Regular use of flax seed oil gives an amazing effect: this natural helper restores, moisturizes and makes even damaged hair shiny and soft. The benefits of flaxseed oil for hair is hidden in its unique composition of minerals, amino acids and vitamins which nourish the hair follicles and the scalp with essential substances that contribute to the strengthening and hair growth.
The unique properties of flaxseed oil, also known as linseed oil, due to high concentration of vitamins A, E, F and vitamins of group B, as well as unsaturated fatty acids Omega-3 and Omega-6 perfectly nourish hair roots and scalp.
Regular use of flaxseed oil for hair (or linseed oil) helps to restore the lipid balance of the scalp, strengthen hair, prevent their loss and accelerate its growth, solves the problem of dandruff and split ends. Due to its rapid absorption and low-fat flaxseed oil can be used as main component of homemade masks for hair of any type. However, flaxseed oil is the best healing product that helps to solve the problem of dry, dull, damaged and weakened hair.
Homemade Mask with Flaxseed Oil for Hair Growth
You will need: 1 onion, 1 tablespoon of honey, 1 tablespoon of flaxseed oil.
Chop onion into small pieces, then you can squeeze them or simple blend them (for a second or two) to get juice of it. Then add honey and flaxseed oil and mix well. Apply this mixture on scalp and spread it over the whole length of hair. Leave it for 30 minutes and after all wash it off with shampoo.
NOTE: Don’t forget that after applying such homemade mask your hair might have onion smell. After several days it will disappear.
Homemade Mask with Flaxseed Oil for Weakened Hair
You will need: 1 cucumber, 1 tablespoon of sour cream, 1 teaspoon of flaxseed oil.
First of all blend a cucumber till you get thick paste, then add spur cream and flaxseed oil. Better use low-fat sour cream. Mix the ingredients together. This mask should be applied on dry hair and left for 15 minutes. Wash the mask off with shampoo.
Norishing Mask with Flaxseed Oil
You will need: 1 tablespoon of flaxseed oil, 2 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice, 2 egg yolks.
Mix the ingredients well. Apply the mixture on scalp and spread upon the whole length of hair. Wrap your head with warm towel and let the mask work for 20-40 minuts. Then wash you hair with shampoo.
This homemade mask is very effective in treating dry and weakened hair, provides the scalp with necessary vitamins and let the hair look healthy and strong. Moreover, this mask is perfect for faster hair growth.
Regular application of flaxseed oil promotes hair growth and prevents additional hair loss. It eliminates dandruff and flakiness on the scalp. As a result the hair gathers and reflects the light, giving it a spectacular shine.
Homemade Mask with Cognac and Flaxseed Oil for Oily Hair
You will need: 5 tablespoon of cognac, 1 egg yolk, 2 tablespoon of flaxseed oil.
Mix these ingredients well. Apply mixture on wet hair just for 1 hour before you plan to wash your hair. Regular application will help you to make your hair grow faster.