Ask the Experts: A Naturalista's Healthy Hair Must-Haves
Decoding Mineral Oil
“The myth about mineral oil is that it suffocates the skin, and that’s only...
“The myth about mineral oil is that it suffocates the skin, and that’s only true when it’s not in its purest form,” says Dickey. “When I developed my hair care line, my team spent two years researching a replacement for mineral oil but there’s no substitute for its performance. Many people think that it’s a cheap ingredient added to products and that’s not entirely true. The cosmetic grades of mineral oil are considered the safest and most non-irritating."