It’s hard to find a woman who wouldn’t take care of herself, cause every one knows, that the secret of her success is not only in her education level, but also in her beauty and charm. Attractive appearance is what people pay attention to firstly. And what adorns a woman? Beautiful, strong and shiny hair, of course.
Hair has been favored from ancient times, girl’s beauty has been estimated by her hair. That’s why women pay so much attention to hair care.
Burdock oil characteristics
Various oils are the most popular means of hair care at home. But perhaps it’s burdock oil which keeps the first place. How do we use it and which hair problems it helps to solve? What’s so valuable in this oil?
Burdock oil is taken from the roots of great bur, commonly known as burdock. The oil has rich chemical composition: vitamins, proteins, different mineral salts, palmitic and stearic acids, natural inulin, tanning substances.
Thanks to its useful components burdock oil is considered to be an excellent cosmetic. What is more, it has great medical qualities not only for hair.
Burdock oil helps in treatment of skin illnesses. Various creams for problem skin predisposed to acne eruption are based on this oil. It is also used as a preventive remedy for skin aging and anti-aging creams preparation.
Taking care of your hair with the help of burdock oil
Burdock oil has been used for hair growth long time ago. Our grandmothers knew a lot of secrets to make their hair look gorgeous, and burdock oil was indispensable.
Burdock oil is a unique complex of natural active biological substances. They block the influence of enzymes, which cause hair loss and favor better blood circulation and hair bulbs (follicles) nutrition.
It helps to solve many hair problems, like:
- hair damage after dyeing and perming;
- hair fragility and splitting;
- loss of elasticity and shine;
- hair loss.
The most effective remedy for all the above mentioned problems is hair mask with burdock oil.
You’d better use special cosmetic burdock oil, which you can buy in a drug store to make a mask. The composition of this oil is reduced and developed specially for hair. It makes it easier to wash off and doesn’t let your hair get greasy in the intervals between the procedures.
Which hair masks should we choose to get the desired results and not to spend too much time?
Let’s consider the most efficient and popular ones.
Masks for dry hair:
1. Mix 2 tablespoons of burdock oil, a teaspoon of marigold extract and 2 yolks. Then apply the mixture on your hair roots right before washing. Keep the mixture for 30 minutes, then wash your hair with shampoo.
2. Warm up about 200 milliliters of burdock oil to room temperature on boiling water bath. Mix it with 2 tablespoons of fresh burdock roots. Draw the oil for 24 hours in a warm dark place. Then cook it on slow fire for about 10 minutes, stirring regularly. Let it cool down and sift. Apply the mixture on the entire hair length, then cover your head with a poly bag for 1-2 hours. Then wash it off with warm water and shampoo.
You should apply such masks at most one time a week during 2 months. As a result you’ll get healthy shiny hair and get rid of scalp dryness.
Hair growth mask:
Mix a tablespoon of brandy, a tablespoon of honey and a tablespoon of burdock oil to a uniform mass. Apply the mixture on the entire hair length from the roots. Keep it for 30 minutes, then wash your hair with shampoo. Use the mask 2 times a week for no longer than 2 months. As a result hair growth will intensify and your hair will become shiny and silky.
Using burdock oil and making masks of it you can strengthen your hair roots, improve blood circulation of your scalp and nourish your beautiful hair.
There are much more natural masks for hair based on burdock oil and other components. You can find them on the internet or visit your grandmother for a cup of tea and she will tell you many secrets of preserving youth and beauty.
Attention! All the information on the site is purely informative, it doesn’t substitute professional medical treatment or diagnostics. Before starting the burdock oil consult your doctor.
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