Your hair loss problem can be due to many different factors. One of the most common cause could be genetics. Other than genetics, nutritional deficiencies, improper hair care, bad atmospheric conditions, use of wrong hair care products and bad lifestyle habits can also be blamed for the same.
If your hair fall problem isn’t because of genetics, then you can control it and improve hair growth simply by following proper hair care and using right hair care products.
If you look at the market, you will find many hair growth products, but one of such product is peppermint oil.
The use of peppermint oil to stimulate hair growth is now backed by a study published in the journal toxicological research.
According to study, the peppermint oil increases the activity of alkaline phosphatase enzyme which then results in the improved hair growth.
The use of peppermint oil increased the number and the depth of hair follicles.
How to Use Peppermint Oil For Hair Growth
Peppermint oil can be used for hair in a number of ways. The simplest method is to dab a cotton ball in the oil and apply it at the hair roots leaving for few hours.
To make it more effective, you need to mix peppermint oil with other oils like coconut oil. Here are few useful applications.
Peppermint Oil and Coconut Oil
Take both the oils in same quantity and mix them well. When mixed, apply it gently on scalp and massage for few minutes as it will stimulate blood circulation in the scalp. Leaving for few hours, rinse with baby shampoo.
With Shampoo and Conditioner
You can use peppermint oil even with your regular shampoo and conditioner. Next time before you shampoo, take shampoo or conditioner on your palm and add few drops of peppermint oil in it. Mix it well and apply. Massage gently and leave for 1-2 minutes. Then rinse.
Peppermint Oil and Aloe Vera Gel
Aloe vera gel is a great product for your beauty. Good for skin as well as hair. It can be used with peppermint oil too for the hair growth purpose.
Take 2 tbsp of aloe vera gel and mix 1 tbsp of peppermint oil. Mix well and apply all over your hair and scalp. It will stimulate hair follicles for faster hair growth and also cure your dandruff problem.
So, peppermint oil could be a miracle oil for your hair growth. Make use of it and see how it works for you. If you are already making use of this oil, let us know about your feedback. We would to hear from you 🙂