A little summary of the use of Essential Oils depending on your hair type
For brittle hair
The essential oils recommended are Camomile, Lavender (has also anti-seborrheic properties), Sandalwood and Clary Sage.
For split ends
Ho wood and Sandalwood essential oils
For oily hair
Lemon, Cypress, Lavender (is also a lice repellent), and Rosemary essential oils
For dry hair
Geranium, Lavender, Rosemary, Sandalwood and Ylang Ylang essential oils
Tea tree oil, Bay of Saint Thomas, Bergamot, Lemon-scented Eucalyptus, Orange, Palmarosa and Rosemary essential oils
For prevention of hair loss, Bay of Saint Thomas (it strengthens the micro blood circulation of the bulb), Cinnamon (stimulates the scalp’s blood circulation), Sylvester Pine and Clary Sage
And what natural oils to use for beautiful, healthy hair?
Another way of looking after your hair without spending too much and in a natural way is by using natural oils.
Here is a list (non exhaustive) of the oils recommended for hair:
Castor oil: rich in vitamin E it is particularly advised for split ends, dry and brittle hair. It nourishes, strengthens and protects the hair. It is also good for nails and eye-lashes !
Jojoba oil: hydrates and nourishes the scalp and stops the formation of dandruff.
Tahitian monoi oil: stop dandruff, nourishes and repairs dry, damaged hair.
Coconut oil: very rich in fatty acids it is perfectly suited for very dry hair.
Argan oil: also rich in vitamin E, it protects, repairs and strengthens dry hair.