Top ten hair oils review , India 2016


Modified: 27 February 2016

1.Khadi vitalizing hair oil

Price : ₹ 350 (210ml)

Khadi vitalizing hair oil is ayurvedic oil suitable for all types of hair made by khadi natural. It benefits you in getting rid of dandruff and strengthening the hair roots. Your scalp is kept healthy and it prevents hair loss.  It has no paraben and no mineral oils and enhances hair growth. The dryness of scalp and the hair breakage are prevented. The hair oil, when used for massage regularly, prevents hair loss, split ends and brittle hair. Your hair texture can be enhanced with conditioned root. The texture of the hair oil is neither too thick nor too thin, instead it is non-sticky and non-greasy, and it absorbs quickly into scalp and treats dry hair. Regular usage of the oil promotes hair regrowth.

Ingredients: Daucus Carota Oil, Sesamum Indicum Oil, Nucifera Oil, Ricinus Communis Oil, and Khus oil (vetiver).

Directions to use: Part your hair and apply oil all over the scalp. Massage the scalp gently with fingers in a circular motion so that the oil gradually gets absorbed into the scalp. Leave for an hour or more before washing. Keeping it overnight is also very beneficial.

2.Bajaj Almond Drops Hair Oil

Price : ₹ 115 (200ml). It is also available in convenient packs of 500ml, 300ml, 100ml, 75ml, 50ml, 30ml, 20ml and 15ml & 3ml sachets.

Bajaj Almond Drops Hair Oil is light and non-sticky hair oil that provides you multiple benefits to both hair and skin, manufactured by Bajaj Corp ltd. It provides you hair growth advantage and the large portion of almonds in the oil give you proper nourishment to the scalp. The color of the oil is like beer- dark pale yellow. Your hair roots will be nourished and hair becomes strong and healthy on continuous usage. It benefits you in preventing hair problems like hair fall, split ends, and weak hair. It acts as an excellent moisturizer for the hair, makes the hair roots strong and healthy, and adds luster to hair. It hydrates your hair and makes you hair soft like a coconut oil but does not leave greasy feeling on the hair and improves hair quality and texture. It can also be used on face for clear complexion and glowing skin, body, and foot, and prevents premature wrinkles and dry skin. It has aromatice perfume smell, and help in having long and thick hair. The sweet almond oil absorbed by the hair maintains the moisture to leave your hair incredibly fresh and soft while naturally bringing out the beauty of hair.

Directions To use: Apply Bajaj almond drops hair oil 3-4 hours before shampoo or leave on overnight.

Ingredients: Mineral oil, vegetable oil, vitamin-E, sweet almond oil, perfume, TBHQ, C.I. – 12740 and 12150.

3.Parachute Coconut Hair Oil

Price : ₹ 81 (250ml)

The parachute coconut hair oil is one of the most popular, oldest, cost effective and skin-friendly hair oils in India. You can have benefits of hot oil massaging which will boost the blood circulation in the scalp and deeply conditioned hair. It has deep nourishing formula with large portion of coconut oil to provide you a greater hydration effect to frizzy and dry hair. The fragrance of this oil is not too strong, so you are free from fragrance worries. Since parachute is manufactured in different sizes, you can choose the perfect size of your choice to suit you/your family. It benefits you by providing longer hair growth in faster way. It works as a perfect ancient remedy for hair problems like hair fall, hair loss, split ends, and weak hair. We ensure you that you will definitely have a healthy hair on continuous usage. It keeps hair soft, supple, healthy and nourished and also gives you ample moisturization to hair. One of the important aspects is it gives natural shine and smoothness to hair, strengthens hair form the root, and frees you from dandruff.

Other Uses: Parachute coconut oil can be used as a daily face cream and moisturizer to help reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles; as a deep hair conditioner to help repair damaged dry hair; and an all over body lotion; a massage oil, shaving cream and a bath oil. It can also be used for oil pulling to help promote clean strong white teeth. Parachute coconut oil can also be used to treat and soothe skin conditions such as diaper rash, eczema, cracked heels, athlete's foot, dermatitis, and sunburn.

Directions To use: Gently apply the root to the tip of your hair and leave on for at least 30 minutes before washing off.

Ingredients: Dried Coconuts.

4.Trichup hair fall control oil

Price : ₹ 160 (200ml). It is available in 100ml opaque flip-top bottle.

