Damage to your hair can happen for a variety of reasons, including heat styling, rough combing and sun exposure. Fortunately, there are many easy things you can do to restore your hair and prevent future damage. One of these DIY masks is the perfect place to start because each one is easy to make and will help your hair look healthy and lush in no time at all.
1. Revive Your Damaged Hair
This mask a great mixture of ingredients that help rehydrate and restore any kind of damage done to your hair. It’s easy to make and you’ll absolutely love the results you see when you use it.
¼ cup mayo
1 tablespoon coconut oil
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 tablespoon honey
2 ounces water
Place all the ingredients in the blender and mix well. Apply the mask to wet hair, combing to ensure even application. Cover your hair with a shower cap and wait 20 minutes. Rinse with cool water.
2. Coconut Oil Hair Mask
Coconut oil has mega benefits for dry hair, adding back moisture and repairing damage. So it makes perfect sense that using it in a hair mask will give you the results you want.
1 parts coconut oil
1 part olive oil
Combine the two oils and distribute throughout your hair. Twist your hair into a bun and cover with a shower cap. After 30 minutes, rinse then shampoo as usual.
3. Use Avocado and Egg
Both avocados and eggs contain nutrients that are perfect for restoring damaged hair, whether it’s from your blow dryer or because you love to bask in the sunshine. You probably have everything you need to make this mask right in your kitchen.
1 egg yolk
Combine the ingredients in the blender until smooth. Massage into your hair, cover and wait 20 minutes before rinsing.
4. Banana Coconut Mask
This mask smells tropical and the nutrients in the banana and coconut oil hydrate your hair, helping repair dryness and damage. You are going to love the way your hair feels when you rinse out this delicious mask.
1 cup coconut oil
1 teaspoon honey
Puree the ingredients together in the blender and massage into your hair. Cover with a shower cap and wait 2 to 3 hours before rinsing and washing as usual.
5. Vitamin E and Olive Oil Mask
Vitamin E is a nutrient that your hair thrives on and is ideal for restoring moisture and repairing damage. You can get it from some foods, but applying it directly to your strands is easy too.
1 cup coconut milk
3 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons honey
Gel from 3 vitamin E capsules
Combine the ingredients and apply to your hair. Massage the mixture into your scalp, then wait about an hour before washing it out.
6. Banana and Honey Smoothie for Hair
Yep, your hair loves a good smoothie now and then too. This concoction is filled with ingredients that absorb into each strand and help restore all the damage that happens from heat styling and other things in your life.
1 banana, mashed
3 tablespoons milk
3 tablespoons honey
5 tablespoons olive oil
Whisk together all of the ingredients and apply them to your hair. Wait 30 minutes, then wash your hair as usual.
7. Use Almond Milk and Coconut Oil
Both almond milk and coconut oil have hydrating properties that will restore damaged hair. The milk also contains protein that beefs up each strand, making it healthier and stronger every time you use this mask.
5 tablespoons almond milk
4 tablespoons egg white
2 tablespoons coconut oil
Mix the ingredients and use a brush to apply them to your hair. Cover your hair and go to bed. In the morning, wash with cold water and shampoo.
What do you do for your damaged hair? Which of these masks will you try first?