The Avocado & Coconut Moisturizing Hair Cream is a decadent emulsion with moisture and nutrient maximizing ingredients to help soften, condition, nourish and moisturize parched or damaged hair. This is a heavier cream then most water-based butters and lotions, developed for the driest and kinkiest of textures. It works great as a post-wash styling/conditioning tool, as a daily moisture-sealing refresh for dry tresses, and it’s excellent for twists!
Avocado, “butter pear,” is native to South and Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean islands. It’s high in monounsaturated fat, which gives it a smooth, creamy texture and makes it perfect for hair products. It is also rich in vitamins A, D, B and E, unsaturated fatty acids, and lecithin, all of which are beneficial to your general health of your skin and hair. Vitamins B and E, which work at the cellular level to protect and strengthen hair. Vitamin B is essential for hair growth. Vitamin E helps repair damage on the scalp, which may slow or prevent hair growing. The melting point is 30C – 35C, which is only a few degrees below the natural temperature of the human body. Thus, it is very easy to rub into your skin.
Coconut oil is rich in carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals and has been used for the hair for thousands of years. Certain components in it keep the hair strong, nourished and protected from the effects of premature aging, like baldness and excessive hair loss. It helps to reduce protein loss in both damaged as well as undamaged hair. It’s rich in lauric acid (a saturated fat particularly found in coconut oil), has a high affinity for hair protein, and easily penetrates inside the hair shaft, which is due to its low molecular weight. Coconut oil also has high moisture retaining capacity, it does not let moisture escape, thus keeping hair moist and soft, which prevents breakage of hair. Finally, the various fatty acids present in coconut oil serve as very good anti-dandruff agents.
Comes in an 8oz (240mL) amber jar
Delicious Honey Lavendar scent!
Does not contain any artificial dyes, fragrances, chemical emulsifiers, parabens or formaldehyde.
Contains: Avocado butter, Coconut oil, Aloe Vera, Castor oil, Vegetable glycerin, Sweet Almond oil, Beeswax, Vitamin E, Soy Lecithin, Neem oil, Essential oil blend, and Optiphen plus (preservative)
Not for consumption. Avoid in nut, bee or honey allergies. Caution in essential oil sensitivities. Always test product on a small patch of scalp/hair prior to use.