Have you ever imagined yourself without those long tresses on your head? The thought of going bald or simply hairless is trembling. No one would want their hair to fall down prematurely. Similarly a lot goes into keeping the hair healthy and beautiful. Split ends in hair have emerged as a problem that doesn’t come with any alarm. With hair being exposed to dust, sunlight, wind, rain, pollution, heat of flat irons, curlers and harmful effects of hair styling creams, the quality of hair deteriorates.
Split ends are usually seen in those hair types which are dry and devoid of moisture. Mechanical stress and dryness are other reasons which make the hair parched and ruined. While the only remedy to treat split ends is trimming, you can try a number of remedies at the home to ensure that the hair is prevented from split ends and dryness.
Now forget the expensive salon treatments and swear for these unbeatable homely remedies which will make the hair nourished and also ensure that the split ends are controlled.
Olive Oil Nourishment
Olive oil is full of nourishment and it is considered as one of the best oils for hair care. Use extra virgin olive oil to treat split ends. Just brush a thick layer of olive oil to the end of the air. Also massage the oil well into the scalp to make the roots stronger.
Banana Hair Pack
Take one ripe banana and mash it well. Add two tablespoons of curd to the banana mash and add few drops of rose water and lemon juice to it. Apply the paste thoroughly all over the head, except scalp. Apply a thick quantity of this hair pack to the ends of the hair. Wash off with plain tap water once the banana hair mask is dried. Banana is little sticky and therefore it might take some time to get washed completely. Ensure that the hair pack is washed thoroughly from the hair.
Egg And Rosemary Shampoo
Rosemary is a wonderful herb that works magically for nourishing the hair from the roots to ends. Eggs, as we all know are a storehouse of protein and nutrition. Take a bowl of water and let it boil. Add an ounce of rosemary leaves to the water and strain it. Allow the water to cool down. Now beat an egg into the water and prepare a thin paste. Apply this paste all over the head massage the scalp well. Wash off with plain water and then shampoo the hair to remove all the traces of eggs.
Mayonnaise forms an amazing dip for your chicken wings and chicken popcorns. This can work wonderfully towards making your hair well nourished so that the problem of split ends is controlled. Apply a dollop of mayonnaise to your hair, especially to the ends of your hair. Continue doing this for two times every week to ensure that the problem is solved.
Dandruff can be one of the major reasons for split ends and if you work towards controlling the dandruff condition in your hair, split ends can also be controlled to a large extent. Use baking soda to make your scalp nourished. Add one teaspoon of baking soda to the dollop of shampoo which you use for regular shampooing. Shake it well and use it on your hair to get rid of dandruff, and split ends as well.
Jojoba Oil Care
Jojoba oil mixed with any normal shampoo or conditioner can repair the split ends and make the situation more friendly for your tresses. Use jojoba oil to massage your hair once in every week.
Black Lentil Hair Pack
Take half a cup of black lentils and fenugreek seeds. Mix the two ingredients well with the help of a blender. Add fresh yogurt to the mixture and apply the same to your hair. Keep this mixture on your hair for two hours or more, if you can. After drying, wash the hair with any mild shampoo.
Ghee Or Clarified Butter Remedy
You would certainly raise eyebrows to learn that ghee can repair your split ends! The unsaturated fats present in the fresh ghee and clarified butter can make your tresses ultra smooth. Take 3 tablespoons (or more, as per the length and density of your hair) of ghee in a container and apply a thick mask all over the hair. Wash off with lukewarm water then shampoo it.
Raw Milk Reconstruction
Raw milk can also repair and reconstruct the hair and make it all-shining for you. Just apply raw milk all over your hair. Tie your hair up and apply some more at the ends of the hair. Finally, let the milk dry under sun. Clean the hair with cool water. You might use a mild shampoo to get rid of the odor of raw milk.
Coconut Oil Spa
Coconut oil is a well known oil which is known for its effectiveness. Apply coconut oil thoroughly all over your head, roots, ends and scalp. Take steam to open your hair follicles. You can even use a warm towel to tie your hair and let the goodness of the coconut oil reach your hair pores. Wash off with shampoo after an hour.
These home remedies bring a permanent solution to make the hair healthy. Healthy hair never breaks and therefore the chances of split ends are also reduced.
To control the occurrence of split ends in your hair, you should always follow these tips:
- Do not brush your hair while it is still wet.
- To detangle the comb, take help from a wide toothed comb.
- Rubbing the head when the hair is wet with towel can make the hair more brittle.
- Make less use of hair dryers.
- Do not rely on chemical products to cure split ends.
- Tie your hair with a scarf when you are out under the sun in the afternoon.
- Eat a nutritious and healthy diet.
These natural beauty tips along with the caution tips will definitely protect your hair from the split ends and all other damages of the hair.