5 home remedies to lock volume of your hair
Hot summers can damage your hair. Today, we will tell you 5 home remedies to take care of your hair.
Summer means happy times and good sunshine. It means going to beach. We all know how hot summer sun is harmful for our skin and we all should take precautions to protect ourselves from the harmful rays. The sun can wreak equal havoc with our hair as with our skin.
You may have healthy, bouncy hair all year around, but in summer and your hair turns limp and lifeless. This happens because the high humidity content in the atmosphere which settles on your hair and weighs it down, the result limp hair.
Sweat and dust contributed by summers increase hair problems like dandruff, split ends, frizziness and increased hair fall.
The hot summer sun doesn’t show any mercy and dries out everything in its way, hair included. Summers can be harsh on your scalp too, causing dryness and sunburn. It is commonly believed that hair protects the scalp, but that is not the case.
Summer is the time when your hair may feel dry, and it’s moisture ripped off. Over conditioning and over treating. Big mistake.
However, tempting it may be, washing your hair every day is not an option. Similarly, not washing hair which is sweaty for a long time is a sure shot way to increased hair fall.
Hair tends to get burnt in the hot sun and can turn brownish. Colored hair too tends to fade away, if you stay outdoors for too long.
Home remedies to repair sun damage to hair
1. Aloe vera
Mix some fresh aloe Vera pulp with a few drops of lemon juice and apply it to your hair. Wash off after 15 minutes.
2 . Banana
Mash a ripe banana into a smooth paste and add 1 tbsp. Of honey to it. This is a simple and easy sun damaged hair remedy.
Eggs are not only healthy to eat, but they also help repair hair damage. Use egg whites for oily hair, yolks for dry hair and the whole thing for normal hair. Remember to wash it with lukewarm water only or you’ll end up with scrambled eggs in your hair.
4 . Honey and olive oil
Mix 3-4 tbsp of honey with 1 tbsp of olive oil. You can also add an egg yolk to this.
Try this hair mask which is good enough to eat. Mash 10 fresh strawberries and add a tbsp of mayonnaise to make a smooth paste. Leave it for 20 minutes. The seeds have exfoliating properties while the acids and vitamins in the berry help to restore the hair.