Originally found in Morocco, Argan oil is a rich source of vitamins, omega-6 fatty acids, and other nutrients. Trichologists openly recommend argan oil for a variety of hair and scalp problems. You can either use it for treatment at home, or buy an argan oil based shampoo. Singapore being a tropical country, using argan oil before stepping out in the sun is beneficial. Here’s 6 reasons why you should start using argan oil on your hair!
It fights dry scalp and dandruff
Vitamin E is extremely beneficial for hair and is found largely in argan oil. Due to its antioxidant properties, it boosts hair cells encouraging healthy hair growth which has even been used for hair regrowth purposes! Besides, it also makes an efficient moisturizer for dry scalp. Shampooing without moisturizing can lead to flakiness, which, in the long run, gives rise to dandruff. Use shampoos for dry and damaged hair like the ADV Argan Oil Shampoo, which has natural moisturizing agents.
Using Argan Oil as a Leave-In Conditioner
This miraculous oil is commonly used as a leave-in conditioner, to prevent flyaway and frizz. Pure argan oil can be used as an amazingly effective, chemical-free leave-in conditioner. Use a trichologist-certified variant like the ADV Argan Oil, which has been awarded the best hair oil by CLEO Beauty Hall of Fame. All you need is a few drops of it, rub the oil thoroughly between your palms and then comb your hands and fingers thoroughly through damp or towel-dried hair. Make sure to massage into the scalp and tips to promote healthy scalp, encourage hair growth and to treat split ends.
Perfect for oily scalps
It’s a common tendency among those with an oily scalp to dry out the scalp. This only exacerbates the problem of sebum production. A hot argan oil massage can serve as an excellent oily scalp treatment which works by stimulating blood circulation, evenly redistributing oil, and facilitating its smooth movement into the hair shaft. Again, for best results leave it on the hair for about three minutes and wash off with cold water. Use weekly to start and less frequently as condition improves.
To create perfect curls and waves
Due to the shape of curly hair strands, the hair tends to be under-moisturized. The curly-haired scalp, on the other hand, can get very oily. Curly hair care comes down to managing these two competing demands. Argan oil can help not only with that, but also help define to achieve perfect curls and waves. Apply a few drops to your scalp with your fingers and focus on the layers and the ends. After that, use a microfiber towel to gently squeeze your hair. You might just discover the cure for your hair woes! Learning to care for your hair properly can be a path to finally loving your hair.