Dry hair is one of those things that you simply don’t want to ever have to deal with. That doesn’t mean that you never suffer from it though. My hair tends to get a bit dry when the weather gets cold, but other ladies experience it when it’s hot and dry outside. No matter when you have dry hair or what’s causing it, a regular mask treatment can really pump up the hydration and give you back your smooth, lovely hair. Try one of these DIY masks and turn every day into a great hair day.
1. One Ingredient Hair Mask
Nothing could be easier than this simple hair mask that is essentially just one ingredient. All you have to do is massage the mask into your hair and let it do its magic. Chances are you already have everything you need right in your kitchen so now is the best time to give it a shot.
¼ cup coconut oil, warmed
Apply the oil to wet or dry hair, cover with a shower cap and allow to penetrate for about an hour. Wash and rinse with warm water.
2. Avocado and Egg Hair Mask
Both avocados and eggs contain healthy fats that are great for hair. When you combine them, you get a perfect mask that infuses each strand with tons of hydration so you can get rid of dry hair and get back that luster you crave.
2 egg yolks
Combine the eggs and avocado and massage into wet or dry hair. Wait about 20 minute before rinsing.
3. Perfect Mask for Dry, Damaged Hair
Dry, damaged hair isn’t a pretty thing to deal with, but there is help out there. This mask combines the perfect ratio of hydrating ingredients that will totally revolutionize your strands from the root to the tips.
1 egg yolk
2 tablespoons coconut oil
1 tablespoon honey
Whisk together the ingredients until well blended. Apply the mixture to damp hair, making sure to get it where the dryness is the worst. Cover your hair and wait 30 minutes before rinsing.
4. Totally Nourishing Hair Mask
When you apply a mask to your hair, you want it to hydrated, but adding some nutrients into your strands is beneficial too. They’ll help prevent dryness from happening in the future and will give you a healthy head of hair you can be proud of.
1 egg yolk
1 tablespoon olive oil
Whisk the egg until it’s frothy, then add the olive oil and mix to combine. Apply the mixture to your hair and massage it throughout for a couple of minutes. All the mask to sit for 15 minutes before washing and rinsing.
5. For Total Hydration
When you are suffering from some severe dryness, this will be the mask that saves your hair. You likely have all the ingredients in your kitchen to whip it up and it smells great and works so well that you’ll be amazed.
2 ripe bananas
Puree the avocado and bananas in a blender until there no more lumps. Apply the mixture to your hair and cover for 15 minutes. Rinse well to get all the bits out of your hair.
6. Simple Aloe Vera Mask
Aloe vera is perfect for pumping your hair and skin with moisture. Use it after time in the sun to keep your strands from getting damaged and dried out. The aloe vera will also make your hair super shiny again.
¼ cup aloe vera gel
Juice of ½ lemon
3 to 5 drops argan oil
Combine the three ingredients and massage into hair just after shampooing. Allow the mixture to sit for about 5 minutes, then wash it out.
7. Pumpkin and Honey Mask
Who would have thought there was a use for pumpkin besides making a pie? Well, it’s packed with nutrients that can do wonders for your hair if you’re battling dry, damaged strands. You’re going to love this one!
1 cup pumpkin puree
1 to 2 tablespoons honey
Which one are you excited to try? What else would you suggest doing for dry hair?