What is Limonene?
Limonene is a natural aromatic liquid hydrocarbon found in the rind of citrus fruits, such as oranges and lemons. It also occurs naturally in other plants, such as rosemary and juniper. Limonene is often used to give products a lemony scent. In addition, this ingredient has medicinal properties, since this oil is rich in antioxidants and vitamins.
What are the benefits of Limonene?
In addition to imparting a delicate scent to hair products, limonene helps hydrate the scalp and fights dandruff while promoting healthy hair growth. Additionally, studies have shown that limonene can reduce scalp inflammation caused by underlying bacterial or fungal infections, which can cause thinning hair. This volatile oil can help reduce breakage and frizz while giving hair an energizing scent.
Finally, it is gentle on the skin and is therefore ideal for people with sensitive scalps.
Limonene, for what hair use?
Limonene is widely used in many hair products to add a pleasant citrus scent. It is found in shampoos, conditioners and other hair styling products such as mousses and gels. Its refreshing aroma also helps mask unpleasant odors from certain ingredients that can be found in some hair care products.
What are the precautions for using Limonene?
When the ingredient is diluted in hair products, the concentration is too low to cause harm.