Harmful sun rays, Pollution and improper hair care can take a toll on your hair and give you dry and brittle mane. We generally use store bought hair products to take care of our hair. But these products contains lot of chemicals which end up damaging your hair. Here home remedies come to your rescue. Natural ingredients contains essential vitamins and minerals which are very beneficial to keep our healthy and damage free. Today’s post is about few easy recipes of hair masks which you can prepare at home easily to get healthy and shiny hair. We would be using all natural ingredients which are safe for our hair.
1. Olive Oil & Avocado Hair Mask:
We would need one ripe avocado and one teaspoon of olive oil. Mash the avocado properly and add olive oil to it. Mix it well to get a smooth paste. Apply this mask all over your hair and scalp. Let it sit for 30 minutes and wash off afterwards with shampoo. Follow up with your regular conditioner. Avocado is a buttery fruit which contains high amount of monosaturated fats and vitamins which help to nourish and hydrate your hair and keep it shiny. Olive oil contains essential fatty acids and anti oxidants. The anti oxidants help to kill the free radicals and protect the hair from external damage. Its fatty acids help to repair the damaged hair and keep it soft and shiny. You can follow this mask twice in a week for best results.
2. Yogurt & Banana Hair Mask:
Banana contains essential minerals which helps to nourish the hair and soften the rough hair. Yogurt is known as a natural conditioner which helps to nourish the hair and keep it soft and shiny. We would need two ripe bananas, two tablespoons of Yogurt and one teaspoon of honey. First mash the bananas properly. Add yogurt and honey to it and mix well. Make a smooth paste and apply it all over your hair and scalp. Cover your head with a shower cap and let it sit for one hour. Wash off later with a mild shampoo and condition. You would see the visible result in first usage itself. You can follow this mask twice a week for best results.
3. Yogurt & Egg Mask:
You would need One egg yolk and two tablespoons of Yogurt to prepare this mask. Beat the egg yolk well and mix it with Yogurt. Mix well to get a smooth paste. You can also add few drops of essential oils of your choice. Now apply this mask on your hair with the help of a brush. Let it sit for 30 minutes and wash off with shampoo. Follow up with your conditioner. Eggs contain natural protein which is extremely important to maintain its health. It helps to strengthen the hair follicles and give amazing shine to it. Yogurt helps to deep condition your hair and keep it silky. You can follow this mask twice or thrice in a week for best results.
4. Olive Oil & Apple Cider Vinegar Mask:
Olive Oil contains essential fatty acids which helps to nourish and condition dry and damaged hair effectively. Its anti oxidant properties help to protect your hair from external damage as well. Apple Cider Vinegar helps to maintain Ph balance of the scalp and keep it healthy. Apart from this it also helps to remove the chemical build up on your hair and give amazing shine to it. To prepare this mask your would need Four tablespoons of Apple Cider Vinegar, Four tablespoons of Olive Oil and two tablespoons of raw honey. Mix all the ingredients well to get a smooth paste. Apply this mask all over your hair and scalp with brush. Cover your head with shower cap and let it sit for 30 minutes. Wash off later with shampoo and condition. You can use this mask twice in a week for soft and silky hair .
5. Yogurt & Lemon Juice Mask:
This mask is very beneficial to remove the dandruff flakes as well. You would need five tablespoons of Yogurt and one tablespoon of lemon juice. Mix both the ingredients well and make a smooth paste. Apply this on your hair and scalp. Keep it for 30 minutes and wash off later with shampoo. Follow up with your regular conditioner. Yogurt helps to condition your hair to remove the dryness of your hair while lemon helps to cleanse your scalp and remove the dandruff flakes. You can follow this mask once in a week to get healthy scalp and damaged free hair.