Peppermint oil: benefits for your hair
Peppermint essential oil is often used in cosmetology and hair care procedures. It’s used in the treatment of excessive sebum production. Thus, you have oily hair or dandruff, then you should try using this magical oil! In general, peppermint essential oil for hair can help solve several natural hair problems.
Peppermint oil has various properties: antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, tonic, stimulating, moisturizing, and refreshing. These are not all the properties of peppermint oil, but thanks to them such an oil has become widely used in cosmetology. Peppermint oil perfectly works on hair and hair follicles. After using any product with the addition of a few drops of peppermint essential oil, the hair becomes light and soft, dead hair ends become much more manageable. Besides, haircare products with essential peppermint oil saturate the scalp and hair follicles with useful substances.
Like all essential oils, peppermint oil shouldn’t be used in concentrated form as it can cause severe skin irritation. In general, peppermint essential oil is an irritant, so you should only use it after a preliminary test on a small area of the skin!
There are many ways to use peppermint oil for heat-damaged hair. You can start by simply brushing your hair. Apply 2-3 drops of oil onto a wooden comb and thoroughly comb your hair. It will become super soft and shiny. Besides, peppermint oil smells amazing and sets you into a cheerful mood!