Coconut oil shampoo provides gentle cleansing without
stripping the hair of its natural oils. It moisturizes without coating the hair
with unnatural ingredients and stimulates the hair, scalp and follicles without
clogging and causing hair loss.
Coconut oil is a plant-based oil extracted from the kernel
of the coconut with a high concentration of saturated fatty acids, lauric acid,
capric acid and vitamins E and K. Coconut oil
has a high moisture-retaining capacity and does not break down or evaporate
easily when it is applied to the hair and penetrates the hair shaft. This is
highly beneficial to black hair that is challenged by its inability to easily consume
and retain moisture. Coconut oil’s high concentration of fatty acids also
nourishes hair with protein that produces strong and long, soft and shiny hair.
Black hair is often compromised by its natural lack of
moisture and inability to hold onto the moisture that it is given. Moisture
needs to penetrate deep into the hair shaft, and finding products to
effectively do that can be a challenge for the curly texture of black hair.
Jojoba oil can also moisturize the scalp and may be a dandruff
remedy. Jojoba is rich in vitamins and minerals that nourish hair, including
vitamin C, B vitamins, vitamin E, copper, and zinc. Because it strengthens
hair, it is also thought that jojoba oil can prevent hair loss and promote hair