Let's have a look at some of the natural homemade hair mask for dry and damaged hair. Following are some of the home remedies that make your hair healthy and shiny.
Now a days it is not that easy to get thick and lustrous hair. In this modern life, hair is subjected to various chemical treatments in salons, hair colours also contribute to hair damage. When you leave for work, you blow dry your hair to dry them fast. All these things not only damage your hair but makes them thin and lifeless. Sun rays and environmental pollution also damage your hair. The only remedy to treat this damage is by natural ingredients.
Home Remedies for Dry Hair
Just to look classy in parties, people try various hair styles and harsh products, which damage the Natural beauty of hair. It is necessary that hair problems, like hair fall, split ends, dry hair, dandruff, itchy scalp, etc. should be treated somehow to maintain proper health of hair. Dry hair is a very common problem in today’s generation. Instead of taking several hair treatments, try some natural home remedies. Have a look at some beneficial ingredients, which are effective for dry strands.
Massage In Butter
Try this home remedy: treat dry, brittle hair with a small amount of butter for a glossy shine. Massage it into your dry hair, then cover your hair with a shower cap for about a half hour. Shampoo as usual, and rinse all the butter out.
Rinse With Tea
To give a natural shine to dry hair, use a quart of warm, unsweetened tea (freshly brewed or instant) as a final rinse after your regular shampoo. Tea can enhance hair color, so make sure to use a tea that works with your hair color. Blondes should use chamomile tea; black tea may darken their tresses. Brunettes should use black tea to enhance shine and enrich color.
Beer is considered to be a good conditioner for hair. It is also known for promoting hair growth and maintaining shine of hair. Being an excellent tonic, beer is enriched with proteins and vitamin B. Firstly, wash your hair. Spray beer all over your hair. You have to simply replace a conditioner with beer. Leave it for some time. Use a blow dryer to remove the smell of beer.
Beer becomes a nourishing conditioner, when added with egg and essential oil. Mix a few drops of jojoba oil in 8 ounces dark beer and apply it on hair. After 15 minutes, wash hair with lukewarm water.
Treat with Botanical Oils
Available at health food stores, olive, jojoba, and sweet almond oils are all wonderful elixirs for damaged hair. If your hair is thick and heavy, coconut oil works well. Dampen your hair and apply small amounts of the botanical oil until your hair is thoroughly covered. Top off with shower cap and warm towel for about 30 minutes, then rinse and shampoo your hair out.
Apple Cider Vinegar
To treat dry hair, apple cider vinegar is very effective. Instead of using expensive shampoos for hair, a simple pack or massage of apple cider vinegar works better. All you are required to do is to take out some apple cider vinegar in a bowl. With the help of a cotton ball, apply it on the scalp and hair. Rinse your hair after 5-10 minutes.
You can also use diluted apple cider vinegar. Mix apple cider vinegar and warm water in equal proportion. Apply it after shampooing your hair. It will work as a conditioner and will help manage your hair properly.
Honey is a nourishing product for hair. Prepare a paste of two tablespoons of honey, one tablespoon of buttermilk or yogurt, and one tablespoon of coconut oil. Stir it well and warm it. Apply this mixture on your strands. Cover your hair with a shower cap. Rinse off your hair after 20 minutes.
You can prepare a honey hair mask by combining three tablespoons of olive oil and half cup of honey. Apply it on hair and scalp. Wrap your head with a warm towel. After 30 minutes, shampoo your hair.
Aloe Vera And Egg
Mix half cup of aloe vera gel with one egg white and mix well to form a paste. Apply this paste all your hair and scalp. Keep it for 30 minutes. Later wash off. This hair mask will make your hair lustrous, treats dryness and split ends.