Aromatherapy is one of the efficacious methods for treatment of hair loss. Essential oils are obtained from leaves, flowers, roots and bark of plants for treating hair problems. The popular essential-oils used for hair loss treatment are lavender, rosemary, thyme, cedar wood, and also lemon, grapefruit, chamomile, jojoba oil and bay.
Studies proved that aromatherapy is an effective and safe treatment for hair loss and baldness. Hair loss can occur due to stress, hormonal changes, and medications. Aromatherapy is used successfully to treat bald patches. Few essential oils help to promote hair growth and stimulate hair follicles. Hair treatment is done by adding essential oil to conditioner or shampoo or doing a hair massage with essential oils.
Prime rose oil is applied on the scalp in aromatherapy treatment. Essential oils are extracted from lavender, rosemary and cedar wood and these are used in hair loss treatment. Two essential oils are brahmi and bhringaraj oils. These oils improve hair growth. Other herbs used in hair treatment are aswagandha and amala.
Essential Oils which are useful for Hair loss are Jojoba oil, Rosemary, Lemon, Bay, Lavender, Roman Chamomile, Cedar wood and Grapefruit. Mix essential oils of Thyme, Lavenderand Rosemary, Atlas Cedar Wood and Cedrus atlantica into carrier oil jojoba and grape seed oil. Mix Jojoba oil, Cedar wood, Roman Grapefruit, Lemon, and Chamomile into the carrier oil grape seed oil and massage it on the scalp. Massage this aromatherapy mixture for three minutes into the scalp.
Basil is an herb which promotes and stimulates hair growth. Massage increases healing and improves circulation in scalp which promotes the growth of hair. Basil can give better results when used with fenugreek. Rosemary stimulates renewed activity of hair-bulbs and prevents premature hair loss. Sage is also helpful in darkening hair color and reducing hair loss. Jojoba oil has healing property for breaking and damaged hair. Bay helps in hair growth. It is also fine for treating dandruff problem. For stimulating hair growth add essential oil bay to the conditioner or shampoo. Aromatherapy treatment if done regularly can be really helpful in hair loss treatment.