Hair usually becomes frizzy and dry during winter and it can lead to split ends and hair fall. You may also experience dry and itchy scalp. Your hair and scalp requires deep moisturization and nourishment during this season to stay healthy. This is the time when your hair needs some TLC and what can be better than natural hair masks. The homemade masks will restore moisture and nourish your hair. Here are some effective hair masks you must try this winter to keep your hair lustrous and healthy. (ALSO READ How to protect hair in winter using simple tips).
1. Egg yolk, honey and olive oil mask
You will need: one egg yolk, one cup of honey and one tablespoon of olive oil
Method: Take the egg yolk and beat it to make it frothy. Now, add the honey and olive oil. Mix well. Use this mixture to massage your hair and scalp for about five minutes and then leave it for about an hour. Then, wash it off using your regular shampoo. Do this thrice a week.
2. Yogurt, lemon and apply cider vinegar mask
You will need: Two tablespoons of yogurt, one tablespoon of apple cider vinegar and one teaspoon of lemon juice
Method: Take yogurt in a bowl and add in apple cider vinegar and lemon juice. Mix well and apply this mixture to your hair and scalp. Leave it for about 30m minutes and then wash it off using your regular shampoo. (ALSO READ How to give yourself a scalp massage? Step-by-step guide to give yourself a relaxing head massage).
3. Yogurt and banana mask
You will need: One ripe banana, two tablespoons of olive oil and half a cup of yogurt
Method: Take the banana and mash it. The banana mash should not have any lumps. Add the yogurt and olive oil to the banana mash and mix it well. Apply this paste on your hair and scalp. Leave it for about 45 minutes and then wash it off with regular shampoo and lukewarm water.
4. Coconut oil, apple cider vinegar and honey mask
You will need: Two tablespoons of coconut oil, one tablespoon of apple cider vinegar and two tablespoons of honey
Method: Put coconut oil, honey and apple cider vinegar in a jar and mix well Apply this mixture to your hair and scalp. Leave it for about 30 minutes and then wash it off with regular shampoo. You can keep the remaining mixture in the jar. Make sure to shake it well before each application as the ingredients will separate. (ALSO READ How to wash your hair? Here’s how to avoid common mistakes and wash your hair the right way!).
5. Milk and honey mask
You will need: One cup of raw milk and one teaspoon of honey
Method: Take a cup of milk and add honey in it. Mix well and apply it to your hair and scalp. Use the milk and honey mixture to massage your scalp. Leave it for about 30 minutes and then wash it off using regular shampoo and lukewarm water. You can do this twice a week.
These homemade hair masks will keep your hair nourished and healthy.