Vanilla Hair Care • Promoting Healthier Hair with Vanilla

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Promoting Healthier Hair with Vanilla

You might think that the only reason Vanilla shows up in so many hair care products is because of its fabulous scent. But actually, the inclusion of Vanilla provides much more than just aromatherapeutic benefits to your hair care routine.

Vanilla Prevents Split Ends

Vanilla promotes healthy hair growth. It houses benefits from the hair follicle to the ends. For example, it contains antioxidants, which can help keep your beloved mane from aging prematurelyThis means fewer split ends and breakage, ensuring that your hair remains full, strong, and vibrant for many years.

Vanilla Helps Lessen Frizzy Hair

Riboflavin is essential to the production of proteins, such as keratin. If your body has an issue synthesizing keratin, it will result in frizzier, less glossy hair. Allow Vanilla to supplement your keratin production, and in turn, your hair will reap the benefits.

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Lustrous Hair with Vanilla

Your hair needs vitamins to grow vibrant and lustrous. Fortunately, Vanilla is replete with beneficial vitamins. Vanilla contains vitamin B2, which you may also know as riboflavin.

Repairing Damaged Hair with Vanilla

If you blow-dry your hair often or use a straightening iron, Vanilla can help repair the damage done by these tools. It contains Vitamin B5, also known as pantothenic acid. 

Pantothenic Acid Rebuilds Hair Shafts

Pantothenic acid can help repair and rebuild hair shafts damaged by heat, overexposure to the sun, and the damage wrought by shampoos.

Restore Hair Color with Vanilla

Vanilla contains a secret ingredient for those wishing to restore their deep, natural hair color: Vitamin B6. Interestingly enough, Vitamin B6 helps the body produce melanin, a component in your hair’s natural color.

Vanilla Hair Mask

Consider a Vanilla hair mask if you wish to help your hair return to its original coloration. You can also add a couple of drops of vanilla oil to your favorite hair care products and reap the benefits.

Vanilla Balances Oily Hair

Finally, for those with hair that tends to become somewhat oily, the Vitamin B6 in Vanilla can help regulate that. It regulates sebum production, which will help unburden your hair from its oily constraints.

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