One of the best oil for hair treatment is the coconut oil. It is very effective for curing many hair related issues. Coconut oil, which is prepared naturally doesn’t contain alcohols, silicone or any other added chemicals that are harmful for the hair and skin. Because of this, many people prefer to use coconut oil for hair treatment compared to any other products in the market.
Coconut oil is one of the best natural treatments for hair problems; it repairs damaged hair and makes dry hair healthy. The coconut oil is also good for preventing dandruff because of its anti-fungal nature.
Why Choose Coconut Oil?
Coconut is produced by many brands and is commonly available in various grocery, food and health stores. It is very good for reconditioning dry hair and damaged hair because of its better molecular structure compared to other plant oils.
Coconut oil is rich in vitamin E, capric acid and lauric acid which makes the hair stronger by preventing loss of protein, thus it restructures the hair and brings shine to it.
Regular users of the coconut oil say that it makes their hair shiny, strong and they report less hair loss, split ends and breakage.
Coconut Oil for Deep Conditioning Hair
Take some tablespoons of coconut oil and massage your clean hair with it. If your hair is thin and easily becomes greasy then avoid massaging your scalp as the weight of the oil can bend your hair. If you have longer hair, then you will need more oil. Use more oil at the ends of your hair where they are mostly damaged and dry. Use less oil in mid and scalp area. Divide your hair in sections and then massage it accordingly so the whole hair can get the benefits. People living in colder areas will need to warm the oil from solid state. Let the oil stay for half an hour, but if you have porous or dry hair then leave it for longer time. After the treatment, use shampoo to wash your hair.
People with damage, heat styled and over processed hair will find coconut oil the best treatment. Experience your hair by using different amount of oil and leaving oil for longer time.
Coconut Oil for Moisturizing Hair
Apply coconut oil at the ends of the hair to moisturize them if your hair is dry then it will work best for you.
Coconut Oil for Treating Dandruff
Coconut oil can be used to treat dandruff. Apply small amount of it on your hair and massage. Let it stay on your hair for ten minutes and leave it overnight. Wash off the oil from your hair with shampoo.