Coconut oil hair benefits

July 1, 2013

Coconut oil is very beneficial for the hair: It is easily absorbed by the hair. It can be used for doing the Greenhouse effect. It is good for doing a pre-shampoo conditioning (prepooing). When you apply it to the hair before shampooing your hair, it gets absorbed by the hair. The hair is unable to absorb excessive amounts water. This reduces the extent of expansion the hair follicle undergoes. As…


Sealing with JBCO

June 6, 2013

Sealing with Jamaican black castor oil can help preserve your hair’s moisture levels. Its high viscosity can help prevent water loss from your hair. Especially if your hair is perpetually dry. You can use Jamaican black castor oil diluted or undiluted. Diluting it is a good idea if you have a sensitive scalp or your hair is fine or thin. If you are going to be using it diluted, it’s…


JBCO as a deep conditioner

May 20, 2013

How to use Jamaican black castor oil as a deep conditioner (after washing your hair) You can use it in several ways: as a scalp treatment during deep conditioning. If you have a bottle with a long tip, you can pour the Jamaican black castor oil (JBCO) into this and apply it directly onto your scalp. If you don’t have an applicator bottle, simply part your hair and apply the JBCO to…


Oils for hair

May 16, 2013

The list of oils for hair is endless but I’ll talk about a few of the ones that I use. Oils for hair can be grouped into carrier oils and essential oils. The carrier oils can further be grouped into: Easily absorbent oils Ceramide-rich oils Others Easily absorbent oils Coconut Oil: Although this oil is not a protein, it helps the hair retain its protein content. As a result, if…


Using JBCO to ‘prepoo’

May 14, 2013

You can use Jamaican black castor oil in several ways: 1. As a pre-shampoo hot oil treatment . Part your hair into 2-4 sections. If your hair tangles easily, you might want to braid each section first. Dampen each hair section lightly with water or hair conditioner to allow easier spread of the oil (this step is optional). Pour the Jamaican black castor oil (JBCO) into an applicator bottle with…


Black Castor Oil benefits

May 10, 2013

There are several hair benefits of Jamaican black castor oil. 1. It helps to restore thinning hair 2. It is a good pre-shampoo conditioner. 3. It is a good hot oil treatment. 4. It helps to seal moisture into your hair and prevents hair from drying out. 5. You can use it to make your hair lie slick and flat. 6. Can help to reduce/prevent dry and itchy scalp. 7….


Black vs Clear Castor Oil

May 8, 2013

 Castor oil is a carrier oil made from castor beans. It contains a lot of fatty acids and phytochemicals which are believed to offer many skin and hair benefits. According to many scientific sources, it is the only known source of a fatty acid called ricinoleic acid, an omega -9- fatty acid. This fatty acid nourishes the hair and is also said to kill some viruses and fungi. As these micro-organisms…