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What are the Benefits of Argan Oil for Hair?

Last Updated: November 24th, 2017

In recent years the western world has found that argan oil has many benefits with regard to health and beauty. Of these the many benefits of using argan oil for a hair treatment are among the most popular. One thing to keep in mind is that the pure argan oil such as that used in Visible Science tends to be quite expensive. Despite the high cost, the results obtained when using Moroccan oil as a hair treatment tend to far outweigh any costs encountered.

Organic Moroccan Argan Oil

Curing Many Hair Problems

There are many different hair problems which can be overcome by simply using argan oil. Among these are dry, frizzy, rough hair, and hair that is dull and lifeless. In fact, recent studies have shown that the benefits of using argan oil for a hair treatment actually outweigh those found in both olive and jojoba oils. This despite the popularity both of these oils currently enjoy as hair and skin treatments.

One of the reasons why Moroccan (argan) oil offers so many benefits is the high levels of both vitamin E and Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids. All of these ingredients have been found to be particularly nutritious to hair that has been starved for proper nutrition. It also contains plenty of oleic and linoleic acids, two ingredients that moisturize and hydrate hair follicles.

Among the Many Benefits

The list of benefits of using argan oil for hair is long and covers a very wide spectrum. For example argan oil is able to penetrate deep into hair follicles and provide moisture and nutrition at the core where it can do the most good. Argan oil helps to lock in moisture and give hair a natural shiny luster. Despite being an oil, it is not oily or greasy in texture and will not leave hair feeling this way or limp due to excessive weight in the way many other oil treatments do.

Since argan oil is very light in texture, there is no risk of a heavy buildup that will leave hair feeling limp and lifeless. It can be used to help restore life and luster to hair that has been damaged by overheating due to curling, crimping, or straightening. For those who experience dry or coarse hair due to coloring, argan oil can help restore moisture and prevent dryness occurring due to continued use of hair coloring products.

The benefits of using argan oil for hair used in products such as Visible Science include helping to protect hair from the damaging UVA and UVB ray of the sun. For those who are experiencing hair loss, the high levels of vitamin E have been proven to stimulate hair growth. Because it provides hair nourishment at root level, argan oil has also been found to be successful at preventing hair loss.

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