Secrets of the Polynesian Princesses Long, strong, lustrous, shiny hair comes from using the natural plant resources native to the islands. Coconut oil, Bananas, and the rarely talked about, Tamanu Nut Oil, which we call the "Holy grail of all oils" The Heal All Oil.
There are so many uses for this healing nut oil and one of the secrets is its ability to take fine, stringy, dull, broken hair and replenish it after a few uses.
The Heal all oil is a dry oil so you can add a little bit to the ends of your hair any time or day but for a deep replenishing treatment, an overnight mask or a leave on for atlas 30 minutes 2 x per week is ideal.
Overnight Mask- Simply put the oil into your hands and rub it all over your hair from your scalp to the very ends. Give yourself some extra loving here and really massage it into your scalp. Tie the hair up in a soft scrunchie or whatever feels good for you and put a head wrap or shower cap on to sleep. in the am simply rinse, shampoo and condition as usual.
Quick Leave in Mask- Follow the same steps and just leave on for as long as you can. This is great to do before an event, when you know you want to look your best and will be showering before your night out. Just put the oil on your hair atlas 30 minutes prior to your shower, so that it has time to fully absorb the nutrients.
Other beautiful hair tips:
Let your hair air dry when you can.
Refrain from toxic hair products.
Let the sun kiss it for that natural shine and golden color.
Wash your hair upside down to encourage growth and discourage frontal hair loss.