Grapeseed oil (Vitis Vinifera Fruit Extract) is pressed from the seeds of grapes. It is high in fatty acids that promotes hair growth and prevents hair loss. Grape seed oil also contains 0.8 to 1.5% unsaponifiables rich in phenols (tocopherols) and steroids (campesterol, beta-sitosterol, stigmasterol), which has beneficial properties like moisturization, conditioning, vitamins. Grapeseed oil contains small amounts of vitamin E, which is an important antioxidant and helps in cell generation. The oil is high in polyunsaturated, the good fats, and low in saturated fats, the bad fats. Saturated fats are bad for hair, since they can convert to dihydrotestosterone (DHT) and sebum and lead to hair loss.
Grapeseed oil is an light oil that easily immerse into the hair, which makes it ideal for moisturizing and conditioning dry, hair without leaving a greasy feeling.
Grapeseed oil is found in the following products: Wavy oil