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3 Essential Oil Shampoos for Thinning Hair

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Essential oils do so many things: give you glowing skin, relieve heartburn, and even combat allergy symptoms. But did you know essential oils can also add thickness to thinning hair?

Studies prove that washing hair with these essential oil shampoos can boost hair growth.

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Love Beauty and Planet Shea Butter and Sandalwood Shampoo

best Essential oil for overall Hair Thinning

$8.99, Ulta

Research shows that this oil’s woodsy aroma wakes up hair follicles, stimulating growth hormones in the scalp by 30 percent in six days.

Avalon Organics Rosemary Shampoo

BEST ESSENTIAL OIL FOR OVERALL Sparse spots
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$7.51, Amazon

Since it increases circulation to deliver growth — encouraging nutrients like blood and oxygen to follicles, rosemary oil can fill in spots as effectively as minoxidil!

Derma E Scalp Relief Shampoo

BEST ESSENTIAL OIL FOR shedding

$8.79 (was $10.99), Ulta

The oil is an antiseptic, dissolving the dirt and dry skin buildup that can clog follicles and lead to fallout. Plus, antifungal compounds help nix fungus that causes follicle-weakening dandruff.

This story originally appeared in our print magazine.

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