The Soothing Oil Hair Serum is a silky oil and butter blend infused with the softening and healing properties of Calendula and Chamomile flowers along with Tea Tree oil! This is an excellent serum to help seal moisture, soothe a dry, itchy scalp, and nourish dry, brittle tresses. It has a light to medium viscosity and works wonderfully as a gentle scalp treatment. It can even be used as a hot oil treatment! Great for all textures including straightened, curly, or kinky!
Avocado, “butter pear,” is native to South and Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean islands. It’s high in monounsaturated fat, which gives it a smooth, creamy texture and makes it perfect for hair products. It is also rich in vitamins A, D, B and E, unsaturated fatty acids, and lecithin, all of which are beneficial to your general health of your skin and hair. Vitamins B and E, which work at the cellular level to protect and strengthen hair. Vitamin B is essential for hair growth. Vitamin E helps repair damage on the scalp, which may slow or prevent hair growing. The melting point is 30C – 35C, which is only a few degrees below the natural temperature of the human body. Thus, it is very easy to rub into your skin.
Coconut oil is rich in carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals and has been used for the hair for thousands of years. Certain components in it keep the hair strong, nourished and protected from the effects of premature aging, like baldness and excessive hair loss. It helps to reduce protein loss in both damaged as well as undamaged hair. It’s rich in lauric acid (a saturated fat particularly found in coconut oil), has a high affinity for hair protein, and easily penetrates inside the hair shaft, which is due to its low molecular weight. Coconut oil also has high moisture retaining capacity, it does not let moisture escape, thus keeping hair moist and soft, which prevents breakage of hair. Finally, the various fatty acids present in coconut oil serve as very good anti-dandruff agents.
Jojoba oil is actually considered a wax ester full of fatty acids with properties very similar to the oil our skin naturally produces (sebum). This oil is light weight and blends easily onto skin and hair without feeling overly greasy; all the while adding shine, softness, and conditioning. It also has anti-inflammatory properties, which makes it great for soothing irritated and dry skin. It is generally considered odorless.
Tea tree oil, or melaleuca oil, is an essential oil with a fresh camphoraceous odor. It is taken from the leaves of the Melaleuca alternifolia, which is native to Southeast Queensland and the Northeast coast of New South Wales, Australia. Used in very low concentration diluted with other base or carrier oils, it has excellent anti-inflammatory and has been used for its antiseptic properties.
Calendula is a medicinal herb known for its topical use as a tea or as an infused oil for wounds and skin trauma. Chamomile is a gentle herb known for its soothing properties for irritated skin and membranes. It is often found in lotions and hair products and may assist in healing wounds.
Comes in a 8oz (240mL) amber bottle
Gentle and warm floral scent!
Shake well prior to use!
Does not contain any artificial dyes, fragrances, chemical emulsifiers, parabens or formaldehyde.
Contains: Coconut oil, Avocado butter, Sweet Almond oil, Jojoba oil, Castor oil, Neem oil, Tea Tree oil, Calendua flower infusion, Chamomile flower infusion, Essential oil blend
Not for consumption. Caution in nut allergies or allergies to calendula or chamomile flowers or other members of the Asteraceae family (such as feverfew or Echinacea species). Caution in essential oil or Tea Tree oil sensitivities. Always test product on a small patch of scalp/hair prior to use.