You mustn’t be a Naturalista before you go the extra mile for your hair. Every woman’s hair, regardless of texture, color, and volume certainly deserves good TLC, yours included. Considering that your hair is one of the first things people notice about you, keeping it healthy is a must. Yes, even when it’s tucked away under a wig. Luckily, this doesn’t have to break the bank as there are several ways to achieve this, one of which is hair masks. Hair mask at home.
DIY hair masks are undoubtedly a cost efficient way to help keep your hair super soft and shiny. Plus, it’s a little science (or should I say arts and crafts) project you can do at your spare time. This hair masks are rich in nutrients your hair will love, they are super easy to make and the ingredients can be found in every kitchen. What’s more, seeing that they are made from natural foods, its’ a great way to have a health snack. Good for your hair and stomach, what a combo! Hair mask at home.
Check out 4 easy DIY hair masks to make at home for a rich and healthy hair…
#1. Banana + almond oil
Things needed: Banana (depending on the fullness of your hair), 2 tbsp. of almond oil.
Process: Begin by dicing the banana into tiny chunks before mashing. Next, mix in the 2 tbsp. of almond oil. You can use a blender for a smother blend. Once the mixture is ready, apply evenly through your hair. Of course, remember to also massage your scalp with the mixture using your finger tips. Finally, let it sit for 10-15mins before rinsing with warm water.
#2. Coconut milk + honey
You’ll need: 1/2 cup of coconut milk, 3 tbsp. of honey.
Process: In a bowl, mix your coconut milk and honey together. You can also use a blender for smooth consistency. Afterwards, apply mixture to your hair from root to tips. This should sit for 15 minutes, then proceed to rinse with lukewarm water. In addition, shampoo and condition your hair as you would usually do. Hair mask at home.
#3. Egg yolk + lemon
This hair mask is great for correcting split ends, while you feed your hair with rich protein that’s good for it. You’ll need: 1 egg yolk, 2 tbsp. olive oil, and a fresh lemon.
Process: In a bowl containing your egg yolk, mix in your olive oil and fresh lemon juice. Next, combine into smooth mixture and apply onto hair. Allow to sit for 15-20 minutes before rinsing with cool water. Emphasis on the cool water as you don’t intend to cook the egg 😉
#4. Avocado + mayonnaise
This method acts as a deep conditioner. You’ll be needing: 1 avocado, 3 tbsp. of mayonnaise.
Procedure: After slicing your avocado, put the flesh into a mixing bowl. Follow with the mayo and mix until smooth. Thereafter, apply to your hair and wear a shower cap afterwards. You can also wrap hair in a damp towel if you don’t have a shower cap. Allow the mask to sit on your hair for 20 minutes. Then, rinse with warm water followed by shampooing and conditioning the hair.
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