What do yogurt, eggs and honey all have in common? Besides being the main ingredients for a healthy delicious, breakfast? They’re also amazing, affordable, natural ingredients for hair treatments. And you know what else? These are not the only ones. Nature is full of often underrated products that help improve deteriorated, oily, dry or dandruffy hair making it visibly healthier and shinier. We showed you some of the best foods for healthy hair and now we want to share with you some amazing natural masks for beautiful hair. Easy to make, not expensive and very handy.
10. Milk & Honey
This finger-licking hair mask is the easiest on our list. Take the milk bottle out of the fridge, pour a glass of it and then mix a teaspoon of honey with the milk. Massage it on your hair from the root to the tips and leave the mask on for 15 minutes to do its job. Rinse it off with warm water and shampoo. You hair will be naturally hydrated and it will look shiny and silky.
9. Raw Egg
This amazing hair mask includes only eggs. We all have eggs in our fridge. The best thing about raw eggs is that they are rich in proteins and fats, are a natural moisturizer and because of their enzymes that eats bacteria from our hair, it removes unwanted oils. Use the whole egg if you have normal hair, as a conditioner after you washed your hair. For oily hair use only the egg whites. If you have dry hair, the egg yolk will do wonders for moisturizing.
8. Lemon & Olive Oil
This is hair mask is for flaky hair mostly. The acidity from the lemon juice removes the dry flakes of skin and the olive oil is best for moisturizing the “new” skin of your scalp. Mix in a bowl 2 tablespoons of fresh lemon juice, 2 tablespoons of olive oil and 2 tablespoons of water. Massage this on your damp scalp until it penetrates the skin. Leave the mixture on for 20 minutes and rinse and shampoo it off. You can repeat this once a week.
After that great weekend party, make sure you keep a beer for other uses. The beer hair mask is best for adding volume to your hair. The yeast from the beer contains yeast which is great for “pumping” tired, flat hair. To use it, mix ½ cup of flat beer with 1 teaspoon of sunflower oil and a raw egg. Put in on your damp hair, leave it on for 15 minutes and rinse it off with cool water. Hair volume guaranteed.
Avocado is known for its amazing properties especially for its repairing oils that resemble the skin’s natural sebum and proteins. It’s also great for smoothing and weighing down rebel hair. You need an avocado, massage it on clean, damp hair and let it on for 15 minutes. Rinse it with water afterwards. You can apply the mask every two weeks for best results.
5. Natural Masks For Beautiful Hair – Baking Soda
This is one of the best natural masks for beautiful hair. Sodium bicarbonate is a natural cleanser that breaks down anything that is acidic. Mix 2 tablespoons of baking soda with 2 of water and mix it until it forms into a thick paste. Massage the mixture into the damp hair and then leave it for about 15 minutes. Rinse with water and shampoo your hair. It will leave it squeaky shiny and clean.
4. Coconut Oil
The uses of coconut are endless. From weight loss, to acne treatment to face moisturizer. Another great use is a natural hair mask. It will hydrate your hair and because of its anti-fungal properties, it will keep the dandruff away. Put some coconut oil in your palms and massage it into your hair. Wrap your hair in a warm towel and let the mask work for 1 hour. Wash it off with shampoo and dry the hair normally. Your hair will smell delicious.
3. Banana Hair Mask
In our list of natural masks for beautiful hair is the yummy banana mask. Nothing simpler than this. Depending on the length of your hair, take 1 or 2 bananas, mash them in a bowl, add 2 tablespoons of honey and 1 teaspoon of almond oil. Apply the mixture on your hair, especially on the tips and leave it for 15 minutes. Then just wash it off. It will give extra moisture to any kind of hair.
2. Apple Cider Vinegar
If you have an oily scalp, this hair mask will surely make some difference. Combine ¼ of apple cider vinegar with the peel from 1 lemon. Mix it until it forms a paste and massage it on your scalp, especially at the roots of your hair. Give it 15 minutes to absorb the excess oil from the scalp and rinse it off in the shower.
This is one of our best natural masks for beautiful hair. Yogurt is packed with anti-oxidants, vitamins, calcium and proteins. It’s great as a moisturizer and keeps under control greasy hair. Mix half cup of yogurt with a teaspoon of apple cider vinegar and 1 teaspoon of honey and apply it from the roots to the ends of the hair. Leave it on for 15 minutes and rinse it with warm water.
This was our list of best natural masks for beautiful hair. What are your DIY tricks for healthy hair?