You’ve heard of eucalyptus before, but have you ever thought about using it on your hair? Eucalyptus a tree native to Australia and is most commonly consumed as a tea. Known for its medicinal purposes and the ability to reduce symptoms of coughs, colds, and congestion, eucalyptus comes in many forms, such as ointments, creams and essential oils that can be applied topically to your skin and scalp. Eucalyptus is praised for its antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, antifungal and antiviral properties, so of course it will benefit your hair.

Eucalyptus oil is extracted from the eucalyptus leaves and is used to promote the growth of healthy hair, skin and nails. Like any other essential oil, you should be careful in how you apply it to your hair, and especially to your scalp. Eucalyptus oil must be diluted, or you risk severe irritation. Luckily, you don’t need to put together an at-home recipe and hope it works… you can buy an all-natural eucalyptus oil shampoo and eucalyptus oil conditioner that will work magic on your locks.

Eucalyptus is a clarifying agent that helps lift stubborn build-up from your scalp. If dirt, oil and leftover residue hair products are not washed out of your scalp, you risk getting a scalp infection and suffocating your hair. Eucalyptus will help you flush out debris, unhealthy bacteria and excess build-up while maintaining the scalp's natural sebum production. With all that gunk gone, eucalyptus will improve circulation and stimulate hair follicles to promote healthy scalp and hair growth.

Soothes Your Scalp
With its anti-inflammatory properties, eucalyptus helps to reduce inflammation in irritated scalps. Whether you are suffering from a dry scalp, an itchy scalp or lice, eucalyptus will provide the much-needed soothing relief for your scalp issues. Eucalyptus also has antifungal properties, which make it the perfect ingredient to fight against dandruff. Gentle enough to use on all hair types, it will revive your scalp and strengthen your hair from the root.

Invigorating and Refreshing
Eucalyptus oil has a very strong scent, but when mixed into a shampoo with other all-natural ingredients, it can be quite invigorating and refreshing. The therapeutic blend of eucalyptus oil, argan oil and jojoba oil to create a masculine, yet clean and refreshing scent that will transport you to your favourite beach on a perfect summer day. Together, your hair will not only smell delicious, but it will be stronger and healthier.

Rich in Minerals and Nutrients
When eucalyptus clarifies the scalp and lifts unwanted build-up, it boosts the blood circulation to the scalp, which allows the right nutrients and minerals to reach your hair, such as keratin. Eucalyptus oil shampoo contains keratin, that will hydrate and bring back a long-lost vitality to your hair. Because this shampoo only uses all-natural ingredients, it’s also a non-toxic shampoo, meaning the minerals and nutrients from eucalyptus preserve the hair and their effects last longer. The same is said for the eucalyptus oil conditioner, which hydrates without weighing the hair down.

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This article is penned by Ally for Aquableu natural shampoo and conditioners. Suffering from any kind of hair problems or hair loss try Aquableu shampoo and conditioners variant.