Homemade hair masks for soft shiny hair

Daily exposure to bright sunlight, weather changes, stress and pollution makes our hair brittle, dull and prone to damage. Although we know of countless products available on the market, nothing works better than natural ingredients. Try these lightweight hair masks, which are easy to whip up and will work wonders for your hair.

Egg – Yogurt Hair Mask

It is a simple mask made from common kitchen ingredients. Egg is a rich source of protein and helps treat damage. Yogurt adds shine and reduces hair loss with regular use, while honey moisturizes and keeps hair nourished. This intensive treatment restores essential hydration and amplifies the power.

What you need

1/2 cup yogurt

1 egg

1 tbsp. honey

Mix an egg, half a cup of yogurt with a tablespoon of honey and blend until smooth. Apply this mask well on all hair strands and wear a shower cap for 20 minutes. Wash with a mild shampoo and conditioner. The hair looks healthy, shiny and shiny.

Aloe Vera – Coconut Oil Hair Mask

Aloe Vera is often used as a nourishing mask for the skin. However, the gel is equally effective at keeping hair healthy and frizz-free. Aloe Vera gel is a great conditioner that rejuvenates dry hair and prevents hair loss.

Coconut oil is traditionally used to moisturize the scalp and hair. It helps get rid of dandruff, promotes growth and tames unruly hair. It improves health and warm coconut oil can also be used as a deep conditioning treatment.

What you need

5 tbsp. coconut oil

5 tbsp. Aloe Vera Gel

Take five tablespoons of coconut oil and aloe vera gel (these measurements can be changed depending on the length of the hair). Apply to the scalp and hair and cover with a shower cap. Leave on for 45 minutes to 1 hour and wash with a moisturizing shampoo. Coconut oil and Aloe Vera treatment make every strand super soft, shiny and hydrated to perfection.

Mayonnaise Hair Mask

Using this delicious sandwich ingredient is the easiest way to get a spa-like treatment at home. Mayonnaise contains oil and eggs which are ideal for pampering the hair. It helps control frizz, revives hair in a single application, and is considered one of the most effective conditioners.

What you need

Half Cup Mayonnaise

Apply mayonnaise liberally to your scalp and hair, making sure all strands are evenly covered. Cover with a shower cap and leave on for 30 minutes. You can wrap your head in a warm towel for better results. Wash with a mild shampoo and conditioner.

Banana Hair Mask

Banana is a rich source of potassium and vitamins. Using it makes the hair soft and manageable. Banana, in combination with honey and yogurt, fights hair loss, makes hair shiny and moisturizes your locks.

What you need

1 Ripe Banana

2 -3 tbsp. Yogurt

1 tbsp. honey

Mash a ripe banana and mix all the ingredients in a blender (make sure there are no chunks, otherwise it will be difficult to wash the hair).
Apply this mask thoroughly on the hair. Cover with a shower cap for 30 minutes. Rinse the hair well after using this mask as banana tends to stick to the hair and scalp. Wash with a shampoo and conditioner.

Castor Oil Honey Mask

Castor oil has a thick consistency and you can mix it with an oil of your choice. It helps in increasing hair growth and promotes strength. It controls hair loss, conditions, repairs damaged hair and adds shine.

What you need

5 tbsp. Castor oil

5 tbsp. honey

Mix five tablespoons of castor oil and honey in a bowl. Apply evenly to hair and scalp and cover with a shower cap. Use a warm towel over the shower cap for 30 minutes. This will help open the pores and the scalp will soak the ingredients. Wash with a mild shampoo for smoother shinier hair.

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