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Flax Oil?

What, if anything, can I use flax oil for? I saw some last night at WalMart in the vitamin section so I decided to buy it, hoping that I could use it to make me pretty :)
:) Vanessa :)
CG since 9/2007
medium texture; slightly porous

Currently loving:
anything from CJ, KBB Luscious Locks Hair Mask, Kenra Moisturizing Conditioner

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  • jillipoojillipoo Posts: 3,795Registered Users
    Spoken like a true PJ!

    I haven't heard about anybody using flax oil on their hair (but then again, I tend to not pay a lot of attention to home remedies and hair treatments, preferring to save my kitchen for food I will consume rather than apply).

    But I did find this post from June:
    http://www.naturallycurly.com/curltalk/showthread.php?t=77576

    Flax oil goes rancid pretty quickly, by the way. It needs to be refrigerated. It's healthy to consume but has a definite scent, which would probably not be one that you'd like to have other people associate with you.
    3a and strictly CG since August 2007. Porous and on the fine side. No to magnesium sulfate and glycerin. Yes to protein! Favorites:
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    CONDITIONERS and LEAVE-INS: Mop Top Daily Conditioner, KBB Nectar, Aubrey GPB or Island Naturals, Robert Craig, Any Jessicurl
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    GELS: Fuzzy Duck, B5 Design, MGA Scultping, BRHG


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