Curly hair is attractive. They give an overall different look for women. But taking care of curly hair is the major challenge for most women. In addition to this, curly hair is more prone to breakage and damage. Women who have curly hair use lots of ironing and straightening products and their hair becomes dry, dull, and damaged. If you have god-gifted curly hair, you can’t do much other than permanently straighten your hair.
If you want to keep your curly hair tangle free and you want your hair to look bouncy and beautiful, you need to use certain hair masks. These hair masks are specially created for women who want the best curls. Using these masks at regular intervals will help you in getting beautiful hair within a few weeks.
You will be amazed to know that most of these hair masks can be made in the comfort of your home. All you need to do is to look for certain ingredients in your kitchen, and you are done. So, skip going to the salon for a few weeks and try to use these DIY hair masks for curly hair.
DIY hair masks for curly hair need to be super nourishing and moisturizing so that you can get rid of dry and frizzy hair. In addition to this, the hair mask needs to fulfil the nutritional needs of your hair so that your hair may not be prone to damages. These hair masks also need to straighten your hair a bit and add some shine and life to it.
These masks are easy to make and easy to apply. So, let’s see some easy recipes to get beautiful hair from the comfort of your home.
Let’s get ready!
1. Avocado Hair Mask
Avocado is great for overall health. But, now you can also have healthy and shiny hair. Avocado hair masks are said to be one of the most nourishing hair masks. Avocado helps in providing deep-moisturization to your hair; it helps in regenerating your hair and also provides maximum protection against any future damage. Using avocado hair masks for regular periods will help you in improving the elasticity of your hair, and it will also make them soft, shiny, and manageable.
- 1 ripe avocado
- Coconut milk
- 1 tablespoon honey
- Sweet almond oil
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To prepare the nourishing avocado hair mask, you need to mash avocados properly. You can use your blender to get a smooth avocado paste. Add all ingredients and mix them well. Wet your hair, squeeze excess from your hair, and apply the paste on wet hair. Apply the mask from root to tips. Massage it into your hair as well as on your scalp. Leave the mask for almost 20-minutes. Wash your hair and apply conditioner after hair wash. Try to follow this ritual of applying a hair mask for almost 4-months to get visible benefits.
2. Aloe Vera Hair Mask
If we go on explaining the health benefits of aloe vera, this article will be all about aloe vera. Applying aloe vera has lots of benefits for skin as well as hair. Aloe vera helps in adding volume to your hair, and it also makes your hair healthy, shiny, and bouncy. If your hair is very dry, try to add a few drops of coconut oil in the mask and if your hair is oily, try to add a few extra amounts of aloe vera paste.
- 4 tablespoon aloe vera gel
- 3 tablespoon coconut oil
- 6 tablespoon milk
Start the process of making an aloe vera hair mask by melting coconut oil. Pour coconut oil into the blender and add aloe vera gel to the mixture. Blend this mixture until it forms a smooth paste. Transfer the mixture to a bowl. Add milk to the mixture. Start applying the mixture to your hair and scalp. Apply the mixture to wet hair to get maximum benefits. After applying the mixture, comb your hair and twist it into a bun. Cover your hair with a shower cap. Wrap a thick towel around your hair. The warmth of the towel will help the mask to penetrate into the skin. Leave the mask on for almost 30-minutes. Wash your hair after 30-minutes.
3. Yogurt Hair Mask
Different types of face masks and hair masks use yoghurt as a base material. Out of all DIY hair masks, the one mask that will add maximum shine to your hair is the DIY yoghurt hair mask. This mask will help you to hydrate your hair, and you will get rid of all frizziness. Apple cider vinegar and honey included in this DIY hair mask add a soft glow to your hair. The application of this hair mask at regular intervals will also help you to improve your hair growth.
- ½ cup yoghurt (Fresh)
- 2 teaspoon of apple cider vinegar
- 1 tablespoon honey
To prepare this hair mask, mix all ingredients together in a bowl. Comb your hair very well and apply the mask on dry hair, starting from roots to tips. Take 5-minutes to massage your scalp properly. Keep the mask on your hair for almost 15-minutes. Rinse the mask after 15-minutes. While your hair is still wet, apply a couple of drops of natural oil towards the ends of your hair. Try to apply this hair mask thrice every month to get visible benefits.
4. Egg and Mayonnaise Hair Mask
Who doesn’t love to have both these ingredients on their breakfast plate? But do you know both these products can help you to prepare the best DIY hair mask for curly hair? This hair mask is perfect for dry and damaged hair. This mask is full of proteins and lots of other nutrients. Using this hair mask every other week will help you to strengthen your hair and get shiny and glossy hair without spending thousands of dollars on a salon visit.
- 1 egg
- 2 tablespoon mayonnaise
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
To prepare this DIY hair mask for curly hair, you need to mix 1 egg with mayonnaise in a bowl. Try to mix them properly. Then mix all other ingredients well and try to get a paste with running consistency. Apply this hair mask to wet hair. Leave the mask on your hair for almost 30-minutes. Rinse your hair by using lukewarm water. Use a mild shampoo to wash your hair.
5. Banana Hair Mask
Banana is another major ingredient that can help you to get the best quality hair. The application of bananas will improve the flexibility of your hair, and it will make your hair much more manageable. This hair mask will also help you to get rid of itchy scalp and dandruff.
- 1 ripe avocado
- 1 ripe banana
- 5-10 drops of lavender essential oil
To prepare this DIY hair mask for curly hair, mash avocado and banana very well. To get better consistency, try to blend the mixture in a blender. When you get a smooth paste, mix the lavender essential oil in the mixture. Apply this hair mask on wet hair to get better results. Leave the mask on your hair for almost 20-minutes. Wash out the hair and style it beautifully.
Curly hair is already beautiful. But, to make it even more beautiful and manageable, you can use all these DIY hair masks.
Let us know which one of these hair masks was the best.