Carrier oils, also known as ‘base oils’, are named as such because they are used to carry essential oils (which have aromatherapeutic benefits) onto the skin. Nevertheless, this does not mean that carrier oils are without their own benefits. So, if you’re looking to have healthy and beautiful hair, these carrier oils are the ones you should try!
Rich in vitamin E, omega-6 and omega-9. Argan oil is one of the rarest oils in the world. It has an amazing ability to moisturize, nourish and improve the condition of your scalp and hair. This makes argan oil brilliant for dry and/or dandruff-prone scalps, and also for thin, frizzy and/or brittle hair.
2. Apricot Kernel Oil
A light and emollient oil that’s high in fatty acids. This ‘lightness’ makes it easy to be absorbed into the hair and scalp, whereas as an emollient, it will help make your hair smooth and pliable. Apricot kernel oil is also rich in vitamins A and E. It can be used to help seal ends and to prevent split ends. It can also be used to help treat dry, flaky scalps.
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An intensive and rich oil that has softening and protective properties, along with the ability to promote cell regeneration. It’s incredibly rich in vitamin D, potassium, amino acids and protein that can stimulate hair growth. It is also effective in unclogging hair follicles, keeping your hair moisturized and soft, and also assists in hair regeneration. Brilliant for damaged hair and for boosting hair growth.
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Very thick and viscous which makes it useful to lock in moisture. Castor oil has a ricinoleic acid content that’s perfect for strengthening roots and nourishing the scalp. It also has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal properties which can help treat scalp infections, and is rich in many other essential nutrients that can treat damaged hair. Though, this oil may not always suitable to be used in large amounts on it’s own for hair care.
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Our coconut oil is light, non-greasy, non-staining and liquid oil. It’s rich in antioxidants like vitamins E and K, which help repair and build healthy tissues, strengthening the hair and preventing it from breaking and thinning out. The fatty acids present can reduce inflammation and repair scalp and hair damage. It’s also an effective moisturizer, thus it can help treat dry scalps.
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Easily absorbed due to its nature being similar to the sebum naturally produced by our body, doesn’t clog pores and perfect for sealing moisture, jojoba oil is effective for those with dry and normal hair types who want frizz-free and shinier hair. Moreover, it prefect as an oil cleanser, and can also help promote hair growth. It also has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties which can help your scalp.
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Great for treating hair and scalp issues like dandruff, dry and flaky scalp, and frizzy hair. Olive oil also increases the elasticity of hair, strengthening it so that your hair is less problem to breakage or being pulled out. Moreover, olive oil has a significant amount of antioxidants and it also has antibacterial and moisturizing properties, which helps promote scalp health.
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Sunflower Seed Oil has a high omega-9 content, which is known to be one of the essential fatty acids that stimulates hair growth, and prevents brittle hair and hair loss. Its extremely high vitamin E content can protect skin cells from harmful UV rays. It’s also packed with vitamins A, B, C, potassium, iron, and calcium which benefits your hair and scalp.
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Light and quick to be absorbed, Sweet Almond Oil can help improve scalp circulation, stimulate hair growth and minimize hair loss. It’s a good source of vitamin E and unsaturated fats which can help retain moisture and heal scalps. It can also soften your hair due to it’s nature as an emollient, while simultaneously strengthening and repairing it.
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A luxurious and exotic wonder oil that contains over 190 nutrients and phytonutrients, including vitamins C, E and A. Also rich in omega-3, 6, 9 and 7, and has powerful anti-inflammatory properties. Sea buckthorn oil can repair and assist in the regeneration of cells, increase hair growth and shine, improve blood circulation, prevent breakage and split ends, and more!
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We hope this post helps you!
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