Hair masks provide your hair with intense hydration. There are various formulas for all hair types, to buy in the trade or to make yourself. I advise you to make our own mask.
There are many recipes for homemade masks made with natural ingredients. Homemade hair masks allow you to know the exact content of the formula, adapt the recipe to your hair type, while fully enjoying the benefits of each ingredient. Many recipes are available online, you can discover the recipe of hair mask house the most adapted to your hair.
The right ingredients for your hair masks
Egg yolk for hair
The egg yolk is rich in lecithin which is a food supplement widely used to remedy problems related to the hair shaft. Thanks to its protein content, lecithin participates in the healing of hair fibre. Lecithin also has restorative properties and helps smooth the hair shaft that flakes with the perm and curling iron. Egg yolk contains minerals such as zinc, phosphorus, selenium and vitamins A, D, B12, B8 (biotin) and B9 (folic acid) whose components are perfect for treating damaged hair.
Yoghurt for hair
Yoghurt alone can be a real care for your hair as it can be used as a base for many hair masks mixed with fruits or vegetables (banana, lemon juice, cucumber), but also with coconut milk, vegetable oils, essential oils (rosewood, lemon, ylang-ylang…).) or even exfoliants like bamboo or coconut pulp.
The benefits of yoghurt for the hair
Thanks to its slightly acid pH, it helps to restore that of the scalp.
It is rich in lactose, lactic acids and lactates, which makes it a very good 100% natural moisturizer.
The proteins, vitamins and minerals it contains repair and nourish the hair in depth, giving it strength, softness, suppleness and shine.
The benefits of lemon for hair and scalp
Acts as an anti-limestone if used as the last rinse water.
Cleanses, shines, stimulates hair growth and eliminates dandruff.
Tighten the hair scales.
Treats oily scalp.
The benefits of honey for hair and scalp
It is really difficult to count the benefits of honey for our health and yet honey is a substance that does not reveal all these virtues. The benefits of honey for the hair are multiple, it nourishes and regenerates the superficial layers of the scalp, it has the ability to retain water on the hair (it is a good hair moisturizer). It prevents the formation of dandruff, calms itching, restoring the acid ph of the scalp it can repair damage caused by various chemicals such as colouring and restore hair flexibility and elasticity.
Make your own hair mask with what you will find in the kitchen!
Here one of my favourites homemade masks the moisturizing and nourishing mask with banana
This simple homemade natural recipe with ingredients are easy to find. This hair care is nourishing, moisturizing and protein. Thanks to its properties it strengthens your dry and brittle hair. It is also a detangling and washing mask that is suitable for frizzy, curly, and very dry hair in general. It is a nourishing, moisturizing and protein mask that makes hair soft and shiny!
Depending on your hair length, measure out the ingredients.
So to make the mask, you will need :
- Olive oil
- Vanilla extract
- 1 banana with the peel
You can use a blender if you don’t feel to have pieces of banana peel in the mask you can filter the mix after mixing it.