An easy way to feel great about yourself is to ensure that your hair looks perfect. But you know how difficult that is to achieve when you have hair that is dry, frizzy, and basically just dull.

So what are you supposed to do then? Run to your kitchen, get hold of some natural, easily available ingredients and use them to improve the texture of your hair. Yes, it’s that simple. Read on to find out about some natural yet effective ingredients to improve your hair texture and make it appear smoother, softer and lustrous…

 

Hot oil massages

Hot oil massages

Giving yourself a head massage is an effective way to improve the texture of your hair and make them soft and smooth. Apart from being extremely relaxing, oil massages improve blood circulation in the scalp and promote hair growth. Use any carrier oil such as coconut oil or olive oil and remember to add a few drops of your favourite essential oil to it.

 

Tea rinseTea rinse

Tea rinse

The antioxidants, polyphenols, and vitamin C present in both, black and green tea, are extremely potent and help add shine and lustre to your strands. It also helps strengthen hair and promote hair growth. Tea also contains antimicrobial properties that keep dandruff and scalp infections at bay. Simply rinsing your hair regularly with cold green or black tea will give you thicker and shinier hair.

 

Aloe vera

Aloe vera

Packed with nutrients, essential vitamins and minerals, aloe vera is your one-stop product to gain healthy hair. It promotes hair growth, adds shine to hair and strength to your strands. Additionally, it also prevents split ends and frizziness making it a super useful natural ingredient to promote healthy hair texture. You can apply the aloe gel directly to your scalp and ends or even mix it in your hair mask.

 

Curry leaves

Curry leaves

If you tend to avoid eating curry leaves altogether, then you need to stop doing that if you want healthy, long hair. Curry leaves have a lot of amazing benefits for hair and scalp. They treat damaged hair, reduce hair fall and thinning, prevent premature hair greying and a lot more. If you can’t eat curry leaves, then simply make a paste or powder or add a few leaves to your favourite hair oil.

 

Yoghurt

Yoghurt

Yoghurt is a multivitamin rich food which has high levels of lactic acid that is quite beneficial when it comes to treating dry and damaged hair. Yoghurt is a great way to get rid of dandruff, tame hair frizz, make dull hair look shiny and lustrous.

Last but not the least, applying yoghurt to your hair is a sure-shot way to cut down on hair fall.

Not sold on DIY remedies for improving hair texture? Use the TIGI Bed Head Urban Anti-Dote Recovery Level 2 Conditioner for faster results instead. 

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