Essential oils - a fragrant volatile substances contained in plants. Today, there are several thousands of aromatic plants, but the commercial value are only a few hundred. Most essential oils are widely used in cosmetics, medicine, light industry, however, is not to say that all their properties are fully understood.
Essential oil of fennel and its effect on the skin
Essential oils differ from fatty oils their mobility and ability to volatilize at normal temperature, leaving spots on the surface. Essential oils are freely soluble in alcohol, ether, fatty oils, but does not dissolve in water.
Essential oil of fennel has on the skin, including the scalp antiseptic, antiviral, antifungal, insecticidal, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antispasmodic, calming, cleansing, toning effect. It also has an estrogen-like activity, thereby inhibiting the action of male sex hormone androgen. And as Androgens are responsible for oily scalp, dandruff covered
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, Fennel essential oil helps with such changes
Fennel is an antioxidant
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That is, it removes free radicals formed as a result of redox reactions. In addition, it activates metabolic processes in the skin, thereby improving its condition. If it improves the skin condition, and the condition of the hair is improved. After exposure to beauty treatments with essential oil of fennel hair becomes stronger, elastic and shiny. Disappear dandruff and fungal infections of the scalp.
Hair condition uluchaetsya also due to the fact that the essential oil of fennel has a soothing, regulating effect on the central nervous system, the state of which is known to depend on the health of all organs and systems in the human body.
Under the influence of the fennel oil the skin is cleansed, it strengthens the immune system, restores the water balance of dry and dehydrated skin, the skin cells are regenerated. The roots of the hair and strengthens the hair grow faster.
A feature of essential oil of fennel is that it has the capacity in each individual case to determine those areas of the skin where needed his help. And if the oil is suitable for this type of scalp, then a positive result will not take long.
As used fennel essential oil scalp
In order to enrich the hair balm fennel oil, it was added a few drops of oil (typically 5-7 drops per 100 ml of balm). Head washed conventional manner and then applied to the scalp balm massage the skin and keep balm few minutes, then the head box is rinsed.
You can add essential oil of fennel and any vegetable oil (1-2 drops per teaspoon), mix well and rub into the scalp.
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Fennel can be done, and compresses to the head. To do this, a liter of water at room temperature is necessary to drip 20 drops of essential oil of fennel, stir thoroughly, moisten the cloth slightly wring out and attach to the scalp, put a piece of polythene and wrap head with a towel. The procedure can last from an hour to an hour. First time compress impose no more than 5-10 minutes in order to test the sensitivity of the skin to the drug.
Essential oil of fennel blends well with essential oils of orange, lavender
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, Geranium, grapefruit, that allows to provide a combined effect on the scalp and further increase the efficiency of the procedure.
Indications and contraindications for beauty treatments with essential oil of fennel
Treatments with essential oil of fennel shows for oily and normal skin of the head and a lot of dandruff, hair loss on the background of oily seborrhea of the scalp.
Contraindication for cosmetic procedures in the area of the scalp are various skin diseases, significant skin rashes, as well as a violation of its integrity.
Contraindicated procedures and epilepsy (strong smell can trigger a seizure), are hypersensitive to the essential oil of fennel and pregnancy, as fennel essential oil is a potent substance and can have toxic effects on the body of a pregnant woman. Do not use the essential oil of fennel young children (under 6 years) and should not be applied to the skin the essential oil undiluted. You should also avoid contact with the essential oil of fennel in the eye.
Essential oil of fennel may well make hair shiny, alive and beautiful.