Does your argon oil smell like..

(14 Posts)
Wrigglebum Fri 18-Jan-13 19:53:33

Got mine in Holland & Barrett and it smells odd, reminds me of salami for some reason. Not too strong though and fades quickly. It's 100% argan oil.

Pinot Fri 18-Jan-13 19:11:24

Mine is pure organic stuff and has a unique smell! Dissipates quickly though

SoldeInvierno Fri 18-Jan-13 17:44:17

The very expensive organic one that I got in a specialised shop smells a bit like salad oil, but the smell disappears quite quickly. I suppose the scented ones are mixed with other oils to make them nicer

UterusUterusGhali Fri 18-Jan-13 17:36:00

The Primark £2.50 stuff smells lush. Like orange oil.

HyvaPaiva Fri 18-Jan-13 15:41:29

Natural argan oil shouldn't smell like that, OP. Now that it's a 'fashionable' oil, I'm not sure about the branded products' scent or if they add anything, but I've been buying it (very very cheaply) in Morocco for years and it's just a sort of 'nutty' scent.

smoothieooo Fri 18-Jan-13 15:34:10

Mine smells lovely too - but is a Lee Stafford one so probably not the concentrated good stuff (although works pretty well on my frizzy barnet)

Mine smells gorgeous. It was a cheapy mini bottle from next to the till in the chemists so lord only knows what's actually in it. Seems to work perfectly though.

wickedfairy Fri 18-Jan-13 15:30:35

Yep, my organic stuff smells like camels piss, it disappeared quickly though!!!!

BiscuitMillionaire Fri 18-Jan-13 15:22:56

Yes mine smells rather unpleasant, sort of like damp straw.

trikken Fri 18-Jan-13 15:22:05

my one smells pleasent but its tresemme and has the same smell as the other tresemme products so maybe it actually doesnt smell that much.

Lakota Fri 18-Jan-13 15:19:06

It seems nice enough, put a bit through wet hair and added a bit more once I'd dried it, like a serum. Only used it once, it was a mini Christmas gift, bottle is only little.

revolvenotevolve Fri 18-Jan-13 15:17:13

Does it do the job Lakota ?

Lakota Fri 18-Jan-13 15:15:25

The one I've got smells lovely - like Chocolate orange, although it's a bottle from Primark by the tills and may well not be 'pure' and have had a fragrance added!

revolvenotevolve Fri 18-Jan-13 15:11:00

concentrated cow pat?? Mine has a right stench which (hopefully) disapates quickly.. is this normal?!?

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