Health buffs know there are certain oils in food that provide nutrients to the body. Not many, however, know that there are also natural oils that benefit the hair. They make the hair soft, smooth and manageable and the best part is they are in many shampoos.
Each natural provides different benefits to the hair. Find out here what these oils are and what they can give your crowning glory.
Almond oil is best for long, strong and lustrous hair. It is rich in Vitamins A, B1, B2, B6, D and E which are very helpful in nourishing the scalp. The magnesium it contains also promotes hair growth while the iron in it makes the hair strong.
Coconut oil has always been popular as a hair nourisher and it helps the hair keep its protein. Many are unaware that this ingredient also has an ability to protect the hair from harmful chemicals. The reason is that coconut oil is hydrophobic which means it is able to repel water and thereby seals in moisture to keep the hair healthy and shiny.
Olive oil is another ingredient that moisturizes the hair and scalp preventing the development of dandruff. It has monosaturated fats as well that helps avoid dryness. Its omega 3 fatty acids and antioxidants work in giving the hair shine and improving its elasticity.
Jojoba oil’s main role in in developing new cells. Its antibacterial and fungicidal properties help in promoting a healthy scalp and hair. It also acts as a moisturizer.
Camellia is known as a tea seed oil taken from a wild flower native in China and Japan. It is rich in Vitamins A, B and E, antioxidants, plant collagen and monosaturated fats that promote a healthy and
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