Once in a blue moon, we all get a ‘Good Hair Day’ but that day is not every day. Accept it; we all envy someone with luscious, shiny and silky hair. But have you ever thought that you can get your dream hair by just giving them the right amount of time and care they deserve?
Yes, this piece of writing is dedicated to discussing the ways to have smooth and silky hair but before knowing the tips, it is important to know what is causing unwanted damage to your hair.
Many factors to be considered, such as pollution etc, but if you are not taking enough and required care of your locks then do not blame anything else. Yes, I know we are giving our mother Earth tough time to breath by producing different pollutants but it is on us how we maintain our overall well-being routine which include hair care routine as well.
Apart from this, heating treatments can cause your hair go dry and dull because heating sucks all the moisture from your locks. So better reconsider all heating treatment. Please, don’t damage your hair for short-term shine you get after hair heating treatments at salon. Al though you fall in love with your locks as you walk out the salons after paying them good amount of money but that shine and look stays for a few days or weeks and then you end up having rough hair.
These hair treatments that you receive as any good salon are effective until you are doing them regularly. Otherwise, those who go for hair coloring and heating treatments can relate to what I am saying.
Anyhow, now is the time that you own your lovely hair and give them favor by actually acting right. You are the one who knows you well. So take responsibility and have perfect shiny hair by following even one or some of the mentioned tips.
So, let’s get started!
1. Aloe Vera:
Tell me what wonders this one amazing plant can’t do? I call aloe Vera a blessing. The aloe vera has proteolytic enzymes in abundance which is best known for repairing the damage scalp cells, improve follicle health and speeds up hair growth.
The moisture present in Aloe Vera prevent dehydration of hair and works as a conditioning agent which leaves a smooth texture while minimizing the frizzy effect.
What You Need?
1 to 2 Leaves of Aloe Vera
Cut the Aloe Vera leaf and take out the white transparent gel in a bowl. Blend it well until you get a smooth runny gel like texture. Now add 2 to3 table spoon of water to the gel and mix it well until water completely dissolves in it.
Pour this mixture into a spray bottle and shake well.
Spray your hair with the solution after washing and drying your hair and leave it.
2. Fenugreek Seeds:
Fenugreek Seeds are known to be the source of rich protein, iron, potassium, Vit C, and Lecithin. These are essential hair nutrients that work together in preventing hair loss. This tip work best for those facing hair losses. Fenugreek seeds don’t only prevent hair loss, they are tough on dandruff, fix damage hair, and inhibit graying of hair while promoting thickening and strengthening of locks.
What You Need?
¼ cup of Fenugreek Seeds
1 Cup of Water
Soak all fenugreek seeds in a cup of water and leave them for overnight. Next morning, blend these soaked fenugreek seeds adding a little more water. This will result in a smooth and consistent texture.
The paste is ready to be applied onto hair and scalp. After applying the paste of fenugreek seeds, leave it on hair for 30 minutes.
Now wash your hair with shampoo and don’t forget to apply conditioner after wash. To get the maximum results you need to repeat the procedure once a week.
3. YogurtAmla Mask:
Yogurt of curd is the rich source of vitamins B5 and vitamin D. these two vitamins are considered to be very crucial for healthy hair. Yogurt helps in improving the hair shafts from within while on outside it fights stubborn dandruff.
Amla which is an ancient herb used in hair products is rich in vitamin C, which works as a booster for hair growth.
What You Need?
1 Cup Yogurt
2tbsp Amla Powder
Mix 2 tablespoons of amla powder in 1 cup of yogurt. Mix it until you get a smooth mixture of these two ingredients. After preparing the mask, apply it onto scalp and hair. Make sure to cover your hair completely with mask and then leave it on for 30 minutes. Wash your hair with shampoo. Repeat applying this mask once or twice a week.
4. Massage with Hot Oil:
Massaging your hair and scalp with hot oil stimulates the blood circulation that activates the hair follicles. Once your hair follicles are active they can result in amazing and noticeable hair growth. You can use any oil for massaging treatment such as; coconut oil, olives oil etc. It is said that this hot oil massage treatment works as deep conditioning for your hair and fights hair problems like dandruff, itching and hair fall.
What You Need?
2 to 3 tablespoons of coconut oil or olive oil
1 hot towel
Take 2 to 3 tablespoons of any of the oil. You can increase the amount of oil depending on the length of hair. Now heat the oil for a few seconds until slightly warm. Start massaging your scalp with warm oil and the n take it through the length of your hair. Give this treatment at least 15 minutes, it means keep massaging your scalp and hair for 15 minutes.
Now take a towel and soak it in warm water, squeeze it and cover your hair completely with that hot towel for 30 minutes.
Wash your hair with Shampoo and to get the best result out of this treatment you need to do it twice a week.
Picking any of the above mentions tips and sticking to it can give you the shiny, healthy and luscious hair.