Handy and easy to use, hair moisturizers are the new hair hacks and have been taking the hair care market by storm. Hair moisturizers are easily available in market today but you can easily replace those chemical-laden moisturizers with natural alternatives. Not only are these homemade moisturizers safer but are also pretty effective and easy to prepare. So, make sure that you try your hands on at least one of these homemade hair moisturizers.
Aloe Jojoba Hair Moisturizer
An ideal hair moisturizer for people having oily scalp or hair, this aloe jojoba hair moisturizer makes use of various other ingredients, including rosewater and essential oils, which make it just the perfect hair moisturizer to indulge in hot summer days. Prepared using aloe vera and jojoba oil, this hair moisturizer helps to moisturize the hair and scalp without turning it greasy or encouraging oil dandruff growth. To prepare this soothing hair moisturizer, mix 4 tablespoons of rose water with 2 teaspoons of grapeseed oil, 2 teaspoons of apricot oil, few drops of lavender or jasmine essential oil, 2 tablespoons of jojoba oil and 1 tablespoon of fresh aloe vera gel.
Olive Oil Honey Hair Moisturizer
Moisturizing effects of honey and olive oil are well known and this hair moisturizer is an ideal find for normal to dry hair. It helps to moisturize even very dry and rough hair without weighing it down and leaves a brilliant shine. A fabulous hair moisturizer for dry curly and kinky hair, this hair moisturizer is easy to prepare and store. To prepare it, pour 4 tablespoons of olive oil in a bottle and add ½ cup of raw honey, 1 teaspoon of xanthum gum and 4 drops of rosemary essential oil to it. Apply the moisturizer over dampened hair, leave it on for 30 minutes and then wash it off with a mild shampoo.
Shea Butter Moisturizer
Shea butter is often found as a major moisturizing component in various hair care products like conditioners and hair masks. Try to find good quality, most preferably fresh shea butter to prepare this hair moisturizer. Prepared using olive oil and shea butter, this hair moisturizer is intensely moisturizing and is ideal for all hair types. Suitable for storing up to 6 months, you can use this moisturizer once a week to get beneficial results. To prepare this, mix whip ½ cup of shea butter until it turns fluffy and then add 3 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil and ½ cup of creamy leave-in conditioner to it. Whip the mixture and store it in a tight container.