Apart from all its health benefits, we bet you didn’t know that sweet potato can do wonders for the health of your mane too. Surprising, right?

This superfood is loaded with vitamin A, C, D, E and anti-inflammatory properties. When all these nutrients come together, they help treat dry and lifeless locks. And that’s not all! Sweet potato treats a bigger hair concern - hair fall!

Does your heart skip a beat when you see a bunch of hair clogging your shower drains? Or, do you think you lose more hair than you should be on a daily basis? If the answer is YES, then you’ll be happy to know that we’ve got you a solution to control excess hair fall.

Here’s a DIY hair mask recipe with sweet potato that is sure to help you treat this hair concern.

sweet potato hair mask reduce hair fall

Step 01:

Cut one sweet potato into small cubes and then mash it, making sure there are no lumps.

Step 02:

Mix together two tablespoons yoghurt and one tablespoon honey in a bowl.

Step 03:

Next, add the mashed sweet potato along with one tablespoon olive oil and coconut oil each into the honey and yoghurt mixture.

Step 04:

Now that you have the hair mask ready, dampen your hair before going in with the mixture.

Step 05:

Apply the mask section by section, making sure to cover every strand from roots to tips.

Step 06:

Cover your hair with a shower cap and let the mask sit on your hair for at least half an hour.

sweet potato hair mask reduce hair fall

Step 07:

Wash your hair using a gentle shampoo such as the Love Beauty & Planet Coconut Water and Mimosa Flower Aroma Volume and Bounty Shampoo and follow it up with the Love Beauty & Planet Coconut Water and Mimosa Flower Aroma Volume and Bounty Conditioner.

Pamper your tresses with this DIY hair mask at least twice a month for effective results.

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