There are many hair care products available in the market, which promise to reverse back the damage done to the hair. Hair can get damaged due to a number of factors such as pollution, extreme weather, chemicals in products used on hair for coloring and styling, etc.
When it comes to bringing the hair back to its lost glory, keeping the hair clean and applying hair conditioners weekly, is of utmost importance. Deep conditioning treatments adds moisture back into the hair that is removed by daily activities and some styling products.
Deep conditioning treatments should be done once a week. As an added benefit, you can save money by using these home remedies.
Natural Hot Oil Treatment for Hair
You don’t need to purchase commercial hot oil treatments to experience the benefits of luxuriously soft hair. Everything you need is probably already in your pantry. For a great at-home hot oil treatment simply place a bowl of olive oil (or canola, soybean or other light cooking oil) in a larger bowl or saucepan of warm water and allow the oil to heat up to your desired temperature. Work the oil through your hair and put on a reusable shower cap while you catch up on household chores, then just jump in the shower and shampoo as usual. You will get all of the benefits of a commercial hot oil treatment without the chemicals, expense or wasteful packaging.
Avocados Deep Conditioning Treatments
According to the California Avocado Growers Association, avocados have 20 nutrients, including potassium, Vitamin E, B-vitamins and folic acid. Avocados also make a great conditioner for your hair.The simplest recipe is to mash an avocado until it becomes creamy. Other recipes call for combining a small jar of mayonnaise and Â½ an avocado. Another one calls for mixing an avocado with 2 egg yolks. Yet another calls for Â½ cup of avocado, 1 tablespoon of olive oil, 1 banana and 1 egg yolk.
With all of these recipes, you apply the avocado mixture to your hair, cover your hair with plastic wrap or a shower cap and leave it on for at least 20 minutes. For deeper conditioning, you can wrap a warm towel around the shower cap. Rinse and wash your hair after 20 minutes.
Application of yogurt on the hair, which is naturally acidic in nature, is another effective conditioning treatment. Simply take a cup of fresh yogurt and add a tablespoon of vegetable oil to it. Wash your hair and rinse. Apply this yogurt mixture on damp hair and scalp with fingertips. Wear a shower cap and leave the mixture on the hair for about an hour. In the end, wash off with a shampoo.
These were some home remedies for all kinds of hair.Â If you want your hair more softer and shinier, then try this regular treatments and see the result.