tired

Revive your tired tresses help following recipes.

  1. The mineral water, add 10 ml of castor oil and 3-4 drops of ylang-ylang. The resulting mixture can be used as a spray.
  2. Very useful massage with the use of castor oil and lavender. On 2 tbsp. spoon of castor oil is necessary to 2 drops of lavender oil.
  3. Reducing the influence of the mask has a mixture of 3 tablespoons of castor oil and 1 tablespoon of warmed honey. Mask with honey should be kept on the head 40-50 minutes.

One of the signs of fatigue hair - it's split ends. They look messy and can spoil the appearance of the most beautiful hairstyles. To deal with this problem will also help the use of castor oil. It is only necessary to mix it with almond and equally applied to wet the tips, or 15 minutes to dry for 30 minutes before shampooing.

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It is easy to remove the castor oil from the hair?

Due to the fact that the ricinoleic acid is a major component of castor oil, is poorly soluble in water and poorly amenable to detergent, it is very difficult to wash from the hair. To facilitate this procedure, you need to know some of the secrets. Add any mask a few drops of rosemary oil or grape, or egg yolk. These oils also help relieve tension and improve overall health. Rinse off the mask only needs hot water, shampoo for oily hair, suitable for daily use.

Rinse your hair with shampoo to a few times, making small pauses that oil has had time to drain. You must have patience, and you will be sure to completely wash the hair. Most importantly, you can not use this procedure under ordinary soap, because it will help a little and also dry the scalp. After some time you washed your head, be sure to rinse your hair with water acidulated with lemon juice.

It is worth noting that, despite the magical effect, which gives castor oil for hair is not always possible to do a facial. Sometimes problems indicate that the body is not all right, and there are deeper reasons for the elimination of which must be treated to the appropriate specialist.

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