Trichup hair fall control oil is made of nature's finest herbs and unique ayurvedic treatments to provide you a potent solution for hair loss prevention. It is introduced to stimulate the hair follicles and improve the hair growth. It benefits you by providing effective solution for reducing hair fall and hair breakage. It prevents hair damage from dust, UV rays, chemicals and pollutants. It can decrease hair graying, and control dandruff, while lending shine to your hair. Your scalp is nourished well to promote fresh hair growth, and it will give a natural bounce and luster to your hair. Trichup hair oil when applied before washing it makes your hair soft and shiny and when applied after washing it nourishes and protects your hair from damage. You hair is strengthened by improving blood circulation to scalp tissues and hair follicles.

Directions to Use: Gently massage Trichup Hair fall control oil into scalp skin using finger tips for 10-15 min in circular motion. Keep for 30minutes (leave overnight for best results). Wash your hair

Ingredients: Bhringraj, Amlaki, Neem, Gunja, Til, trunaraj, coconut oil, niipushpa, brahmi, nagarmotha, yashtimadhu, jatichetika, dhattura, varuna, karanja, bruhati, indravaruni, narikeland fast green FCF fragrance.

5.Bio Bhringraj Hair Oil

Price : ₹ 159 (120ml) and ₹ 950 (800ml).

Bio Bhringraj is excellent therapeutic oil for falling air made by Biotique botanicals and provides you intensive hair regrowth treatment. The intensive formula features pure bhringraj, butea frondosa, amla and centella blended with coconut oil and the healthfulness of goat milk to help treat alopecia and other causes of hair loss. It nourishes your scalp and strengthens your hair strands to encourage fresh growth and the regular use helps in diminishing hair greying.  You can surely get more smoother and silkier hair after using bio bhringraj hair oil. The oil has herbal sort of strong fragrance. You can feel the difference in few hair washes, it keeps your hair healthy and soft without the need for hair serum. It has very light texture, and stimulates new hair growth when you massage regularly. The pure bhringraj ingredient is to make your hair thicker and stronger.  It will be perfect for colored hair and does not contain harsh chemicals.

Ingredients: Bhringraj (Eclipta erecta), Amla (Emblica officinalis), Tesu (Butea frondosa), Mulethi (Glycyrrhiza glabra), Brahmi (Hydrocotyle asiatica), Goa Dugdha (Cow milk), Aja Dugdha (Goat milk).

Directions to Use: Apply liberally to dry hair and scalp. Massage in gently with circular motions. Leave on for half an hour. Rinse well with water.

6.Dove Elixir rose and almond hair oil

Price : ₹ 185 (90 ml)

Dove Elixir rose and almond hair oil provides you good hair fall solution due to the bond of natural extracts of rose and almond oil and prevents hair breakage. It can be used as nourishment oil and finishing serum to control dryness of hair after hair wash. It hydrates your oil but it does not leave your hair sticky or greasy, and protects damaged hair. It can control the frizzy feel of hair, and makes your hair soft, smooth, manageable, and twist free. Hair loss will be controlled and hair growth will be increased on continuous usage. The texture of the oil is silky and not much oily, so that it evenly spreads onto your scalp and gets absorbed easily. It can be used before cleansing for deep nourishment and after cleansing for stylish and shining hair. The look and feel of the hair oil is attractive and classy in golden tinted bottle with easy to use pump dispenser. You can feel the difference right from first use.

Directions to Use: Gently pump out a few drops of the Dove elixir oil, and Indulge your tresses with the replenishing qualities of elixir 30 minutes before your hair wash.

Ingredients: Mineral oil, sesame seed oil, coconut oil, sunflower seed oil, sweet almond oil, olive fruit oil, rose extract, perfume, rose flower petals, palm oil, 16% w/w vegetable oil, 78% w/w mineral oil, cetyl dimethicone, BHT, ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate, and tocopheryl acetate.

7.Indulekha Bringha Oil

Price : ₹ 432 (100ml)

Bringha Oil from Indulekha is complete ayurvedic hair oil to treat all hair problems in modern days. It provides you an authentic ayurvedic solution for total hair care like preventing hair fall and promoting hair growth, and is composed of 100% natural herbs that are prepared in a base of pure virgin coconut oil. It not only provides hair treatment but also nutritionally enriches your hair. You are free from side-effects since it is suitable for every human body and completely based on natural herbs and extracts. The new indulekha selfie bottle helps you in spreading the oil on the entire scalp and avoids spilling of oil outside. It improves the texture of the hair, and reduces premature graying.

