Vaseline is basically a brand name for petroleum jelly. We all have been using it for so many years. It is a product which can be easily found in any household because it serves a lot of purposes. It protects us from cuts, burns, makes our skin moisturised, heals the cracked heels, treats chapped lips and what not. But one thing that most of us might not know is that it can be used for hair as well. Yes, you read it right! Vaseline solves almost every hair and scalp problem. And the most attractive thing about Vaseline is that instead of serving so many purposes, it doesn’t make a hole in your pocket as it is very affordable.
So let’s discuss the ways and benefits of using Vaseline for hair:
FOR HAIR GROWTH
- Vaseline: 1/2 tbsp
- Olive oil: 1/2 tbsp
- Shower cap: 1
1- Add half a tablespoon of Vaseline with half a tablespoon of olive oil.
2- Mix the two ingredients properly.
3- Apply this mixture on your hair and run it through the length of your hair.
4- Also, massage your scalp with this mixture in circular motion for 10- 15 minutes.
5- Cover your hair with a shower cap and leave this mixture on for overnight.
6- The next morning, rinse it off and wash your hair with a mild shampoo and normal water.
7- Apply this mixture twice every week a night before the day you wash your hair. You will start to see the positive results in less than a month.
Vaseline helps in hair growth as it is contains such ingredients which promotes hair growth. Olive oil also serves the same purpose and stimulates the hair growth.