We tend to resort to heat treatments to get those soft tresses, it isn’t always safe to straighten your hair all that often. Not to worry, for we have listed out a few DIY treatments you can try out on your dry hair and these are very likely to eventually make your hair shiny and soft.
Hot oil treatment The simple, age-old technique of oiling your hair before you wash it always works wonders in keeping your hair from getting all dried up and frizzy. Coconut oil, Almond oil and Olive oil are the most commonly used as well as the most nourishing oils.
Make your own oil by mixing all the three of them to get the best properties of each of these oils. Rub the oil onto your scalp and the rest of the hair and give your scalp a massage an hour before you wash your hair.
Egg white hair mask Egg whites have since long been known to render a silkiness to the hair. Make a mask out of egg whites and apply it onto your hair. Leave it on before you wash it off. If you think you can’t stand the smell, add a few drops of aroma oil to the egg white mask. This mask is a sure-shot way to make your hair soft and bouncy.
Mayonnaise Massage An unusual and a little-heard-of method, massaging mayonnaise on your hair can render it soft and shiny. All you have to do is take some mayonnaise and rub it over your scalp and the rest of your hairs while massaging it gently. Leave it on and wash it off after a while. It helps keep your hair smooth for a long time after you use it.
Aloe Vera gel Among all the benefits that Aloe Vera is known to bestow upon us, one of them is that it is capable of transforming dry and brittle hair into silky and bouncy hair thanks to all its hydrating properties. What’s more, Aloe Vera’s got some great medicinal properties that can help heal dandruff and other infections of the scalp. All you have to do is apply aloe vera gel onto the hair and leave it on for a while before you wash it off.
Apple Cider Vinegar Apple Cider Vinegar is a great anti-drying agent along with all the medicinal benefits it’s got on the hair. All you have to do is apply the vinegar to all of the hair and the scalp and leave it on for a while. Wash it off after about 15 minutes and you’ll notice definite benefits when you treat your hair to Apple Cider Vinegar regularly.