The first impression is the one that matters most, one should account for this. If those few seconds get to be just in a bad hair day, it will be very hard for one to change the etiquette that had just been given to one.
The sebum that exists at the head level is not something very nice to live with but it is quiet common. There is a myth according to which if you eat fat food your hair will be oily as well. Anyhow, there is nothing farther from the truth. There is no plausible explanation according to which what you eat has an effect on your hair. A more plausible cause would be the genetic inheritance. Therefore, if your mother or father or grandparents had the same problem, you will have it as well.
A less known aspect is where this sebum comes from. The tissue glandes that actually produce sebum. It is not necessarily something bad as it hydrates your head, but it becomes an enemy for your head when hormonal changes intervene; when one takes some types of medicines or when one suffers certain diseases.
The correct care is actually the key that prevents the sebum creation and the oily hair aspect. Apart from using a recommended type of shampoo and of conditioner for this hair type, one should as well use some natural remedies that one can easily make at home. Using them regularly will add to a better look of your hair.
1. Natural treatment with mint tea
The tea is one ingredient that can easily absolve you from the greasy hair. Anyhow, some of them have a better effect than others. The mint tea is the one the specialists recommend. This is because it contains an ingredient that stimulates the circulatory system. It therefore has an energizing effect on the hair.
When making this tea you need half of cup of boiled water, two bags of tea mint and two spoons of apple vinegar. Pour the water on the tea bags and leave it a few minutes. Then, remove the mint and add the vinegar. Leave it to get cold and massage your head afterwards. There is no need to rinse your hair after this.
2. The second possible treatment is the one with vinegar.
This is a very efficient method as the vinegar is a natural degreaser due to its astringent properties. Moreover, it is believed that it helps you get rid of any other scalp problem, including the dandruff.
Mix a half cup of water with a cup of white wine vinegar than apply the composition on the scalp, leaving it dry naturally. It you feel the need of the treatment to have a nice smell, one can add some essential oil â?? lavender one would be great. You can use this mix once a week. It will do no harm to your hair nor your budget.
3. Baking soda treatment
The baking soda is beneficial for skin treatment and oily scalp as well.
Mix three spoon of banking soda with little water until a paste is formed. This applies just at the scalp level and it is attentively massaged in order not to tear the hair. One should massage for 5 minutes then leave the treatment on the scalp for 15 minutes. Rinse it with cold water and then shampoo.
4. Lemon juice treatment
The lemon juice can be the base of a rinse solution.
One should mix the juice from three lemons with hot water and then rinse the hair very well. In order to get a more efficient treatment one can mix the lemon juice with vinegar.
5. Natural treatment using aromatic herbs
A lot of aromatic herbs can be used to treating the oily hair. Among these ones, one can count lavender and rosemary.
You should put half a cup of water to boil, add two spoons of mint and one of rosemary. Interject the mix and add two spoons of it at a quarter of cup of shampoo. Apply the mix on the hair and leave it 5 minutes, after which you rinse it.