How to mix essential oils for hair growth

How To Mix Essential Oils for Hair Growth

Hair loss that leads to baldness is common for men who are aged 35 years and older. Although female pattern baldness is not as common as male pattern baldness, it also happens to women who are aged 65 years and older.

A great natural solution to hair loss is essential oils. Essential oils have been proven to rejuvenate dry and flaky scalp and thinning hair, which is why they have become popular ingredients in many hair care products today.

If you want to prevent hair loss and baldness, why not try this natural solution? Here you’ll find 5 essential oil blends for hair growth that you can make at home.

Basil, Lavender, and Rosemary Blend

What you’ll need:

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    2 teaspoons of basil essential oil
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    2 teaspoons of lavender essential oil
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    2 teaspoons of rosemary essential oil
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    2 teaspoons of burdock oil
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    2 teaspoons of Aloe Vera gel

What you’ll do:

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    In a small bowl, combine your basil, lavender, and rosemary essential oils.
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    Place the lid of the jar tightly to avoid any spillage, and then mix your ingredients well by giving the jar a shake.
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    Keep the essential oil blend in a cool, dry place when not in use.
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    When applying, take 8 to 10 drops of your essential oil blend and mix it with 2 teaspoons each of burdock oil and Aloe Vera gel.

Cedarwood, Lavender, Rosemary, and Tea Tree Blend

What you’ll need:

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    1 ounce of carrier oil
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    4 drops of cedarwood essential oil
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    4 drops of lavender essential oil
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    4 drops of rosemary essential oil
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    4 drops of tea tree essential oil

What you'll do:

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    In a jar, combine your cedarwood, lavender, rosemary, and tea tree essential oils.
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    Add the carrier oil into the jar.
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    Place the lid of the jar tightly to avoid any spillage, and then mix your ingredients well by giving the jar a shake.
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    4 drops of rosemary essential oil
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    Keep the essential oil blend in a cool, dry place when not in use.

Cedarwood, Lavender, Rosemary, and Thyme Blend

What you’ll need:

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    4 teaspoons of carrier oil
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    2 drops of cedarwood essential oil
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    2 drops of thyme essential oil
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    3 drops of lavender essential oil
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    3 drops of rosemary essential oil

What you'll do:

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    In a jar, combine your cedarwood, lavender, rosemary, and thyme essential oils.
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    Add the carrier oil into the jar.
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    Place the lid of the jar tightly to avoid any spillage, and then mix your ingredients well by giving the jar a shake.
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    Keep the essential oil blend in a cool, dry place when not in use.

Clary Sage, Cypress, Lavender, and Rosemary Blend

What you’ll need:

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    6 drops of rosemary essential oil
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    8 drops of clary sage essential oil
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    8 drops of cypress essential oil
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    10 drops of lavender essential oil

What you'll do:

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    In a jar, combine your clary sage, cypress lavender, and rosemary essential oils.
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    Place the lid of the jar tightly to avoid any spillage, and then mix your ingredients well by giving the jar a shake.
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    Keep the essential oil blend in a cool, dry place when not in use.

Lavender, Rosemary, and Ylang Ylang Blend

What you’ll need:

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    2 ½ ounces of coconut oil
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    2 ½ ounces of jojoba oil
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    2 ½ ounces of sesame oil
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    32 drops of lavender essential oil
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    32 drops of rosemary essential oil
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    32 drops of ylang ylang essential oil

What you'll do:

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    In a jar, combine your carrier, coconut, jojoba, and sesame oils to make the base of your essential oil blend.
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    Add your lavender, rosemary, and ylang ylang essential oils into the jar
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    Place the lid of the jar tightly to avoid any spillage, and then mix your ingredients well by giving the jar a shake.
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    Keep the essential oil blend in a cool, dry place when not in use.

How to Apply

This method of application works for all of the essential oil blends mentioned above. Follow these steps:

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    Pour a generous amount of the essential oil blend onto your palm. Spread it to your hands by rubbing them together.
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    Massage the essential oil blend onto your scalp. Make sure that your entire scalp is coated with the essential oil blend. If needed, add more. Keep massaging your scalp for at least two minutes.
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    Coat your hair with the remaining essential oil blend on your palm.
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    Leave the blend on your hair for at least 10 to 20 minutes. You can also leave it overnight if you wish. Wear a shower cap to prevent the blend from staining your pillowcase.
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    After application, wash shampoo, rinse, and air dry your hair.
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    Apply your chosen essential oil blend once daily or at least thrice a week.

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