Every woman wants to have smooth and healthy hair. There are many women born with this dream hair, but plenty are suffering from dull, dry, and frizzy strands that depress them. A salon visit is expensive, and not everybody can afford it.
Luckily, this article has 15 home remedies that can make your dry hair silky smooth and healthy without going bankrupt. What’s great about these tips is that you can easily find the ingredients in your kitchen. Read on.
Dry Hair Treatments
1. Hot Oil
The hot oil treatment is a well-known remedy for dry and dull hair, and you can make it at home. Pour two tablespoons each of olive oil, almond oil, pure coconut oil, and jojoba oil into a pot and let the mixture become warm. Massage hair with this mixture, wrap it with a towel, unwrap after 30 minutes, and rinse using mild shampoo.
2. Yogurt, Honey, and Egg Hair Mask
Beat two eggs in a bowl; add one tablespoon of honey, and two tablespoons of yogurt. The mixture should look like a smooth and creamy paste. Apply generously on your hair, and leave it on for 20 minutes before washing with cold water.
3. Egg White Hair Mask
Egg white helps trap moisture in your hair. Simply separate the white of the egg from the yolk, and place it in a small bowl. Include three tablespoons of water, and mix them well. Apply over your hair and leave it on for 30 minutes before rinsing.
4. Honey and Rice Milk Hair Wash
Blend a cup of rice milk and two teaspoons of honey using a spoon. Spread it over your hair, and leave it on for about 15 minutes before rinsing off with water. You will get lustrous hair in just a few minutes.
5. Vegetable Oil and Honey Hair Mask
Mix two tablespoons of vegetable oil and two tablespoons of honey. Apply over your hair and wrap using a plastic shower cap. Leave it on for about 15 minutes before rinsing off with water and shampoo.
6. Banana and Avocado Hair Mask
Avocado helps seal the natural moisture in your hair, while banana improves the elasticity and softness of the strands. Take a ripe banana and two ripe avocados, and create a pulp out of them. Apply the thick paste over your hair and wash off after 20 minutes.
7. Mayonnaise Remedy
Mayonnaise contains an antioxidant that strengthens, shines, and adds volume to your hair. Whip half a cup of mayonnaise well, and apply it along the damaged portions of your wet hair. Cover it up with a shower cap and leave it for 30 minutes before rinsing with cold water and shampoo.
8. Honey Hair Mask
Honey has been an important ingredient in the previous recipes, but you can use it on your hair alone. Create a hair mask by mixing hair oil and honey. Leave it on your hair for about 20 minutes before rinsing with mild shampoo.
9. Vitamin E Hair Mask
Get the yolk of three ages and whip it. Add a tablespoon of olive oil, and three drops of Vitamin E. Apply the mixture to your clean and damp hair, and rinse off after 10 minutes. You may add lemon juice to the mixture for better results.
10. Essential Oils
Mix almond and coconut oil, and include half a teaspoon of castor oil. Place a few drops of rosemary oil, lavender oil, or any essential oil. Warm the mixture and massage onto the scalp. Rinse hair with mild shampoo.
11. Hair Spray
Beer is popular not only as a drink, but for having hair conditioning capabilities. Mix a half cup of it with two cups of water. Rinse your shampooed hair with the beer, and allow it to dry naturally. Do not wash again.
12. Coconut and Avocado Combo Pack
Get a ripe avocado and mash its pulp. Add half a cup of coconut milk, and apply the mixture over your hair. Leave it on for 15 minutes before rinsing off with mild shampoo and cold water.
13. Strawberry Hair Pack
Strawberry helps your hair stay smooth and shiny. Create a strawberry paste by mashing eight pieces of this fruit with a tablespoon of mayonnaise. Massage the paste onto your wet hair and cover it using a shower cap and a warm towel. Rinse your hair after 15 minutes using shampoo and conditioner.
14. Banana Hair Pack
Mash a banana and spread the paste over your hair, from root to tip. Leave it on for about 15 minutes before washing the hair with a mild shampoo. You can also include half a cup of beaten yogurt for better results.
15. Gram Flour Remedy
Mix two to three teaspoons of gram flour with a cup of coconut milk or raw milk. Apply the paste over your hair, focusing on the tips. Leave it on for 15 minutes before washing with mild shampoo.