This lubricates skin and hair, giving another benefit to your locks: prevention of split ends and damage. On a side note, mixing Ylang Ylang with coconut oil and apple cider vinegar can aid in getting rid of head lice. Teresa G. on Ylang Ylang: “Working really well for me.”
is another great essential oil that promotes a healthy scalp. It moisturizes existing hair follicles, which helps prevent and treat hair loss. Frankincense
cleanses the scalp and like Rosemary, increases blood circulation to the scalp. This strengthens hair follicles and stimulates hair growth.
has anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties that help get rid of scalp infections, along with other skin conditions. Stacey E. is a fan of Frankincense
: “I first got this for my hair. I was using different products and nothing ever worked or made my hair really stiff. It's amazing. I mix 2 drops with my base and my conditioner and spritz after I towel dry my hair...when I wake up my curls are just soft and pretty instead of hard and unruly. I have compliments on my hair now instead of criticism.”