Black hair is vulnerable to breakage and turning brittle, so it needs some extra care and attention. In addition to washing the hair twice or thrice a week, conditioning treatments are also necessary for making the black hair strong and healthy. You can prepare effective hair conditioners at home by using natural ingredients like bananas, eggs, honey, lime juice, different oils (i.e. coconut oil, almond oil, olive oil, rosemary oil) mayonnaise and tomato juice, etc.
Mentioned below are some easy and simple recipes for making hair conditioners at home.
- 2 tablespoons of honey
- 1/2 cup of virgin olive oil
Mix both constituents in a small bowl and keep the mixture in microwave to slightly warm it. Spread this mask to the hair and scalp. Then cover your hair by wearing a plastic cap or wrapping a towel around your head. Let the mixture stay there for about 10-15 minutes. When the recommended time is over, remove the cap or towel. Now massage your scalp and hair using your fingertips and then wash out the mask using a best-quality shampoo.
Recipe # 2
- An egg
- 1/2 cup of olive oil
- 1/2 peeled cucumber
Eggs and olive oil are very familiar around the globe thanks to their hair-nourishing properties. Using these two ingredients with the combination of cucumber is a best way to moisturize and condition the black hair. For this, place the aforesaid constituents into a blender and turn the blender “on” until they come into the form of fine paste. Apply this paste to your scalp and hair for about 20-30 minutes and then wash your hair using a mild shampoo.