Essential Conditioning Treatment for Hair & Scalp Ingredient Benefits

Sweet Orange Essential Oil

Sweet Orange Essential Oil

Sweet orange oil is considered anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial, and is a gentle and fragrant addition to skin care products.  Its scent is uplifting and cheering and can serve to bring other scents in a product together. 

Motto's sweet orange oil is certified organic. 

INCI:  citrus sinensis (sweet orange) oil

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Rosemary Essential Oil

Rosemary Essential Oil

Rosemary is a shrub native to the Mediterranean, but is now found all over the world.  It is considered to be both invigorating and softening for skin.  It improves blood circulation and thereby aids in skin regeneration.  It is also has toning and astringent properties.   It improves dry or mature skin, but can also aid in clearing skin.  It combats dry, dull skin by fighting bacteria and regulating oil secretions.  Rosemary gives a mental boost when inhaled, helping to overcome mental fatigue and sluggishness. 

In haircare, rosemary is known to stimulate hair growth and treat dandruff and dry scalp.

INCI:  rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) oil

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Peppermint Essential Oil

Peppermint Essential Oil

Peppermint is a hybrid, perennial mint known for uplifting the spirit and alleviating stress.  Some say that inhaling its fragrance can aid digestion and relieve headaches.  It cools skin while promoting blood circulation.

Motto's peppermint oil is certified organic.

INCI:  mentha arvensis (peppermint) leaf oil

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Lavender Essential Oil

Lavender Essential Oil

Oh, the virtues of lavender!  Believe it or not, English lavender is native to the Mediterranean, but is grown today in many countries.  The essential oil is distilled from its flowers, which are loved the world over for their beautiful scent.

Lavender is a skincare essential.  Perhaps the best way to describe lavender is "gentle, yet strong."  It promotes healing, soothes, calms, balances, regenerates, and is anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, anti-bacterial and analgesic.   It helps balance sebum production and even skin tone.  In aromatherapy, it is known to calm, soothe and relax. 

Motto's lavender oil is certiifed organic.

INCI:  lavandula angustofolia (lavender) oil

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