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Essential Oils That are Safe for Hair and Scalp Use

The scalp produces natural oil or sebum. This sebum protects the hair follicles by forming a shield over them while hydrating the scalp.  However, daily hair washing, heated styling tools, dead cells, dust, and wind exposure can strip off the sebum. Regular hair treatments using products with harsh chemicals also contribute to loss of sebum. When there is not enough oil, your hair becomes frizzy and dry. The scalp becomes flaky and itchy. All these issues affect healthy hair growth. A poor diet also affects hair growth, producing thin and brittle hair.   What to do? Use essential oils. Essential oils are compounds from the leaves, stems, flowers, fruits, barks, or rinds of plants. Some come from certain herbs.  These...

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