Moisturize Dry Hair with Coconut Oil

August 21, 2010 by Jody Morse  
Published in Hair

Trying to moisturize dry hair or a dry scalp? A hot coconut oil treatment can be a beneficial and effective option.

Anyone who has very dry hair may be looking for ways to prevent this problem. It is ideal to consider trying out a home remedy if you have not found any conditioners which seem to work well. A hot coconut oil treatment is a very popular remedy for dry hair in the African-American community. Women who suffer from dry hair may find that a coconut oil treatment can be an effective option.

Coconut Oil is a Deep Conditioner

If you are looking for a natural oil which will provide your hair with a deep moisturizer, coconut oil can be a good option. It can moisturize both the hair and the scalp. If you suffer from a dandruff problem due to dry scalp, you may find that coconut oil can be an effective option. Many people find that hot coconut oil treatments are more effective than many of the dandruff products on the market.

How to Do a Coconut Oil Treatment

Have you made the decision to do a coconut oil treatment? The first thing that you will need to do is heat the coconut oil in the microwave so that it will be in a liquid form instead of a solid form. Make sure that it is not too hot and then apply a small amount to your hair and scalp, if desired. It is ideal to start with one teaspoon. If you find that this is not enough coconut oil, consider dipping your fingers in the coconut oil to get the desired amount. Keep in mind that applying too much coconut oil to the hair can be a bad idea because it can be difficult to get out and may give your hair an oily appearance. Allow the coconut oil to set for 15 to 20 minutes before rinsing it out thoroughly.

A hot coconut oil treatment can be very beneficial. Whether you have coarse, dry hair that needs moisture or you want to get rid of dandruff due to dry scalp, this home remedy can be very effective.

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One Response to “Moisturize Dry Hair with Coconut Oil”
  1. mikky webs Says:

    Nice read thanks a lot. Have a nice weekend.

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