How to Use Argan Oil for Hair ?

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Argan oil is a natural plant oil used to treat a variety of hair conditions, it is also used for cosmetic purposes to tame frizzy or dry hair, lock in moisture in the hair and give hair a natural looking sheen. The right way to use Argan oil for hair depends on why you are using it.

If you are using pure, undiluted Argon oil then you only need a very small amount for most situations. A few drops are usually more than enough to tame frizzy hair or use for general styling.

Individuals using Argan Oil to treat scalp conditions, such as dandruff and hair loss, will need a little more, start with one or two drops and increase gradually as needed.



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Argan is a great choice for styling your hair, regardless of the style you want. Regardless of the type of hair you have, dry, brittle and frizzy, or coarse, straight or wavy, Argan oil will tame and add shine to your hair.

To apply place a few drops in the palm of your hands, rub together and apply to damp hair before styling.

Because Argan oil also acts as a heat protector, apply it before using your hair drier to protect your hair from damage and provide long lasting, flexible hold.

Apply to curls to enhance and boost volume before using a curling iron, and to protect hair from heat and environmental factors.

The amount of oil that you use is affected by the type of hair you have and the desired results. If your hair is thin or fine, apply a very small amount to weightlessly boost volume.

Individuals with thick and very curly hair should use more generous amounts and apply it one section at a time to damp hair.


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There are many things that can damage your hair, from frequent dying and shampooing, to heat exposure and environmental factors.

Applying a weekly treatment is important to help your hair stay healthy and to repair damage done throughout the week. Argan Oil is a great option for deep repair, leave-in treatments for damaged hair.

Apply a generous amount of Argon Oil to wet clean hair one section at a time. Starting from the roots, apply a generous amount to each section till complete.

Add a few more drops to your fingertips and massage into your scalp using small circular motions. Leave it in for 2-3 hours for best results.

If your hair is seriously damaged, Argon oil should be left on overnight and used as a hot-oil treatment for maximum results.

Once the oil is in your hair, sit in a sauna or hooded dryer for 30min, or cover your hair with a hot towel or plastic wrap.

Repeating the treatment regularly is important to keeping hair healthy and shiny. For seriously damaged hair, repeating the treatment on a bi-weekly basis is suggested to help your hair heal properly.


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Removing dead skin cells, dandruff, oils and dirt is the first step to applying Argan Oil for hair growth.

To remove dead skin cells from your scalp wash thoroughly and use a sugar scrub to clean your scalp thoroughly and remove all impurities. Scrub the scalp gently, using small circular motions, for 1-2 minuets.

Once your hair is clean and damp, apply Argan Oil to your finger tips and massage into your scalp. Use slow, circular motions to help the oil penetrate deep into your scalp.

Continue the massage for at least 10 minutes to ensure full absorption and to stimulate blood flow to your scalp.

Repeat the treatment every other day for maximum results. This treatment is also a great way to treat dry, itchy scalps, dandruff, psoriasis, seborrhea and other conditions of the scalp.

Argan oil is the ‘liquid gold‘ of cosmetic essential oils. This 100% natural oil is full of vitamins and minerals that promote healthy hair, protect your hair from heat and damage and stimulate hair growth.

Applying Argan oil properly is important to achieving the best results and getting the hair you’ve always dreamed of.

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