Cinnamon is very beneficial due to various properties and that is why it is used in many beauty and health treatments.
Benefits of Cinnamon Oil –
Cinnamon oil can help eradicate dandruff, reduce hair fall, strengthen hair follicles and stimulate hair growth. It has anti bacterial and antifungal properties to treat any scalp problems.
Things you need:
- 1/2 cup of extra virgin coconut oil
- 1 teaspoon of organic Ceylon cinnamon powder.
- Few drops of tea tree oil ( optional)
To make this mask, add coconut oil in a bowl. Warm the oil in a double boiler or microwave it for 20 seconds. Now, add in cinnamon powder along with few drops of tea tree oil. Stir it well to mix all the ingredients together thoroughly. After the ingredients are well mixed, it’s time to use it.
Section off your hair and thoroughly apply this on your scalp using a cotton ball. Cover your entire scalp with the oil and massage with your fingertips for good 5-10 minutes. Keep the oil for about 15-20 mins and shampoo it off. READ MORE – Healing Turmeric Tea Recipe
**Caution**: Even though cinnamon is natural, it’s possible you may have an allergy reaction on the scalp that could cause irritation so do a patch test before using the cinnamon on your scalp.