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Coconut Oil Has a Unique ability to Penetrate the Hair Shaft

There was a study published in the Journal of Cosmetic Science about coconut oil as a hair conditioner. It found that coconut oil is best used as a prewash conditioner, as it helps prevent water from penetrating the hair strands (when water penetrates hair strands it causes the surface of the hair shaft to rise, […]

Coconut Oil was the only oil found to reduce the Protein Loss in Hair

Previously published results showed that both in vitro and in vivo coconut oil CNO treatments prevented combing damage of various hair types. Using the same methodology, an attempt was made to study the properties of mineral oil and sunflower oil on hair. Mineral oil MO was selected because it is extensively used in hair oil […]