These remedies will help you get a healthy and shiny hair, but you have to be patient, as it may take some time for your hair to recover its healthy appearance.
Are your hair dry or frizzy? It is very likely that you are asking for a bit of attention and care. To make your task easier today, we present 5 conditioners for hair that are very easy to make and that provide many vitamins and nutrients. Learn to get a strong and beautiful hair!
The causes of ruined hair
- Excess heat (hair dryer, plate, curling iron)
- Excessive sun exposure
- Discoloration treatments
- Use of colors
- Brush them too often or too often
- Excess of shampoo
- Use of extensions or wigs
When hair becomes damaged, problems like split ends or slow growth tend to occur. The worst thing you can do in these cases is to ignore the problem: it is important to talk about it with your hairdresser and cut split ends, use capillary treatments and apply hair conditioners.
To prepare natural and do-it-yourself balms you will need very few ingredients, all very economical and with excellent results for the health and appearance of your hair.
1. Balsam of avocado and banana
- Half banana
- 1 avocado
- 1 egg
- 2 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil
Peel the avocado, cut it in half and create a dough with the pulp. Mix half a banana with two tablespoons of olive oil; add the avocado pulp and mix everything until it becomes a homogeneous mixture. Add the egg and honey and turn until soft.
Wet your hair, making sure that it is moist. Begin applying the balm from the root of the hair, but without touching the scalp. Spread it along the hair, concentrating on the most damaged areas. Leave it to work for 10 minutes and rinse with plenty of water. Your hair will be silky and bright.
It is one of the best natural balms, great for very damaged hair.
- The banana nourishes the hair, avoiding frizz.
- Avocado stimulates hair growth and hydrates it.
- Olive oil strengthens and brightens the hair.
- Honey brings shine and can be used to make the hair more silky.
2. Balsam of vinegar and egg
- 3 eggs
- Olive oil
- Lemon juice
Separate the white from the red of egg and mix the egg whites among them. Add to these 100 ml of vinegar and 100 ml of lemon juice. Mix and add 200 ml of olive oil and 3 teaspoons of honey at the same time. Turn until you have obtained a malleable and uniform dough.
When the dough is ready, take some with your hands and put it on your hair. Leave the conditioner to act for 15 minutes and rinse with cold water.
- The egg is an excellent conditioner by itself and makes the hair brighter.
- Olive oil strengthens the hair.
- Honey helps to lighten the hair and make it more silky.
- The vinegar prevents hair loss.
3. Banana mask
Banana is an excellent option to repair damaged hair from extreme tints and temperature changes. This mask has all the necessary ingredients to solve the most serious problems in a simple and economical way.
- 1 banana
- 1 egg
- Olive oil
Mix the banana, the egg, 3 teaspoons of honey, 3 of milk and 5 of olive oil, until a compact dough is obtained.
Apply to hair, leave for 30 minutes and rinse with plenty of water.
4. Yogurt mask
- 1 egg
Beat the egg until a homogeneous liquid consistency is obtained. Add 6 tablespoons of yogurt and beat again.
Apply the mixture by making a light massage and cover the hair with a shower cap. Leave the mask for 20-30 minutes, then wash with shampoo and warm water.
5. Balsamic oils
Even though the balsams we talked about are very effective, it is likely that some of you prefer faster solutions. In this case, the best alternative is to resort to natural oils: these penetrate the surface of the scalp and help to repair the existing damage and prevent other problems, as well as giving a bright and silky appearance. The most effective oils are:
a) Avocado oil
It is an excellent conditioner, since its fatty acids and vitamin E facilitate growth and increase the brightness of the hair. The ideal is to apply warm or warm avocado oil (without being overcooked), let it work for 30 minutes and rinse; you can also let it work all night and wash your hair the next day.
b) Olive oil
Olive oil is an excellent emollient and acts on the hair much better than other oils. When you use warm olive oil, its ability to improve texture and quality of hair improves considerably. Use a spoonful of warm oil to massage the hair and cover it with a plastic cap or envelope; wait 40 minutes and then rinse with warm water and shampoo.
Do-it-yourself hair balms: an economical and effective alternative
Now you have no more excuses to neglect your hair: the truth is that with very little money and a little ‘time to devote, you can improve its appearance and health . You just have to remember to be patient, since the hair needs time to ruin, they take the same time to recover their healthy appearance. You can use one of these balms twice a month or opt for more intensive therapy if the damage is very serious.