Natural How To: Oil & Honey Treatment for Damaged/Dry Hair What you will need: 1/3 of olive oil Tablespoon of honey A dollop of coconut oil Step One: Pour ingredients into bowl. The amount of oil and honey used here is for people with thick medium length hair. Step Two: Mix the ingredients together making sure that the honey and oil are evenly distributed. Step Three: Your mixture should become a cloudy greenish gold color (as seen above). Step Four:Begin sectioning hair into four sections. Apply generously to the hair from root to tip, but be sure not to drown the hair with the oil treatment. Let sit for 1 hour and then wash hair throughly with hot water.