Aromatherapy generally involves the use of essential oils to treat different diseases of hair. The essential oils that are used in aromatherapy are highly concentrated extracts of various parts of the numerous plants like the flowers, bark, leaves and roots. There are various essential oils that prevent hair loss. They are bay, grapefruit, cedar wood, lavender, rosemary, jojoba oil, lemon, thyme, roman chamomile and ylang ylang. Essential oils that treat alopecia are lavender, rosemary, thyme, and cedar wood. They do not have any negative side effects and are highly effective.
Aromatherapy has been proven to be a safe treatment for preventing loss of hair as well as alopecia. According to a research, a majority of the people has a notable growth in hair. You need to drop around 2 drops of essential oils in water or in a good quality vegetable oil and massage the mixture onto your scalp. Then you need to wrap your hair with the help of a plastic wrap, and then place a warm towel around it. After a couple of hours, you must wash your hair with the help of a mild shampoo. The sebum balance of your hair must not get affected.