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Natural home remedies for dry hair

  • Posted on March 30, 2013 at 6:58 am

Natural home hair treatments are one of the best dry hair treatments as it is inexpensive and effective. Following a home remedy for dry hair can help your hair from getting damaged. Some of the common reasons for excess dryness can be long exposure to sunlight, heated appliances, chemical shampoos, chemical conditioners, hair dryers, hair ironers and unhealthy diet. There are dry hair treatments done at every beauty spa but they can be very expensive at times. Instead of going for the expensive hair treatments, you can opt for the dry hair home remedies. They are completely natural, inexpensive and effective. Some of the best dry hair home remedies are as follows:

  • Eggs can be the best home remedy for dry hair. They help in conditioning the hair from root to tip. You can mix 3 eggs with 1 teaspoon vinegar and 2 tablespoon olive oil. Apply this mixture on your hair and leave it for 30 minutes until it completely absorbs. Finally shampoo your hair with a good shampoo. This can help you giving a silky and smooth hair.
  • Hot oils are extremely beneficial for dry hair. You will have to mix 3 tablespoons containing canola oil along with 3 tablespoons containing olive oil and heat them little. Don’t apply them on the hair if it’s burning hot. Apply when it cools down a little. Massage it on your scalp with the help of your fingers for some time and leave it for a while. Apply this oil from roots to hair tip so that there is no dryness. You need to wrap your hair with the help of a warm towel and then shampoo it after sometime.
  • Mix a little vanilla extract into a cup containing mayonnaise. Apply this mixture on your hair and cover it with the help of shower cap. Leave it for about 30 minutes and then rinse it properly.
  • Remove the entire seed of an avocado fruit and blend the slices with the help of a blender. Now mix 2 tablespoons of olive oil and 3 tablespoons coconut oil along with the avocados until the mixture completely smoothes. Applying this mixture can act as a conditioning treatment. Leave it for 30 minutes by wearing a plastic cap around the hair. For best results and moisturizing, you can even leave it overnight. If you are worried about your clean bed linens getting dirtied, then place extra towel over the pillow. Wash your hair early morning with a mild shampoo so that it can be good.

Apart from the above tips, you will have to be careful with certain things. You need to avoid using hot hair dryers, ironers, rollers and hair sprays because they damage the hair to a great extent. You will have to use only natural products on your hair. If you use products that comprises of excess chemicals, then those harsh chemicals sediments on the scalp and makes it weak. This is when hair fall problems start. Hence you will have to be choosy when it comes to hair care products. Choose the hair products that have less harsh chemicals and excess natural ingredients. A harsh chemical shampoo has great impact on the hair. It can leave your hair damaged to an immense extent. This is the reason why you will have to go for hair products that are natural. You can search in online for some natural hair care products. There are many online websites which are involved in selling natural hair products. You can look at their ratings and reviews for picking the best one.


Home remedies for hair

  • Posted on March 30, 2013 at 6:56 am

Beautiful hair is something that one wants. To have a glossy and silky hair, you will have to maintain it in a proper way. Reasons for dry hair can be many. Dryness can be due to exposure to sunlight, pollution, dandruff and many more. To avoid further damages, you will have to follow some homemade hair treatments. homemade hair treatmentsYou can use many hair products as well but there might be chemicals present it which can damage your hair further. This is the reason why you will have to follow natural home hair treatments. Let us look at home hair treatments which you can easily do:


  • If you have frizzy hair, then you can use a mixture of red wine and egg. You will have to mix these 2 ingredients into fine smooth paste and then apply on the hair. Leave if for few minutes and wash it off with cold water. Your hair will look glossy and beautiful. But be careful about the proportions. You need to use these 2 ingredients based on the hair’s length. If you have medium length, then it is better to use 2 eggs and ½ cup wine.
  • If your hair is damaged and dry to extreme extent, then it is good to use mayonnaise. Before shower, just lather your hair with mayonnaise. Take the quantity of mayonnaise equivalent to a conditioner and not more than that. After applying, you will have to wrap the hair with heated towel and leave it for about 15 minutes. Now wash your hair in order to remove all the mayo. Practicing this 2 times per week can make you get rid of hair damages. In fact this is one of the best home hair treatments.
  • If you want an instant shiny hair, then mix little quantities of lemon juice, vinegar and beer in a cup. Apply this on your hair in order to make it shiny and glossy.
  • Baking soda is one of the best homemade hair treatments. You can add little quantity of baking-soda in your shampoo for removing the excess dirt and grease.
  • For silky hair, you can blend honey and almond oil together. Apply this paste on your hair and leave it for about 20 minutes before washing.
  • Hot oils can be boon to the dry hairs. Oils help in conditioning your hair from roots to the tip. It prevents dryness. You can mix olive oil, castor oil, coconut oil together and heat them a bit. Apply it on your scalp and the hair tips where there is excess dryness. Leave it for 30 minutes and use a mild herbal shampoo after that. If you use a shampoo that is full of chemicals, then it might get sediment in the scalp causing hair fall. But a mild shampoo can help you to lock the moisture inside. Practicing this twice in a week can make your hair look lustrous, thick and silky.
  • Eggs can cat as tremendous conditioners. You can add eggs in the homemade hair treatments. They help in giving all the essential nutrients to your hair. For better growth, you can blend honey and eggs together and apply it on your hair.


Apart from these tips, you will have to sustain a proper and healthy lifestyle. You will have eat all sorts of healthy foods and avoid or stay away from junk foods because they have a huge impact on the internal system as well as external system of your body. Rather than taking oily and fried food grubs, you need to have raw, boiled, steamed and baked food items.