Using a hot oil treatment on your hair twice a month or more will help balance your scalp’s natural oil production, while deeply moisturizing and rejuvenating hair follicles. When used on a regular basis it can help control frizz, offset the hair damage from styling, and soothe and balance your scalp.
Step One: Choose a base oil
Here are some base oils recommended for each hair type
Step 2: Choose an essential oil
Essential oils are the leaves, stem, root, bark, and other parts of plants distilled to their purest liquid form. Here is a small list of essential oils that can benefit each hair type.
1/2 cup base oil ( jojoba, olive, etc)
1 tablespoon of Tropic Isle Jamaican Black Castor Oil
4 -6 drops of essential oil
Plastic nozzle bottle
Pour all your ingredients into your plastic bottle and shake well.
Now on to how to perform a hot oil treatment.
Heat your bottle in a pan of water until very warm but not hot Or leave hot water running over it in the sink to heat up your oil. Test a small amount before pouring.
Slowly pour oil onto scalp, massaging and working through to ends to lightly coat the hair.
Cover your hair with a plastic cap then wrap a towel around your head. Or you can sit under a head dryer on medium heat.
Leave on 30 minutes (if under a head dryer) or overnight.
Shampoo thoroughly to remove oil; and condition
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