Hello, dear readers. Today we will talk about the care of the scalp. I want to talk about salt peeling for the hair, and peeling can be easily done at home, while this procedure is not costly, and the effect is good. But first things first. For peeling I usually prefer to use fine sea salt.
If you have a large, it does not matter, it can be grinded in a coffee grinder. Some sites write that it is possible to use ordinary salt, if there is no sea salt, but I did not try ordinary salt. I discovered salt peeling just recently, read about it a lot of everything positive and decided to try it, as a whole the result is satisfied.
We all know about the benefits of sea salt for health, to strengthen the nails. And I already noticed more than once when you are at sea and your nails get stronger and hair falls out less. Is this not a miraculous effect of salty sea water?
Sea salt is useful for hair.
- Sea salt includes a rich complex of trace elements such as iodine, calcium, sodium, iron, selenium, zinc and others.
- Sea salt helps to normalize the skin-fat balance, with increased fat content of hair this is just a panacea.
- Applying salt for the skin are ready, blood circulation in the skin cells is improved, cell exchange is accelerated. Cells are better supplied with oxygen, which improves hair growth.
- Plus, the salt removes the keratinized layer of cells, excessive fat, dust and the remnants of cosmetic products from the hair, which, unfortunately, have the property of accumulating.
- Salt when rubbed into the scalp perfectly cleanses and helps to get rid of dandruff. By the way, if you have a problem concerning dandruff, then I can advise an excellent tool that helped me, you can read everything in my article on the blog "Sulsen for hair from dandruff."
- Sea salt helps to get rid of such problems as fatty hair, drying out the scalp and hair.
- Salt peeling accelerates the regeneration of skin cells of the scalp, leads the skin to tone and contributes to its overall health.
As you can see, there are many problems that under the power of sea salt and even problems with hair and skin of the head sea salt is able to solve.
Why is it necessary to use fine salt for peeling? All because large crystals of salt can scratch the scalp and instead of good you can do harm to the skin, and it's unnecessary to anyone. Usually in a store, supermarket or pharmacy, you can now buy fine sea salt, but if you fail to find it, then you can grind large crystals at home.
Salt peeling for hair. Rules for using
Before applying salt peeling, you need to know some rules, which I suggest you to read.
If you have wounds on your scalp, scratches and other damages, do not salt saline so that salt does not get into the wound and it does not cause discomfort, burning, irritation.
With sensitive scalp, use peeling with caution or discard it at all. It happens that when you began to apply sea salt on the scalp and felt unpleasant sensations, in this case, rinse everything with water.
How often do salt peeling for hair? Apply salt peeling often, also not desirable. You can apply every two weeks, but with oily skin you can once a week. Optimum to do 3-6 procedures, and then take a break from 3 to 6 months.
You only need to apply salt to wet hair, not to dry ones.
Salt peeling for hair growth at home
Everything is simple enough. Sea salt is used both in pure form and in a mixture with other agents. In addition, apply masks, soft scrubs for hair and salt.
Still, I want to draw your attention to the fact that after saline peeling, cosmetic medicines for hair acts much more effectively.
Hair after peeling becomes light, fresh, and to the touch very soft.
Salt peeling for hair with essential oil
For peeling, we need to mix three teaspoons of shallow sea salt with two spoons of your balm, if desired, you can add a few drops of essential oil, I usually take lavender oil, I really like it.
To strengthen hair and apply burdock oil, which can be bought at any pharmacy, with it, prepare a variety of hair masks. A large variety of masks with burdock oil can be found in my article on the blog "Burdock oil for hair." Also from the article you will learn how oil affects the hair and helps to strengthen it.
Essential oils for hair loss. But, usually the essential oil is used based on the problem with which you want to cope. For example, from hair loss, essential oil of cedar, tea tree, pine, juniper, ylag-ylang, rosemary will suit you.
Essential oils for fatty hair. If you have fatty hair, then you will prefer lemon oil, lavender oil, lemon balm, bergamot, grapefruit, tea tree.
Essential oils for dandruff. But with dandruff you will be more suitable for all citrus essential oils, for example, I love orange and lemon oil, rosemary, geranium, tea tree, lavender.
Essential oils with dry hair. But if you have dry hair, then use jasmine oil, chamomile, roses, sage, myrrh.
A mixture of salt and balsam is applied to damp hair rubbing, massaging the scalp, leave for about 10 minutes, and then wash it off with shampoo.
Salt peeling for hair
The second variant of a peeling is those. You need to take three teaspoons of shallow sea salt and mix it with water to a mushy state, add a few drops of the ether you need, based on the problem with which you need to cope.
The main task of peeling is to remove the cornified upper layer of skin cells, remove excess fat from the scalp, as well as all remnants of cosmetic products from the skin and hair. Hair after peeling becomes soft, light and grow faster.
Salt and soda for head peeling
Salt and soda for cleaning the scalp are also used. Salt small sea mix in equal proportions with soda dilute with water, so that the mass was mushy. Apply to damp scalp and damp hair, wash off with shampoo. Soda softens and disinfects the scalp, and also dries a little by removing excessive fat content.
Also, to strengthen hair use masks. One of these masks, for oily hair, is mix kefir and fine salt in equal proportions and rub into the scalp, rinse with shampoo.
If you have your own skin peeling recipes, then share them below in the comments, I will be grateful to you.
And remember that salt for scalp should be used with caution, if there are wounds or microcracks on the skin or your skin is very sensitive, salt peeling should not be used.