Argan oil 1
Derived from argan trees only found in Morocco, this multi-purpose oil has practically been declared the best beauty ingredient ever! This ancient beauty treatment does it all from moisturizing dry hair while adding shine, treating dry scalp as well as smoothing and moisturizing skin.
Try: Josie Maran 100% Pure Argan Oil ($48)
Tea tree oil 2
This organic ingredient comes from tea trees located in Australia’s coastal regions. Known for its natural antibacterial disinfectant and antiseptic, qualities, this oil works to clear and treat everything from acne breakouts, skin irritations, nail infections and even scalp conditions.
Try: Burt’s Bees Herbal Blemish Stick ($8)
Sunflower oil 3
Sunflower seeds are packed with vitamin A, D and E, which posses many antioxidant (think anti-aging) properties that work wonders on the appearance and health of your skin.
Try: Bobbi Brown Soothing Cleansing Oil ($42)
Mongongo oil 5
Known as “hair food” in Zambia, Africa this revitalizing treatment is rich in vitamin E and other antioxidant properties that effectively work to restore and repair dry, damaged hair. The eleostearic acid found in this oil makes it a natural UV protective, protecting hair against UV rays and other environmental aggressors.
Try: Ouidad Mongongo Oil ($36)
Coconut oil 6
Dominican women have used this oil on their hair for years! It not only restores healthy and shine to dry, damaged hair, but it also tames frizz and when massaged onto the scalp works as a natural hair growth treatment!