Oils are exactly solutions to any problem. You just need to choose the right oil. There are different types of hair oils, and every man has an individual reaction to them. If you are going to use any hot products such as hot air rollers or irons, oils are one of the methods that can save your hair from getting damaged by heat.

Let’s consider different oil and how to use them for hair care.

Basic Oils

These are oils such as olive, castor, burdock, almond, corn, linseed, peach, etc. They can be applied to the skin in unlimited quantities. They can be added to other components, including ethers. You can mix hair oils with each other as well.

But remember that some oils are quite heavy for hair – castor oil, for example.

There are different hair and the key moment for their classification is the ability to penetrate the hair cuticle.

Well penetrate the cuticle, and therefore have the maximum effect – olive, coconut and avocado oils.

Not much penetrate the cuticle, but still have an excellent healing effect Β – burdock, castor, peach, almond, argan, linseed, etc.

Absolutely cannot penetrate the cuticle – products of oil refining, they are very toxic.

Aroma Oils

Such hair oils are applied only externally, in a small amount. For example, you can add a few drops of a suitable oil to any mask.. Here you need to distinguish between aromatic oils and essential oils.

Essential oils are obtained by cold pressing of certain herbs and plants. They contain all the natural properties of the plant and is truly highly effective remedy.

Aroma Oils. They can be synthesized artificially. They are used for aromatization of premises, cosmetics, perfumery. They bring no benefits to health.

Cosmetic oils

These products are designed for hair care by cosmetic companies. The composition of such a product can include several natural oils, both basic and aroma oils. Manufacturers can mix hair oils and many other ingredients, including vitamins, silicones, glycerin, dyes, preservatives. They can be very useful for hair care, or at least can give a purely cosmetic effect.

The choice is yours. The main thing is to choose the beauty recipe that suits you and brings the desired effect!


Types of hair oils

2 thoughts on “Types of hair oils

  • 12.01.2018 at 16:30

    Thanks for the information! Despite the fact that I try to use hair oils for a long time and always read about them, I have read this article with pleasure and even saved it in bookmarks πŸ˜‰

  • 12.01.2018 at 16:31

    I use oils to restore my hair very often. My favorite is macadamia oil!

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