This season, achieve all of your healthy hair goals with these top picks
Whether you’re looking to repair your strands from heat damage, dryness or breakage, there are several amazing oils that can help deliver nourishing results. Plus—since we’re spending more time indoors physically distancing—there is no better time than now to start your haircare routine (i.e. embrace the greasiness…) Remember that results take time, and consistency is key.
Browse through our top selection of hair oils for the fall...
1. Olaplex No. 7 Bonding Oil, $28
OlaplexA few drops of this oil on the daily will bring back that much-needed shine to your hair. We love that it can be used on both dry or wet strands, as well as before styling your hair with heat. Not to mention, it’s paraben-free, vegan, pH-balanced, and has a delightful scent.
2. Bumble and Bumble Bb Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil, $50
Bumble and BumbleManage frizziness and protect your hair against heat or UV damage with this fast absorbing coconut oil-based product by Bumble and Bumble. Not having to worry about any greasy residue is always a plus point, and the fragrance is definitely the cherry on top.
3. Morrocan Oil Treatment, $18
Morrocan OilThis cult favourite is known as the pioneer in the introduction of Argan oil into the hair care routine, and remains a hit to this day. Use a few drops on clean, towel-dried hair to condition and style. You will love how healthy and nourished your strands look.
4. Shu Uemura Essence Absolue, from $18
Shu UemuraKorean brand Shu Uemura thrives on using high quality ingredients in all of its products. Essence Absolue is a lightweight, multi-use nourishing oil that is fabulous for all hair types, provides all day UV protection, and leaves hair with a shiny glow. A guaranteed favourite.
5. Living Proof Nourishing Oil, $30
Living ProofA little bit goes a long way with this one. Hydrate your hair with Living Proof’s Nourishing Oil, providing frizz protection, and mimicking your hair’s natural oils to boost overall health. Also, this product contains no silicone, which means you won’t have to worry about greasiness.
6. Vernon François Overnight Repair Treatment Oil, $42
Vernon FrançoisInternational celebrity hairstylist Vernon François has always aimed to create products that allow people to embrace the texture and versatility of their own hair. One of our favourites is the Overnight Repair Treatment made of jojoba oil, sweet almond oil, argan oil and vitamin E. Spritz it evenly from the root to the tip of your hair before bed, and wake up to dazzling, moisturized locks.
7. Ouai Hair Oil, from $14
OuaiThis best-seller is a blend of African galanga root extract, ama oil, and Asian borage Oil, and can be used on wet or dry hair, even as an overnight hydrating mask. A few sprays will reveal sleek, frizz-free, healthy hair that smells like violet, gardenia, and white musk. We are definitely not complaining!
8. Gisou Honey Infused Hair Oil, $46
GisouHoney has a number of benefits thanks to its blend of minerals, vitamins, amino acids and antioxidants. If you’re looking to visibly condition and strengthen your hair, then this little bottle of goodness is just for you. From pre-styling to finishing or even as an overnight treatment, your hair will love how rejuvenated and healthy it gets with Gisou.
9. Virtue Healing Oil, $42
VirtueMade with hydrating oils and reparative protein, this product does exactly what its name says. Along with rejuvenating your hair, it also adds softness, shine, and will protect it against environmental pollutants. We love that it’s safe and ideal for all hair types, and smells like a tropical paradise.
10. Briogeo B. Well 100% Castor Oil, $35.95
Briogeo B. WellBriogeo’s 100 percent organic, fair trade certified castor oil is naturally cold-pressed in India, which means its nutrients and minerals are still in the truest form. This product can be applied not just throughout your hair, but even on your eyelashes, eyebrows and skin to promote overall nourishing wellness.
11. Aveda Dry Remedy Oil, $46
AvedaIf you’re in need of extra moisture, this leave-in treatment by Aveda is a great choice. It’s 90 percent naturally derived with organic buriti oil from Brazil, and will give your hair a healthy shine in no time. Put a few drops of the oil into your hand, and gently run it through your strands evenly.
12. Josie Maran Argan Oil, $49
Josie MaranWe can’t get enough of this organic argan oil by Josie Maran because it can be used for a variety of things. This super ingredient is not only an amazing hair conditioner, but will also moisturize your skin head to toe, and can even help out your nails. Apply as much as you like, and embrace the moisturized life.
13. Prose Custom Hair Oil, $48
ProseIt’s true that everyone has different needs when it comes to their hair goals, and what better way than to select a customized oil to achieve that. Create your own customized formula with Prose’s list of ingredients that includes oils such as maracuja, rosehip, grapeseed, cucumber, shea and beech.
14. Kérastase Elixir Ultime Huile, $60
KérastaseGet the ultimate shine with Kérastase’s Elixir Ultime Huile. From taming frizziness to controlling split ends, and protecting from heat, it has a variety of benefits that work for all hair types thanks to ingredients like marula oil, camellia oil, argan oil and pracaxi oil. Also, did we mention it acts as a mist perfume for up to 24 hours?