The sunny summers demands the necessity to take good care of the skin and hair in the scorching heat. Dry hair, split ends, frizzy and brittle hair are the most common hair problem this season. In order to evade all these hair tribulations use few special hair masks for repairing the sun damaged hair. The summer hair masks also give a protective shield so as to protect the hair from any future smash up due to the ultra violet radiations emitted by sun.
Honey â€“ ¼ cup
Olive Oil â€“ ¼ cup
First heat the honey for few seconds on flame. After turning off the burner add olive oil and stir it well. Then allow the mixture to cool down at room temperature. Finally, apply it on the scalp and hairs gently with the help of fingers. Wrap the hairs and scalp in warm towel. Let it be like this for 30 minutes. Past half an hour, remove the towel and wash the hair with Hair shampoo.
In this mask instead of olive oil coconut oil can also be used. To make the towel warm, dip it in lukewarm water for a min and then squeeze all the excess water. This mask is best to repair the dry hair. The main two ingredients of this mask namely honey and olive oil polishes the hair and nourishes it.
Avocado Hair Mask
Avocado â€“ 1 piece (ripe)
Honey â€“ 2 Tablespoons
Coconut oil â€“ 2 Tablespoons
Jojoba oil or Olive oil â€“ 2 Tablespoons
Shea butter – ¼ cup (melted)
Apple cider vinegar â€“ 1 Tablespoons
This mask is applied on washed hair. So take the shampoo hair wash first then apply the mask. To prepare the mask, take out the pulp of avocado and mash it thoroughly. To this add all other ingredients and mix it well to make thick paste. Apply it on the hair starting from the root till the shaft. Ensure the mask is well applied all over the hairs. Then grab all the hair together and wear a plastic cap over it. Let it stay like this for half an hour. After 30 minutes first rinse the hair with lukewarm water and make it free from the mask. Then after take scrupulous shower only with cold water, no need for shampoo.
Avocado is an excellent source for hair conditioning. Honey and shea butter in the mask moisturizes the summer dried hair very well. Coconut oil, jojoba oil and olive oil provide the proteins to the hair and seal the hair strands that help in reducing the split ends. To remove the dead skin cells on the scalp, apple cider vinegar is used in the mask. This hair mask is ideal for summers and is suitable for all hair types.
Egg Yolk Hair Mask
Egg Yolk â€“ 2 in number extracted from two eggs
Honey â€“ 2 tablespoons
Separate the egg yolk from the eggs in a bowl and whip it well. To the whipped egg yolks add honey and stir it well to make the thick liquid. Apply this liquid with a flat brush to the hair roots, then after to the hairs till the end. Massage very gently on the scalp with fingers for 4-5 minutes. Wear a plastic cap and put all the hairs inside the cap. Let the hairs stay in the cap for 30 minutes then after wash using the mild shampoo. Use only cold water for hair wash.
This mask is also called as Mediterranean mask. Egg yolk gives deep conditioning to the hair while honey stimulates the roots. It also appeases the scalp that feels tingled and prickled due to summer heat.
Summer hair mask is the best way to safeguard the hairs from any sort of damage in the blistering heat and itching sweat. Use any one of the mask once in fifteen days for the entire season and be assured about the soft silky and bouncy hair. After all healthy hair is the idiom of good looks!