Widely known for its wonderful properties, Argan Oil, has been a valuable product for both hair and skin care. The oil can be found in conditioning shampoos and has benefitted a lot of users. Argan oil can help protect and repair hair that has suffered some damages caused by nature, chemicals and improper treatment.
Argan Oil for Hair Treatments
When applied regularly, the moisturizing properties of argan oil will make the hair stronger, smoother and healthier. In fact, a number of laboratory tests all around the globe have proven this. Its key ingredients like Vitamin A, Vitamin F, Vitamin E, Linoleic Acid, fatty acids and antioxidants repairs and restores hair.
The antioxidant ability of argan oil can also prevent destruction caused by the ultraviolet rays of the sun while its Vitamin A and Vitamin E content keeps the scalp nourished. And because of this several spas have used argan oil as part of their hair treatment service as well as facial treatment.
What’s more argan oil application is really very simple. You can use it before shampooing or as a nightly hair treatment. One thing to remember though, never use too much of the oil as this may weigh your hair down possibly leaving it heavy and greasy.
How to Use Argan Oil
First, take a small portion of the argan oil in the palm of your hand, about five to six drops is enough. And then work into your scalp. Next, take a bit more of the product and work into the base of the hair, massaging, working your way to the rest of the hair. This process will help straighten and repair your split ends. Leave at least an hour before shampooing. After this, your hair will not only be softer but shinier as well.
But your argan oil application does not end there, after washing get a small amount, apply onto hair before blow drying. Lastly, for a truly deep treatment leave overnight and then shampoo in the morning. This will best treat your hair and scalp. This treatment should be done two to three times per week for optimum results.