Here are some natural care tips for people
with dry hairs.
Mash a little overripe banana and avocado
together, spread in your hair, and leave it there for up to an hour.
Then rinse with warm water.
After your shampoo, rinse your hair with a
little beer. This can help restore shine.
Remove the white of an egg from the yolk,
and whip the white thoroughly. Then add 1 tablespoon of water to the
yolk and blend until the mixture is creamy. Next, mix the white and
yolk together. Wet your hair with warm water, remove the excess
moisture, and apply the egg mixture to your scalp with your
fingertips. Massage gently until the froth is worked into your scalp,
and then rinse the hair with cool water. Keep applying the mixture
until it is used up. Continue to rinse until all of the egg is washed
Rub a few drops of this oil into the palms
of your hands and then into your hair. It will give you instant
condition and shine
Use this pre-shampoo conditioning treatment
to deep-treat damaged hair. Take 3 eggs, 2 tablespoons olive oil or
safflower oil, and 1 teaspoon vinegar. Mix it together. Apply it to
your tresses, cover with a plastic cap, and leave it on for 30
minutes. Then shampoo as usual. This will give it a shine, and cure
dryness right down to the roots,
Apply 1 tablespoon Mayonnaise onto your
hair, rub it in down to your scalp, then cover with a plastic cap and
wait about 30 minutes. Rinse it out thoroughly.
Add three tablespoons of Epsom Salt to three
tablespoons of your regular condition. Heat this concoction up in the
microwave for about thirty seconds or until warm. Then work it into
your hair. Let it sit for twenty minutes. Rinse with warm water. The
magnesium sulfate in Epsom Salt will revitalize your hair.
Rub a little oil into your scalp. Olive oil
works well, as does coconut oil. After you rub it on, cover your hair
with a cap and leave it on overnight, then shampoo and rinse the oil
out in the morning.
Aromatherapies are believed to help improve
dry hair. If you add a combination of six drops of lavender, bay and
sandalwood essential oils with six ounces of warm sesame or soy oils
then apply the oil to the hair, wrap in towel for 15 minutes, then
rinse; this will help in treating dry hair.
Avoid over shampooing. Shampooing can wash
away the hair's protective oils, so try washing less often and use a
mild shampoo labeled "for dry or damaged hair."
In a spray bottle, mix one-half cup of
vinegar plus one cup of water. After you shampoo your hair, spray it
with this solution. Not only will it add highlights to brown hair, it
will also remove built-up residue and shampoo.
Condition regularly. Conditioners protect
the hair's cuticle layer from splitting from the shaft. Pick a
conditioner that works well for your hair and use it after every
Eat lots of food high in omega -3 fatty
acids, such as fish. It is recommended that you eat salmon or some
other cold water fish at least twice per week. Add flaxseed oil to
your diet; approximately two tablespoons a day added to popcorn or
potatoes can replenish lost hair and skin oils. Flaxseed has a
buttery, nutty like flavor, try it, it's not that bad.
Don't forget to Wear a hat before leaving
home. Too much exposure to wind and sun can leave hair malnourished.
Pour a can of coke on your hair. Work it in
well and rinse it out. Your hair will shine.
Trim off split ends. The biggest problem
caused by dry hair is split ends. Schedule a trim every six to eight
weeks to keep fraying ends under control.
Ease up on the heat. Heat (in the form of
blow dryers, as well as straightening and curling irons) can quickly
dry out hair. Let your hair air dry occasionally. Try using plastic
cylinder rollers to straighten hair by wrapping slightly moist hair
under and around rollers for about 10 minutes. For curling, try using
sponge rollers overnight or sleeping with moist braids.
Don't swim without a cap. Use a rubber cap
to protect your hair from the damaging effects of chlorine. If you
must forgo a cap, rub a spoonful of olive oil into your hair before
Deep condition hair after it's exposed to
salty or chlorinated water.