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Peppermint belongs to the Mint family with Spearmint, Water Mint, and Forest Mint.
Peppermint oil has been known to be amongst one of the most versatile oils in the world, right up there with Lavender. Its scent is comparable to Menthol, it's fresh, sharp and definitely an eye opener.
Mint is a solid remedy to an itchy scalp, the properties neutralize certain pathogenic micro-organisms on the skin’s surface which makes it so perfect for combatting a dry, itchy scalp.
How to use Peppermint oil for hair loss.
Hair loss is a distressing condition that is associated with nutritional, natural or medical conditions. For example, androgenetic alopecia in men, or baldness is increasingly recognized as a physically and psychologically serious medical condition that often requires a professional care by generalist clinicians.
- Add a little of this beauty to your shampoo and conditioner bottles for your wash routine. Five drops per ounce of shampoo or conditioner is just enough and enjoy the goodness.
- Massage a little oil into your scalp and leave on for 15 to 20 minutes then wash your hair with shampoo. Do not get scared of the tingly sensation, it's just the Menthol loving on your scalp.
Continued these steps as needed.
- Solves Dry Scalp Problems
We all get that dry scalp every now and then but some more than others. Peppermint oil is perfect for soothing the scalp while kicking irritation. Due to its excellent moisturizing properties it helps to hydrate your dry scalp while you go about your day. After applying the oil it will nourish your hair and scalp, but also moisturize it nicely.
- Strengthens The Roots
Peppermint oil is rich in pulegone and mentone, which strengthens your hair roots and helps in preventing hair loss.
- Increases Circulation
Peppermint oil can cause a cold, tingling feeling when it increases circulation to the area it’s applied to. This can help promote hair growth during the anagen (or growing) phase.