African Citrus Hair Oil
WHAT HAIR TYPE IS IT FOR?
Trying to decide which oil for curly hair you want to start using on your hair and scalp next?
Pollution, stress and a build-up of quick-fix styling products all impact on the quality of our hair.
WHAT IS IT?
The African Citrus Superfruit Hair Oil contains the perfect blend of over 10 potent plant oils that nourish split ends, tame frizzy hair, provide heat protection, repair damaged hair and add shine. It leaves hair feeling softer and shiny while giving off the sweetest, invigorating scent found in no other hair product. This supercharged oil infuses the rarest African plant oils that are prized for their nutrient rich layer, to create the ultimate hair protective elixir. It is concocted with the Saharan protective oils of Jojoba Oil, Kalahari Oil and Baobab Oil to restore hair's natural sheen.
This nourishing hair oil is made without traditional liquid silicones such as cyclopentasiloxane to give you a true natural shine. Instead, this concentrated hair wellness blend is fortified by the delicious superfruit oils of Papaya Oil, Avocado Oil and Watermelon Oil. Moisture is sealed in, helping your curls retain moisture, whilst enveloping each strand in an invisible, non-greasy, protective layer. An everyday hair essential for healthy hair protection!
- SEALING - 10+ Antioxidant-rich oils instantly seal in moisture
- SMOOTHENING - Enhances natural sheen to create high shine and silkiness while reducing frizz
- REPAIRING - Protects against split ends, environmental damage and breakage
- PROTECTING - Effective protection from harmful UV rays and heat, such as straighteners and hair dryers.
- STIMULATES HAIR GROWTH - Vitamin C-rich fruit infusion balances and purifies the scalp
- BALANCING - Naturally soothes dry and itchy scalp
Silicones, sulfates, artificial fragrances, mineral oils or artificial colors. CG friendly. Not tested on animals. Vegan friendly.
THE ANTIDOTE FACTOR:
Infused with a proprietary blend of steam distilled citrus fruit oils, high in Vitamin C, which help the scalp regulate its production of natural oil, sebum.
HOW TO USE:
To Add Shine and Reduce Frizz: Apply a few drops, and warm oil between your palms and apply unto clean wet or dry hair to seal ends and add shine. Use on finished style to add shine and softness.
For a therapeutic hair and scalp treatment: To absorb all the active benefits in the oil, apply oil starting from the scalp (take a deep breath while breathing in the therapeutic aroma, that will calm your nerves, and relieve stress) massage into hair/scalp to stimulate the hair follicles. Cover hair with plastic cap. Let sit for 30 minutes or overnight.
Added Tips: Add a few drops to your favorite shampoo or deep conditioner to impart extra softness, moisture, and promote healthier hair. Apply to wet or even dry hair to boost moisture in second, third, and fourth-day hair to revive curls, coils, and waves.
Sun / Sea / Water Protection: Generously apply oil to hair to coat the hair shaft. Twist hair up in individual sections and you are good to go!
As a multi-tasking hair saviour, it can be used as an overnight hot oil treatment, a pre-poo treatment, a frizz taming serum and it also works brilliantly as a defense against damages caused by the sun, sea and chlorinated water. An essential for everyday hair protection.
As a precaution, test a small area on your skin, to make sure you don’t have any allergic reaction to any natural oil. While reactions are rare, in some cases people may experience irritation from certain types of oil. If irritation occurs discontinue use.
Vitis Vinifera (Grapeseed) Oil, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Abyssinica (Crambe) Seed Oil, Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Persea Grattissima (Avocado) Fruit Oil, Carica Papaya (Papaya) Fruit Oil, Adansonia Digitata (Baobab) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Oil, Citrullus Vulgaris (Watermelon/Kalahari) Seed Oil, Proprietary Blends of Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Sweet Orange) Oil, Citrus Tangerina (Tangerine) Oil, Citral*, Limonene*, Linalool*
*natural component of essential oils'
A blend of cold-pressed African oils, including: Jojoba Oil which balances the hair oil if there is too much sebum build-up on the scalp and dissolves and removes it therefore keeping the scalp and hair in harmonious balance.
Baobab Oil comes from the Baobab tree, native to Africa, which blooms once a year. This rare oil warms well, and is known for its hair repairing properties as it contains one of the highest levels of antioxidants that protects hair from sun damage and heat styling damage.
Manketti Oil comes from the nuts of the Mongongo fruit trees that can be found in the deep sands of the Kalahari and is tough in nature, as it can survive droughts and massive ranges in temperatures. It is valued for centuries for its nutritive value and environmental protective properties.
Kalahari Oil contains a high level of copper which helps the production of melanin and is responsible for keeping hair color intact.
Papaya Oil is extracted from the sweet and delicious papaya fruit seeds. It helps to repair split ends and is known to restrict dandruff and protects from ultraviolet rays, making it an all-natural sunscreen.
Apply liberally to clean and wet hair.
Distribute evenly throughout entire head of hair from root to tip, keeping hair very wet.
Comb through and proceed to styling with As I Am JBCO Curling Crème or As I Am JBCO Smoothie to avoid flaking
If you are looking for that extra hydration boost, combine with As I Am JBCO Water.