We present the best home treatments to take care of damaged hair without resorting to chemicals or excessively expensive products that further damage your scalp. Discover how easy and effective it is to take care of your hair with organic ingredients!
1. Honey and olive oil mask
Did you know that, on their own, honey and olive oil work as natural conditioners? This is one of your best home treatments to take care of damaged hair! You just have to prepare a homemade mask using two tablespoons of honey and four of olive oil.
After applying to the sections of hair that you think are most affected, let the mixture sit for at least 30 minutes, during which you will cover your hair with a shower cap. Experts recommend applying this mask or home hair treatment at least twice a month. Rinse with water, and then wash your hair with sulfate-free shampoo.
2. Coconut oil
A massage with organic coconut oil will be enough to start making a difference in your hair. To get the most out of this homemade natural conditioning treatment and take care of damaged hair, use three tablespoons of coconut oil and heat it for a few seconds.
After the mixture has reached a medium temperature, apply to the hair, gently massaging the scalp from the top of the head to the end of the hairs. Finally, rinse with cold water and apply regular conditioner for best results.
3. Baking soda
How to repair chemical damage with a homemade hair treatment? With one of the most versatile ingredients in the whole world! We are referring to baking soda, which is known for its multiple antibacterial properties, which help keep hair shiny and healthy for longer.
Take ¼ cup of baking soda and mix it with 1/2 cup of the conditioner you use regularly to get a pasty mixture to apply to the sections most affected by chemical damage. It is recommended to use this homemade conditioner at least once a month.
4. Apple cider vinegar
Mix two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar with a cup of water to form this natural and chemical-free conditioner that further damages your scalp. The first thing you should do is wash your hair with sulfate-free shampoo, and then apply the vinegar and water mixture to your scalp.
You can gently massage the hair for best results, or let it sit for a few minutes. Like other natural hair remedies, it is best to resort to them periodically (for example, once or twice a month) to help restore the shine and strength of the hair.
5. Rice water
This is one of the natural methods that work the most to take care of damaged hair. Use a cup of rice (uncooked) and rinse it several times. Then pour three to four cups of water and let stand for at least thirty minutes so that the mixture absorbs as many nutrients as possible.
Before applying this homemade conditioner to your hair, remember to strain the water and pour it into a spray bottle so that its application is more practical and the mixture covers more sections. Let the mixture act on your hair for twenty minutes, and finally, wash and rinse your hair with the products you regularly use.
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