Let’s face it, after the winter months of December and January, our hair is crying out for help by the time February rolls around. But fear not, hair oil will save the day.
These days, hair oil has become what some gurus would call a statement in their hair care regimes. After all, hair care has been thriving these past few years, especially in the wake of the one, the only, Olaplex.
But looking for hair products such as oils can be daunting, especially when you’re a first-time buyer and you’re not sure what will work best for you.
It’s also important to remember that not everyone has the same hair type, so what might leave your friends hair looking shiny, might leave yours looking greasy. Not good.
So, to help you in your quest to find hair oil that will give you luscious, healthy-looking locks, we have included the highest-rated on the internet right now.
Go on, take a peek. Healthy hair awaits.
Gisou Honey Infused hair oil
Ah, Gisou, a cult beauty favorite that is honey-infused for maximum repair. The best for any hair type, This hair oil has got your back. Well, head.
Pros: If you’re concerned that you are going to struggle finding an oil that is specific for your hair type, you won’t go wrong with this product as it is designed for all hair types.
Cons: A bit pricey, the only downside is that it’s £35.
Review: “I have fine hair and this is the first oil I can actually use. Will definitely buy it again”.
Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil
Please welcome to the stage, Olaplex. The best oil for damaged, bleached hair. Thanks to its patented technology, you won’t find a more repairing hair oil on the market.
Pros: Gives hair instant softness, enviable shine and vibrant color too.
Cons: Some reviews say the formula is too thin.
Review: “I’m obsessed with this oil, I’ve noticed a massive difference in the condition of my hair from using this. I’m on my third bottle & it lasts such a long time, we’ll be worth the money”.
Bumble and Bumble Curl Anti-Humidity Gel Oil
Bumble and Bumble claim the title of best hair oil for textured hair.
Pros: This product offers UV protection from the sun too. Amazing.
Cons: The formula of this gel is gel-based, so if you’re looking for something thinner then maybe this oil isn’t for you.
Review: “I have been loving testing out products made for curly/ wavy hair. Bumble & bumble created their New Bb Curl Line and I’m so excited to try the reactivator because I’ve been looking for something to use on my hair to bring back some of my waves back to life”.
Garnier Ultimate Blends Coconut Oil Hair Oil for Frizzy & Curly Hair
Cheap and cheerful, this Garnier hair oil is best for frizzy and curly hair.
Pros: The price.
Cons: Unfortunately, some reviews said that the oil left hair feeling more oily than intended.
Review: “I have wavy, thick, frizzy hair and I absolutely swear by this oil. I’ve used so many different ones and this is the only one that’s made my hair soft and not as dry and didn’t make it look oily or wet . Would definitely recommend”.
Moroccanoil Treatment Light
A statement in the hair industry, Moroccanoil is the best product for thin hair.
Pros: If you’re wanting to try it out but don’t want to commit and get the 100ml bottle, there’s a 25ml bottle available.
Cons: Fairly strong smell so if you’re sensitive to that then maybe avoid it.
Review: “I have to say that this is the best hair oil for my fine hair”.
ORS Olive Oil Exotic Hair Oil
The best hair oil to nurture textured hair, and can also be used on hairstyles such as braids.
Pros: Easy to apply with a nozzle dispenser.
Cons: Some say the oil has an overly strong sweet smell.
Review: “Smells lovely and good for my daughter’s dreadlocks adds moisture to the locks and her scalp”.
OUAI Hair Oil
Celebrity hairstylist Jen Atkin’s brand OUAI needs no introduction. This hair oil is best for hydrating any hair type.
Pros: Not only does this oil smell amazing, but it also offers heat protection up to 232°C.
Cons: The product has a heavy texture.
Review: “Doesn’t leave hair oily and it shines.”
Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Extra Moisture Detangle
Tangled hair has to be any hair gurus worst nightmare. That’s where Shea Moisture comes in. This is the best hair oil to detangle hair.
Pros: This oil is paraben, sulfate, alcohol and phthalate-free.
Cons: Not suitable for hair extensions.
Review: “This detangler and leave in really does what it says it would, I was pleasantly surprised because of some of the reviews I read, I would recommend it”.
Wella Professionals Oil Reflections Luminous Smoothing Oil
Haircare OG’s Wella has done it again. This oil is best for hair that is prone to split ends.
Pros: It won’t break the bank.
Cons: None, although some reviewers have said there were no instructions included in the box.
Review: “This oil leaves my hair feeling and looking so smooth and glossy. Definitely recommend”.
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