We all are aware of the fact that readymade cosmetic products (be it shampoo, lipstick, lotion or anything else) contain harmful chemicals that can cause harm to our body. When it comes to hair care products, there are numerous products available in the market, which proclaim to have a magic wand to resolve all your hair issues in the spur of the moment.
Sounds tempting! Doesn’t it? Well, many a times these chemical-loaded products leave quite an adverse effect, especially on sensitive hair. In worst case scenario, someone can succumb to baldness if the applied product contains strong chemicals. Undoubtedly, readymade products are hassle free, but not 100% safe to use.
Therefore, it would be best if you can use homemade hair care products. Though this can be bit time consuming but magical results without any side effects are assured! Let us take a look at some ways in which we can make our hair look gorgeous simply by using certain hair treatments at home.
Best Hair Treatments At Home to Make Hair Look Gorgeous
We all use shampoos to cleanse our hair and make it look beautiful. The branded shampoos available in the market are quite costly and still do not impart the desired results. However, there are numerous natural ingredients through which a great shampoo can be made at home. Use the following steps to understand how to make a wonderful shampoo using baking soda:
Mix 1 tbsp of baking soda into two cups of hot water. Wash your hair with this mixture. Owing to the drying properties of baking soda, it works magically on oily hair. However, if your hair become too dry, then wash them with vinegar once you are done with baking soda wash.Vinegar wash will balance out the dryness.
Hair Mask Conditioning Treatment
Hair masks are used to revive the lost luster in hair. Homemade masks moisturize your hair naturally. There are numerous types of hair masks which are made with different ingredients. Following hair mask has been made with strawberries:
Crush couple of strawberries into an egg yolk. Pour in 2 tbsp of olive oil into this mixture. Blend all these ingredients into a thick paste. Spread this paste onto you scalp and let it be on your scalp for at least for 20 minutes. Thereafter, rinse your hair with normal water. You hair will be softer than ever.
Conditioners restore the natural suppleness of your hair. Generally, the conditioners which are available in the market are quite costly. So this time, peek into your kitchen and make some awesome conditioners from natural ingredients.
Henna is the best natural ingredient for conditioning your hair. Prepare a mixture of henna along with hot milk and oil. Spread a layer of this mixture onto the upper surface of your hair. Wait until it gets dried completely. Thereafter, wash it with water. Apply shampoo at least after 30 minutes.
Henna may always leave a reddish brown color on your hair. In case you do not want the same to happen, do not use henna. Instead you can use curd which also works as a great conditioner. Apply curd on to your hair and wash the same after 20-30 minutes. Thereafter, apply shampoo to get rid of the sticky effect of curd.
I hope now onwards you would avoid buying the readymade products and will go natural for the sake of your precious hair!