Hello readers.Peppermint fragrant and useful herb that is used not only in medicine, cookery, but also in cosmetics.Mint is a universal tool that helps solve many problems associated with hair.Mint Hair can be used along with the essential oil of mint.Fresh mint leaves can be used in summer and autumn, and in winter you can prepare having dried mint leaves.From the mint you can prepare a decoction or infusion and used for hair.Now sold shampoos, including medicinal herbs, including mint, but what can be better prepared with their own hands, hair products.Now mint can be purchased at the pharmacy, but I am convinced, if possible, it should prepare itself.

actually quite widely used mint, mint is known for its soothing properties.Very tasty and healthy is a mint tea with honey.For more information about the medicinal properties of mint, can be read in the article "Peppermint useful properties".Also in the article you will find information how to apply the mint, mint indications and contraindications.

characteristic aroma and taste, as well as the cooling effect of mint leaflets attached to menthol, which is contained in them.Due to its healing properties, taste and flavor, mint is used in folk medicine, cooking, pharmaceuticals, perfumes and even Lekerov beverage industry.Here is a unique plant mint.

Peppermint hair.

  • Peppermint contains vitamin C, PP, A, B1, B2, B5, B9, copper, zinc, iron, potassium, sodium, magnesium, calcium and so forth.
  • important property of hair mint is cleanability.Mint cleanses the hair and scalp from dust and excess sebum.
  • Peppermint has a soothing and antibacterial effect, so it is useful to use a decoction or infusion of mint for itching, irritation at scalp.
  • Mint strengthens hair.Applying peppermint hair you can get rid of brittle hair.
  • mint inherent toning and cooling effect.Very useful to use mint for hair in the summer, the more that enough fresh mint summer.
  • menthol contained in the mint enhances the blood circulation, hair follicles get more nutrients.Hair look healthier, and begin to grow faster.
  • Peppermint oil helps restore brittle hair, the hair lost its natural luster and beauty.

mint Contraindications. Peppermint is good in moderation, and contraindicated the use of mint for allergies to grass or menthol, when the scalp sensitivity.It should also be remembered that peppermint helps to reduce the pressure, mint soothes, therefore, caution in the use of mint to play you only benefit.

Mint has a positive effect on hair and scalp.The most important thing to use it in moderation and if there are no contraindications.

mint prepare a decoction, infusion hair rinse, a more concentrated infusion is used to mask or rubbed into the hair roots before washing hair.

hair rinse decoction or infusion of mint.

for rinsing hair, you can prepare a decoction or infusion of mint.Rinse hair infusion after hair shampooing.For rinsing the hair is usually enough 1 liter, it all depends on the length of hair.

need three tablespoons of mint and a liter of boiled water, pour boiling water over the grass, and insist in a sealed container, about 25 minutes to prepare the infusion.Infusion is filtered.Rinse hair infusion of room temperature.

To prepare the broth needed mint and water, the proportions are the same as for the infusion, decoction, we only simmer 3 to 5 minutes, and then insist approximately 20-25 minutes.Strain the broth and bring boiled water to one liter.Apply for rinsing hair.

Mint may be used in masks for the hair, such as hair fat.Infusion of peppermint added directly to the mask.To prepare you will need a mint and spoon Two hundred ml.boiling water, to insist in a sealed container and used as part of a hair mask by mixing with other ingredients.

mint How to prepare? If you have such a possibility, it is best to prepare the mint itself, the pharmacy is not always possible to buy a high quality grass.It all depends on the manufacturer and comply with all the rules when drying and storing herbs.

harvesting mint Time June - July, in the period of budding, is the beginning of the flowering plants.Cut the mint sprigs can be a pair of scissors or a knife.Dried mint in a well-ventilated area or under a canopy.Expanding the grass with a thin layer and periodically during the drying process is inverted.The grass is dry when the mint leaves are crumbled in his hands.Keep dry mint can be in cotton bags or glass jars with tightly sealed cap.

Also decoctions and infusions are used for hair essential oil of mint.You can purchase it at any pharmacy, but you should always focus on price and producer.Remember, quality oil can not cost a penny.

essential oil of mint for hair.

Peppermint oil effectively dandruff, oily hair, and hair loss.Apply peppermint oil in masks for hair, shampoo is enriched with oil (on a spoon foundations of one drop of essential oil of peppermint).

Peppermint oil activates hair growth at the expense of the content and effects of menthol on your scalp.Peppermint oil enhances blood circulation to the skin, activates new hair growth and strengthens hair follicles.

can use the oil for aromaraschesyvaniya.On the massage brush we put some of the oil droplets and comb clean dry hair.The procedure of this can be done several times a week.

Peppermint oil, refreshing oil, makes the hair light, soft, shiny and silky.Peppermint essential oil strengthens hair roots and activates growth.

oil hair mask with peppermint oil. To prepare mask mix two spoonfuls of coconut oil and two tablespoons of jojoba oil, oil blend is heated in a water bath.The oil mask add 2 drops of peppermint oil, distribute the oil hair mask.Leave for an hour and then wash the hair with shampoo.

Mask for oily hair with the oil of peppermint. For oily hair to mix peppermint oil with almond oil, grape seed oil, avocado oil.The proportions are on the bases of a spoon of oil drops of essential oil.Apply the mask on your hair before washing the scalp and leave for about an hour.

Mask for normal to dry hair with the oil of peppermint. Mix base oil with essential.In one tablespoon of base oil you need to add a drop of essential oil of mint.As the base oil suitable wheat germ oil, peach or burdock oil.The mask is applied to the hair before washing the hair and leave for about an hour, wash off with shampoo.How to wash oil masks, see the article "How to wash oil from the hair."

Peppermint oil is fresh, invigorating and very pleasant.It helps to recover from fatigue.But it will have to give allergy or individual intolerance of peppermint oil.Peppermint oil can cause mild irritation of the scalp and even chill, this is a normal reaction that can last between 5 and 10 minutes.Also, do not forget that this oil helps to reduce the pressure and the need to apply it with caution.