Olive oil is a natural ingredient that has become a popular ingredient in many beauty remedies. This oil offers many health benefits and also works wonders when applied on your skin and hair. It is a great moisturizing ingredient which conditions your hair and makes them more manageable. When used regularly, olive oil can help you get rid of all your hair and scalp problems. This amazing haircare ingredient will add more shine and strength to your hair. Here are three DIY olive oil masks that you can make at home to add shine to your hair and prevent breakage. These natural homemade hair masks can be used for all hair types. (ALSO READ Types of olive oil and how to use them in your dishes).Also Read - Haircare Tips: Here's Why Combing Your Hair Daily is Extremely Important

Olive oil and honey hair mask

To make this nourishing hair mask in a bowl add ½ cup of extra virgin olive oil and 1/4 cup honey and whisk both the ingredients. To this mixture, also squeeze in three capsules of Vitamin E to make this mask more nourishing. Pour this into a jar and using a brush apply this mask on damp hair. Concentrate on the ends to get rid of dry and split ends. Cover hair with a shower cap and leave it for 90 minutes. Rinse it off with warm water and then use some gentle shampoo followed by conditioner. This hair mask is ideal for restoring dry and damaged hair and split ends. Also Read - 6 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Dry And Patchy Skin This Winter

Olive oil and coconut oil hair mask

To make this hair mask mix 2 parts coconut oil with 1 part extra virgin olive oil in glass jar. Using some oil mixture massage your scalp well. Focus on both roots and the hair ends. Comb your hair and pull it into a bun. Cover your hair with a shower cap and leave the mask overnight. In the morning, rinse out the mask with warm water and then follow it up with your regular shampoo and conditioner. This homemade hair mask is an excellent treatment for dandruff and dry, itchy scalp. Also Read - After 2 Hours, Sunscreens With Zinc Oxide Ingredient Can Become Toxic: Study

Olive oil and banana hair mask

To make this hair mask in a bowl mash one while ripe banana and to this add 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil and 1 teaspoon of honey. Instead of manually mashing the banana, you can also blend all the ingredients in a blender to get rid of any lumps in the mixture. Apply this onto your hair especially focusing on the hair ends. After 30 minutes rinse it off with warm water and then use a mild shampoo and conditioner. This is your go-to mask if your hair is dry from over-processing or coloring.

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