But in today’s busy world we seldom get time to give our hair the proper care and attention it actually requires.
This lack of care for hair results in hair fall and damage. Overexposure of the hair to harsh weather conditions, heat and chemical treatments and a lack of healthy diet will also cause damage to your tresses.
The problem of damaged hair can be tackled by hot oil treatment. Hot oil treatment is a natural way to repair damaged and unhealthy hair.
In this process,warm herbal oils are massaged onto the scalp and damp hair. You should apply the oil starting at the roots and then work it thoroughly through the scalp. Various kinds of oils like jojoba oil, almond oil, olive oil and castor oil can be used for massaging.
After applying the oil, cover your hair with a warm towel and leave it on for about 30 minutes. You can then wash your hair with a shampoo and apply a conditioner suited for your hair type.
The oils used in the process of hot oil treatments provide all the vitamins and nutrients which are required for the hair to be healthy. The hot oil penetrates deep into the follicles of the hair, thereby repairing it and thus putting back the moisture in your hair.
The oils also provide a protective coating on the surface of the hair, thus protecting it from pollutants and harsh weather conditions. It also helps in treating conditions like dandruff and split ends.
The texture of your hair can also be improved by subjecting your hair to hot oil treatments. The roots of the hair are also strengthened and thus hair fall is reduced. The problem of brittle hair and hair breakage can also be taken care of by hot oil treatments.
Hot oil treatments can be done in a salon .You can also perform hot oil treatments at the comforts of your home. While heating the oil, you should see to it that it doesn’t get too hot, as it can burn your scalp.By doing hot oil treatments twice a week you can restore the shine back in your hair and can thus make it healthy and beautiful.