Different oils have Different ingredients and properties that can benefit the hair in different ways. If you want to learn which oil can work best for your type of hair and how to use it then this post is for you.
We will share the best natural oils for hair health and which oil suits which type of hair.
1- Coconut Oil.
Coconut oil is the most common oil people use for their hairs, the benefits of coconut oil for the hair are undeniable. It acts as a heat protectant before heat styling, repairs hair damage and breakage, prevents hair loss and aids in hair growth. Because of the properties found in coconut oil, it gets absorbed by the hair and retains moisture which makes it one of the best hair treatment for all types of hair there is. It keeps the hair nourished, moisturized and soft.
How to Use it. Get the oil slightly molten, if your scalp usually gets oily then apply the oil to the length of your hair excluding the roots, if your scalp is dry then apply it on the hair roots and scalps as well. Wait from 30 minutes to an hour or even longer and wash your hair with a natural shampoo.
2- Argan Oil.
What is argan? Argan is a tree that carry fruits with little nuts, the argan tree is extracted from those small nuts. Argan oil or also known as the Moroccan oil will do wonders for your hair, just a few drops of it are enough to nourish, moisturize and heat protect your hair which will prevent brittle and dry hair, it will also reduce frizzies and make your hair more manageable.
No wonder this oil is actually called liquid gold. It is even not as greasy as coconut oil so it can be suitable for oily hairs and more frequent uses.
How to Use it. With a dripper, apply a few drops of argan oil to your palm, rub your hands together and evenly distribute it n your hair excluding the scalp.
3- Castor Oil.
Castor oil is made from castor beans and has all the properties to help your hair grow and repairs itself such as vitamin E, proteins and minerals. If you get this oil, it is better to look for cold-pressed ones or extra virgin castor oil where no heat as used to extract it. It provides great benefits to the hair like managing hair loss, thickening the hair, fighting scalp infections and Dandruff due to its antifungal properties, preventing split ends as well as conditioning and moisturizing the hair.
How to Use it. Castor oil is very thick in the consistency so it is better to apply a few drops of it to another type of oil that can spread easily on the hair like coconut oil or olive oil. Apply it to your scalp and hair, cover with a shower cap for overnight and wash in the morning. Repeat weekly or more frequent for best results. You can also use it as hot oil hair treatment.