Most of the time, we are trying to buy the best hair masks and treatments out there when you can find the ingredients at home. Yes, your hair can be shiny, healthy and soft. The struggle to find something that actually helps your hair and will keep it voluminous is real. I’m sure we are all addicted to getting our hair done, straightening, blow drying, but how healthy is that for our hair? Not healthy at all. However, we can always take care of it in the best way we can.
The best part about hair treatments is that you don’t have to go out of your way and break your bank account to get your hair healthy. What’s most important is to find that treatment that works best for you. Dying your hair seems cool and fun until your hair keeps breaking, you have split ends and the only way out is to cut it and let it grow naturally. What if I told you, you can still dye your hair, you can still straighten it and blow dry it, except you need to take good care of it. And with all natural ingredients.
You can try to cut the split ends of your hair which keeps your hair growing healthier, however, I cannot stress this enough. Everything starts at the root of your hair, so that’s where you should start. Massage your scalp, it helps with hair growth and the health of your hair.
1. Rosemary Oil
We go as far as buying products that cost a lot. Hair treatments at a hair salon will set you back a few bucks. But when the possibilities of doing your own hair treatments at home with all natural ingredients. Medicalnewstoday says that the oil may not be effective for everyone, however, it is a safe, natural treatment and the risks of side effects are low. Rosemary oil is best-known as anti-hair loss treatment. Research has shown that oil works better than any other hair treatment.
2. Castor Oil
You might have seen castor oil everywhere if you started reading about hair growth. However, what you might have not known is that it contains antibacterial and anti-fungal valuables which fight any scalp infections which prevent hair growth. But cosmetic chemist and author Perry Romanowski said to Allure that there is no research which shows castor oil grows hair. Instead, there are properties that supplement the flexibility of the hair fiber. It is advisable to consult your doctor before you use it.
3. Egg Yolk
We all know eggs are healthy and protein for our body but our hair instead. The egg is rich and moisturizing, it contains lecithin and protein which will strengthen your hair.
The egg yolk will even help you with your dandruff issues. It also contains vitamins such as A, E, and D which contribute to stopping dandruff. You can do a hair treatment with eggs without adding any other ingredient. Or you can mix them up with other such as coconut oil or yogurt.
Beer is the third most consumed beverage in the world. It is also used for hair treatment. Beer contains phosphorus, copper, magnesium, iron, B vitamins and this mineral called silica.
Silica adds volume and thickens hair and it’s pretty much perfect for hair. It keeps it from getting too oily or too dry. Beer will help with hair growth, it stimulates the blood circulation to the scalp which will boost hair growth. Doing a beer hair treatment will strengthen your hair and also keep them shiny. Perfect, right?
5. Avocado – Avocado Oil
I don’t know about you but all of this food talk has made me a little bit hungry. But we are talking about hair and natural treatments. And in this list, avocado is very helpful for the hair. Historical records show that avocado was used to prevent hair loss and was also used as a natural moisturizer in early Egypt. We have all witnessed dryness, damage, and breakage due to many things such as heat from our straighteners or the sun. And the hair needs moisture which avocado provides. Among vitamins A, D, E and B6, avocado also has proteins, amino acids, magnesium, folic acid, and iron.
The oils and nutrients avocado oil has will nourish, smooth and protect your hair.
Tip: You can use egg yolk and avocado as a mask.
You will need:
1/2 ripe avocado
1 egg yolk
Mix them up in a bowl, and massage your scalp going down your wet hair. Afterward wash it as you normally would and you are going to be left with soft, shiny and voluminous hair.