Making your own Aloe Vera oil is so simple and easy too. As store brought hair oils are dumped with mineral oils and other nasty stuff, it’s better to prepare our own natural home made Aloe Vera oil. It is free of preservatives and can be stored in a glass container for up to 6-7 months. This oil gives you some of the amazing benefits to your hair.
Benefits of Home made Aloe Vera oil for Hair
These benefits are explained with a quick DIY recipe. Hope you all love to try those. Let me know in the comments section below on which recipe you would love to try. I would be happy to hear from you.
Aloe Vera oil has some of the best antioxidant and anti inflammatory properties that stimulates the blood circulation of the scalp and thus promotes healthy long hair.
Quick DIY recipe: Aloe Vera oil when mixed with rosemary essential oil serves as an excellent medicine to your scalp which helps to grow your hair fast and healthy. For 30 ml of Aloe Vera oil add 12 drops of rosemary essential oil to maintain 2% dilution rate.
Due to the excessive usage of chemical based products, your hair becomes weak and thus prone to breakage and thinning. Here comes the rescuer Aloe Vera especially for you. As Aloe Vera contains some of the rich vitamins and minerals such as A, C and E, it helps to retain the lost moisture from the hair and thus thickens your hair keeping the hair follicles strong and healthy.
Quick DIY Recipe: Add 1 tablespoon of 100% pure castor oil and two spoons of Home made Aloe Vera oil. Mix them well and heat the oil using double boiling method for one minute. Massage the oil all over your scalp and leave it overnight. Wash with a mild shampoo in the morning.
Dry and damaged hair problems are a concern of almost every girl/women these days. Using heat and styling tools on a regular basis and hair being exposed to harmful UV rays and pollution are some of the main reasons of dry, damaged and rough hair.
Quick DIY Recipe: Break one egg into a bowl and add 2 tablespoons full of home Made Aloe Vera oil. Mix them well and apply it your scalp. Massage for 3-5 min. Wash off after 30 minutes. You’ll be amazed to see how shiny and moisturized your hair is after you wash your hair.
Aloe vera has antibacterial and antiviral properties that helps to reduce problem causing bacteria on the scalp and thus removes the flaky dandruff that is caused due to dryness.
Quick DIY Recipe: Mix equal parts of Home made Aloe Vera oil and Neem oil in a bowl and warm the oil. Apply on the scalp and give a good massage for 5 min. Dip a microfiber towel in hot water and squeeze the excess water out. Wrap this towel over your hair and wait for 5 min till. Wash your hair after 5 hours.
Black & smooth Hair
Premature grey hair is one of the growing problem in today’s lifestyle. As Aloe Vera rich in folic acid and vitamin A and C, it provides enough strength to the hair follicles that contain the pigment cells. Regular head massage with Aloe Vera oil promotes healthy, naturally black and smooth hair.
Quick DIY Recipe: Mix Aloe Vera hair oil with curry leaf oil and massage your hair gently. Leave it overnight and wash off the next morning with a mild shampoo.
Recommended: Home made hair oil for shiny and black hair
Reduces hair fall
Aloe Vera is an excellent remedy for hair fall. It is used since ages for treating hair loss. It has a various amino acids and minerals that strengthens the roots of the hair and reduces the hair fall when combined with other ingredients such has pumpkin or black cumin seeds.
Quick DIY Recipe: Add 1 teaspoon of Black cumin seeds and 1 tablespoon of Aloe Vera oil. Warm the mixture for one minute and apply onto your scalp. You can use Black cumin powder too, if you find it a little difficult to use the oil with the seeds.
Stronger hair roots
Stronger hair roots means healthy hair and thus no hair problems. Isn’t that a goal of every girl? Aloe Vera that stronger base with adequate amount of vitamins and minerals that are essential for your hair.
Quick DIY Recipe: Infuse Fenugreek seeds in Home made Aloe Vera oil. Apply this oil once or twice a week to get stronger and silky hair naturally.
Cure for dry and frizzy ends
Split ends are frizzy hair is caused when you handle your hair roughly. Rubbing your hair when it is wet or brushing it roughly without care causes the ends of your hair to break. Aloe Vera is used in many hair products to treat dry and damaged hair. It moisturizes and keeps the ends of the hair well nourished.
Quick DIY Recipe: Mix Equal parts of jojoba oil and home made Aloe Vera oil. Warm the oil for 30 seconds and apply to the ends every night before going to sleep.