13 Beautiful Ways To Use Argan Oil



Overnight Moisturizing Treatment. Work a generous amount of Argan oil into your hair from scalp to ends, and wrap with a shower cap or towel before bed. Wash it out in the morning for soft and smooth hair.

Anti-frizz Serum. Simply put a few drops of oil in your palm, along with a few drops of essential oils for added benefits (use peppermint for dry hair, lavender for fine to normal, or lemon for golden highlights) and rub your hands together. Use your palms to smooth the serum onto your hair to tame frizz and add shine.

Itchy/Dry Scalp Treatment. Using a paint brush or your fingers, work a generous amount of Argan oil into your scalp and allow to sit for around a half hour. Wash out when done and repeat as needed for relief from scalp dryness or itchiness.

Leave-in Conditioner. A nourishing leave-in “conditioner” of Argan oil can be very beneficial for hair that is frequently styled with tools and products. After showering, apply a small amount of argan oil to wet hair, then dry and style as normal.

Beard Oil. Soften a scratchy beard by applying a drop or two of Argan oil and combing it through. Argan oil can also be used to soothe irritated post-shave skin on the face and neck.


Facial Moisturizer. Using your hands, smooth a drop or two of Argan oil onto the skin of your face and neck after cleansing. Let it soak in for a few minutes before applying makeup. Dabbing your face with a paper towel or toilet paper can help remove traces of excess oil.

Makeup Magic. Add a drop of Argan oil to your liquid foundation, bronzer, or tinted moisturizer to achieve a luminous glow. The oil will also help to keep your foundation from drying out or looking cakey.

Lip Scrub. Mix a few drops of Argan oil into a bit of white or brown sugar, and mix until it becomes a paste. Use the paste to gently exfoliate and hydrate dry or chapped lips as needed.

Remedy for Dry/Cracked Heels. Apply a small amount of Argan oil to dry and cracked feet and heels before bed. Put on a pair of clean socks to avoid staining your sheets, wake up to soft and nourished feet!

Lotion Booster. Mix a few drops of Argan oil into a handful of your favorite lotion before applying. This will add hydration, and will also help to reduce the appearance skin imperfections, such as stretch marks or scars, over time.


Nail Strengthener. Mix equal parts of Argan oil and lemon juice and soak for 10-15 minutes. This treatment will limit nail breakage and give your nails a healthy glow.

Cuticle Treatment. Heal dry and cracked cuticles by massaging a drop or two of Argan oil into your cuticles. Repeat as needed.

Nail Fungal Infection Remedy. Apply 1-2 drops of Argan oil directly to the infected nails. This should be done at least 2-3 times per day to get the best results.