Each of us has a different type of hair. From all shades of blond to pure black, from straight hair to curly, fine and thin hair to thich, many possible combinations. For each one the structure, colour and number of hair is genetically predetermined. Every day we lose about 60 to 100 hair. Blond hair is more than black. Light coloured hair is generally more fine and delicate.
The sebaceous gland found under the skin is essential for hair because it secrets lipids, its role being to keep the hair supple and soft. Sometimes this gland produces too many lipids which leads to oily hair, sometimes insufficient lipids which make the hair dry and fragile. Hair grows one centimeter per month. There are some natural remedies for dry and fragile hair which can help. Below there are some mask treatments made of natural ingredients.
EGG HAIR MASK
You need one egg and one teaspoon of honey. Mix them well until you get a paste. Apply on clean hair at the root. Keep the mask for 20 minutes and wash it off with warm water and shampoo. It is well known that the egg is an important source of proteins and fats and the albumen contains enzymes which clean the hair and scalp. You can use the mask twice a month to restore the elasticity and brightness of hair.
CASTOR OIL HAIR MASK
It is very effective against hair loss and fragile hair. You need four spoons of castor oil, one spoon of olive oil, yolk from one egg and a bit of lemon juice. Mix the ingredients well and apply the paste obtained on dry hair for 60-90 minutes, then cleanse it well. It can be used twice a month.
YOGHURT HAIR MASK
Yoghurt restores hair vitality and hydration. Use one cup of yoghurt and massage the scalp gently. Leave the mask to activate for 20 minutes. Cleanse it with warm water. You can use the treatment twice a month.
HONEY AND OLIVE OIL HAIR MASK
Honey is an universal elixir. Take half cup of honey and add two spoons of olive oil. Mix well and apply it on wet hair for 15 minutes. Cleanse with warm water. You can apply this treatment once a month.
Take nature’s way! It is safe and effective!