DIY hair mask for dry hair are the perfect way to restore lost moisture and shine. Making a mask for dry hair isn’t hard at all. And it doesn’t require any special skill, special products or time you don’t have. And here are a few treatments for dry hair you can try:
DIY Hair Mask – Coconut Pack
Rich in proteins, fatty acids, vitamin B and C, zinc, potassium and iron, coconut will definitely prove to be one of the best treatments for dry hair ever! Invest in a jar of extra virgin coconut oil. Then, simply apply it on your hair whenever you know that your hair is going through a lot of stress. Example, hot summers, or when you notice that your standard hair care routine is lacking something. Work the oil into your hair section by section, massage it into your scalp and pack in a warm towel. Then, leave on for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse, wash and condition as usual.
Honey and Olive Oil Mask for Dry Hair
As weird as it sounds, honey actually does great things for both your hair and your face. Olive oil, well we’ve already discussed this awesome ingredient of most DIY hair masks. Put these two together by mixing 4 tablespoons of honey with 6 tablespoons of olive oil. And, you’ll get one super nurturing mask that will transform your hair! Let it sit on your hair for 15-30 minutes and don’t forget to cover it with a plastic bag.
Milk and Honey Mask
DIY hair mask Milk and honey infusion might have been a luxury a few hundred years ago. However, it’s something a modern woman her use whenever she pleases! And if you have dry hair, you’ll definitely want to indulge in it every week or two. Use a half to a full cup of full fat milk (room temperature). And then add either one or 2 big tablespoons of honey. Mix well to get the honey to melt. Then, carefully pour it over your hair making sure the most of it really ends up where it should. I usually allow it about an hour to work, then rinse it off using my regular shampoo. This wonderful pack won’t weight your hair down but give it wonderful, healthy shine and softness instead.
Avocado, Olive Oil, and Honey Mask for Dry Hair
Next on the list of great DIY masks for dry hair is a simple, yet incredibly nurturing mixture of some of the best natural products ever – honey, avocado and olive oil. Mash one nice, ripe avocado (use it’s flesh only) and add one tablespoon of honey and two tablespoons of olive oil. Blend it all well and apply on your damaged tresses. Wrap a plastic bag over your hair to maximize the effect of this mask. And then, leave it to work its magic. Twenty minutes is okay if you’re in a rush although.
30 Minute Mask for Split Ends
If your hair looks too damaged, dry and split and you can’t really tell which parts desperately need a chop, definitely invest 30 minutes of your life and give this mask for dry hair a go! You’ll need two tablespoons of honey, one tablespoon of almond oil and one tablespoon of apple cider vinegar (feel free to double the amount in case you have long hair). Mix these together and slowly work the mixture into your tresses focusing on the ends and going up until you’ve covered all the damaged bits. Let it sit there over the next half an hour (or more) then rinse off.
The mask alone won’t help you get rid of splits. You will have to visit your stylist and get them trimmed off. It will dramatically improve the appearance of the rest of your hair.
Have you ever tried using mayonnaise to restore your hair’s natural moisture? Well, you should definitely give it a try! And the next of my treatments for dry hair is actually super-simple. All you need is some mayo and a few drops of some essential oil, it keeps your hair smelling nice! Massage mayonnaise into your dry sections, leave in on for the next 15-20 minutes then shampoo and style as usual.
The last on the list of is something that most certainly won’t make your hair smell bad. And will give it lots of moisture and shine! In order to make it you’ll need 200 grams of fresh strawberries, one egg yolk, and 2 big spoons of olive oil. Mash or blend your strawberries, mix in the last two ingredients and apply to your hair. Leave it in and rinse off after 20 to 30 minutes.