3 Excellent Homemade Hair Masks Recipes


All of us want beautiful hair and we are always unhappy with ours. There are so many factors that affect the health of your hair. Hair health deteriorates with changing weather, pollution, type of water we use and so many different factors. So it gets really important for you to take good care of your tresses. You should try to use only natural products for hair care.

Here Are 3 Homemade Natural Hair Masks That You Can Use On Any Type Of Hair

Banana, Olive Oil And Honey Mask

Honey – 1/2 cup
Ripe bananas – 2
Olive oil – 1/2 cup

honey mask ingredients

Honey is a natural anti bacterial and anti inflammation agent. It protects the scalp from infections and diseases. Banana moisturizes the hair and gets rid of any itching or irritation. Olive oil nourishes the hair. Put all the ingredients in a mixer and blend. Now apply from root to the tips. Apply more on the tips, length and apply less on the roots. Leave for around 15 minutes. Cover with shower cap. Wash off with lukewarm water and a mild shampoo.The banana sticks to the hair, so you might have to wash the hair a couple of times to completely clean it. Let the hair air dry. Repeat this twice every week.

Banana, olive oil and honey mask

Yogurt, Mint And Castor Oil Mask

This mask is all in one. It strengthens, clarifies and hydrates your hair. Castor oil helps against dandruff and hydrates the hair. Yogurt acts as an agent that strengthens the hair. It is anti bacterial and anti fungal and stimulates hair growth. It acts as a natural cleanser, removes the dead skin cells and treats dandruff. Yogurt also soothes the scalp and gets rid of irritation. Mint is used as clarifying ingredient for oily to normal hair. Use mint in very small amounts.

Yogurt – 2 tbsp
Castor oil – 1 tbsp
Mint – 1/2 tsp

castor oil mask ingredients

Make a paste of fresh mint leaves. Now mix yogurt and castor oil and add mint paste to it. Mix well. Now apply from roots to tips. Keep for 10 minutes and wash off with lukewarm water and a mild shampoo. Air dry your hair. Repeat once a week.

Yogurt, mint and castor oil mask
Egg And Lemon Mask

Egg helps to strengthen the hair and condition it. It helps in creation of sebum and increases oxygen supply to hair follicles. This makes hair stronger and thicker. Lemon helps to treat greasiness and dandruff as it is a natural cleanser. It stimulates hair growth and gives instant shine to the hair. Remember never to use lemon directly on hair. Always use it with a base ingredient.

Egg – 1
Lemon juice – 1 tsp

Egg And Lemon Mask ingredients

Beat an egg in a bowl. Now add lemon juice to it. Mix well. Now cover your shoulders with a towel or cloth as this mask may drip due to its thin consistency. Apply from root to tip. Leave for around 20  minutes or until the mask completely dries up. Wash off with lukewarm water and a mild shampoo. Air dry. Repeat this once a week.

  Egg And Lemon Mask

These three hair masks can be applied to all hair types without any adverse effects. Try these very easy, natural and inexpensive hair mask that require ingredients easily available in your kitchen to make your hair shinier, stronger and healthier. Regularly apply hair masks for best results ans strong healthy hair. Vary the frequency according to the requirement of your hair. Avoid  using warm hair dryers to dry the hair after washing.