Women in the current days tend to use coconut oil rather than other cosmetic products for the several natural benefits it holds as a food product and a moisturizer. Coconut oil is more affordable and can be used on a daily basis; it can be used for hair masks and skin care. It holds nourishing and healing properties that are mentioned below. Unrefined oil of coconut is the best type of oil for hair growth because it contains all natural components. Scientists confirm that using coconut oil before washing one’s hair will reduce loss of hair protein which is often lost in the washing process, leaving the hair weak and fragile. Coconut oil spreads evenly on one’s scalp along the length of hair and forms a protective layer which prevents swelling and damage of hair. The oil is best used to revive dry, damaged, thinning, dull, and splitting hair and turns it to a brighter, softer, smoother and silkier hair. It is also said the coconut oil treats dandruff conditions.