If you have dry brittle hair you definitely would be looking for a way to chuck out that dull life less look, frequent hair breakage and recurring split ends. Several factors like blow dryers, hair dyes, chemical based styling products, excess shampooing, over exposure to sun, swimming in chlorinated water can leave your hair dull and dry. Internal factors like nutritional deficiency,use of certain medications, prolonged illness, cancer treatment etc also can make your hair dry.Whatever be the reasons, good news is that it is not that difficult to transform your hair from dry to normal. And the best remedies to untame it are even available in your kitchen cupboard.
Following are some dry hair cures that can help you in attaining the hair of your dreams.
1. Eggs for adding shine:
Eggs are not just for making omelettes, it is one of the best natural conditioners for soft
shiny hair. The EFAs and vitamins present in egg make it a perfect choice for adding
super shine for your hair strands and to add volume. Beat two egg whites and a yolk and
mix it in lukewarm water. Apply it to damp hair over your scalp and hair strands. Wash it
off after a few minutes with cool water. Wash it thoroughly. To destroy the smells of egg,
add a drop of vinegar in the last mug of water.
2. Hot oil treatment:
It is one of the best therapies for dry hair recommended by most of the experts .Mix a
teaspoon of olive oil, few drops of almond oil, lemon, and half teaspoon of honey and
make a paste. Heat the mixture for thirty seconds so that it will become warm and not
over heated. Massage this warm mixture on your scalp .Wear a hot towel over your hair
and wait for 5 to 20 seconds. This helps to keep the heat in and let the oil to get absorbed
well. After removing the towel wash your hair well with cold water.
3. Mayonnaise :
It is also one of the best options for treating dry hair. High amounts of fatty acids present
in mayonnaise can give sufficient moisture to your hair and make it appear soft and
shiny. Apply it over washed hair strands and comb your hair till it reaches every strand.
Wear a plastic bag and wrap a hot towel over it. Rinse it thoroughly after 15 minutes with
a natural shampoo and conditioner.
4. Apply honey:
It is a well known natural conditioner for hair. Mix one table spoon of honey with a mild
natural shampoo and massage over your hair. Wash it off after half an hour. This can
make your hair turn smooth, soft and healthy.
Along with these home remedies you also need to consider using a mild natural shampoo and conditioner that are free from alcohol and synthetic ingredients. Go for those that are based on some natural oils like seabuckthorn oil. Facedoctor products like Hair & Scalp Doctor Antibacterial Shampoo and Hair and Scalp Doctor Conditioner are good options for treating dry hair.