Hair damage is inevitable in the world we live in, with pollution and free radicals at every corner! Whether you have thick, short 4b/4c hair or thick, oily 2a/2b hair or super dry and damaged 1b hair, we could all use some nourishing care! One of the most well known “hair secrets” to heal all kinds of hair ailments, is “liquid gold”, aka Moroccan argan oil. Historically used for centuries, the Phoenicians relied on the argan fruit oil for healing and beauty benefits!
What is Argan Oil?
Argan oil is derived from the argan fruit, which is known to be very expensive because of the laborious processing by Berber women, which takes about 250 pounds of fruit to produce just one liter of oil. With the craze of argan/Moroccan oil in beauty products, people have fallen in love with its reparative and deeply nourishing benefits. This is why our Moroccan argan oil range of shampoo, conditioner, and hair oil is formulated to repair the damage, seal split ends, and boost your hair’s healthy shine! The best thing about argan oil is how deeply it is able to penetrate into your hair, skin, or nails to really hydrate and nourish all levels of porosity. Argan oil’s nutty smell is something that is very pleasant, but neutral so that when it is mixed with the other botanicals, the smell is very inoffensive.
If you’re concerned about the side effects of argan oil shampoo, we can proudly say that argan oil is actually considered to be much more hypoallergenic than other oils and you should be fine! If you are allergic or have an extremely sensitive scalp, then we always recommended you always conduct a patch test before applying it all over.
How to Get Rid of a Dry and Flaky Scalp
Itchy dryness and flakes can come from over-drying our scalps with harsh hair care products. If you’re serious about upgrading your hair care game, try WOW for 3-8 months to repair the longtime damage of overdrying your scalp. One of the best ways to treat overly dry and damaged hair and scalp is to first use reset the scalp with a clarifying shampoo, like WOW Skin Science Charcoal Shampoo or Apple Cider Vinegar Shampoo to remove buildup, and then using the WOW Skin Science Moroccan Argan Oil Shampoo for daily use! It can provide soothing relief to dryness and flakiness on your scalp, not just your hair!
Because of argan oil’s properties, being rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, it is an amazing choice to hydrate and nourish dry, dull, and damaged hair. Too much of any oil (coconut, jojoba, castor oil, argan oil, etc.) can weigh down your hair or can oversaturate the strands, making it harder to allow other hair products space to penetrate and work. So, it is best to use hair care products with argan oil in them, as the other active ingredients will provide the perfect balance to your hair.
Repairing Hair Damage
Whether its heat styling, chemical treatments like hair dyeing, or general UV and free radical exposure, hair needs damage repair! WOW Skin Science Moroccan Argan Oil Shampoo is plant-powered with potent botanicals like argan oil, almond oil, saw palmetto, nettle leaf, and aloe vera to deliver much-needed hydration to repair damaged hair. Argan oil can make your hair look shinier, help detangle your hair from pesky knots, smooth frizz, and seal and split ends! Argan oil does not cause hair loss, on the contrary, removing buildup around the hair follicles will promote healthy hair growth! Its reparative properties from vitamin E and omega fatty acids help encourage cell turnover for faster healing and strengthen your hair’s barrier against damaging outside irritants. The best part is that this line of hair products works for all hair types as it is light enough for very straight hair, but still hydrating and long-lasting enough to penetrate into even the curliest or coarsest of hairs.
How To Use Argan Oil Shampoo
Thanks to the universal application of WOW Skin Science Moroccan Argan Oil Shampoo, it is definitely the best option for argan oil shampoos with our 100% vegan, cruelty-free formulas for all hair types! If you are someone with very fine and greasy hair, argan oil shampoo is safe enough to use daily-- just make sure to not apply the correct amount for your hair needs. Use this shampoo every other day for normal hair. If you have oily hair, training your hair to go longer without washing will signal to your oil glands to stop producing as much, leaving you with less oily hair in the long run!
Argan oil is considered to be rarer than gold due because of how expensive it is to create a liter of argan oil. Even with this nourishing ingredient going mainstream, it is still only produced in Northern Africa through the laborious effort of Berber women. All in all, argan oil is a wonderful ingredient that has been able to provide a lot of cultural and financial benefit to the women of Morocco and has become the staple hair ingredient. When contemplating why you should incorporate argan oil products into your hair routine, we hope that you think about the numerous topical benefits that the oil produces AND the numerous cultural progresses that it also brings!