You may not believe it to be true, but oils are essential to add into your hair regimen if you want healthy, strong and shiny hair. Once your hair breaks through the surface of the scalp your hair gets in touch with its natural hair oil, sebaceous glands, the main focus of this natural oil is to protect your hair from moisture loss.
We know that with curly or coarser hair it’s harder for this natural oil to reach all the way down to the ends, so the hair tends to be drier, especially with this type of hair it’s important to add oils into your hair regimen.
When adding oils into your hair regimen the oil provides moisture to the hair shaft and it helps keep the bonds strong, the oil helps to lubricate the cuticle, this is the outer layer of your hair shaft and it also helps to strengthen the medulla, this is the inner layer of the hair shaft.
Oils are used in many ways such as a hot oil treatment, for styling or as a vitamin treatment, do what suits you best. When you use any type of oil for your hair, make sure the ingredients are 100% of the type of oil you are using, some oils you can find in your convenience store.
There are many oils such as olive oil, castor oil, coconut oil, jojoba oil and the list goes on and on. All you have to do is try out which oils works best for your hair and apply it on your hair, and your hair will thank you later.