Split ends that plague each one of us comes with the most recommended solution of continually trimming the hair. In the process, the hair gets shortens, when on contrary, one wishes to grow them longer. There is no necessity of getting it trimmed every time, when it can be easily tackled at home, with natural solutions.
Really simple formulations can be made for hair care to end split ends, using home ingredients that are available at every home.
Easy Home Remedies For Split Ends
Delicious, healthy fruit of papaya, being rich in amino acids and protein is not lagging behind in promoting growth of strong hair. Papaya, when mixed with yogurt, makes a conditioned hair mask that makes hair strong and silky smooth, overcoming all split ends. Take a skinned and de seeded papaya.
Mash it with fork and mix it in half a cup of plain yogurt, whip it till a smooth consistency is achieved. Then apply it as a hair conditioner and keep it for 45 minutes to an hour, after covering it with a shower cap. Then rinse hair thoroughly, and do not bother about the smelling hair as it even smells nice.
Olive oil is an excellent moisturizing agent for damaged and dry hair that makes the hair shiny, silky and split free. Take ¼ cup of olive oil and warm it in microwave for 10 to 20 seconds and then apply over the hair. Wrap a damp and warm towel, covering the entire head and keep it for 15 min or more. Then shampoo the hair and make sure to remove all oil, and then condition with some gentle conditioner. Olive oil in combination with avocado and egg whites make an effective treatment for split ends and also nourishes the hair efficiently.
Take 3 tablespoons of olive oil and mix it with one skinned and pitted avocado, and 2 egg whites. Whip them till a creamy conditioner consistency is attained. Then apply it over hair and keep it covered with a shower cap for 45 minutes to one hour. Then rinse hair and wash with mild and herbal shampoo, to remove all the mixture out. Feel the soft, smooth hair with un-split ends, on regular use.
Hair serum nourishes the hair and helps to overcome split ends, if used on the hair ends, at least once a week. Warm the hair serum for 10 -15 seconds in a microwave and then apply on hair, once it gets cooled.
Apply it generously at the split ends of the hair and style hair as per the choice. The serum present will aid in treating the split ends and makes them smoother.
Is beer really useful for hair treatment? sounds so strange. But, yes it is true. The sugar and proteins in beer bonds with hair and help to recover the damaged hair follicles, and even strengthens them.
Just put beer in a spray bottle and spray over the hair evenly. Then rinse it with a mild, herbal shampoo to remove the beer and its smell completely.
One of the good solutions for sealing split ends is by making use of a hair mask. Hair mask can be made at home, by mixing olive oil and mayonnaise. Then add ripe avocado, mashed bananas, plain yogurt and honey to the mixture.
Then gently massage it over the hair, onto the split ends. Cover the head with warm towel and allow it to stay for at least 10 min. Then wash hair normally and find the change in hair ends. For long term effects, use hair mask once in every two weeks, to put off the split ends forever.
As much as possible, air dry your hair. The natural drying of hair saves them from heat effects of hair dryers that result in frizzy hair, with abundance of split ends. Avoid use of heat appliances for drying hair to maximum. If need to use hair dryer, then set it on cool setting, before use. Make a habit to moisturize your hair with every wash. Flat iron for hair straightening needs to be avoided, unless it is the only solution left.
In case, flat iron has to be used, then spray the hair with heating spray priory to protect them from direct heat damage. Wash your hair on alternate days, to reduce hair drying, using heat appliances. For those, staying at home or working inside the premises, where dirt and pollution is not contracted much, even lesser hair wash in a week can be absolutely fine.