Is grapefruit oil good for alopecia (hair loss)? Grapefruit essential oil is praised as a natural, delicious, tonic, cheap product that helps prevent hair loss effectively and bring to you silky thick hair so many product types develop sharply.
Alopecia is a difficult problem that many beauty followers encounter, especially, in the humid weather of the current season, the condition of hair loss is more pronounced making many girls anxious. They are finding ways to this issue. In particular, the use of grapefruit oil to prevent hair falling is a popular method that many people are interested in.
Is grapefruit oil good for hair growth?
The scientific name of grapefruit is Rutaceae which is grown in many countries around the world. Parts of grapefruit trees such as fruits, flowers, leaves can be extracted and form cosmetics, soft drinks, and medicines.
Grapefruit essential oil contains many components such as naringin, pectin, amylase, glucose, and the most important thing is that has a high content of vitamin A, vitamin C.
When massaging on the scalp, grapefruit essential oil will stimulate blood circulation penetrating the nutrients into the hair roots to help hair grow fast, healthy from root to tip. So many people believe in this oil can help hair grow faster and use it as a “panacea”.
Grapefruit essential oil – how to use it most effectively
With its effective and benign effect, grapefruit oil will be a good choice for those who want to stimulate hair growth. To achieve the highest efficiency, please refer to the methods that MCSARA shares below.
- Scalp massage with grapefruit oil
Stimulate hair growth by massage grapefruit essential oil has been selected by many people because of its convenience and great use. The perseverance of applying this way will make you very surprised because the results are beyond imagination. Moreover, it returns healthy hair without breakage after 2-3 months of use.
- Use grapefruit essential oil to grow your hair like shampoo
Washing your hair then spray grapefruit essential oil on the entire scalp and hair from the feet to the tops. After that, massage for about 15 minutes, then incubate for another 30 minutes and then rinse with cold water.
After the hair is completely dry, continue spraying grapefruit essential oil on the entire scalp again and gently massage for about 15 minutes. Doing it regularly after each washing time will give you unexpected results.
- Use grapefruit oil instead of conditioner
After cleaning your hair, you use 10 drops of pure grapefruit essential oil mixed with about 100ml of warm water then rinse on hair instead of using conditioner and then massage gently and do not need to wash again. This will give you a surprisingly silky smooth hair. You can use this method after all hair washing and don’t need a conditioner anymore.
- Grapefruit oil hair mask against hair loss
Clean your hair, when the hair is still moist, apply a mixture of coconut oil – grapefruit essential oil or you can combine grapefruit juice with orange, lemon juice from the roots to the ends. Massage hair thoroughly with the mixture for 5 minutes. You can use a comb to brush hair and massage the scalp which stimulates blood circulation better. Use a damp cotton cloth to wrap around your head and incubate your hair for 20 minutes. Rinse off with warm water, paying attention to cleansing oil on the scalp. Use a mild, non-lather shampoo to cleanse if desired.
At first, apply this method 2 times per week. After 2 weeks, then use it once a week. Please be patient to see the unexpected results. This method will help your hair recover quickly and prevent hair loss effectively.
- Option for oily hair
You prepare 5 drops of grapefruit essential oil and 4 drops of peppermint essential oil then mix together and apply to the entire hairline and gently massage. Or you can also wash your hair with grapefruit oil then rinse hair and mix peppermint oil in a little warm water and rinse on hair instead of conditioner. That helps minimize the amount of oil on your scalp and give to you a healthy hairline and fluffy hair.
- Methods for weak hair
Prepare 10ml of coconut oil, 5ml of olive oil and 5 drops of pure grapefruit essential oil. Mix all together to form a mixture, then rub all over the scalp and hair from the root to the ends, massage for about 15 minutes, then use a warm towel to warm the hair for another 30 minutes and then wash it off with cold water. Do it regularly 2 times a week and you will see a clear difference.
- Spray hair with grapefruit essential oil
In this way, you need to mix grapefruit oil and distilled water in a ratio of 1: 3 to create a thinner mixture and then put in a spray bottle. Every night before you go to bed, spray it on your hair, massage your scalp and hair roots and leave it overnight. The next morning, rinse your hair with clean water to remove grime from the hair. Using this method every day helps stimulate hair to grow faster, thicker and healthier.
Do these tips now to have healthy hair! Besides, if you want to thicken your hair in some minutes, using 14-inch clip in hair extension will be an awesome choice for you because it is so easy to apply and remove.
Wish you have useful information to improve your hair!