Hair oiling is an age-old haircare ritual. Not just Ayurvedic texts, but a range of ancient traditions from around the world, are replete with the benefits of oiling hair. The oil acts as a replenishing agent that hydrates the scalp and provides deep moisturization. A good oil massage increases blood circulation leading to good hair growth. The Earth Collective Hair oils are enriched with essential oils extracted from hair rejuvenating ingredients. Essential oils help combat hair issues such as dryness, hair fall and dandruff. If you want to bring back vitality and bounce to hair, make it a ritual to massage your hair thoroughly with hair oils infused with the goodness of essential oils.
Benefits of oiling hair
- Keeps the scalp hydrated: Massaging the scalp with hair oil prevents dehydration and itchiness of the scalp.
- Hydrates your hair: Oiling hair gives deep nourishment.
- Prevents dandruff: Since dandruff is caused by bacterial overgrowth, coconut oil can help in reducing dandruff.
- Avoids premature greying: Massaging the scalp with oil helps in the proper regulation of blood in the scalp and prevents the premature graying of hair.
- Prevents hair fall: Oiling hair frequently helps in making hair strong from the roots and prevents hair fall.
As a hair specialist, we share with you some of the essential oils that can improve hair quality and target hair concerns:
Almond oil: Almond oil is one of the most recommended hair for hair. The Earth Collective Almond Oil enhances the shine of the hair by deeply moisturizing it. Almond oil helps in:
> Get rid of dead cells: Massaging the scalp with almond oil helps in loosening the grip of the dead cells from the scalp keeping the scalp clean.
> Hydrate the scalp: Almond oil also helps in preventing and treating dry scalp conditions.
> Softer hair: Almond oil improves the texture of the hair making it less prone to damage and softer to touch. Our Almond Oil also contains the goodness of Triphala and Nagarmotha that help in enhancing the natural shine of the hair.
Brahmi oil: Brahmi is a herb used in Ayurveda to strengthen scalp tissues and nourish hair follicles.
> Prevents hair fall: Brahmi is known for preventing hair fall and regeneration of the scalp tissues. The Earth Collective Anti-hair fall Oil contains Brahmi oil along with Bhringraj and Rosemary. They together work to stimulate hair follicles and promote hair growth.
> Gives a soothing effect: Brahmi oil has a very soothing effect on the scalp. It strengthens scalp tissues and nourishes hair follicles
Coconut oil: As per a study published in International Journal of Trichology, coconut oil helps in treating hair damage. Rich in antioxidants, coconut oil is known for having antifungal and antibacterial properties. The Earth Collective coconut oil is infused with the goodness of Bhringraj and Hibiscus oil to improve scalp health. Our coconut oil also helps in:
> Supporting hair growth
> Making hair soft and shiny
Fenugreek oil: Fenugreek oil is known for its antimicrobial properties making it ideal for those who are struggling with dandruff. The Earth Collective Anti-Dandruff Oil contains the goodness of fenugreek, grapeseed, and sunflower. Our oil is ideal for tackling hair issues such as:
> Dandruff: The anti-inflammatory effects of fenugreek oil helps to ward off infections.
> Scalp dryness: Our oil help relieves scalp dryness and itchiness.
Shikakai oil: Shikakai is known as the “hair fruit” of India. It has micronutrients that nourish the scalp. The Earth Collective Shikakai Oil helps in reducing hair breakage and regain lustrous and thick hair. Besides, Shikakai, our hair oil is packed with the goodness of Sesame and Brahmi.
Follow these hair oiling steps for best results:
> Apply oil on your scalp and massage with fingertips using a circular motion.
>Keep it on overnight.
> Wash hair the next day.
Now that you know how good essential oils are for your hair, do not forget to add them to your hair care routine!