If you are wondering what the title means? Don’t stress it! All we mean is that bananas are the perfect solution to cure damaged hair. Known for its nourishing and hydrating properties; along with being rich in nutrients like potassium, magnesium and vitamin B6; bananas are great for hair damage and thus are your hair’s new BFF.
Here are some super quick and easy banana masks to restore your damaged and dry tresses.
With Coconut milk
Blend 2 ripe bananas with half a cup of fresh coconut milk. You can add a few drops of honey to smoothen the paste. Apply it on semi wet hair and massage gently with your fingers. Keep for 30 minutes and wash off with a mild shampoo.
Mash two ripe bananas with a fork and add 2 tablespoons of honey. Mix well till there are no lumps and apply to slightly wet hair. Keep it for around 30 minutes and wash after.
Take 1 ripe banana and 4-5 pieces of papaya. Blend together with 2 teaspoons of honey. Once the texture is like that of a smoothie, apply it all over your hair and let it sit with a shower cap. Wash the hair with warm water after keeping it for 45 minutes.
Apart from retaining moisture and nourishment, this mask also helps get rid of dandruff. Take a bowl and add 4 tablespoons of unflavored fresh curd, mix in one ripe banana and 2 teaspoons of honey. Blend together until it’s a smooth paste. Apply the mask right from the roots to the ends of your hair and let it sit for approximately 30 minutes. Wash off with a mild shampoo.
With Olive Oil
This masks works brilliantly to protect damaged hair and also help control frizz. Mash a ripe banana with 2 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil. Apply the mixture using a brush to the hair and cover it with a shower cap. Let it stay for 20 minutes and then wash it off with a shampoo.