Dry and dull hair definitely makes a dent into your personalty as hair is one of the most important parameters of a person's personally for both men and women alike. Getting beautiful hair is very easy now thanks to some hair masks we can easily whip up at home using ingredients available in your kitchen cupboard.
We all love to have silky, shiny and beautiful hair to look charming and attractive. But environmental factors such as dirt, pollution and sun rays, unhealthy diet, erratic working hours, usage of chemicals and soaring stress level can have nasty after effects on the condition of your hair. As a result your hair becomes, limp, lifeless and dull over time. But worry no more! You are not alone to face this problem! There are some home remedies which can work wonders in softening your dry and dull hair to make it super-soft and shiny overnight. If you do not trust me, then use these home remedies yourself and see the difference in just one application. Here is presenting the best 8 hair masks to make your hair soft and shiny.
Heat up 3 spoons of coconut oil and let it cool down a bit and then apply the lukewarm coconut oil all over your hair scalp so that oil penetrates well into you scalp.
Then comb out your hair to let the oil get distributed into each section of hair and braid it tightly to get the natural goodness of coconut oil sealed into your hair. Next morning wash off with mild shampoo to remove the trace of oil from the scalp and get smooth and shiny hair instantly. Essential fatty acids and vitamins present in coconut oil nourish each hair strand to make it super soft overnight.
As we have learnt that coconut oil is magical potion for hair and egg too is very much rich in protein which benefits your hair. Egg provides enough vitamins and minerals that control hair loss and stimulate hair follicles. Egg and coconut oil hair mask nourishes the hair from root to tip to make it super-soft and manageable. All you need to do is to mix 2 spoons of extra virgin coconut oil and 2 eggs. Whisk both ingredients well and massage this mixture on your hair for ten minutes. Wrap shower cap around your head to avoid the leakage of this hair mask. Wash off in the morning with normal shampoo to get super soft hair instantly. This hair mask will restore the lost moisture into your hair overnight to make your hair beautiful. Sulfur content in egg curbs hair loss and promote hair growth also.
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Aloe vera is very good for hair and skin due to many anti-oxidants and nutrients present in it. It cures all sorts of scalp inflammations and keeps your scalp clean. And yogurt is enriched with lactic acid, potassium,vitamin B-6, B -12 and protein. Almond oil is rich in vitamin E which softens your hair.
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All these ingredients work magically to smoothen your hair. You have to prepare a hair mask with 2- 3 spoons of yogurt, 2 spoons of freshly extracted aloe vera gel and one spoon of almond oil and smear on your hair. Keep it on your hair overnight wearing polythene bag to avoid spillage of hair mask. Wash off with mild shampoo in the morning to get soft and silky hair over short span of time.
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Pumpkin is rich in iron and zinc that prevent hair loss and cure bald patches. Anti-bacterial properties of rose water keep all infections away from your hair and captivating smell of rose water leaves your hair smelling fresh all day long.You can prepare a hair mask with few pieces of pumpkin and rose water. Grind few pieces of pumpkin in a grinder and get a fine paste and extract the juice out of this and mix this juice with rose water and apply on your hair and scalp leaving it overnight. Wash off with mild shampoo in the morning.
Coconut milk is extremely nourishing for your hair which is very effective in straightening your hair the natural way. Coconut milk is boon to damaged, dull and lifeless hair. Grate a coconut and blend this grated part into blender with distilled water or rose water and extract the juice from this mixture and apply the resultant coconut milk all over your hair scalp and leave it on overnight and wash off with mild shampoo in the morning. Use this recipe twice a week so that your hair becomes super soft.
Amla is rich in vitamin C which is really beneficial in preventing hair loss and premature graying of hair. Moreover, application of amla juice on hair gives amazing shine and bounce to hair. Take few pieces of fresh amla and grind them in a mixer grinder and make a fine paste and extract the juice out of this. Apply this juice all over your hair and leave it on overnight. Wash off with plain water in morning to experience amazing shine and bounce in your hair.
Beer is rich in protein and vitamin B which make your brittle hair stronger and keep the cuticles on scalp closed so that your hair gets amazing shine and bounce. Apply the thick layer of beer all over your hair and wrap a shower cap all over it. Rinse off in the morning and get a naturally shiny and super-soft hair.
Shampoo your hair well and apply the juice of lemon and honey mixed in equal amount to on your well-shampooed hair. I use this recipe myself to condtion my hair and see a difference in my hair instantly. It gives amazing shine and volume to your hair.
By now you are aware of the best 8 hair masks which can soften and condition your hair to make it super-soft and shiny overnight. All these recipes are very much effective and not heavy on your pocket minus any side effects. Use them into your day to day hair care routine and make your hair lustrous and healthy with every usage.
Make these DIY homemade facial masks part of your skin care routine to get fair glowing skin at home without spending too much on it. .
You do not need expensive fairness treatments to become fair, instead, you can rely on natural remedies to lighten your skin tone and improve your skin's texture. All these home remedies are very effective and wallet-friendly.
There are many uses of Sandalwood for skin. Also called Chandan, you can use sandalwood powder for skin fairness.