There are many available plants that help keep beauty almost more efficient than expensive cosmetics. One such gift of nature is Burr oil, the use of which is invaluable especially for the health of hair.
Composition of burdock oil
The composition of this oil, which can easily be purchased in a pharmacy at an affordable price, includes vitamins B, PP, A, C, E, as well as a whole range of minerals, from zinc to copper and iron. Also, the oil has a special quality: tannins present in it help get rid of a number of skin problems, and unsaturated fatty acids normalize the metabolism and activity of the sebaceous glands.
Of particular note is the inulin present in the oil, since it is believed that this component helps the vitamin composition to be absorbed by the skin.
Benefits of Burdock Oil
The range of application of burdock oil is quite wide. It is used in cooking as a refueling, helping to fill the lack of vitamins in the body. They take oil and for therapeutic purposes to alleviate the course of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, but only a doctor can prescribe it. Especially popular burdock oil in cosmetology. Along with castor, it is a part of many masks and helps to strengthen and grow not only hair, but also eyelashes.
To prepare burdock oil at home, you need to pour a glass of sunflower oil 5 st.l. root burdock, insist in the heat of the day and cook on a water bath for a quarter of an hour with constant stirring.
Burdock oil for hair
In the care of hair, the use of burdock oil has a long history and its effectiveness is tested by practice. It actively nourishes bulbs, stimulates hair growth, fights against seborrhea, makes the hair itself shiny, which is especially noticeable on long curls. Also, lipid metabolism is normalized in the scalp and hair becomes less greasy, the itching stops. You can use it not only as a curative, but also a preventive tool for any type of hair, but the course of masks should be quite long.
The easiest way to use the useful properties of burdock oil for dandruff or as a strengthening vitamin complex is to rub it in its pure form into the roots of the head before each wash, keeping the hair wrapped in a towel for at least half an hour.
The mask for stimulating hair growth is prepared from a mixture of aloe juice and butter in equal proportions. Rub the compound also before washing your head. The restoring mask for hair that has lost its shine consists of a tablespoon of butter, the same amount of liquid honey and egg yolk. It must be distributed along the entire length of the strands also for half an hour.