Coconut oil offers a number of health benefits and can be used for a number of things. This is why its popularity has grown immensely. It can be used for a variety of things, from improving your hair and cooking to promoting your wellbeing and health.
Use this oil as a hair product and it will prevent thinning, falling out and graying of your hair. Read about how to use it as a hair product.
Coconut oil can make the hair grow faster, longer and thicker in a completely natural way. The vitamins and essential fatty acids in this oil remove oil accumulation which is discharged from the hair follicles, and nourish the scalp. Use this oil on a daily basis like this:
Wash the hair very gently prior to going to bed. Use a shampoo which is all natural and sulfate-free. Apply a conditioner.
Take organic virgin coconut oil, melt it, but make sure not to overheat it.
Then, comb your hair to make sure that there aren’t any tangles.
Massage the coconut oil in your scalp. Make sure that the entire scalp is covered with this oil.
In the end, wrap a cloth or a towel round the head and let it overnight so that the oil soaks in your scalp.
Coconut oil stimulates blood circulation that promotes hair growth. It is for the best to massage coconut oil every second day for ten minutes at the minimum. You should be able to cover your scalp with one spoon. Being abundant in vitamin K and vitamin E, this will make the follicles of the hair healthy.
Coconut oil can reduce the loss of protein in the hair, regardless if it is damaged or not. Coconut oil is rich in lauric acid, and it is really attracted to the proteins which are necessary for healthy hair. Coconut oil has low molecular weight and can easily penetrate in the head and in the hair shaft. In order to use this oil for damaged hair, you will need one teaspoon of coconut oil and apply it to your whole hair before washing it. Leave it for around half an hour prior to washing it. Moreover, you can apply half a spoon of coconut oil on your hair as a conditioner.
Coconut oil has high capacity for retaining moisture, it does not break down or evaporate easily, and it is very stable, thereby excellent for retaining hair moisture. It makes the hair soft and prevents breaking.
In order to use it for moisture retention, apply it in a similar way to how would you do it if your hair is damaged. This is going to keep the hair moist. Coconut oil is fat better than any other commercial product.
Harsh commercial products on the market can make dry hair even rougher. These hair products make the scalp flaky and dry and that damages the hair even more. Coconut oil is an excellent and all natural replacement to the commercial products.