Our Ingredients – No Ordinary

Our Ingredients

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera   

Aloe vera contains vitamins A, C, and E. All three of these vitamins contribute to cell turnover, promoting healthy cell growth and shiny hair.

Vitamin B12 and folic acid are also contained in aloe vera gel. Both of these components can keep your hair from falling out.

Organic Coconut oil

Organic Coconut Oil

This natural oil is packed with fatty acids that may help repair everyday damage, improve texture, and restore health and shine to your hair.

Bergamot Essential Oil

Bergamot

It has been found that bergamot essential oil helps facilitate wound healing and reduce inflammation. This can help promote hair growth will achieve healthier and stronger hair and a healthy scalp.

Rosemary Essential Oil

Rosemary

Beyond stimulating hair growth, rosemary essential oil is used to prevent premature greying and dandruff. It may also help dry or itchy scalp.

Mint Essential Oil

Mint Essential Oil

While peppermint oil may be known for some skin care benefits, it's also good for your hair and scalp. It may help with dryness, itching, or other scalp problems. The benefits of peppermint essential oil can be described as: antimicrobial.

Lavender Essential Oil

Lavender essential oil

Lavender oil deep conditions the hair, keeps it shiny, and helps control dandruff. Lavender oil has so many benefits we simply cannot list them here.

Organic Argan Oil

Argan Oil

Argan oil — or “liquid gold,” as many refer to it — is made from the fresh kernels of the fruit of the argan tree in Morocco. Pure argan oil has been used for centuries for cooking and as a home remedy for health and beauty, including hair loss. Today it can be found in a number of hair and skin care products.

Argan oil has been shown to provide several health benefits when applied to the skin and many of those benefits extend to the hair.

Organic Oat Kernel Extract

Organic Oat Kernal Extract

When you hear oatmeal, you probably think of breakfast, but the finely ground version of whole oat kernels, aka colloidal oatmeal, can do good things foryour skin, especially if it's dry, itchy or prone to skin-rashes or eczema.

Oat is loaded with compounds good for the body, inside or outside, such as soothing agent beta-glucan (5%),  lipids (3-11%) including barrier repairing omega-3 and 6 fatty acids or phenolic antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agents (avenanthramides). 

Grapefruit Essential oil

Grapefruit Essential Oil

Grapefruit essential oil is an orange-tinted, citrus-scented oil frequently used in aromatherapy.

Through a method known as cold-pressing, the oil is extracted from glands located in the peel of the grapefruit.

Grapefruit essential oil has distinct properties that may offer a variety of health benefits — including reduced blood pressure and stress levels.

Grapefruit essential oil has potent antibacterial and antimicrobial effects.

Orange peel Oil

Orange peel Oil

Sweet orange oil has a soothing effect on irritated skin, which is wonderful news for your scalp. It's both antiseptic and anti-inflammatory, which makes it perfect for those prone to dandruff and other scalp issues.

Sunflower Oil

Sunflower oil

Sunflower oil provides the same if not greater benefits as other widely known essential oils.  Many people question whether sunflower is the same as another popular oil - safflower. While it has similar properties to safflower oil, sunflower and safflower oils come from different plants.

Here is why you should introduce sunflower oil in your natural hair routine.

1. IMPROVES SCALP HEALTH

Your scalp is without a doubt the foundation to your natural hair’s overall health. It’s a contributing factor that determines future hair growth or breakage. You want to treat your scalp right.   Sunflower oil is packed with high amounts of essential including Vitamin E and reduces bacteria that contributes to product build up and dry scalp. It also reduces the occurrence of thinning hair, early hair- loss, male and female pattern baldness and alopecia areata.

2. STIMULATES HAIR GROWTH

Moisture is the key to natural hair growth. Sunflower oil acts as a natural moisturizer because it’s unfused with several vitamins and minerals, including high levels of Vitamin E that produces healthy hair growth. Sunflower oil also contains Oleic Acid, another name for Omega 9 acid known to be one of the essential acids that are needed for stop breakage and stimulate healthy hair growth.

3. ELIMINATES FRIZZY HAIR WHILE PROVIDING SOFTNESS AND SHINE

Sunflower oil is a great natural oil that has deep moisturizing properties that improves your natural hair manageability and diminish the look of frizzy unruly hair. Its light texture has low levels of saturated and trans fat, helps to add moisture without becoming too greasy and weighing down your hair.  The winter months are harsh on your hair as your hair loses moisture quite frequently.  Sunflower oil helps to replace that moisture and adds instant shine and softness throughout your hair.

Similar to jojoba oil, sunflower oil is a light non-polar solvent that prevents water loss. Because of its light texture, it easily works to penetrate the hair shaft to lock and retain moisture.  Along with its light texture, sunflower oil is also odorless, and can be easily be consistency that can be can be used along with other scented/ non-scented essential oils or alone as a daily scalp oil.

Petitgrain Essential Oil

Petitgrain Essential Oil

Petitgrain oil is taken from the tree's twigs and leaves and steam distilled to produce a refreshing, floral, and herbaceous essential oil. Neroli essential oil is derived from the blossoms of the bitter orange tree, and bitter orange essential oil comes from the rinds of the fruit through the process of expression.

Petitgrain essential oil works very well as a natural hair conditioner and can be used on its own or added to your normal shampoo or herbal shampoo for added antibacterial effect.

Coriander Essentail Oil

Coriander Essential oil

Taken from the same plant that produces Cilantro essential oil, Coriander oil is a unique oil that can be used internally to promote digestion, aromatically for relaxation, topically for clear skin, and more.

Due to its analgesic properties, coriander oil is a wonderful addition to your medicine cabinet. ... Because coriander has potentially antiseptic, antifungal, and detoxifying properties, it's an option for soothing eczema, fungal infections, and allergic reactions on your skin.

Willowbark Essential Oil

Willowbark Essential Oil

The exfoliating properties of Willow Bark mean it is an essential for scalp exfoliation, helping to remove dirt and product build-up from the scalp and helping to shift dead skin cells. Willow Bark in hair products also helps to control excess sebum on the scalp, leaving strands looking healthy and balanced.Alternative practitioners contend that willow bark can safely treat a host of pain disorders, including headache, low back pain, knee pain, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis. There are even some who say that it can aid in weight loss.