How to Use Coconut Oil for Hair: A Step-by-Step Guide

Get ready for next-level hydration for your strands.
how to use coconut oil on hair

There’s no doubt that you’ve heard about the magic of coconut oil. This multi-purpose beauty junkie favorite can be used in what feels like a million ways. Use it as a hydrating makeup remover, a lip balm replacement, or an all-over body moisturizer! You can even use coconut oil on your hair.

Learning how to use coconut oil for hair is actually pretty simple. It’s important to follow a few specific rules to ensure that your hair feels hydrated and healthy without being overly oily or weighed down. Follow this simple four-step routine and learn how to use coconut oil for hair in no time!


Section and clip your hair up.

Start by sectioning off your hair clipping the areas you aren’t working with away from your face. 


Apply coconut oil.

Warm the coconut oil up between your palms and work it through each section of your hair. Make sure to fully and evenly saturate each section of your strands! After that, cover your hair with a cap and let it sit for 20-30 minutes.


Wash and condition your hair.

Wash and condition your hair using one of our favorite duos: TRESemmé Botanique Nourish & Replenish Shampoo and ConditionerThis duo is infused with coconut milk and aloe vera. It will gently cleanse and condition your hair without stripping it of all benefits the coconut oil just delivered.


Rinse and go!

Make sure to completely rinse your hair and that’s it! Your hair will feel healthier and hydrated after absorbing all the benefits of coconut oil! 

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