Looking for a way to give your hair some extra love? Check out these tips and DIY olive oil hair mask recipe! It’s easy to make and great for restoring moisture and shine. Plus, it can help improve scalp health and reduce hair loss.
How good is olive oil for your hair?
Olive oil has so many benefits for hair, it is a popular choice for people with thick, processed hair. It's said to have many benefits including the capability of soothing dry scalp and providing relief from eczema as well!
How does olive oil help with hair growth?
Olive Oil nourishes and conditions your hair. It prevents dryness since it contains all the necessary nutrients that are required to provide your hair with the right nourishment and conditioning.
It's high oleic acid content is approved to treat the hair Shraft and restore moisture. It helps also in strengthening the hair and increasing its elasticity preventing breakage or split ends.
Olive Oil reduces DHT Production. The production of a hormone named “Dihydrotestosterone” is one of the main reasons behind hair loss, it attacks the hair follicles and weakens them. Olive Oil on the other side blocks the production of this hormone which then helps reduce hair fall.
Olive Oil helps in stimulating hair growth. With a busy and tiring day, you could be leading to hair loss. But there's always an option that will help smooth out your strands while also helping with dandruff - Olive Oil! It’s rich in Omega 6 fatty acids as well as Vitamin E which works wonders for reducing frizziness before growing new growths or eliminating existing ones entirely
Is there any risk of using olive oil on your hair? Or can it be harmful to your hair?
There are many benefits of using olive oil on your hair as we mentioned earlier and it is an active ingredient in many shampoos and conditioners, but there could be a couple of downsides. If you have fine or straightening-style locks, then the extra virgin may weigh them down and make them feel greasy which could lead to more problems in the future with maintaining proper moisture levels for healthy-looking tresses.
When in doubt, it’s best to seek your dermatologist’s advice especially for those with skin allergies.
Studies on the benefits of olive oil for hair?
The beauty benefits of olive oil for hair are still being researched, but some studies have come out in general with positive results. It was found that olive oil along with coconut oil may help protect your locks against damage.
The reason for this is due to the high ability of these two oils penetrate your hair, which over time reduces how much water it can absorb during a shower. This in turn may cause the hair to swell from the inside and damage it.
Now, without further ado, let’s introduce a simple DIY hair mask recipe using our extra virgin olive oil.
Here are a few tips to consider when using this hair mask
- Apply this treatment to your freshly washed hair.
- If you have dandruff or oily scalp, apply the treatment ONLY to the ends of your hair.
- You can treat your hair once a week.
Step 1: Microwave 2-4 tablespoons of Terra Delyssa EVOO in a microwave-safe bowl for 10 seconds or until it is warm.
Step 2: Place a towel over your shoulders to protect your clothes.
Step 3:Test a small amount of Terra Delyssa EVOO on your hands to make sure the oil is not too hot.
You can also add a few drops of essential oils:
- Lavender oil is good for all the hair types
- Rosemary oil is good for oily hair and dandruffs
Step 4: Massage your hair with olive oil. You might want to massage a small amount into the roots if you have a dry scalp. Repeat these messages with small portions of the heated olive oil until the hair is covered entirely.
Step 5: Place your hair loosely on your head and cover it with a plastic shower cap.
Step 6: Relax for at least 30 minutes while the oil works into your hair.
Step 7: Shampoo your hair with a mild shampoo. Condition your hair with your usual conditioner to re-hydrate strands. Rinse it out completely.
You will see that the treatment makes your hair much softer and much more manageable, as well as gives it some added shine. Better hair health.
Olive oil is a staple of the Tunisian diet and culture. This ancient tradition has been preserved for centuries through culinary uses, medicinal purposes, as well as an ingredient in skin care products like soaps or shampoos. So which type of olive oil should you use for your hair routine?
First cold press, extra virgin olive oil is your choice. Terra Delyssa extra virgin olive oil is an all-natural product. You don’t have to worry about any chemicals or additives that could harm your health or hair. Be sure to choose an olive oil you can trust!
It’s no wonder olive oil is a popular ingredient in hair masks. The benefits are many, and it’s easy to find and affordable. If you’re looking for an at-home remedy that will help improve the condition of your hair, this DIY mask recipe is a great place to start. Give it a try today!