You are probably wondering why bamboo has anything to do with oil and hair. A great deal as it turns out. The properties contained in the bamboo tree complement those of hemp seed oil and combined; they become a formidable mixture, which fortifies your hair.
The bamboo tree is one of the fastest growing plants in the world and grows in diverse climates across Asia, Australia, India, Africa and USA and parts of South America. It is stronger than steel and contains magnesium and zinc which aids in building receptor sites on the cells for vitamins A & D and improving the performance of the immune system but back to hair and oil.
Hemp Seed oil contains the most natural source of essential fatty acids and has a great balance of omega 3 & 6 as well as high levels of chlorophyll. Additionally, it has a high silica content and contains vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B6, C, D, and E. Hemp seed oil also falls into the ceramide family which helps to soften hair, keep the cuticle flat and protect hair from damage and loss of protein aka keratin.
So how do you combine it to make it work for you?
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How to Make Bamboo Infused Hemp Seed Oil
You will need a few sticks of fresh bamboo, hemp seed oil and a clear glass jar. Rinse the bamboo sticks, then cut into pieces. Allow the moisture to evaporate over a few days. When it’s ready, place the chopped bamboo sticks into the glass jar, cover with hemp seed oil and place in a dark cabinet or preferably, the refrigerator. Allow to infuse for 2 – 4 weeks then drain out the oil and it’s ready for use. Keep the mix in a dark bottle and store in a cool place or in a refrigerator.
Make Bamboo Infused Hemp Seed Oil Smoothie!
Make a smoothie with strawberries or any other preferable berry, bamboo leaf tea and 2 tablespoons of bamboo infused hemp seed oil to fortify your follicles from inside. A glass in the morning or evening every day should do the trick.
Make Bamboo Infused Hemp Seed Oil Hair Treatment
Massage bamboo infused hemp seed oil into your scalp thoroughly to increase circulation and stimulate growth. This helps draw the nutrients vital to hair growth to the surface to nourish and fortify your hair follicles. A small amount of the oil is all you need to achieve this. You can perform a hot oil treatment or cowash with a light conditioner.
Combining use of the mix internally and externally will produce a lot of benefits for your hair in the long term. In order to see the full benefits though, consistency in application is key!