Reader's Choice Awards Winner!

Thank you Beauty LaunchPad! Agadir International has been awarded for the best women's hair care products for coarse hair of 15h Annual Reader's Choice Awards. Thousands of readers casted their votes for the top pro-beauty and hair picks in 2018, and we were honored to be chosen. The specific product that was chosen was our Argan Oil Hair Treatment. Our formula contains 100% pure and certified Argan Oil that's enriched with vitamin E and alcohol-free.  This daily hair treatment repairs, softens, and strengthens dry, brittle, frizzy, and overworked hair. Bonus: It reduces hair drying time from 40-50% while encouraging healthier

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Argan Oil vs. Coconut Oil

Argan Oil vs. Coconut Oil        With the rise of different beauty oils in the industry, it can be difficult to diffrerentiate which essential oil is best for each skincare and haircare routine. This breakdown will show the differneces in formula, benefits, and best uses for both products. What is Argan Oil?Native only to Morocco, Argan oil is pressed from the kernels of the argan tree. What is Coconut Oil? Coconut oil is from dried coconut kernels that was originated by the Polynesian people for many years.  It's extracted through a heated hydraulic press.What's in Argan Oil?Argan oil contains high

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Argan Oil for Cooking: Cosmetic vs. Cooking

There are two different types of Argan Oil: Cooking and Cosmetic. Argan oil isn't just used for haircare and skincare, but it can be found in many culinary cuisines. From its' birthplace of Morocco and only found in the Argan trees, this extraordinary oil is rare, similar to truffle oil.  The Argan tree produces fruit. All done by hand, they're harvested, shelled, and cracked to collect its' kernels. The famous oil then comes from the kernels after they're cold-pressed. What's the difference between cooking and cosmetic Argan oil?  Cosmetic Argan oil comes from unroasted kernels and cooking Argan oil is

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12 Tips for Growing Long, Strong and Healthy Hair

Growing your hair can take time but it doesn't have to be difficult. Follow our 12 tips and you'll have long, healthy locks in no time!  1. Stick with your natural color for a whileDying your hair every month sounds fun but it can really damage your hair. Take a break from harmful dyes and stick with a color natural to your own so that when it grows out, it won't tempt you to dye it again. Stick to your natural color for a while to reduce the damage on your hair. 2. Be careful with heatIf you're blow

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Argan Oil vs. Moroccan Oil - which is better?

Argan Oil? Moroccan Oil? What's the difference? Which is better? There are a lot of products available now that are claiming to be oil based and derived from Morocco. There is however a distinct difference between these two commercial oils. Argan Oil: Native only to Morocco, Argan Oil is pressed from the kernels of the argan tree. This is the purest form of Argan Oil and is used natively for various purposes such as: skin treatment(acne and moisturization), hair care and even cooking. Moroccan Oil: Commercial Moroccan Oil is a modified version of Argan Oil. Morrocan Oil is a combination

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Putting Agadir on the Map: The Rise of Argan Oil

While the price of crude oil has been tanking, there’s another oil that’s been experiencing a major boom. Argan oil, long used as a medicine and a staple in the cuisine of the Berbers of North Africa, has many recently discovered uses: namely in hair and skin care. Around 2009, this ancient oil stirred up a global cosmetic craze. Its unique properties mean it can be used in a wide variety of beauty contexts including as a moisturizer, an exfoliating agent, a skin toner, and a hair conditioner. It even helps reduce acne and can heal razor burn. The

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