If you’re reading this, you probably want to shower your hair with some TLC. Whether it is the weekend or you’ve taken a few days off to relax, these DIY hair treatments will help you calm and treat your tresses to the goodness of all things natural. So, pour yourself a glass of wine, whip up a hair mask, apply it, get your Netflix on and chill! The hair mask will do the rest.
- Coconut and honey hair mask for repairing
- Brown sugar and olive oil hair mask for detoxing the scalp
- Banana, yogurt and honey hair mask for frizzy hair
- Aloe vera and cinnamon hair mask for stronger hair
Coconut and honey hair mask for repairing
Trying to bring your damaged hair back to life? This coconut and honey mask will help. The benefits of coconut oil for your hair, skin and body are endless. It keeps your tresses soft and prevents breakage. Honey is a humectant and restores moisture to the hair and prevents it from escaping.
Mix equal parts of coconut oil and honey in a bowl and warm it up slightly. Apply to the hair from root to tip and cover with a shower cap. Let it sit for 15-20 minutes and wash.
Brown sugar and olive oil hair mask for detoxing the scalp
Brown sugar is a natural exfoliator that helps get rid of dead skin and product build-up giving your scalp a good detox. It also massages your scalp and promotes blood circulation. Olive oil is a natural conditioner that prevents dryness and split ends.
Mix two tablespoons of sugar with one tablespoon of olive oil and apply to your hair from root to tip. Allow the mask to work its magic for about 15-20 minutes. Wash and condition as usual.
Banana, yogurt and honey hair mask for frizzy hair
Bananas are known for their deep conditioning properties, they help lock moisture in and eliminate frizz. The high levels of lactic acid in yogurt treat dull and damaged hair, making it a must-have ingredient in treating frizzy hair.
In a blender add one banana, two tablespoons of plain yogurt and one tablespoon of honey and blend well. Apply the mask to damp hair covering it completely. Wear a shower cap to prevent a mess. Let the mask rest for 30-45 minutes and wash off with regular shampoo and conditioner.
Aloe vera and cinnamon hair mask for stronger hair
Aloe vera addresses almost every hair issue, right from hair fall to itchy scalp and dandruff. Adding cinnamon to it stimulates the scalp and helps promote hair growth.
In a bowl add two tablespoons of aloe vera gel and add half teaspoon of cinnamon powder to it. Mix well and apply all over your hair and scalp. Cover with a shower cap to avoid a mess and wash after 15-20 minutes.