Oils for hair restoration

The cosmetic market is full of many different beauty products with the development of modern technology. The products containing oils and vitamins are widely used, but are all oils necessary and good for your hair?

Coconut oil
It is one of the most popular oils for hair and body. It has a pleasant aroma and texture, it is well distributed throughout the hair. It is used to restore the structure of the hair, the elasticity of curls, prevent dryness and brittleness, as a protective agent in the summer-winter period and has an anti-inflammatory effect. However, coconut oil is thick in texture, difficult to wash out, and can have a “greasy hair” effect. If it is used incorrectly, it increases the greasiness of the scalp. It is much better to use just for dry and porous hair.

Almond oil
It helps to normalize the greasiness of the scalp, in combination with massage, it stimulates hair follicles. Vitamins and antioxidants included in the composition of polyunsaturated fatty acids omega-6 and -9 help to improve the appearance of hair and their quality. It is suitable for dry hair, gives silkiness and shine.

Grape seed oil
It has a strong antioxidant effect. It is rich in vitamins and trace elements, linoleic, oleic, stearic, palmitic and arachidic fatty acids. It is suitable for any type of hair. It helps weak and dry hair well, adds shine, does not weigh down the strands and does not create a feeling of stickiness and greasy hair. It nourishes and moisturizes the scalp. It helps with dryness and stimulates hair growth.

Burr oil
It is an extract from the roots of burdock with a rich composition: vitamins (A, E, C, K, group B), minerals, inulin, polysaccharides, palmitic and stearic acids. It is suitable for any type of hair. It moisturizes and smoothes, restores shine and elasticity, stimulates hair growth and moisturizes dry scalp. It is not suitable for oily scalp.

Macadamia oil
It contains a large amount of palmitic acid, which allows it to nourish, moisturize and protect the hair and scalp and regulate the water-fat balance. It is saturated with vitamins and trace elements. It is suitable for colored hair.

Argan oil
It is extracted from the fruits of the argan tree in Morocco. It contains a large amount of vitamin E, trace elements, antioxidants and stearins, which are absent in other oils. It is suitable for all hair types. It moisturizes and restores curls, prevents split ends and "frizzy hair", gives shine and glow.

It is important to remember that with improper and long use, oils can have a negative effect in the form of increased greasiness of the scalp, dandruff, irritation and itching. Do not use oils if you have inflammatory diseases of the scalp, seborrheic dermatitis and severe hair loss. It is better to consult a doctor for treatment with such problems.

Check for allergic reactions by first applying to a small patch of skin on the arm, about 24 hours in advance, to eliminate unpleasant consequences.