Hair Care Ingredients - Know the Names

Hair Care Ingredients - Know the Names

Hair Care Ingredients - Know the Names


Having trouble understanding the ingredients in your favorite hair care products or finding products that have the ingredients your hair thrives on? Sometimes it seems like manufacturers deliberately use the most intentionally confuse us with complicated formulas in hair care ingredients.

The names can be a difficult to pronounce and difficult to know what they do or if they are even necessary for your hair care regimen.  This abbreviated list will help you be ingredient savvy the next time you shop for your hair care products.

Before we breakdown what these words mean in everyday language, its important to understand how a total hair care regimen can work in your favor.

Ricinus Communis Seed Oil - Castor Oil

Prunus Amygdalus Dulsis -Sweet Almond Oil

Rosmarinus Officinalis - Rosemary Oil



Emblica Officinalis -Amla Oil

Glycine Soja - Wild Soybean 

Olea Europea - Olive Oil

Olive Oil


Cannabis Sativa - Hemp Oil

Tocopherel -Vitamin E Oil

Cocos Nucifera - Coconut Oil



Salvia Officinalis - Sage Oil

Mentha Piperita - Peppermint Oil

Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil - Jojoba Oil



Parrafin - Mineral Oil

Cera Alba –Beeswax

Persea Gratissim - Avocado Oil



Elaeis Guineensis - Palm Oil

Lavandula Angustifolia - Lavender Oil

Aqua – Water



While this list is by no means comprehensive, these are commonly used ingredients in many hair care products. If you are looking for products to achieve healthy hair, try our complete HAIRFINITY Advanced Haircare collection.

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