Base or Regular Oils for HairThese are oils such as olive, castor, burdock, almond, corn, linseed, peach, etc. They can be applied to the skin, to the hair in a pure form and in unlimited quantities. Basic they are called because they can be added to other components, including ethers. You can mix hair oils with each other.
You can do this in arbitrary amounts, if only there was no allergy. Well, we must remember that some oils are quite heavy for hair - castor, for example.
- Well penetrate into the cuticle, and therefore have the maximum effect, olive, coconut and avocado oil.
- Most oils are not able to penetrate far into the hair, and yet have a good healing effect, especially due to penetration into the scalp - burdock, castor, peach, almond, argan, linseed, etc.
- Absolutely does not have the ability to penetrate either inside the hair, or in the scalp mineral oil. This oil is a product of oil refining, it is toxic and clogs pores.
Aroma oils for HairThis kind of hair oil is applied only externally, in a diluted form and in a small amount. For example, you can add a few drops of a suitable ether to any mask or base oil. Here you need to distinguish between aromatic oils and essential oils.
- Essential oils are obtained by cold pressing a large number of certain herbs and plants. They contain all the natural properties of the plant and is truly a curative and highly effective remedy.
- Aroma oils. They can be synthesized artificially. Are used for aromatization of premises, cosmetics, perfumery. Health benefits do not come.
Industrial cosmetic oils for HairThese are products of cosmetic companies designed for hair care. The composition of such a product can include several natural oils, both basic and aromatic or ethereal. Manufacturers can mix hair oils and many other ingredients, including vitamins, silicones, glycerin, dyes, preservatives. They undoubtedly can be of great use to the hair, or at least have a purely cosmetic effect.
The choice is yours. The main thing is to pick up that beauty recipe that suits you and brings the desired effect!