by admin on Dec 20, 2022


Why is it good to use oils in my hair?

Scientists believe that using oils once a week on your hair can help prevent damage to the cuticles of your strands. Here we give you 3 reasons to use oils in your hair. In addition to providing basic nourishment for the hair, the oils create a protective shield that prevents damage caused by the sun, irons, dryers, and the environment in general.

Should I use Oils on my Hair Extensions?

The answer is undoubtedly yes, if your extensions are human hair, they should be cared for in much the same way as your own hair. In Hair Extensions, oils should always be applied from the mid-lengths to the ends, taking special care not to apply them to the seam of the extensions or to the part where they were installed on your head, as this can spoil the installation or complicate cleaning. 

And now yes... the 3 reasons why you should use Oils in your hair:

  • Prevent Damage.
  • What many women don't know is that once their hair is damaged, the damage cannot be repaired. There is no permanent solution, except a good cut. The main cause of hair damage is the use of accessories that transmit heat, applying a small amount of oil before using the iron, the dryer or any other element will help prevent thermal damage, if your hair is already damaged, the oil it will fill in the holes in your hair cuticle, making your hair look healthy again.

  • Strengthen the natural oils of the hair.
  • The natural oils secreted by the sebaceous glands of the scalp provide protein to the hair. Oils for use on the hair such as argan oil, almond oil, castor oil, and olive oil will help to supplement and restore the original strength of the protein that is critical to improving hair quality. In addition, they will help reduce frizz and brittleness by providing vitamin E.

  • Increase shine and improve the appearance of your hair
  • Excessive use of chemical hair products such as dyes, permanent straightening, etc. it can cause split ends and make your hair look rough, dry and damaged. The regular use of oils can give your hair a healthy, shiny and nourished look. By nourishing your hair with the use of some oil, you can restore its shine and silkiness, and avoid split or split ends. How to use Oils in my hair? To hydrate your hair and of course your extensions you can use your favorite oil. You can choose between Olive Oil, Almond Oil, Argan Oil, Coconut Oil or Castor Oil. You can easily find them in specialized beauty stores and many commercial brands. You can try and choose the one that works best for you according to your hair type.

    • Mix your hair conditioner with some oil and you have a deep moisturizing mask. Leave it on for about 5 to 10 minutes and then rinse.
    • For your hair extensions, remember to apply only from the middle to the ends. If your scalp is oily, rinse with plenty of cold water.
    • Once you remove your extensions, either permanently or for the cleaning process, massage your hair and scalp with warm oil for 20 or 30 minutes; This facilitates blood circulation in the head and relaxes the mind and body, it also helps to calm the nerves in the brain, which not only relaxes the mind, but also tends to improve eyesight. And finally it helps to restore the natural oils in the scalp. Always remember to rinse with plenty of water and shampoo and dry your hair very well, especially when you want to install your extensions again.
    • Add a little oil to your styling cream or curling spray. If you don't know how to do it, you can check our blog on frizzy hair.