All homemade hair masks nourish the scalp and hair roots. Making a homemade hair mask is not only very cheap but also very easy – all you need are a few basic kitchen ingredients. To get bouncy and lustrous hair, feed and nourish your scalp and hair with powerful nutrients provided by Mother Nature.
Let’s see the roles of the key ingredients used in the following mask recipes,
Coconut milk – An excellent conditioner, making hair feel soft and lustrous.
Honey – Moisturizes. Honey is very important in homemade hair mask, especially if you have dry, dull hair. It has restorative properties that add moisture to lifeless hair, making it glowing and lustrous.
Avocados – It contains moisturizing properties that revitalize dull, lifeless hair.
Mayonnaise – Protein present in Mayonnaise prevents hair breakage by filling the gaps in the hair stands.
Bananas – Moisturizes. The moisture boost will strengthen your hair to prevent breakage and split ends, maintain your natural hair elasticity and make your hair bouncy & healthy.
Almond oil – It nourishes and strengthens your hair.
Egg yolk – Eggs are packed with numerous nutrients, from vitamins D, B and A to iron to protein. It nourishes the hair roots, give your hair a natural glossy shine, prevents hair damage, and promotes hair growth.
Lemon – A natural astringent, lemon closes the pores in the scalp, thereby getting rid of excess oil in your hair.
Note: Lemon can visibly lighten hair, so make sure you use it diluted with enough water.
The following are the most powerful homemade masks for soft and shiny hair,
1. Coconut Milk and Honey Mask.
This simple hair treatment requires only ½ cup coconut milk and 3 tbsp. honey. Mix together and rinse through hair from root to tips.
After 15 minutes rinse with lukewarm water, then shampoo hair. Your locks will feel soft and look shiny.
2. Avocados and Mayo Mask
This method acts as a deep conditioner and takes a few minutes to make.
Slice avocado, remove pit and scoop out avocado and transfer to a mixing bowl. Add 3 tbsp. mayonnaise, and then apply to hair.
Put on a shower cap or wrap hair in a warm damp towel for 20 minutes. Rinse with warm water, then shampoo and condition hair.
3. Bananas and Almond oil Mask
The recipe for your hair that you can also eat!
Slice up a banana and in a bowl add 2 tbsp. almond oil. Comb mixture through hair and massage the ends of your hair with your finger tips.
Let’s it sit for 10-15 minutes. Then rinse with warm water.
4. Egg Yolk and Lemon hair mask
Fix your split ends and literally feed your hair with this protein rich hair mask.
Crack an egg in a bowl and mix in 2 tbsp. olive oil and 2 tsp. fresh lemon juice.
Combine mixture onto hair and let sit for 15-20 minutes.
Make sure to rinse hair with cool water.
Lastly, remember, the longer you keep the hair mask on, the deeper the nutrients will sink into your scalp, nourishing and energizing the hair roots.
With these homemade fresh and fruity hair masks, your hair is bound to become naturally healthy and Shiny!!!