Hello dear friends. Today I want to talk with you about my favorite cocoa butter, namely, the use of cocoa butter for hair. I love this oil, "met" with him not so long ago, about two years ago, since that time I fell in love with it and I apply it. And I use cocoa butter both inside and outward for the face, hair, lips. Cocoa butter is a natural and very good product, I use it inside with milk and honey, adding a piece of cocoa butter, with cough, cold, pain and choking in the throat.
Cocoa butter perfectly softens and envelops the sore throat, soothes cough. More details about the application and all the beneficial properties of cocoa butter you can read in my article on the blog "Cocoa butter application", where I describe in detail about cocoa butter. Also a mask using cocoa powder for beauty and strength of hair you can find in the article on the blog "Cocoa for Hair, Masks."
Today I want to talk with you about how to apply cocoa butter to hair, what is useful for cocoa butter for hair. And I will also share with you the recipes for hair masks with cocoa butter.
Cocoa fruits are used to make cocoa butter by cold pressing, and cocoa powder is made from dry residues after pressing. Cocoa butter is used in medicine, confectionery, cosmetology. In cosmetology it is simply an indispensable product, it is added to creams, gels, shampoos, lipsticks, soaps. And also this oil is a part of many ointments and candles.
Cocoa butter has a firm and brittle consistency, a pronounced aroma of chocolate, the color of cream-colored oil. The oil is solid and its melting point is from 35 to 37 degrees. The oil melts from contact with the skin. Very pleasant and taste and smell.
Cocoa butter is used in the care of the body, legs, face, hair, as masks, massage, etc. Let's now talk in more detail about what is so useful cocoa butter for hair.
Cocoa butter for hair.
- Cocoa butter perfectly moisturizes and nourishes the hair. Of course in its pure form is used rarely, more in a mixture with other oils.
- Cocoa butter gives shine to hair, facilitates styling and hair care.
- After using cocoa butter for hair, the hair becomes more docile, smooth, shiny, smoothed.
- Cocoa butter can be applied to the eyebrows and eyelashes, which stimulates their growth and elasticity.
- Nutritional properties of cocoa butter are indispensable in the care of brittle, thin and weakened hair.
- Cocoa butter restores dry and damaged hair.
- By acting on the roots of the hair, cocoa butter nourishes the hair giving them strength and shine.
Masks with cocoa butter for hair can be applied 1-2 times a week. In addition to benefits, such procedures will also bring pleasure, due to the content of serotonin in cocoa, the so-called "happiness hormone".And of course this incredible chocolate flavor, if you like chocolate, then such procedures will be to your liking.
Masks with cocoa butter for hair.
Cocoa butter should be heated in a water bath and rub the heated oil into the scalp and hair. Leave for 20 minutes and rinse with warm water. It is this method of using cocoa butter for hair that cosmetologists recommend because of its effectiveness.
Kefir mask with cocoa butter against hair loss.
When hair loss is very effective mask with cocoa butter, kefir, yolk and burdock oil. To prepare a mask cocoa butter should be pre-heated in a water bath, we need one tablespoon. Also, one tablespoon of burdock oil is also heated in a water bath. Mix the oils, add a tablespoon of kefir at room temperature and one egg yolk. All is mixed until uniform.
Mask massaging movements are applied to hair and hair roots. The hair is warmed with a film and a towel. Leave the mask for about 40 minutes. And this procedure is repeated several times a week. The procedure is best done with a course of 10 days.
Against hair loss is very good to use burdock oil, I use it for my hair. On the blog, I have an article about burdock oil, about applying it for growth, shine and beauty of hair. You can read everything in the article "Burdock oil for hair."In the article you will find recipes for masks with this hair oil.
Vitamin mask for dry and weakened hair with cocoa butter.
For the preparation of the mask, we need two tablespoons of cocoa butter heated in a water bath and two tablespoons of burdock oil heated in a water bath. Oils mixed. Also, you will need to buy in the pharmacy oil solutions of vitamin E and A. In the oil, add 5 drops of vitamin A and vitamin E, and 3 drops of essential oil of sweet orange.
Mask applied to the hair, distribute the mask along the entire length. If you have long hair, then you can increase the component masks by 2 times. We wrap the hair with a towel and leave for about an hour, wash the mask with water. This mask should also be done several times a week, with a course of 10 procedures.
Mask with rosemary and cocoa butter to strengthen and shine the hair.
To prepare this mask, we will need to prepare an infusion of rosemary. For this, two spoons of rosemary are poured into 100 ml.boiling water, insist about forty minutes. Then the infusion is filtered. Meanwhile, on a water bath you need to melt 2 tablespoons of cocoa butter. Warm oil should be mixed with a warm infusion of rosemary.
Rub the mask starting from the roots of the hair and spreading over the entire length. Hair needs to be wrapped in a film or to put on a kulechek, to wrap up with a towel. Wash off the mask after an hour with a shampoo. This mask can be applied 1-2 times a week. It is better to use the course.
After applying masks with cocoa butter, the hair becomes more docile, shiny, smoother. Cocoa butter is really a valuable and effective oil.
Cocoa butter is that wonderful product that should be in every medicine cabinet. Since this oil is effective for stretch marks, burns, redness of the skin. It has regenerative and anti-inflammatory properties.
I recommend you to watch the video, in the video you will find masks for rapid growth and hair density.