Ingredient Spotlight Pt. 2: Caprylic Capric Triglycerides

Friday, June 28, 2013

What is Caprylic Capric Triglycerides?

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride is derived from Coconut Oil.

What does it do for the hair?

It has a very light, silky oil feel that is not at all greasy. It gives the hair a silky smooth feel. It restores softness and provides slip. It also slows down the loss of water from the hair, thus increasing hydration.

Which products contain this Ingredient?
  • Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Sheen Sealing Nectar 
  • Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Knot Out Conditioner
  • TRESemmé Naturals Conditioner Nourishing Moisture with Aloe Vera and Avocado
  • Elucence Moisture Balancing Conditioner
  • Mizani Butter Rich Deep Nourishing Hairdress 
  • Mizani Coconut Soufflé Light Moisturizing Hairdress
  • Beautiful Textures Moisture Butter Whipped Curl Creme,
  • Elasta QP Olive Oil & Mango Butter Moisturizer 

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  1. Since the ingredient is derived from coconut oil, can you still get the same benefits by just using unrefined and cold-pressed coconut oil

    1. Of course. In fact, it's better to use the real thing for the best possible results!

  2. Coconut oil is the business! Can't believe it took me so long to give it a try.

    1. It's a wonderful oil that should be incorporated into everyone's hair regimen!!

  3. This oil make the difference in my hair period!!!