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10 Hair Oils You Need To Try

We all want silky and smooth hair. I know I aspire to have hair like Shay Mitchel or Kim Kardashian.

There are so many products on the market that claim to give you long and beautiful hair. How do we know which ones are actually worth the money? When there are hundreds to choose from, it can be quite difficult.

Hair oils have become a trend in the beauty industry. Every hair company has their own version with different benefits. Some hair oils are meant to give you silky hair, some are meant to de-frizz that bee’s nest while others help to strengthen your hair and keep it look healthy. Whatever the case is, there’s a hair oil for it.

This type of product can be really intimidating. If you use too much you can end up looking like a greasy mess. I think many people are nervous to use hair oils because they are scared of making their hair look dirty. We all want our hair to have that gorgeous glisten without it feel oily. When using oils, keep in mind that they are supposed to last you a long time because of the small amount you should be applying. With most oils, you really only want a pea to dime size amount depending on how thick your hair is.

Also keep in mind when applying these oils, you want to just apply them to the ends of your hair. Putting the product on your scalp can give off a greasy hair look.

Whether you want to get rid of that frizzy look or maybe just protect your hair from the heat, give one of these 10 oils a try. Your hair will be looking and feeling beautiful.

1. BioSilk

BioSilk Silk Therapy Orignial has been around for years and it still does wonders. This oil not only works great but the smell is also incredible. It’s light and fresh. BioSilk can be applied to wet or dry hair to enhance the look of shine and to help de-frizz. This weightless oil contains silk which is 17 out of the 19 amino acids in hair. It’s a leave in treatment that helps to conceal the cuticles, provide shine, prevent split ends and much more. Another great thing is this product is often discounted at Marshals and TjMaxx.

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2. Bb. Hairdressers Invisible Oil

This clear oil will vanish into your hair. Leaving you with softer, shiner and less frizzy hair. This hair oil is a blend of six different oils that will help to detangle, protect and make your hair all around healthy looking. It is a medium to thick texture. This oil can be applied to damp hair or dry hair. It goes a long way to start small and work up if needed. Also, Bumble and Bumble says if you want to add an even softer touch to your hair, add a few drops of this to your conditioner.

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3. L’Oral Pair Elvive Extraordinary Oil

This is a great product from the drugstore. If you don’t want to spend a fortune on hair oil, this is a great one to start with. It’s made with sunflower and camellia oils that help to strenghten and smooth hair. It helps to bring your lifeless hair back to life with it’s lightweight consistency and blend of oils. It also has a versatile purpose. You can use this oil as a mask before washing your hair to help nourish it or can be applied to your hair after a wash.

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4. Moroccanoil

Moroccan oil became really popular a few years ago and almost everybody was using it. This product works best on towel-dried hair. It’s an antioxidant infused oil thats enriched with vitamins. The key ingredient is argan oil that is rich with Vitamin E. It’s an essential fatty acid that will help to hydrate and nourish your hair. This product helps to detangle hair, boost the shine and it can help to speed up the drying process.

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5. Verb Ghost Oil

This oil works great on all hair types. It’s a lightweight oil that helps to nourish your hair but is also color safe. The key ingredients include morgina seed oil that helps to moisturizer, detangle and smooth hair as well as bamboo extract that will help conceal the follicle of the hair. The nice thing about this oil is that it instantly absorbs into your hair so it won’t look or feel greasy. It also leaves your hair with a fresh scent of citrus, woods and grapefruit.

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6. Oribe Gold Lust

This versatile oil has so many different uses. You can apply it overnight to nourish your hair, as a pre-shower hair mask, you can apply to damp hair or even dry hair for extra luster. It really depends on what you are feeling and what your hair needs. This light oil helps to restore damaged hair, leaving it with a delicious smell of sandalwood, jasmine, bergamot and much more. It helps to penetrate and deeply nourish. It also is safe for colored hair.

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7. Rodin Luxury Hair Oil

This potent elixir was made to restore the look of healthy hair as well as bring shine to dull hair. It’s made with jojoba, almond, calendula, sunflower oil and more. The blend is also made with apricot oil which is known for its fast absorbing properties. This hair oil also helps to protect against heat and can be used in your every day routine. Warm two drops in your hair then smooth through your hair.

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8. Ouai Hair Oil

This lightweight oil is perfect for all skin types. It’s a multi purpose oil that can help to your hair look glossy, protect it against UV rays and heat damage as well as fighting frizz. This is packed with oils like African and Ama that help to keep your hair looking shiny but also helps to prevent color from fading. It also smells delicious with notes of gardenia, ylang ylang, violet and white musk.

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9. Gisou Honey Infused Hair Oil

This is definitely an expensive hair oil but worth all the money. The thing about hair oils, is they last a long time so you’ll definitely get your moneys worth. It helps to deeply condition and strengthen hair. The key ingerdients are Mirsalehi homey, almond oil and coconut oil. It’s also enriched with minerals, vitamins, amino acids and antioxidants. You can add it to your hair masks, wear it as an overnight treatment or just as an every day product.

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10. Kiehls Soothing Oil-Infused Treatment

This is a leave-in oil concentrate can be used on damp hair as a treatment and style aid or on dry hair to help soften and improve the shine. The warm and woodsy scent hair oil won’t weigh your hair down. It contains argan oil and babassu oil that is extracted from Brazilian palm trees that help to deeply nourish your hair.

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Hair oils shouldn’t be intimidating. Once you start using them, they will become a part of your daily hair routine. Leave a comment below telling us your favorite hair oils.

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Sophia DeVito

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