Oils for faster hair growth and nourishment



Find out which oil is best for your hair

Oils for faster hair growth and nourishment

Oiling the hair is the most important thing in the hair care routine. Oils provides the essential nutrients to the scalp and hair which in turn promotes hair growth and makes the hair thick and strong. Gently massaging the scalp improves blood circulation essential for hair growth and adds moisture to scalp. Leaving the oil overnight on scalp and rinsing it off next day is the best method.

There are many different oils available in markets. We get often confused which will be the best oil for our hair, because each oil has its own benefits and we need to choose wisely which best suits our hair and scalp type.

Use can use a combination of oils to treat your hair problems.

The oils are classified into 2 types base oil/carrier oil and the other is essential oil. The base oil is oil taken in maximum quantity and few drops of essential oil is added to it. You can use only one oil and experiment with it. But don’t expect great results just in one application, and in case you feel that its not suiting your skin, irritating it then immediately stop using.

Some popular oils and their benefits are listed below. Find out which oil is for you..

Coconut oil

coconut oil

Coconut oil is very gentle but very effective. The extra virgin, cold compressed coconut oil provides great nourishment for hair. It provides moisture to the hair and strengthens the hair. Almost used in every other Indian house and used from generations because of its good for all hair types.

Almond oil

ID-100410935 Almond Oil by phasinphoto                                                            Image courtesy of phasinphoto at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Almond oil contains high amounts of Vitamin E, omega fatty acids and works wonders for hair. It nourishes hair, makes it look shiny and add volume to the hair.

The high content of vitamin E thus is great for dry and frizzy hair and dry scalp.

In addition to this it has beautiful sweet smell, you will definitely love.

This oil is great to use even in winters when our scalp turns dry because of cold weather.

Amla oil

Also called as Indian gooseberry is packed with Vitamin C and anti-oxidants. And works excellent for pre-mature graying of hair. For natural black and shiny hair Amla oil is great.

It also conditions the hair, make it smooth and silky and tames the frizzes.

Argan Oil

“Liquid Gold” this is what it is called. It is a nutty smell oil taken out of Argan nut grown only in Morocco. This oil is multipurpose oil, it works great moisturizer for skin, is heat protectant, and works wonder for oily as well as dry hair.

It is very light and gets easily absorbed in skin and moisturizes the scalp. It works really well on oily scalp and dry hair as it tames the frizzes without giving an oily look. But make sure you buy a 100% pure Argan oil, Argan oil mixed with other carrier oil may be of no use.

Olive Oil


Olive oil not only used in make delicious pasta and salad dressing but also provides great nourishment to scalp and hair. Its anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties reduces the itchy scalp and dry scalp problems and also helps fight dandruff by moisturizing the scalp.

Its also great for skin, as it moisturizes the skin deeply and is also wonderful in removing the makeup.

Castor Oil

Castor oil is a very thick and sticky oil but contains very high amount of Vitamin E. Its great for thick hair. It encourages hair growth and nourishes the scalp.

It is enough if you apply this oil just half an hour before hair wash, leaving it overnight may be very irritating and annoying because it very greasy and attract all the dust and dirt.

Tea tree oil

Tea tree oil is the essential oil, just adding a few drops in coconut oil or any other base oil may is very beneficial for itchy scalp.

Its anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties helps in fighting the dandruff and itchiness problems.

Rose Oil

Rose oil smells wonderful. Just the few drops of this essential oil in your favorite carrier oil highly moisturizes the scalp and conditions the hair.

Grape seed oil

Grape seed oil is very light, non greasy oil. Its great moisturizer, just a few drops does wonders for dry hair. It tames the frizzes and gives perfect shine and makes it manageable.

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