Winter is one of the worst times for hair. Hair tends to get dry which leads to dandruff and hair fall. The cold winds and chill in the atmosphere damages hair roots and makes hair look dull and unhealthy. It is important to take care of your hair in this cold season. Prepare a few homemade easy hair masks which will keep your hair protected from winter dryness and chill while nourishing it from within.
Here Are 7 Diy Homemade Hair Masks For Winter:
1. Pumpkin And Honey Mask
This is a highly nourishing mask which is prepared with one cup of pumpkin puree and at least two teaspoons of honey. Mix pumpkin and honey together and form a smooth paste. You can apply this lovely paste on your hair. Cover it using a shower cap so that the mask does not spill over. Let it remain for at least 20 minutes before you rinse it off with cold water. Pumpkin and honey will protect your hair in the cold weather and prevent it from drying up.
2. Coconut Cream Mask
Coconut cream makes a healthy mask for hair. You can scrape out coconut cream from any coconut you have and use it for the purpose. In a small bowl, heat the coconut cream for about ten seconds. In this warm cream add honey. Mix well and apply the mixture all over your hair from the root to the tip. You can wash your hair after an hour with a mild shampoo. Your hair will regain its shine and smoothness which is often lost in winter.
3. Aloe Vera Mask
Aloe Vera is a wonder ingredient and used in many beauty products for its beneficial properties. In a small bowl add three tablespoons of aloe vera. In this mixture add a few drops of lime juice. Apply this mixture on your hair evenly in slow motion. Apply it from the roots to the tip of your hair. Once you have applied this wait for at least thirty minutes so that the mask is well absorbed in the hair. Use cold water for rinsing your hair. You will love the shine in your hair.
4. Egg And Banana Mask
Eggs help in adding bounce and shine to hair. Bananas help in nourishing the hair from the roots and is known to reduce hair fall. To prepare this mask, you will need two ripe bananas and two eggs. Mix both the ingredients using a blender so that you have a fine paste. Add some lemon juice into this mask. Mix well. Apply the mixture in your hair from the root to the tips evenly. Lightly massage your hair. Let the mask remain for at least twenty minutes before you can wash it off using a mild shampoo. Your hair will be shiny and healthy from within after a few applications.
5. Ginger Mask
Ginger is said to be very effective in treating winter damaged hair. It is also helpful in reducing dandruff which will then automatically help in getting rid of a number of hair problems. To prepare this mask, you need to crush one ginger well or grate it. You will need the ginger juice – so squeeze out the juice as much as you can from the grated ginger. When you have the juice, you can add two teaspoons of lemon juice along with a tablespoon of olive oil in this. Your winter hair mask is ready which will keep your hair protected from the winter chill, help in repairing damaged hair and is also known to reduce dandruff. You need to apply this mask on your hair and scalp. Massage lightly for 10 minutes. Let the pack remain for an hour and then rinse off using a mild shampoo.
6. Curd And Orange Juice Mask
Curd, is excellent for hair as it helps in nourishing hair from within. In a bowl, you need to mix at least one cup of curd with at least three tablespoons of Orange juice. Lemon juice is rich in vitamin C which is known to reduce the dryness of hair. Curd adds volume to hair and nourishes it from within. Once you have the mask ready apply it on your scalp and let it remain for thirty minutes. You can then rinse off using cold water and mild shampoo.
7. Olive Oil And Fuller’s Earth
In a small bowl take three tablespoons of fuller’s earth and add two teaspoons of olive oil in the mixture. Mix this well and apply it all over your hair. You can massage gently on every hair strand. Your hair shall be healthy and bouncy. This pack is known to prevent dryness caused due to winter temperature.