Benefits of The 5 Essentials Oils: African Pride Moisture Miracle Oil
Self-care comes in various forms. For this season's Femailer, we wanted to include African Pride's Moisture Miracle 5 Essentials Oils. Not only does it protect your hair against breakage, but 5 oils are working to bring you healthy feeling and looking hair. This week's blog, we break down each oil and its benefits.
Castor Oil is a nutrient-rich vegetable oil that comes from castor beans. It contains ricinoleic acid and omega-6 fatty acids, which provides essential proteins and nutrients to hair follicles and prevent hair follicle inflammation. When massaging castor oil onto scalps, it helps promote hair growth, nourishment of dry scalp, and the strengthening strand.
Grapeseed Oil is made from grape seed and is full of oligomeric proanthocyanidin complexes, known as OPCs. It contains linoleic acid. When individuals do not get enough linoleic acid, it can lead to dry scalp and hair, even hair loss. One of the primary benefits of grapeseed oil is that it works as a natural sealant to keep moisture in the hair follicle. It can also improve hair shine and vitality, leading to better sebum production and overall healthier scalp.
Argan Oil is made from the fresh kernels of the fruit of the Argan tree in Morocco. It is full of fatty acids and powerful antioxidants, such as Vitamin E. With a host of benefits Argan oil, is mostly used as a moisturizer for hair to maintain moisture while preventing dryness and reducing fizziness, and boosting shine. Being an anti-inflammatory and antioxidant argan can help prevent and improve skin conditions, including those that can affect the scalp such as psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis. The medium-chain fatty acids found in argan oil have a protective effect that can prevent damage from washing and styling.
Coconut Oil is derived from the mature fruits of coconut trees. It is the first plant oil ever used by mankind. Coconut oil stimulates hair growth, getting deep into its follicles. The vitamins and fatty acids in the coconut oil help nourish your scalp and penetrate the hair's cuticle. If your hair feels a little dry or damaged, coconut oil is a good pre-shampoo treatment to prevent shampoos from stripping the oils from your hair. It is also a natural SPF and will protect hair from the harmful rays of the sun.
Mediterranean Basin, produced by pressing whole olives and extracting the oil. When the hair gets dry in the winter, it gets more prone to breakage and split ends. Olive oil adds weight and moisture to your hair and can be a great fix. The oil will act as a serum and repair the split ends. If used regularly, it can also prevent new ones from developing. Olive oil helps to stimulate stronger and healthier hair.
These five essential oils are excellent for ensuring the overall health of your hair! Big thank you to African Pride, for providing a quality product designed to give us flawless hair throughout every season.