Hibiscus OilRegular price $6.00
Botanical Name: Hibiscus Rosa Sinensis
Type of Oil: Essential Oil
Extraction Method: Infused
Hibiscus oil is extracted by the infusion of the flowers of the Hibiscus Rose Sinensis plant. It belongs to the Malvaceae family and is native to South East Asia.
The oil extracted from the flowers is highly rich in alpha-Hydroxy acids, vitamins A, C, and amino acids.
While many people are familiar with these beautiful blossoms, many don’t know that hibiscus essential oil is a popular beauty product ingredient
In Ayurveda, Hibiscus is one of the most renowned herbs for promoting hair growth. The vitamins and minerals in hibiscus oil hold multiple benefits for the hair which include prevention of hair loss, thwarting untimely greying and/or aging, strengthening the strands and the roots to name a few.
Hibiscus oil has a mild floral aroma and is suitable for use in a wide range of personal care applications intended to soothe sensitive or aging skin. It is perfect for skin care and hair care formulations that aim at emollience and deep moisturization.
Promotes Hair Growth: Vitamins present in Hibiscus oil help stimulate hair growth. The naturally occurring amino acids in hibiscus flowers provide hair with the nutrients that help in promoting hair growth. These amino acids produce a special kind of structural protein called keratin, which is the building block of hair.
Conditions hair: The conditioning properties of hibiscus oil gives a smooth texture and provides a glow to hair. It contains a high amount of mucilage which acts as a natural conditioner.
Treats Dandruff and Itchy Scalp: Hibiscus acts as an astringent and reduces oil secreted by the glands. Using Hibiscus for hair helps maintain the pH balance of hair in addition to providing an overall soothing and cooling effect.
Prevents Baldness: As Hibiscus oil promotes new hair growth, it also helps in treating baldness.
Prevents premature Greying: Traditionally, Hibiscus was used as a natural dye to mask grey hair. The antioxidants and vitamins present in Hibiscus help in producing melanin, the naturally occurring pigment that gives hair its natural color.
Regenerates skin: Hibiscus oil restores and repairs damaged skin cells. It gives skin a youthful appearance and provides moisturizing benefits.
Anti Aging: Hibiscus Oil is rich in flavonoids, carotenoids, and tannins which make it an effective antioxidant that protects the skin against environmental elements.
Leaves skin silky smooth: Hibiscus Oil is a versatile oil with a pleasant texture that leaves a silky feel on the skin and helps maintain a radiant glow.
Exfoliates skin: Not only does hibiscus oil have wonderful moisturizing properties, but it can actually clean the skin, too. It's full of gentle natural acids that help exfoliate and get rid of dead skin cells and can be used all over your body.
Suitable for: All skin types
Product Color: Colourless to Pale yellow
Caution: Avoid during pregnancy and with sensitive skin. It can cause possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only. It is important to note that all Essential Oils are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied to the skin or body, should always be diluted up to a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.