HAIR OILS? YOU MUST HAVE ONE!
There is nothing better than a high quality hair oil! But which one is the good one? If you don’t know the answer, this text is going to help you. You will find all useful information on hair oils. You will read about the components, action, usage and many other things connected with these products.
WHAT CAN YOU FIND IN HAIR OILS – THE BEST INGREDIENTS
Oils must contain certain components in order to work and deliver the best effects. These are essential fatty acids (EFA), most of all – omega-3, -6, -9. They improve the condition of hair, and keep the scalp nourished and healthy. There are three types of oils - classified on the basis of the structure of acids: saturated, monounsaturated and polyunsaturated oils. We must match these oils to our hair porosity: low, medium or high.
Vitamins and minerals are also included in hair oils. Group B, H and E vitamins are the most beneficial for your scalp and hair. Zinc, iron, potassium and silicon also come in useful. Moreover, oils that you want to try out should contain some extra healing and conditioning substances. For example: hyaluronic acid, keratin, panthenol or aloe vera.
HAIR OILS RANKING
Here it is! The latest comparison review of hair oils. You can read about all qualities of the products. You will find out about the composition and properties of oils. In order to create the ranking, we have invited women of different age groups and hair condition to test the products. Then, we have collected their opinions to help you decide which oil is suitable for you so that you can start the treatment!
Hair type: low, medium and high porosity hair Scalp: any Properties: lots of properties; universal action matching every hair and scalp type Formula: semi-fluid oil Bottle: glass, pump bottle Capacity: 100 ml Everyone can start using Nanoil Hair Oil, regardless of their hair porosity. There are three versions of the product: for low, medium and high
Hair type: all; especially thick and dense Scalp: normal Properties: moisturises, nourishes, repairs, protects Formula: semi-fluid oil Bottle: pump bottle Capacity: 125 ml Kerastase Elixir Ultime is recommended for all hair types and normal scalp. It has a variety of uses and lots of valuable properties. If your hair needs complex care and product with
Hair type: all Scalp: any Properties: moisturizes, nourishes, regenerates and protects Formula: light, organic oil of semi-liquid formula Bottle: dark pharmaceutical glass, pipette applicator Capacity: 50 ml Nanoil Argan Oil is a unique cosmetic with perfect formula. It’s one of the most frequently recommended beauty oils mainly because of the positive reviews and its high
Hair type: all Scalp: any Properties: adds gloss, smoothness, protects hair ends Formula: silicones and oils Bottle: plastic pump bottle Capacity: 100 ml Dove Pure Care Dry Oil conditions all types of hair and scalp. All you need to do is apply a small amount of the cosmetic to see its complex action. You will
Hair type: greasy Scalp: problematic, dandruff Properties: strengthens, reduces dandruff, cleanses Formula: thick oil Bottle: glass dropper bottle Capacity: 100 ml Khadi Anti-dandruff Hair Oil with fenugreek and mustard is dedicated for greasy hair, and scalp that is affected by dandruff. If you want to have a healthy scalp and beautiful hairdo, try out this
Hair type: all Scalp: normal Properties: smoothing, beautifying, adding shine Formula: lightweight mist Bottle: plastic, atomiser Capacity: 50-125 ml Macadamia Healing Oil Spray works for all hair types and normal scalp. You want beautiful and shiny hairstyle? Test this mist and enjoy amazing hair. When to use Macadamia Healing Oil Spray? If you often heat style
Hair type: colour-treated, dry, damaged Scalp: sensitive, dry and normal Properties: moisturising, repairing, strengthening Formula: silicones and oils Bottle: pump bottle Capacity: 100 – 250 ml Elvive Extraordinary Oil is recommended for colour-treated, dry and damaged hair. It also works for sensitive, dry and normal scalp. You must test it. When to use Elvive Extraordinary
Hair type: dry and damaged Scalp: dry and normal Properties: providing heat protection, smoothness, shine Formula: lightweight mist Bottle: atomiser Capacity:150 ml Timotei Precious Oils Mist works for hair that is extremely dry, damaged and often undergoes heat styling, colouring. It will also nourish dry and normal scalp. If this is your hair and scalp
Hair type: all Scalp: normal Properties: heat protection, smoothing, shine-boosting Formula: semi-fluid Bottle: pump bottle Capacity: 92 ml Matrix Exquisite Oil Biolage works for all hair types. If you regularly colour or heat style your hair, this cosmetic is perfect for you. You want to improve the condition of your hairdo? Start the treatment now!
Hair type: damaged, dry, colour-treated, long Scalp: dry and sensitive Properties: repairs, strengthens, protects from high temperature Formula: oily Bottle: glass pump bottle Capacity: 50 ml Kallos LAB 35 Nourishing Hair Oil is a prefect cosmetic for those who like various hairstyling treatments. It will condition the strands, nurture the scalp and make your hairdo
ACTION OF HAIR OILS
Hair oils offer a variety of uses. It has a positive influence on scalp as well as hair. It conditions the hair inside and outside.
How do oils nurture your hair?
- smooth, tame fly-aways, facilitate styling and combing
- protect during heat styling, speed up blow-drying, keep hair colour long-lasting
- shield from impurities, sunlight, drying substances and chlorinated water
- repair split ends, rebuild hair structure, make hair bulbs stronger
- add gloss and beautiful aroma
- deliver lots of nutrients
How do oils nurture your scalp?
- reduce dandruff
- inhibit hair loss, prevent premature graying of hair
- moisturise and nourish
- alleviate irritation
APPLICATION IS ALSO IMPORTANT – USING HAIR OILS
Method for applying hair oils often influences the effects of the treatment. Hair maniacs say about a few ways for using oils. Hair oiling is the best-known. This treatment is highly popular in India. You can watch an online video to learn how to do it. Apart from traditional hair oiling, there are some beginner-friendly methods, including: applying an oil to dry or wet hair; mixing an oil with a mask or conditioner; oiling in a bowl; applying an oil in form of a spray.
HOW MUCH IS IT, WHERE TO BUY, WHAT ARE SOME OPINIONS?
The price of hair oil depends on its components, popularity (of a given product or brand), availability and capacity. The higher the price, the finer the quality. And the other way round: low price means poor quality.
If you want to buy a really good hair oil, check other people’s opinions. It is a good idea to read some comments of those who regularly use this form of haircare. It might be easier for you to take a right decision if you listen to those who know their way around hair care.
Some hair oils aren’t easily accessible. You will find them online, at some hair salons or large shops with haircare products. Others are widely available at drug stores and shops with beauty products.