Place a small amount of coconut oil into the palm of your hand.
Work it into your hair by massaging the oil into the scalp and the tips of the hair.
Apply more coconut oil until you cover all of your hair, but try to keep the amount small so hair does not get too greasy.
Run a comb through the hair.
Can you use coconut oil to wash your hair?
As a pre-wash hair protector: Rub coconut oil through your hair before you wash it. As a scalp treatment: Before bed, massage a small amount of coconut oil into your scalp. Leave it overnight and wash it off with shampoo in the morning.
How do you apply coconut oil to your hair?
How to Apply Coconut Oil to your hair –
How long should I leave coconut oil in my hair?
You can use coconut oil as a treatment before you wash your hair. Leave coconut oil on your hair for at least 10 minutes. You’ll get better results if you leave the oil on longer – say 20-30 minutes. Apply the oil to your hair, concentrating on the ends.
Do you apply coconut oil to wet or dry hair?
It sounds a little weird, but you’ll be applying your coconut oil to dry hair—oils and moisturizers can’t penetrate the shaft of wet hair as well as it can dry hair—so make sure to brush and detangle your hair before applying the oil.