Homemade Hair Mask Treatments
Never underestimate the importance of your tresses because beautiful, healthy hair can absolutely change and improve one’s appearance and increase their self confidence.
The hot air from the blow dryer, the straightening and curling iron, unhealthy eating habits can all have a negative effect over our hair causing split ends, hair damage and even hair loss. It is normal for a person to lose up to 100 hairs a day but when you see a rapid increase of the hair loss it means you have a problem and you need to pay more attention to your hair care.
Here are some hair mask recipes to help your tresses regain their health and beauty:
Wheat germs hair mask
If you are looking to thicken your hair and restore its shine and flexibility, wheat germ hair masks can definitely help you. Put the wheat germs in a bowl with hot water and let them sit for about 5 minutes. Drain the excess water out and apply the wet wheat germs over your entire hair. Let them sit for about 10 minutes and then wash your hair thoroughly.
Egg yolk hair mask
In order to regenerate your hair and restore its vitality, density and shine apply an egg yolk based hair mask. Mix an egg yolk with a few drops of vitamin A, vitamin E and Castor oil. Apply the mixture on your scalp and gently massage the mixture in. Let it sit for a few hours and wash your hair as regular. Repeat 3 times a week until your hair starts to regenerate and regain vitality.
Honey hair mask
Honey is known for its nutrients. It can restore dull looking hair making it shiny and healthy looking. Mix a teaspoon of natural honey with 16 ounces of warm water. Make sure the honey has dissolved in the water and apply the mixture onto your freshly washed hair. The honey will make the hair look shiny and healthy. Dry the excess water out using a towel then dry and style the hair as usual.
Apple vinegar hair mask
Apple vinegar is great for restoring hair vitality and shine. It is especially recommended for oily hair. Mix a small amount of apple vinegar with a gallon of water and apply the mixture over your freshly washed damp hair. Never apply the vinegar without diluting it because it will cause your hair to smell.
Olive oil hair mask
Extra virgin olive oil is known for its healthy benefits and nutrients. It is great to hydrate and regenerate the hair. Warm up a little bit of extra virgin olive oil and apply it over the entire head. Wrap your head with a warm towel an let the olive oil sit for about 20 minutes. Shampoo, condition your hair and style as usual.