Healthy Hair

Hair Salon

Itchy Scalp

Ingredients:

~8 oz Witch hazel

10 drops Young Living Rosemary essential oil

10 drops Young Living Tea Tree essential oil

10 drops Young Living Lavender essential oil

 

Directions:

Mix all ingredients in 8 oz spray bottle and spray directly on dry, flaky areas.  If oily hair results, try spritzing before bed at night and right before showering.

NOTE:

Itchy scalp and/or dandruff is a sign of fungus or yeast overgrowth.  In addition to a balanced diet, try Young Living’s Alkalime supplement to reduce acidity and restore proper pH.

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Oils for Hair

Did you know you can add essential oils to your hair for some extra "oopmh?"  Spike your shampoo, DIY sprays, or apply to your hands and run through dry hair.

Shampoo:

Dry hair - Geranium, Lavender, Rosemary

Oily hair - Citronella, Petitgrain, Lemon

Flaky hair - Rosemary, Lavender, Tea Tree

Fine hair - Lavender, Cedarwood, Peppermint

Fuzzy hair - Ylang Ylang, Lavender, Cedarwood  

Model with Wind Swept Hair
 

Mermaid Hair

Windblown Hair

Ingredients:

10 drops Young Living Rosemary essential oil
10 drops Young Living Lavender essential oil
10 drops Young Living Cedarwood essential oil
1 ounce witch hazel
Salt Water
4 ounce glass spray bottle

Directions:

1. Mix essential oils and witch hazel together in an empty glass spray bottle.
2. Fill the rest of the bottle with salt water.
3. Add Mermaid Hair label to spray bottle.
4. Shake vigorously before use; then lightly spray on wet hair.
5. Dry and style hair as normal.
 

NOTE:

To make salt water, add 1.5 Tbsp sea salt to every 1 cup water.

 

dry shampoo

Ingredients:

1/4 cup Cornstarch

1 Tbsp Baking soda

2 drops Young Living Cedarwood essential oil

2 drops Young Living Rosemary essential oil

1 drop Young Living Tea Tree essential oil

 

Directions:

Combine all ingredients.  Put in a container of your choice (salt shakers from the dollar store are a great option).  Sprinkle on roots of hair and massage into scalp.  Leave for 2-3 minutes to absorb hair’s natural oils.  Brush through hair.

NOTE:

If you choose, tint your mixture with Young Living’s Savvy Minerals Multitasker (choose the color for you) OR skip the recipe altogether and use Savvy Minerals foundation.

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Hair Pomade

Ingredients:

1 oz  Beeswax

1.5 oz Organic, unrefined shea butter

2 oz Sweet Almond Oil

10 drops Young Living Tea Tree essential oil

10 drops Young Living Lavender essential oil

10 drops Young Living Cedarwood essential oil

Directions:

Melt the beeswax on the stove by placing in a mason jar or other heat-resistant container and placing the jar in a saucepan, adding water to the saucepan (but not the jar).  Add shea butter once beeswax is fully melted.  Once shea butter is melted, remove the jar from heat and add the almond oil and essential oils.  Pour the hot pomade into a clean jar with a lid.

 

You will need to let the pomade harden several hours.

 

Hair Tonic

Ingredients:

16 oz  Water

10 drops Young Living Tea Tree essential oil

6 drops Young Living Lemongrass essential oil

5 drops Young Living Rosemary essential oil

4 drops Young Living Peppermint essential oil

4 drops Vitamin E

 

Directions:

Combine ingredients in glass spray bottle and spray onto clean, damp hair before styling.  Shake well before each use.  

 

NOTE:

Hair tonic is a wonderful tool for holding your style and to moisturize dry hair, split ends, and to add brightness.  Easily divide this recipe for a smaller spray bottle.