Sea Moss For Hair
Our newest ingredient spotlight is: Sea Moss, Chondrus crispus! Sea Moss, also called Irish Sea Moss, is very nourishing to the hair and scalp. This ingredient is becoming very popular among the hair industry. It is a type of seaweed or algae that is normally found in the ocean from North America, Europe and the Caribbean Islands. Especially Ireland and England are known areas to find this amazing ingredient. The majority sold is the color red, but it can come in a variety of colors such as green. This ingredient is packed with vitamins and minerals, thus making it known for having incredible hair and scalp benefits.
Hair and Scalp Benefits
Sea moss contains a huge amount of vitamins and minerals. It is known to contain approximately 92 minerals! Since it is so nutrient dense, this ingredient is found to really nourish the hair and scalp and yield results.
Vitamins and Minerals:
- Vitamin B2
- Vitamin B12
- Vitamin K
- Vitamin C
- Vitamin A
- Omega 3
- Omega 6
Hair and Scalp Benefits:
- Moisturizing- Hydrates the hair and scalp. Vitamin A can help with the production of sebum, a balance of sebum is needed for a healthy scalp.
- Strengthening- Vitamins and minerals enrich the hair promoting strength.
- Shine- Revive hair and enhance shine and luster.
- Hair Growth/ Hair Loss Prevention- When hair is stronger and the scalp is healthy, hair can grow and is more unlikely to break off.
Because of how nourishing sea moss is, it can help with many hair concerns. Such as: itchy scalp, dandruff, hair loss, hair breakage, brittle hair, dry hair, dry scalp, or dull hair.
Hair Products with Sea Moss
Are you interested in making these hair products? This ingredient can be used in many hair care formulations such as shampoo, conditioner, leave- in conditioner, and hair masks. It is a natural source of the thickener, carrageenan, making this ingredient a natural stabilizer and thickener. If you are interested in launching a natural hair care line or formulating with sea moss, check out our updated, refreshed and revised Pro Natural Hair Care Formulation Course! This course is packed with tons of brand new formulations, including a Luminous Sea Moss Mask.
New Formulation: Luminous Sea Moss Mask-
- Clarifying to the scalp
- Nourishing to the scalp, leaving it soft and clean
- Adds shine and slip to the hair
- Deep conditions the hair
- Excellent for all hair types: including curly, coily, and locs hair.
This brand new formulation is taught in our Pro Natural Hair Care Formulation Course.