How to Make a Hot Oil Treatment for Hair Growth

A hot oil treatment before a shampoo can be used to nourish and fortify your hair. If you use the the right essential oils, it can also result in optimal hair growth.

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How to Make a Hot Oil Treatment for Hair Growth
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You can use a pure, coconut oil. This is solid.

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Coconut oil is normally solid at room temperature.

Coconut oil is normally solid at room temperature.

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Or you can use fractionated coconut oil which is coconut oil that has been altered to remain liquid at room temperature.

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Fractionated coconut oil is liquid at room temperature.

Fractionated coconut oil is liquid at room temperature.

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Golden jojoba.

Golden jojoba.

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Carrot tissue oil.

Carrot tissue oil.

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Mix 10g of coconut oil, 15g of jojoba & 5g of carrot tissue oil in a shot glass.

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It should take two 10-second stints to heat up the oils.

It should take two 10-second stints to heat up the oils.

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Don't heat up for more than 10 seconds at a time. When the oil is slightly more than hand hot add the essential oils.

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Rosemary, thyme, cedarwood, lavender.

Rosemary, thyme, cedarwood, lavender.

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All you need is: 4 drops rosemary; 4 drops thyme; 2 drops cedarwood; 2 drops lavender

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A total of 12 drops essential oil to this 30g mix of oils is a 2% dilution. A good strength for an adult.

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6 drops of essential in 30g is enough for a kid.

6 drops of essential in 30g is enough for a kid.

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For children halve the number of drops of essential oils to a total of 6!

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1. Saturate hair with the hot oil especially the tips. Massage into roots.

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2. Put a shower cap on. Blow dry over the surface for a couple of minutes.

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3. Cover head in a towel or beanie hat for c.10 minutes to trap the heat and promote absorption of essential oils then shampoo out.

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Don't store. Use it all. Any excess can be used for massage! 😜

Don't store. Use it all. Any excess can be used for massage! 😜

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