A HAIR MASK is one thing most of us shy away from.. But if your hair is rough, dry, treated with chemicals or damaged then it is a treatment you should indulge in..
Hair masks can easily be made at home .. For best results apply mask from roots to tips .. Wrap a warm thin cotton towel over your head or put on a shower cap and leave on for half an hour and then wash it off.. Using a mild shampoo.
If your hair is treated or damaged you should first use a mild shampoo.. Pat hair dry .. Use the mask, leave on for 15 minutes and then rinse off with lukewarm water.
*Mash 1 ripe banana and add 8 to 10 drops of pure almond oil. Mix very well and massage into your hair.
*Soak fenugreek (methi) seeds in water overnight. Grind into a paste the next day and massage into scalp and hair. Leave on for 20 minutes before washing off… This is a great mask for hair fall and people suffering from dandruff.
*Beat two eggs in 3 to 5 tbsp of the cream you collect from the top of the milk (malai) and apply on hair.
*Beat 1 egg yolk with 1 tablespoon (tbsp) olive oil, 1 tbsp coconut oil and 1 tbsp pure vitamin E oil and 1 tsp honey. Massage on hair thoroughly, paying careful attention to the ends. Wrap head with a hot towel for half an hour. Wash off. Though hair that is already split at the ends needs to be trimmed off, this pack helps prevent further splitting of hair.
*Egg and Yogurt Hair Mask ..This mask improves hair growth and keep hair moisturised, clean and well-conditioned. Its application also controls excessive oil of hair and makes hair soft.
Egg has protein and fats in it and yogurt contains milk fat with lactic acid. Both of these ingredients makes the best hair mask for dry and damaged hairs.
Mix 2 eggs with half cup of yogurt.. Use more yogurt if you have longer hair. Apply from roots to tips.
*If you have dry or damaged hair, honey is the answer to your problems.. honey attracts moisture. It’s also full of antioxidants and nutrients that encourages hair growth. Honey is thick and needs to be mixed in with olive or coconut oil, apple cider vinegar or plain water to dilute it, otherwise you can end up with just a sticky mess.
There are so many things that are good to make masks with.. You can make your own combination as well.. Use bananas, honey, oatmeal, olive oil, coconut oil, eggs, Apple cider vinegar, fenugreek, cream of milk and so much more. Go on try out different permutations and combinations… And you will finally find what works best for you.