Benefits of grapeseed oil for hair and skin

February 15, 2016

I got a bottle of grapeseed oil recently and I thought I should talk about it as well as share some facts. Grapeseed oil sits at the top of the list of the lightest oils alongside Sweet Almond Oil and Avocado Oil. It’s a cold pressed oil derived from the seeds of grapes, typically wine grapes. Of course, it can be used for a myriad of things from cooking to cosmetics…


Ebun’s oil stash

December 21, 2015

My oil stash has gradually evolved to what it is today. After a series of trial and errors, I think I’ve finally found my staple oils which serve me all round from dental care to skincare, hair and whatnot. 1. Coconut oil I use this as a base for all my mixtures whether hair or skin. It’s absolutely important that it is included regardless of the quantity added. 2. Glycerine I…


How I use oils on my natural hair

September 19, 2015

I recently read about the Indian oiling method, shortly after, Discovering Natural talked about the importance of an oil mix. At this point, I knew the universe was telling me something. It nudged me in the direction of my oils. The Indian oiling method as the name implies is one of the regimens used by the Indians to grow their waist-long hair. Everyone knows the Indians have the best hair methods. It…


6 must-have oils for every naturalista.

August 21, 2015

With the plethora of oil available, it’s very easy to get carried away. After much consideration you’ll find out that most of these oils have similar benefits so, at the end of the day, it’s just better to streamline them accordingly. I’ve complied five oils which are probably the most popular and effective for anyone with natural hair. I also understand that folks react differently to oils – you’ll be…


Facts About Avocado Oil

February 11, 2015

I recently got myself a bottle of avocado oil. When it arrived, the package took me by surprise. I always thought it was a carrier oil rather than an essential oil. So I decided to check on it. Here’s what I found. According to, it is an edible oil pressed from the fruit of the Persea americana which I assume is the avocado. It is also one of the…