Most people don’t know that emu oil has been used for so many good reasons. That includes boosting hair growth by treating hair loss. There are many different types of use of emu oil based on the problem.
What is Emu Oil?
Emu oil comes from the fat of Emu. Emu is a flightless bird which is indigenous to Australia. The Native Indigenous of Wiluna firstly invented it and started to use this emu oil for many reasons. But they strongly believed and used this oil with a healing purpose. Then after European arrived Australia native people introduced them with emu oil as there natural moisturizer. After using this emu oil for a long time now scientists around the world proved that these oils can stop hair loss and increase hair growth.
Emu Oil For Hair Loss
Emu oil is beneficial for treating hair fall in many different ways. And All of them are Scientifically Proven.
Emu oil is a powerful DHT inhibitor. DHT is also known as Dihydrotestosterone. DHT hormone responsible for pattern hair loss. Which causes hair follicles to shorten their phase. Resulting Hair goes from thick and vibrant to fragile and lifeless.
But there is a small amount of hair that gets a supply of blood with essential vitamins and nutrients for hair. But when anagen phase shortens, hair starts to fall out and die. It is the time when hair loss can be seen.
If we apply emu oil there is a great possibility that hair loss can be stopped. A research team led by Dr. Michael Hollick found that applying Emu oil has awakened 80% of the hair follicle that was sleeping.
Emu Oil For Hair Growth
Emu oil plays a vital role in hair growth in many ways. Emu oils have enough potential to stimulate our growth effectively. There are multiple researchers agreed on this.
A study from Boston University School of Medicine found that applying emu oil directly into the skin can increase hair growth rate by 20%. (1)
And previously we already discussed that how it can in awake 80% hair follicle that was sleeping. That can massively boost hair growth rate.
Emu oil contains a good amount of essential fatty acid (EFA) which helps to stimulate hair growth. And it has a high penetrate capacity which helps to send nutrients and fatty acid into the deep cell of our hair.
Fight Against Scalp Problem
Sometimes our scalp gets affected by the different type of bacteria and fungus. Which may lead to many problems including
Most serious thing is sometimes those can be the main reason for hair fall. And some of those can lead to thin hair. But emu oil is one of the most effective antifungals and antibacterial oil. It helps to fight against that fungus and bacteria and treat scalp related problem. And also work as a moisturizer which helps our scalp.
How to use Emu Oil?
There are many types of use of Emu oil, based on how fast you want to see the change. But for sure even best natural treatment cannot boost hair growth in a single night. You have to wait a few days to see the result with no side effect.
You can use it 3 times a day for best result. Apply directly into your scalp and massage gently 2-3 minute. Leave it for a few hours and then wash your hair with lukewarm water. You can use a mild shampoo. We suggest using organic shampoo.
If you in tight schedule apply it on thin hair are. Leave it for 30 minutes and wash it.
Emu oil is a good emulsifier so it will not give you a greasy feeling. And skin will absorb it very fast. You can do your daily work even after applying this oil. You can add an essential oil with it for fragrance.
This oil has been used for thousands of year. There was some controversy about its benefits. Now it is scientifically proven that EMU oil is an amazing product for promoting hair growth and reducing hair loss.
And at the same time it is now FDA Approved so you can start to use it freely. Remember natural product may take a little bit longer to show a good result. It is worthy to wait because it has no side effect after all.