Avocado Oil

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Avocado oil has often been termed as a “super oil” for the many qualities it possesses! It can grow hair, moisturize a dry scalp, and is perfect to add slip to a pre-poo or deep conditioning treatment. Jenell Stewart, founder of KinkyCurlyCoilyMe, has already written a great article on the wonders of avocado oil. So, rather than rewrite it all, I have posted the blog for you all below! It can also be found, in its entirety, here!

What is Avocado Oil?

Avocado oil has a number of benefits and uses and its use in hair care is one of its most important benefits. It is an edible oil that is extracted from the avocado fruit pulp and has a sweet and nutty aroma. It has a light texture that makes it easy to soak into the scalp and skin. Use of avocado oil for hair can help deal with a number of hair related problems like hair fall, thinning hair and dandruff. Avocado oil is also being used in many hair and skin care products because of its beneficial properties.”

What’s In Avocado Oil?

“Avocado oil has a number of nutrients that can benefit the growth and the health of all kinds of hair, especially dry hair and African American hair. All of the following nutrients are essential for hair growth and nourishment

Proteins
Vitamin A
Vitamin D
Vitamin E
Vitamin B6
Magnesium
Copper
Iron
Amino acids
Folic acid

Avocado oil is a rich source of Lecithin which gives it good penetrative qualities. It works better when blended with other oils like almond oil or olive oil which are also very good for hair care. The various benefits of avocado oil for hair care can be enjoyed in a number of ways.”

Understand how awesome this avocado oil is now? Great! Now, mix it up with you favorite pre-poo, deep conditioner, or as an oil rinse WITH your conditioner in the shower and enjoy all these amazing benefits!

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