Long and lustrous hairs always add upon the beauty of a lady. Wearing a silky, smooth and shiny hair is a complement to your personality. This can only be achieved if you have a healthy and nurtured hair. But in today’s busy life you need to cope up with your daily tasks and most of the times neglect yourself. This may lead to an acute problem of damaged and dry hair. Though, it is not a tremendous disease or ailment, but bothers us a lot.
We can very easily get attracted to the parlors who claim to repair your hair in couple of hours. They hit their target in a wise way and squeeze out money to fill their piggy banks. However, I would suggest you to try few tested and tried home remedies for repairing your damaged and dry hair. Below, I will make you aware about some of the best home remedies for dry damaged hair.
Home Remedies For Dry Damaged Hair
Hot Oil Message Therapy
This is a method which is being implemented from our grandmother’s times. Oil message is very helpful for the growth of hairs, but hot oil message is very much beneficial for the damaged and brittle hairs. You need to prepare a mixture of two to three hair oils. I would suggest you to go for coconut oil, almond oil and olive oil. These three hair oils work wonders for any kind of hair. You need to heat up the mixture of the three oils in a small bowl and message it on the scalp for when warm.
Now wrap a hot towel around the scalp so that the pores open up enabling the oil to penetrate into the hair roots and provide them the required nutrients for repairing. Keep the hot towel around the head for at least half an hour. You can even leave the oil on the scalp overnight and wash off the next morning with a mild shampoo. Do this process thrice a week to observe the recovery in two weeks.
It is the oldest home remedy for dry damaged hairs. You can use it many ways. You need to make a paste by mixing 2 eggs with 1 tablespoon of honey and 1/2 tablespoon of almond oil. You need to apply this mixture on your scalp with gentle message. Cover the scalp with a towel and keep it intact for about 30 minutes. Later wash it off with lukewarm water. You can notice the improvement after first wash itself.
Honey is the purest form of moisturizer. This is a good source of protein for hairs and can be used in different ways. The first method is to apply the pure honey on the moist scalp and hair and message it for 2 to 3 minutes. Now you need to leave it on the scalp for minimum 20 minutes for effectiveness. Later rinse off with lukewarm water.
The second method is to mix it with something. You can mix it with pure coconut oil and go for a hair message before your bath every day. You can even mix it with your regular shampoo while using it to heal your dry and damaged hair. You can opt for these tricks everyday without any side effect.
Banana and Avocado
Banana and avocado are natural sources of healing and moisturizing the hairs. Banana helps the hair to be flexible and saves it from being split ended. Mixture of both the elements will help the dry damaged hairs to overcome the problem and repair them. You need to apply the mixture as a mask on the hair roots and hairs. Keep it intact for minimum half an hour and then wash it off with your normal shampoo.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple cider vinegar helps in removing every kind of unhealthy element of the scalp. This works as a purifying agent for the hair roots and the scalp. It helps removing the dandruff from the scalp which in lieu helps in the growth of healthy hairs. You need to mix 2 cups of apple cider vinegar with one cup of normal water and rinse your wet hair with it.
Keep it to settle for 10 minutes on your scalp and hair. Later rinse it off with normal cold water. This helps the scalp to maintain the pH balance which helps in the growth of nourished and healthy hair. You can opt for this method once a week for noticeable improvement.
Yogurt and Egg
Yogurt is full of natural nutritious oil which are beneficial for dry and damaged hairs. To enhance it efficiency you can prepare a hair pack for your scalp. For this you need to take 1/2 cup of yogurt and mix it with one egg. Add one and a half teaspoon of olive oil to the mixture and mix well to get the complete pack. Now you need to message it on the scalp and keep it intact on the hairs for about 45 minutes. Later wash of the pack with cold water and mild shampoo. For fast recovery of the damaged and dry hairs you need to regularly apply this pack twice a week.
Aloe Vera is a natural moisturizing and healing agent. You need to make a pack by using it. You need to mix 5 tablespoon of yogurt in 5 tablespoon of aloe vera gel and add 1 teaspoon of olive oil into it. Mix well and apply it on the scalp and hair. Keep the pack on the scalp for 20 to 30 minutes and then rinse off with a mild shampoo. You need to adopt this method twice a week for at least a month to have permanent healthy hair.
This is an instant and temporary home remedy to treat the dry damaged hair. You can adopt this for instant effect for getting ready for a party. You need to take a glass of bear and mix it with half cup of water to dilute it. After rinsing your hair with your regular shampoo, you need to rinse your wet hairs with the prepared solution. Let it dry. The smell of the beer will vanish after the hair dries up. This will give you a nourished and healthy looking shiny hair.