Dry hair tops the list of hair woes for many people. Split ends, frizziness and dullness characterize dry hair. Lack of proper hair care, heredity and exposure to bad weather conditions can cause your hair to become dry.
There are many natural remedies and treatments for dry hair care. Below listed are a few of them.
Hot oil treatment is one of the best methods to deal with the problem of dry and unruly hair. Massage hair and scalp with hot oils like olive oil almond oil and coconut oil. Cover your head with a hot towel and wash off after 30 minutes. This treatment will moisturize your hair and put back life into your dry and dull hair.
Treating your hair to a weekly dose of mayonnaise will do wonders for your dry hair. Massage mayonnaise into your scalp and hair and leave on for some time before washing it off.
Mayonnaise acts as an excellent natural conditioner and will help in making your dry hair moisturized and smooth.
There are also many home made hair masks which will moisturize your dry hair and make it smooth and manageable. The recipe for one such hair masks include mixing together avocado, ripe banana and egg yolk. Massage this gently on to your hair.
The nutrients in the fruits will moisturize the hair and scalp and will make your hair shiny and soft.
Another homemade recipe for dry hair involves beating eggs until it is becomes frothy and adding to it Vitamin E oil and half a cup of lukewarm water. This mixture when applied to dry hair will act as a wonderful conditioner.
Massaging a mixture of vinegar and water onto your scalp and scalp will also moisturize it and will also help in taking care of dandruff problems. You can also apply coconut oil to your hair, leave it on overnight and wash it off in the morning.
Another conditioner for dry hair can be made by beating half a cup of yogurt and one cup of banana, Leave it on for 20 to 30 minutes before washing it off.
Do not wash your hair daily as it will tend to strip off the natural oils. While out in the sun,protect your hair by wearing hats and scarfs. Also have a very healthy diet enriched with fruits and vitamins.