Macassar oil


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Macassar oil

[mə′kas·ər ‚ȯil]
(materials)
A fat obtained from seeds of kusam, used in hair dressing, cooking, and illumination.
Any of several fatty oils or oily preparations that have similar properties and are used in hair preparations.
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No matter what its colour, if your hair is dry, brittle and a bit frizzy sort it out with Klorane's Shampoo with Macassar Oil.