Hair oil is one of the most effective and underrated must-haves for your haircare routine. Lightweight, smoothing, and providing that all-important shine, hair oil can transform your hair.
If you have damaged hair in need of a serious smooth-over, we’ve picked out 4 of our favourite hair oils for creating silky, soft locks all year round. So, let’s take a look!
The benefits of hair oil are numerous; here are just a few reasons why we love using hair oil over here at Beauty Tribe:
So, what exactly can hair oil do for your hair? Depending on your chosen hair oil – and your hair type – here are some of the benefits you can enjoy when you incorporate a hair oil into your routine:
To keep your hair in tip-top condition, we’ve picked out our favourite hair oils, so you can add one into your hair care routine today:
Lightweight and super conditioning, this luxe hair oil by Oribe is perfect for all hair types. Using a combination of jasmine, edelweiss flower, lychee, sandalwood, cassis, bergamot and argan extracts, your hair is treated to instant hydration, a conditioning boost, while the oil helps to strengthen damaged hair strands and add shine at the same time.
This hair oil is especially good for chemical or colour-treated hair, as the nourishing blend works to fortify the hair strands and prevent further damage.
Key ingredients: Jasmine, edelweiss flower, argan extracts
Best for: Colour-treated hair, damaged hair
How to use: Use as an overnight treatment or pre-shampoo treatment.
Made with sea buckthorn, olive oil and almond oil, this conditioning hair oil is perfect for days when your locks need a bit of TLC. Ideal for helping to control frizz and repairing damaged hair strands, this hair oil also comes with a gorgeous orange peel scent.
Handmade in Greece, this hair oil is made from 100% natural ingredients, and is free from perfume, colorants and any added preservatives
Key ingredients: Sea buckthorn, olive oil, almond oil
Best for: Frizzy hair, damaged hair
How to use: Apply a few drops of hair oil to dry hair before styling
Using five power oils, this hair oil by Aveda is perfect for giving your hair a quick moisture boost and some natural shine. 100% natural, this oil uses conditioning avocado oil and sunflower oil to create soft, glossy hair that feels salon-fresh with just a few drops of product.
Key ingredients: Five power oils (including avocado oil, sunflower oil)
Best for: Hydration boost, adding shine
How to use: Use as a pre-shampoo treatment or leave-in treatment after washing and styling.
Using a unique blend of Oléo-Complexe and Intra-Cylane®, this hair oil by Kerastase adds volume, shine, hydration and softness in just a few mists. It’s also perfect for hot weather, as this oil gives your hair 24h protection from humidity (and the frizz that comes along with it!)
The Oléo-Complexe and Intra-Cylane® blend also helps to thicken and fortify the hair’s natural fibers, strengthening your hair strands while making them glossy and shiny.
Key ingredients: Oléo-Complexe and Intra-Cylane® blend
Best for: Volume, thickening, shine, strengthening
How to use: Mist the oil onto damp hair and leave in before blow-drying. Can also be applied to dry hair to add shine.