Coconut had proven to be a very beneficial natural ingredient. It is known for being able to restore natural moisture in your hair, which helps your hair have a natural shine It has the ability to penetrate the hair shaft and to work its way through all layers of the hair strands. It helps reduce loss of protein, and aids in regaining your hair’s natural oil and moisture. From reading up on Coconut oil I learned of numerous benefits, here are some ways you can use coconut oil to benefit your hair:
- Dandruff control.
- Adds body and shine to dull lifeless hair.
- Moisturizes, softens and conditions dry hair
- Strengthens hair from inside the shaft
- Prevents split ends
- Increases hair growth
Deep conditioning with this oil is highly recommended. Apply directly to the hair in liquid or solid form. When using the solid form treat it as if it is Shea butter. Rub it though your fingertips and hands and it will break down making it easier to apply to your hair. If you shampoo or Co-wash apply after cleaning hair. Concentrate on the ends, this is the most delicate part of your hair. The coconut oil will help it retain moisture prevent breakage/split ends. FYI: You can also use as a deep conditioning treatment (with or without heat) by covering your hair. and leaving in for 30-60minutes for best results.
This can be used as a Dandruff treatment because it has various fatty acids. So try applying it to your shampoo and conditioner so that your hair can be conditioning with the oil while washing. After washing apply the Coconut oil to the scalp so that it can help the scalp to regain and retain moisture.
Coconut Oil to Promote Hair Growth
Coconut oil contains Vitamin- E! This helps to keep your scalp healthy and rejuvenate your hair. Apply coconut oil to your scalp daily and you will definitely see a difference. It will revitalize and strengthen your hair follicles, which will prevent further breakage. You hair will grow due the the healthy condition of your scalp and because your hair will be stronger.
TIP: Look online for Coconut Oil Hair Recipes, or just add some oil to your favorite products or substitute for a like product.