10 Best Essential Oils for Hair Loss {Including Hair Loss Recipes}

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10 Best Essential Oils for Hair Loss {Including Hair Loss Recipes}

The results of one research study suggest that the essential oils of thyme, rosemary, lavender, and cedar wood mixed with oil and applied on the areas of hair loss may stimulate hair growth. This double-blind, placebo-controlled study enrolled 84 people who massaged either these essential oils or a non-treatment oil into their scalps each night for seven months. Results showed that 44% of people in the treatment group had new hair growth compared to only 15% in the control group.

Here are some of the best essential oils for hair loss including hair loss recipes to stimulate hair growth.

Essential Oils for Hair Loss Recipe

Thyme essential oil

3 drops of essential oil of thyme

Lavender Oil

Include 3 drops of essential oil of lavender

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Put 3 drops of essential oil of rosemary


Put 3 drops of essential oil of cedar wood

grape seed oil

Add 1/8 cup of grapeseed oil

Jojoba Oil

1/8 cup of jojoba oil


Mix the ingredients together. Cover your pillow with an old towel. Apply several drops of the mixture to areas of hair loss each night, massaging gently into scalp for 3-5 minutes. Store the oil tightly covered. Do not take internally or near the eye area.

Additional Essential Oil Hair Loss Tip


Ayurvedic hair loss

Bhringaraj oil or Brahmi oil are applied to the scalp regularly to stimulate hair growth. The Ayurvedic herbs ashwagandha and Amla are also reported to stimulate hair growth.

Stacey Chillemi


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