The impact of the heat and humidity of summer on your hair is no joke. Aside from dealing with frizz and dryness that make styling hair a real challenge, you have to think about the long term effects on your hair strands as far as damage is concerned.
Hair Mask Recipe No. 1
What You’ll Need: yoghurt, honey and almond oil
How to Prepare: Mix all ingredients until fully incorporated.
How to Use: Apply the mixture to damp or dry hair. Leave it on for at least 20 minutes before rinsing. Use once or twice a month to tame summer frizz.
Hair Mask Recipe No. 2
What You’ll Need: coconut oil and your choice of essential oil
How to Prepare: Combine a tablespoon of coconut oil with a couple of drops of essential oil (peppermint is the best).
How to Use: Massage the essential oil mask mixture to your scalp and leave it on for 30 minutes. After time has elapsed, wash with a mild shampoo. This hair mask is designed to strengthen and nourish your hair from within, protecting it from the harsh elements of summer.
Hair Mask Recipe No. 3
What You’ll Need: honey and olive oil
How to Prepare: Mix both ingredients and then heat in a microwave for 15-20 seconds.
How to Use: Apply the honey and olive oil mixture to wet hair while still warm (not hot). Apply them to the ends first and work your way to the scalp. Use a shower cap to cover your hair as you let the mixture sit for half an hour. This hair mask recipe is known to have super conditioning effects to counter the sun-dried strands of summer.
Hair Mask Recipe No. 4
What You’ll Need: Yoghurt and mayonnaise
How to Prepare: Combine the yoghurt and mayonnaise in one bowl.
How to Use: Apply the yoghurt hair mask onto the hair. Then, use a plastic wrap to cover. Allow the mixture to sit for a half an hour before washing off with shampoo. This hair mask recipe works great in fighting frizz while also leaving a silky soft feeling to your hair.
Which of these hair mask recipes have you tried this summer?