Hair Conditioners give our hair moisture, softness, strength, shine and also help with split ends and let’s say that their benefits are like using a skin moisturizer for your body or face.
Hair conditioners on the market today contain a lot of nasty and useless ingredients that can dry and even irritate your scalp.
So, how about trying to make a homemade natural hair conditioner that will not contain any of those harmful chemicals and will also be a cost effective alternative to all those expensive hair conditioners? It is very easy, believe me!
There are a lot of natural ingredients you can use to make a conditioner at home, you just need to try them out and find that one formula which is best suited to your needs. For example, you might need more shine or a product that has an untangling effect or restores damaged hair.
So, would you like to know how to create your own natural hair conditioner at home? Let´s see!
Avocado contains vitamins A and E which makea great ally for your hair, providing brightness and strength to it. Avocado is also good for detangling hair (you will experience the results very quickly)and forcombating problems such as hair loss and dryness.
In addition, it is a good solution for those who do excessive hair styling which leads to their hair becoming more vulnerable to damage. Another advantage of making a hair conditioner with avocado is that it makes your hair softer.
– 1 Ripe Avocado.
– 1 Egg Yolk.
– 1 Teaspoon of Olive Oil.
PROCESS: Remove the pulp of the avocado and mash it to a paste.Add the egg yolk and one teaspoon of olive oil to the avocado paste and stir well until the mixture becomes a homogeneous paste.
APPLICATION: Wash your hair as usual. On wet hair, apply the avocado conditioner starting from the scalp and reaching the ends, gently massaging until you cover all your hair.Cover your hair with a shower cap and let the conditioner on for 15 minutes. Then, wash properly with some warm water. You can repeat the same process twice every month.
Avocado and Banana Conditioner
Banana´s benefits for the hair is that it nourishes the hair and prevents frizziness.
A conditioner with avocado and banana helps damaged hair, making it look healthy and shiny.
– 1 Ripe Avocado.
– 1 Egg.
– 1 Spoon of olive Oil.
– 1/2 Banana.
PROCESS: Work the avocado pulp into a paste. Mix the banana with the Oil and add it to the avocado paste. Mix the ingredients well and then add the egg and a bit of honey into the mixture until you get a homogeneous paste.
APPLICATION: The procedure is the same as before. Wash your hair as usual and on wet hair apply the mixturestarting from the scalp to the ends, massaging softly until you cover all of your hair.Let this natural conditioner rest for 10 minutes in your hair and then remove well with some warm water.
Yogurt and Egg Mask Conditioner
Yogurt is very good for moisturizing the hair.
Creating your own homemade yogurt and egg mask conditioner will make your hair strong and bright.
– 5 Spoons of Yogurt.
– 1 Egg.
PROCESS: Beat an egg until it becomes fluffy, add the 5 spoons of yogurt and mix it well.
APPLICATION: Apply over the hair and gently massage so that it spreads well. Then, cover with a plastic bag or a shower cap and let the mask on your hair for about 25 minutes. Finally, cleanse the hair with some warm water.
Beer Hair Conditioner
This is a very simple recipe and nomatter how simple it may seem, you can only judge it by the results.
Using beer on your hair can provide softnessand shine to it. Here´s how to do it.
PROCESS: In a container pour some water and a few drops of beer.
APPLICATION: Rinse your hair using this mixture. You can also add a bit of lemon juice to this mixture but keep in mind that it will work as a natural straightener.
Aloe Vera Conditioner
Aloe Vera has many benefits not only for your skin but for your hair as well. So, making a homemade hair conditioner with aloe vera makes only but sense.
– Aloe Vera Gel.
PROCESS: In a bowl, use the same amount of Aloe Vera gel and Honey that will beenough to cover the full amount of your hair and mix it well.
APPLICATION: Spread all over your hair, giving a gentle massage. Let the mixture rest on your hair for about 10 minutes, covering it with a shower cap if you like. Then, wash as usual.
It might seem a bit yucky if you think about applying a homemade egg conditioner on your hair, but keep in mind that after you wash your hair well and it gets dry, the smell will disappear slowly.
Eggs make a very effective conditioner, making your hair healthy and shiny.
– 1 Egg.
– 1 spoon of Honey.
– 1 spoon of Olive Oil.
PROCESS: First, beat the egg in a bowl until it becomes fluffy and then add the honey and the olive oil. Mix all the ingredients well.
APPLICATION: Apply the mixture on your hair, from the scalp to the ends, and cover it with a shower cap so that it doesn´t leak. Let the mixture on for 10 minutes and then wash your hair thoroughly.
In conclusion, making a homemade natural hair conditioner will provide some nice benefits to your hair while also saving you some money.
So, the above conditioner recipes can help you find which natural foods are good for your hair and also provide you with some ways to turn those ingredients into useful conditioning recipes for beautiful hair.