Coconut oil is one of the healthiest ingredients in the world. It is great for your skin and hair and will significantly improve your overall health. Coconut oil and milk are widely used across Asia and are a part of numerous natural remedies that can improve the quality of your hair and skin.
Here are some of the most important uses of the oil as a beauty product:
Repairs hair damage
Coconut oil can repair damaged hair even better that mineral or sunflower oil. Just apply it on your hair ends every time after washing your hair and trim them off every 6 weeks or so to have a long and shiny hair.
Prevents hair loss
Hair loss affects millions of people in the world and is usually caused by inflammatory skin conditions, fungal infections or nutritional deficiencies. Coconut oil contains healthy fats which are great for your hair and scalp and is also a powerful antibacterial and antifungal agent that can relieve infections on the scalp.
To treat and prevent hair loss:
Mix 2 tablespoons of sage oil with 3 tablespoons of coconut oil, then cook them on low heat until they melt and mix well. Next, leave the mixture to cool down, then apply it on your head before going to bed, put a shower cap on and let the remedy work until the morning. Wash your hair as usual when you get up, and repeat the process every couple of days for best results.