Ingredients: Bringha (Eclipta Alba), Swethakudaja (Wrightiatinctoria), Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis), Amaliki, Amla (gooseberry) (Emblicaofficinalis), and Neem (AzadirachthaIndica).

Directions to Use

Step 1: To stop the hair fall, apply Indulekha Bringha oil for 8 nights, by massaging the hair oil into the scalp in a circular motion. Place a towel under your head while sleeping. And when you get up in the morning wash your hair thoroughly with water in the morning.

Step 2: To induce fresh new hair growth, apply Indulekha Bringha oil half an hour before hair wash, for the next few months. To avoid excess oil on hair, wash off with green gram powder (CheruPayaru Podi) or with Indulekha Coconut milk shampoo.

Step 3: To maintain growth of strong and healthy hair, continue using this hair oil once in a week.

8.Ashwini Hair oil

Price : ₹ 43 (100ml)

Ashwini Hair oil is popular herbal oil that improves blood circulation to the hair roots, stops hair fall and improves hair growth. It can control dandruff, and remove headache. It is little oily in nature, and will be easily spread and absorbed into the scalp and hair. It benefits you in having peace of mind, inducing good sleep and maintaining natural color of hair. It is cost effective hair oil and is available in different sizes. Ashwini hair oil makes your hair soft and conditions your hair in better way. It frees you from frizz or dryness, and makes your hair shiny and lustrous. You can feel longer, stronger, thicker and healthier on long time usage.

Ingredients: Arnica mont, cantharis, cinchona, pilocarpine, coconut oil and little amount of alcohol.

Directions to Use: Massage directly on the scalp and for better result leave it overnight.

9.Dabur amla hair oil

Price : ₹ 84 (200ml). It is also available in 50ml, 100ml, 275ml, and 450ml.

Dabur amla hair oil is non-greasy and deep conditioning hair oil that prevents the dryness of scalp. If you have light colored hair, it can darken the natural hair color. It helps you with premature graying of hair and promotes blood circulation and hair growth. The large portion of amla gives you natural shine to hair and prevents hair breakage. It will help you to feel the positive impacts on your hair. Your hair will be strong from inside and will look beautiful from outside. It does not include chemical ingredients. It treats dandruff and create better environment for hair growth. The fragrance will be strong and on continuous usage you can definitely see the difference in your hair. It will solve most of the hair problems like hair loss, split ends, weak hair, and will last in your hair throughout the day. The itchiness and flaky fell in the scalp can be reduced.

Directions to Use: Apply 1 to 2 teaspoons of Dabur amla hair oil into the hair and leave for some-time (ideally 1 hour). Rinse it off with a good conditioning shampoo.

Ingredients: Paraffinum liquidum, canola oil, palm glycerides, Amla (Emblica officinalis), extract in canola oil, fragrance, and t-Butyl hydroquinone (ant-oxidant).

10.Himalaya Revitalizing Hair Oil

Price : ₹ 75 (100ml)

Revitalizing hair oil from Himalaya one of the popular brands in India is non-sticky hair oil which penetrates deep into the scalp to nourish your hair roots. The natural proteins contained in the oil will help you in promoting longer hair growth and controlling scalp-itching. It does not contain any harsh chemicals. It makes you hair healthier, and prevents hair fall. The ingredients like bringraja and amla stimulate the growth of hair and the methi that is rich in proteins and lecithin nourish the hair roots. You hair condition can be improved on continuous usage, due to natural ingredients. The fragrance will not be strong, and it leaves the hair smooth, soft, and shiny. It will leave your hair oily even after a day, and it will be little hard to remove in first wash. It works well in preventing hair fall and split ends and providing stronger hair roots.

Directions To use: Section your hair and apply oil into your scalp. Gently massage your hair in circular motions. Leave it for an hour or over night before shampoo wash.

Ingredients: Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graeceum), Bael Tree (Aegle marmelos), Bengal Gram (Cicer arietinum), Indian Gooseberry (Emblica officinalis), Soapnut Tree (Sapindus trifoliatus), Neem (Melia azadirachta), Thistles (Eclipta alba) and Base q.s. ad. 

Review written by Uma Balakrishnan

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