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There are many different types of natural oils with many uses, which people utilize for several health, beauty and fitness reasons. Many of these natural oils have been featured on the website over the years.
However, there is quite a lot of misinformation on natural oils, how to use them and their best benefits for hair. The Natural Oils for Hair and Health website focuses on researching and testing out oil, writing about them and the best way to use them and helping to dispel any myths about natural oils.
5 Facts About Natural Oils Everyone Should Know
1. Natural Oils Fall into 3 Categories
There are three types of natural oils – Fatty oils like castor that have large molecular weight and sit on the surface of the hair shaft without penetrating it. Semi fatty oils like almond and avocado, which are absorbed more easily and dry oils like grape seed and coconut, which are light and disappear into the hair shaft without leaving behind a residue.
2. Only 3 Oils Can Penetrate Hair
3. Heating Up Oils Helps
Warming up oil before massaging it into your scalp fixes a great variety of scalp problems such as dandruff. However, not all natural oils do well with heating so check the full profile in the article before heating up an oil.
4. Works for Every Hair Type
No matter your hair type, there is at least one type of oil that is suitable for it.
5. Can Fix Most Hair and Beauty Issues
Most natural oils can be used to address many hair and skin care issues once you pin point exact problems. All that remains is developing a proper regimen and solution to use natural oils effectively.
Browse the archives to find out more about the different types of natural oils and how you can use them for your hair and beauty needs. Over 80 natural oils have been featured on this website with many more to follow.
If you would like to know more about how to use natural oils for specific purposes to get more effective use out of them for healthy hair care, you may want to check out the Healthy Hair Care Series.