| Sep 17, 2013 | Comments 0
A large number of people all around the world are plagued with tribulations associated with dry and frizzy hair. One of such common issue is recurrence of split ends. Though there are countless causes of the occurrence of split ends, the most common causes are prolonged sun exposure, usage of chemical-based styling products, over washing the hair, swimming in chlorinated water.
Although markets are flooded with chemical-based products for dry hair and spilt ends, using natural remedies would in fact be a great start. Home remedies would solve your problem without inflicting any further damage to your hair.
A few effectual home remedies that can effectively treat dry strands and split ends include
Mayonnaise, an ordinary kitchen item, can work great for restring health and shine to your lifeless, dry hair follicles. It has high concentration of fatty acids and is known to provide apt moisturizing effect to the strands, giving a soft and shiny feel.
However, for getting the desired outcome ensure usage of pure mayonnaise is necessary as impure mayonnaise will aggravate the condition instead of improving it. Wash your hair and apply mayonnaise. Comb through your hair, so that it is equally distributed among all the strands. Wrap a shower cap and a warm towel around it for half an hour and finally rinse it off with a shampoo and conditioner.
Beer can also do wonder to your dreary strands. First wash your hair and then spray beer over it with the help of a spray pump. Let it dry out fully and then style your hair as normal. Beer will give rise to a soft shiny feel to your hair and would deal with split ends suitably.
A mixture of overripe avocados and bananas is another ideal homemade treatment for the hair with dry, split ends. Banana is rich in vitamin A potassium. Avocados contain omega 3 fatty acids. The mixture of both is hence ideal for feeding parched and underfed strands. Apply the mixture on clean hair, post wash. Let it sit for 15 minutes and rinse off for silky and bouncy hair.
The benefits of olive oil are matchless when it comes to treat dry hair and split ends. Wash and towel dry your strands. Heat up some olive oil and dab it onto the scalp and hairs, evenly. Wait for almost 30 minutes before rinsing to get healthy and glossy locks. Don’t forget to condition the hair with regular conditioner after washing.
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