Natural oils will moisturize hair and add shine to it, relieve itching and flaking of the scalp, normalize (and even activate) the growth of hair. Choose "your" oil and start recovery work.
It is one of the most expensive oils, and is rightly called "liquid gold": those who use it know that every drop is worth the money spent (read also: "Guide to cosmetic oils"). Argan oil (also called Moroccan oil) contains a lot of vitamin E, omega-3 fatty acids and antioxidants that can do amazing things for dry, rough and unruly hair. Keep in mind that argan oil is an excellent hair protection against harmful UV radiation. It is also not greasy at all (compared to other oils, of course), and you can use it quite often.
Surprisingly, the same ExtrVirgin olive oil that is usually found in the kitchen can be used to deeply moisturize hair. Massaging the scalp with olive oil will stabilize and ─ ideally ─ work to improve the health of the scalp, and combing the strands with it will make them livelier, softer and smoother (here the secret is that the oil fills in damaged areas of the hair, skillfully “patching them). Olive oil can be used 1-2 times a week: apply a couple of tablespoons to the hair and scalp, spread evenly and wrap in a towel for half an hour, then rinse thoroughly (even without using conditioner).
It has a very powerful regenerative effect. Many people love it because of the smell a la "just got back from the Caribbean", but the main thing in it, of course, is not that. Coconut oil contains a high concentration of vitamin E, which will be absorbed by dry hairs with pleasure to the last drop, after which the length will become vibrant and shiny, and the roots healthy and strong. Coconut oil also contains lauric and capric acids, which have antimicrobial properties. You will regularly rub it into your scalp (followed by washing, of course) ─ get rid of minor infections and irritations, which, among other things, cause annoying itching when you constantly want to scratch behind your ear. If you are buying a natural product rather than a cosmetic product, make sure it is unrefined organic coconut oil.
Damaged hair is very susceptible to the negative environment ─ dust, soot and toxins that settle on them every day. To solve the problem, we use rosemary oil - it has excellent cleansing properties, and in addition contains good doses of vitamin B, iron and calcium. Rosemary oil is ideal for strengthening fine, fragile, split ends and preventing thinning. It is best to dilute rosemary oil with a base oil ─ for example olive oil ─ in a 1: 2 ratio before using.
Jojoba oil, strictly speaking, is not an oil - it is a liquid wax from the seeds of a shrub of the same name that grows in the southwestern part of the United States, which is obtained by cold pressing. Jojoba oil is rich in vitamins A, E and D and is great for all hair types. It is so convenient and standardized that it is often included in shampoos, conditioners and masks (which is not bad!), But, of course, solo jojoba oil is more effective. Use it to nourish and moisturize your hair, strengthen its roots, and stimulate hair growth. It is best to make a mask from oil: apply it along the entire length of the hair and scalp, leaving it for 30 minutes (and even overnight), but you can also simply add a couple of drops to your favorite shampoo just before washing.
Avocado oil, like the fruit itself, contains proteins, healthy fats, essential amino acids and vitamins (A, D, E and B6), due to which it fills the voids in the hair shaft caused by various mechanical damage and closes the cuticle scales, preventing hair from tangling and their trauma. Avocado oil is quite intense and dense, therefore it is recommended for hair of medium thickness and length ─ thin and / or short, it will weigh down.
Castrov oil is ideal to stimulate new hair growth (also read: Foods that will make hair grow faster). It is rich in vitamin E, minerals and proteins. The oil also contains antioxidants that maintain normal keratin levels in the hair shaft, making it strong and smooth. Plus, it takes control of the hair loss process and, thanks to its antifungal properties, it perfectly protects against dandruff. Buying castor oil on your own is better than cold pressed (by analogy with olive oil) and use it according to the popular scheme - make a 30-minute or hour mask.
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