Essential Oils: Help For Hair Problems

The hair on our heads, although beautiful, is dead. Some of us have hair that naturally looks vibrant and alive, others of us have hair that needs to be raised from the dead, due to stress, bad diet or medications. Here is some essential oil help for your specific hair needs.

Dry Hair – Almond Oil, Olive Oil. For some home remedies –

Hair Loss – Aloe, Birch, Chamomile, Horsetail, Nettles, Rosemary, Stinging Nettle, Marigold to name a few.

Hair Loss Tonic:

  • 10 Drops of Rosemary
  • 10 Drops of Lavender
  • 5 Drops of Basil
  • 4 Ounces of Jojoba Oil

This blend will help stimulate growth and give your hair a nice shine. Blend well in a dark bottle and massage a few drops into your scalp at night.

Split EndsOlive Oil

Oily Hair – Peppermint Oil, Lavender Oil, Aloe Vera Gel, Basil, Tea Tree, Lemon. Pioneer Thinking has a Oily Hair Recipe.

Frizzy or Naturally Curly Hair – Jojoba oil, Emu oil, Rosemary oil, Burdock Root, Peanut Oil, Lavender.

Dandruff – Tea Tree Oil, Rosemary, Sage. Natural-Home Remedies for Dandruff.

Fine Hair – Rose Oil

A great conditioner for dark or light hair:

  • 1 TBSP Lanolin
  • 1 TBSP Glycerin
  • 1 TBSP Almond Oil
  • 3 Drops Rosemary(for dark hair) or Chamomile(for light hair)
  • 1 Egg

An easy way to personalize your shampoo is to add a few drops of the essential oil of your choice, for your hair type, into your existing shampoo. For other great essential oil recipes for hair, has a great list.

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