It is extracted from the berries, leaves and seeds of the sea buckthorn plant, which is a small shrub that grows at high altitudes in the northwest Himalayan region. Sea buckthorn oil is one of the only plant foods known to provide all four omega fatty acids — omega-3, omega-6, omega-7 and omega-9. Sea buckthorn oil is rich in various vitamins, minerals and beneficial plant compounds.
Fatty acids present in it helps in keeping locks moisturised by locking the moisture within. Using sea buckthorn oil for hair helps in making the hair follicles healthier and it also promotes hair growth. Buckthorn oil also keeps your cuticles protected. It protects cells from oxidative damage and aids in collagen production and promotes hair strength and elasticity.