Exfoliating Scalp Treatment:
Taking proper care of the hair from root to tip is a key to have thick, bouncy, lustrous and beautiful locks. Exfoliating scalp treatment is an essential step in this regard.
It helps you nourish the roots, making your hair strong and healthy. The main purpose of exfoliating is to draw out the dead cells which make the skin look dull and lifeless, obstructing the growth of revitalized skin cells. The scalp also requires exfoliation.
The sebum (produced by the sebaceous glands of scalp) is responsible to keep the hair lustrous and well moisturized. With the increasing age, sebaceous glands gradually lose the production of sebum, which results in rough and dry follicles. The weak and hair follicles is a major cause of thinning hair. Furthermore, the products which contain (DHT) dihydrotestosterone, also contribute in creating debris and obstructing the nutrient and oxygen supply to the hair follicles, thereby making the hair follicles dying and closing. So exfoliating scalp treatment is necessary to maintain the optimum health of scalp.
Recipes of Exfoliating Scalp Treatments
- Take two tablespoons of brown sugar and dilute them in a mixture of jojoba oil and few drops of tea tree oil. Gently massage this mixture onto the scalp in circular motion. Don’t forget to concentrate on the nape area and temples. Keep it on for a about ten minutes and then shampoo your hair as usual.
- Take an egg and beat it well until it becomes fluffy. Now add a sufficient amount of olive oil in the beaten egg with the help of dropper. Then add a bit of powdered fenugreek seeds and one teaspoon of white vinegar in the mixture of olive oil and egg and blend all ingredients thoroughly. Massage this blend on the hair scalp with the help of your fingertips. Wash your hair after approximately 20 to 30 minutes using a mild shampoo.
- To maintain the healthy scalp, apply a mixture of lemon juice and yogurt on them at least once a month. Leave this mixture on for about half hour and rinse off with cold water and mild shampoo.