Who said that Essential Oils are just for your diffuser? A quick read on the back of your hair care products will show that a lot of them have Essential Oils. Some Essential Oils have amazing properties in them that make your hair shiny and also fight frizz. These are the essential oils you should be adding to your hair care routine:
Tea tree oils are amazing for your scalp. It will help with keeping pores clean, which helps hair growth, and will balance the pH. The first step to hair care is taking care of your scalp!
Lavender is mostly known for combating stress but it can also support hair growth by helping with circulation. Look for lavender scented products when shopping for hair care.
This essential oil comes from a tree in Indonesia. It is known for its antibacterial properties that help with scalp inflammation. Remember, a healthy scalp equals happy hair.
You may recognize this scent from your Grandpa’s cologne but this essential oil should be your ultimate go to. Patchouli is an antiseptic and astringent which helps prevent dandruff, stop oil production, and heal wounds that may be on your scalp.
This tingling essential oil is one of our favorites. Peppermint stimulates hair growth due to its menthol properties which increases blood circulation. You can apply peppermint oil directly onto your scalp! Beware of it’s tingling and cooling properties.
Cedarwood is in the same family as pine trees. This essential oil creates a stronger hair shaft and encourages circulation on your scalp. Use this Cedarwood oil if you’re looking for volume in your hair.
Chamomile isn’t just for tea anymore. This essential oil works best when repairing bleached hair. It also has soothing properties which can help with an irritated scalp.
Will you be adding essential oils to your beauty routine? Let us know in the comments below!