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These 5 DIY Hair Masks Will Make Your Hair Shine Like The Stars

Hollywood stars are perfect examples of hairstyle goals. But that’s not all, after constant dyeing and styling, their hair still looks glossy and shining on all occasions. The question is HOW?

celebs hairstyles

According to Jen Atkin, the famous celebrity hairstylist and OUAI (pronounced "way") Haircare founder, there are plenty of hair care tips, including taking vitamins, choosing the right hairbrush, subscribing to hair masks and using heat protectants while styling. The most important one is using hair masks.

However, as we all know, hair mask products cannot be used too often for they contain chemical components which will damage our hair. Instead, we can choose organic DIY hair masks.

hair masks

Today, we are going to unveil the secrets of the organic DIY hair masks, which can make your hair glossy and shiny all the time.

egg hair mask

Here is a brief summary of nutrients found in eggs that benefit hair:

Protein. Nourishes your hair roots and encourage hair growth.
Fatty Acids. Offers your hair a natural glossy shine.
Potassium. Heals your damaged hair.
Vitamin A. Helps prevent split ends.
Vitamin D. Helps prevent hair loss and balding.
Vitamin B12. Promotes hair growth.
Calcium. Promotes hair growth and proper absorption of vitamin D.

How To DIY The Egg Hair Mask?

Ingredients:

● 1 egg (2 eggs for especially long or thick hair)
● 1 cup of milk (half cup for shoulder-length hair)
● 1 squeeze of lemon
● 2 teaspoons to 2 tablespoons of olive oil

Steps:

● Separate the egg yolk and white. If you have oily hair, you will only need the egg white; if you have dry hair, you will only need the egg yolk. If you have normal hair, you can use the whole egg. Then, place whichever part you are using into a bowl.
● Beat the egg.

beat the egg

● Add the milk and olive to the egg mixture and mix them well.
● Add 1 squeeze of lemon to the mixture and mix them well.
● Massage your scalp with this mixture for 15 mins, from the roots to the ends. Use a shower cap to cover your hair and wait 15 mins for the mask to penetrate your hair.

apply the hair mask to your hair

● Thoroughly rinse the mixture out of your hair with lukewarm water.
● Use an organic shampoo to clean your hair.

banana hair mask

Here are some of the powerful nutrients found in bananas:

Potassium. Heals your damaged hair.
Vitamin A. Helps prevent split ends.
Vitamin E. Promotes the health of your hair and scalp.
Vitamin C. Regulates your natural hair oil.

How To DIY The Banana Hair Mask?

Ingredients:

● 1-2 overripe bananas
● 1 teaspoon olive oil
● 1 tablespoon honey
● 1 teaspoon coconut oil

Steps:

● Cut the banana into pieces and blend them smoothly until there’s no chunks.
● Add the olive oil, honey and coconut oil into the mixture and mix again.
● Slather the mixture into your hair and let it sink into your scalp for 5 minutes.

apply banana hair mask

● Rinse the smoothie out of your hair with warm water thoroughly.

yogurt apple cider vinegar and honey

Yogurt contains anti-oxidants, vitamins, calcium, and protein which can help control oily hair.

How To DIY The Yogurt Hair Mask?

Ingredients:

● Half cup of yogurt
● 1 teaspoon of honey
● 1 teaspoon of apple cider vinegar

Steps:

● Put half a cup of yogurt, honey and apple cider vinegar into a bowl and mix them.
● Apply the mixture into your hair, from the roots to the ends.

apply yogurt hair mask to your hair

● Let it sit for 15 mins.
● Wash it away with an organic shampoo.

avocado hair mask

Avocados contains nourishing and hydrating properties, so they are the perfect ingredients for hair masks. Avocado hair masks can save your dull and lifeless hair.

How To DIY The Avocado Hair Mask?

Ingredients:

● 1 small ripe avocado
● 1 tablespoon olive or almond oil
● 1 quarter cup milk

Steps:

● Cut a small Avocado into pieces and blend them until there’s no lumps.

avocado

● Add the oil and milk into the avocado and mix them well.
● Apply the mixture into your hair, from the roots to the ends.

apply avocado hair mask to your hair

● Use a shower cap to cover your hair and wait for at least 15 mins.
● Thoroughly rinse you hair with warm water.

strawberry coconut oil and honey

Strawberries are full of vitamin C, which can help you rinse away excess oil build-up. Besides, strawberries can also help regulate the scalp's natural pH.

How To DIY The Strawberry Hair Mask?

Ingredients:

● 1 handful of fresh strawberries
● 1 tablespoon coconut oil
● 1 tablespoon honey

Steps:

● Mix the ingredients together to create a fine puree of sorts.
● Apply the mixture to your hair thoroughly and wait for at least 15 mins.

apply strawberry hair mask to your hair

● Rinse your hair with warm water. Don’t need shampoo.

Try to DIY these fresh organic hair masks by yourself. And your hair will become as shining and glossy as Hollywood stars!

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