Tend your scalp like a garden, as healthy hair grows from nourished roots. Our scalp has more than 200 blood vessels, 650 sweat glands, and 1,000 nerve endings, and it is, of course, the mother to our hair. Depending on our hair color, we have between 90,000 and 200,000 hair follicles nurtured by the scalp, and beautiful hair grows from healthy scalps. You want the pores to not feel ignored or plugged with polymers and stuffed with silicone and surfactants.
Oiling the hair and scalp with Crowning Glory Hair Oil delivers nourishing essential oils to hair roots, and scalp too. Bioactive botanicals attend to dry, flaky scalps, renovate damaged hair, smooth split ends, strengthen strands, stimulate restore shine, cleanse scalp pores, and maintain the mane.
Rosemary and lemon petitgrain oils clear the scalp of dryness and soothe strands into superb silkiness. Vetiver invigorates the scalp, and sacred spikenard blesses the hair with luxurious scent. The botanical boost of nettles and pumpkin seed helps you reach goals of longer, stronger hair. Juicy jojoba and lime honor the hair with goop-free gloss and smoothness.
Massage Crowing Glory Hair Oil into scalp and through the hair to the tips. Apply before shampooing or leave on overnight. For a warm oil treatment, apply enough oil to coat the hair and wrap head with warm, damp towel. The oil may also be combed through hair with natural-bristle brush or wooden comb; they feel so good on the scalp, prevent static, and distribute oils evenly throughout your mane. For extra gloss and to smooth frizz and fly-aways, rub a few drops between your palms and smooth through the hair and tips.
Delightfully aromatic and exceptionally effective, this sublime and lightweight oil swiftly absorbs into scalp and hair shaft and performs double duty as it fortifies and moisturizes hair and scalp. Smooth on to scalp and tips of hair to tame frizz and protect hair shafts from heat styling.
Pumpkin Seed (Cucurbita pepo) – Cold-pressed, organic pumpkin seed oil has a rich dark green color with a hint of red. It is abundant in omega-3 and omega-6 essential fatty acids, and phytosterols. The antioxidant activity from all eight types of vitamin E and diverse carotenoids, including beta-carotene nourishes hair, roots and scalp.
Jojoba (Simmondsia chinensis) – A dash of wholesome jojoba is the desert’s answer to dry, brittle hair. Dwelling among sand storms and cacti, jojoba emerges as an ebullient, emollient oasis. As this strong shrub bakes underneath the desert sun, pearls of liquid gold germinate inside jojoba seeds. These seeds burst forth a golden oil that is cold-press extracted to deliver a lipid that is super similar to our skin’s natural sebum. Sinking effortlessly into skin, it transfers phytonutrients to the tissue’s deepest layers. Golden jojoba lubricates like oil, yet it is actually a liquid plant wax so it will not go rancid. Incredibly rich and silky, jojoba provides long-lasting scalp conditioning and hair-shining and smoothing effects.
Stinging Nettles (Urtica dioica) – Nourishing nettle herb is a healthy hair tonic that serves as a balancing act for oily hair and skin. This rare distillation of nettle essential oil, brimming with bioactive botanicals, pacifies dry scalps and adds sheen to hair strands.
Rosemary (Rosmarinus verbenone)– Rousing rosemary essential oil is an herbaceous revive-alive-verve-tonic with a refreshing, penetrating aroma. Think of rosemary as the feisty friend that stimulates sluggishness out of its stagnancy, supporting scalp and skin to thrive with renewed freshness.
Lemon Petitgrain (Citrus limon) – Luscious lemon petitgrain essential oil is a sunny, leafy-green lemon dream packed with effervescent plant power! This rare petitgrain essence is steam distilled from leaves and twigs of Italian lemon trees. Sweet and succulent with fragrant notes of green, the oil is a staple of skincare and beauty regimens. This oil is optimal for hair and skin care as it smoothes and tones the scalp. The nerol content of lemon petitgrain is abundant (almost as much nerol as is found in neroli essential oil) making it the loveliest aroma of all the petitgrain distillations. This aromatic delicacy brings emotional and spiritual levity, and makes hair smell like a dream.
Vetiver (Chrysopogon zizanioides) – Vivacious vetiver essential oil is distilled from the earthy roots of an aromatic tropical grass. The goodness of this oil is grounding and calming for the skin, scalp, and spirit, anointing the roots of hair and each skin layer as the rain anoints the grass. Adaptagenic in nature, vetiver oil soothes hair strands and aromatically graces your crowning glory.
Spikenard (Nardostachys jatamansi) – Soporific spikenard essential oil smells of earth and antiquity; it is comprised of thousands of years of healing history, spiritual inspiration, and medicinal potency. This aromatic root is the epitome of natural luxury and has been used as a nourishing and fragrant hair oil for eons. It was spikenard, after all, that was mentioned in the Song of Solomon and used by Mary Magdalene to anoint the feet of Christ, then she wiped his feet with her hair. This deeply reassuring root nourishes your hair roots.
Lime essential oil (Citrus aurantiifolia) – Uplifting lime is a perfectly fresh pressed peel that balances scalp and skin.