Argan vs. Coconut Oil: The Best Mask Treatment For Your Hair

Hair oil has become a healthy trend over the last several years that doesn’t seem to be dying down. The market is flooded with different types of oils, all touting incredible benefits. But you may wonder, what is the best oil for my hair?

The truth is that all popular hair oil varieties have their benefits, from hydration to adding a shine to your locks. The best oil may depend on your hair type and beauty goals.

Read on to learn about our two favorite hair oils and how to use them to nourish your hair.

What Is Argan Oil?

Argan oil was originally found in the southwest of Morocco nestled deep in the forest. The kernels from argan fruit are dried and pressed to reveal the oil referred to as “liquid gold.”

For centuries, women across Morocco would use this oil as part of their beauty rituals.

What Are Argan Oil Product Benefits?

Restores Frizzy Hair

Argan oil products can give rich moisturizing properties to your strands. Adding Herbal Essences argan oil collection to your hair routine not only promotes healthy growth but nourishes damaged tresses.

Smooths Strands

Try our Argan Oil & Aloe Vera Lightweight Hair Oil Mist made to repair damage and fight frizz. It is infused with sustainably sourced aloe from a farm in Tamaulipas, Mexico. Simply work into damp or dry hair and style as usual. Do not rinse out.

What Is Coconut Oil?

Coconut oil has been used for centuries by Polynesian women. They’ve utilized this luxurious liquid in their hair care routine for its moisturizing and hydrating properties. Filled with healthy fats, coconut oil and coconut milk provide plentiful benefits from nutrition to beauty boosts.

What Are Coconut Oil Product Benefits?

Infuses Moisture Into Locks

When you apply coconut products to your dry hair, you can give rich moisturization to every strand. Moisturized hair feels and looks healthier, smoother and able to grow long and strong.

Revitalizes Dull Hair

Bring life to your hair with deep nourishing products that contain coconut and aloe. You’ll be left with hydrated, smooth, and manageable tresses you’ve dreamt about.

Use our Coconut Milk & Aloe Vera Sulfate-Free Hair Mask to deeply nourish and moisturize damaged hair. As you apply to wet hair, enjoy the intoxicating scents of coconut, white florals, and creamy vanilla. Let sit on hair for at least 1 minute and rinse to experience a softer mane.

Endorsed by Royal Botanic Gardens

Our coconut and argan oil have been certified by Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew. With 260 years of plant expertise, the scientist at Kew verifies the quality of each of our botanical oils, milks and extracts. Explore Herbal Essences collections to discover ingredients from nature that your hair will love.