What Is Argan Oil Anyway?

Agaidr Argan Oil Hair Treatment From Lotion SourceArgan Oil is one of the world’s most amazing oils for skin and hair care, truly a beauty secret for centuries of Moroccan women. It is a  local food source, cooking oil, ointment, cosmetic and much more. Argan oil known as “liquid gold”, and is the reason Moroccan women maintain supple, radiant skin even as they live in the dry climate.

Argan oil contains extremely high levels of essential fatty acids like linoleic acid or omega-6 which is key to protect and repair the hair and skin. The fatty acids improve intracellular oxygenation, helping to restore in your hair and skin.

Vitamin E is well documented to be a wonderful anit-oxidant as a hair and skin care wonder. Argan contains amazingly high level of vitamin E that moisturizes and heals while neutralizing free radicals and regenerating and nourishing, dry skin and hair.

Argan oil is pressed from the fruits of the Argan tree which is native to Morocco and known to live up to 200 years. Because of it’s limited supply and difficulty to press, Argan oil is one of the rarest oils in the world.

Argan oil has remarkable abilities that nourish and moisturize as well as promote elasticity. The oil is high in omega-9 oleic acid and the omega-6 linoleic acid. Argan Oil absorbs quickly and is highly moisturizing, rich in Carotenes, anti-Inflammatory and simply amazing.

Lotion Source specializes in several brands featuring Argan Oil for both hair and skin. Hair brands such as Agadir, Dermorganic, and MoroccanOil are leaders of Argan based hair care products. We also feature Body Drench’s line of Argan based skin care products and also offer tanning lotions from Brown Sugar and others that contain Argan for the skin.

Also, here is a list of our Top 10 Argan Oil Products based on sales and reviews!

Please tell us about your Argan experiences below. We look forward to hearing from you.

The Real Liquid Gold

It is considered to be the real “liquid gold” and it possesses a thousand health benefits. It goes back as far as the ancient Phoenicians who traded Argan oil.


It is served for breakfast by Morocco’s Berbers. It’s said to lower cholesterol but one real benefit for your hair and skin is the high vitamin content. Argan has twice the Vitamin E of olive oil and is a potent anti-oxidant.

In fact if you have dry, brittle or dull looking hair, you can apply the oil over your scalp and leave it on overnight and then wash it off with an Argan Oil shampoo like MoroccanOil or Agadir. Your hair will become strong and silky and you will be hooked.

Moroccan Oil Treatment

Want to control frizz and protect your hair from the environment? A few drops of Moroccanoil Argan oil treatment is the way to go!

Moroccanoil Treatment is an ultra-light formula which is absorbed by the hair instantly, resulting in a natural silky finish and brilliant shine without leaving a residue. It also revives, hydrates and detangles hair, wigs and hair extensions.

Just work into damp hair after shampooing and conditioning!