In the manufacture of home care products for the scalp and hair are often used mustard oil. The use of mustard oil is a simple way to make hair healthy, beautiful and shiny, as well as accelerate hair growth.
Mustard oil is a good alternative to other hair growth masks (pepper, mustard powder based mask), which are sometimes long and difficult. To enhance hair growth, you must apply pure mustard oil on the scalp 20 minutes before washing your hair.
Useful properties of mustard oil
More often, mustard oil used in the manufacture home masks hair care products. Mustard oil can be used both in pure form and in combination with caring agents.
Mustard oil contains vitamins: D, A, F, E, P, K and B vitamins.
one. Mustard oil has anti-inflammatory and bactericidal effect, therefore, it is used to eliminate dandruff and inflammatory diseases on the scalp. With dry hair, mustard oil is diluted with other oils (peach, almond, burdock, etc.).
2 Mustard is known for its stimulating property. If the hair grows slowly, you can use mustard oil. The effect of fast growing hair is achieved by stimulating the hair follicles. Good advice: mustard oil is a good alternative to other masks for hair growth, which are sometimes long and difficult. To enhance hair growth, it is necessary to apply pure mustard oil on the roots 20 minutes before washing the hair.3 Mustard oil prevents hair loss and promotes the emergence of new ones. Unlike mustard powder, mustard oil nourishes the scalp, slightly moisturizes it and destroys bacteria. Therefore, if you have dry hair, then for hair growth you can make a mask with mustard oil, and not with powder.
For baldness, doctors recommend using mustard oil as often as possible. The use of mustard oil in its pure form contributes to the growth of new hair.
Before using mustard oil it is necessary to test for allergies.
How to apply mustard oil for hair
Mustard oil can be used both in pure form and as part of hair masks. The easiest way to use mustard oil is to warm it slightly and rub it into the scalp 20-30 minutes before washing. This procedure will help from hair loss, as well as prevent the appearance of early gray hair.
Mustard oil for hair loss
To prepare a mask for hair growth, we need dry nettle and mustard oil. Add 200 grams of dried herbs to a glass of boiling water and leave for more than an hour. Cool and add mustard oil (1 tbsp. L.). Mix the mixture thoroughly and apply on the scalp for 30 minutes. Wash off with water. The course of treatment is not more than 2 months.
Mask, activating hair growth with mustard oil and pepper
- 2 tbsp. mustard oil; - 1 tsp. red ground pepper (you can pepper tincture); - 3-4 tbsp. honey
We mix the components and apply a mask on the scalp, to enhance the effect, we massage the scalp. We wrap hair with polyethylene and a towel. Hold for 30 minutes and then rinse thoroughly with water. Do not let poppies in your eyes! It is necessary to do this mass 2 times a week. Due to the warming effect, hair growth will increase, and after one month of use you will see an excellent result.
Mustard oil to restore dry and damaged hair
- 2 tbsp. burdock oil (you can take olive, almond, jojoba oil, etc.); - 1 tbsp. mustard oil; - 2-3 drops of lemon juice.
Burdock oil heated in a water bath, add 1 tablespoon of mustard oil, squeeze 2-3 drops of lemon juice. All mix and apply over the entire length of the hair. Leave on for 15 minutes and rinse with shampoo.
Mustard oil in combination with essential oils
If you add a few drops of essential oils to mustard oil, the effect for the hair will be quite unexpected. Tea tree has an antibacterial effect, helps with skin diseases, lavender helps to eliminate dandruff, reduces hair loss, ylang-ylang restores the appearance of hair, rosemary helps moisturize hair.
Where can one buy?
You can buy mustard oil at the pharmacy, carefully check the expiration date. Cold-pressed mustard oil is suitable for hair. After opening it must be stored in the refrigerator.
Advantages of using mustard oil
- activates hair growth; - facilitates combing; - suitable for any type of hair; - effective with hair loss; - moisturizes the scalp and hair; - eliminates dandruff
Cons of use:
- unpleasant smell; - sometimes it is difficult to wash out of hair; - it can leave stains on a towel or clothes.