Aloe Vera is a miracle plant that not just nourishes the skin; it is equally good for your hair. Aloe Vera gel contains 75 active components like vitamins, minerals, enzymes, sugars, amino acids, salicylic acids that can solve any of your hair owes-hair fall, stunted growth, dry, frizzy hair, and oily air dandruff and so on. Aloe Vera gel works very well for your hair by hydrating and locking the moisture in your hair. Maintaining the pH balance of your hair, it will act as a barrier to protect the hair from environmental pollutants. If you feel that your hair is not healthy and shiny enough to flaunt in style, here are 5 homemade aloe Vera hair masks to improve the condition of your hair naturally and get shiny, silky and strong hair without using expensive hair products, most of which contains harsh chemicals and preservatives. Aloe Vera gel alone is enough to nourish your hair, but adding other natural ingredients enhances there effectiveness.
Below Are The Natural Aloe Vera Masks For Shiny, Healthy And Beautiful Hair:
1. Aloe Vera Hair Mask With Yogurt And Honey
2-3 tablespoon Fresh Aloe Vera gel
1 tablespoon honey
2 tablespoon yogurt
2 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
Extract aloe Vera gel from aloe Vera leaf by cutting the leaf with a sharp knife. If you don’t have access to aloe Vera plant, you can use store bought aloe Vera gel. Put aloe Vera gel in a bowl. Add honey. Whisk them together and then add olive oil and yogurt. Whisk once again. Apply the mask on your scalp and hair. Massage with your fingers for 5-10 minutes and then leave it on your hair for another 15 minutes to work. This hair mask will help to improve the texture of your hair, promote hair growth and also help you get rid of dandruff problem.
2. Aloe Vera And Egg Hair Mask For Stopping Hair Breakage
1 whole egg
2 tbsp. aloe Vera gel
2 tbsp. curd
2 tbsp. herbal powder (alma/ shikkakai)
Whisk the egg and add all the ingredients one by one and mix thoroughly to get a smooth paste. Apply the mask all over your scalp and hair. Cover your hair with a shower cap and leave the mask on your hair for 30 minutes to work. Wash off with plain water. Since it is rich in proteins, this mask will not only add shine and luster to your hair but will make your hair strong as well.
3. Aloe Vera, Coconut Oil Hair Mask For Treating Dry Damaged Hair
2-3 tablespoons Aloe Vera gel (according to your hair length)
2 tbsp. coconut oil
2 tbsp. Honey
Combine aloe Vera gel, coconut oil and honey. Mix thoroughly and apply all over you hair and scalp, starting from root to tip. This mask is particularly effective for nourishing dry and damage hair. By hydrating the hair and scalp deeply, it makes your hair soft, moisturized and shiny. Apply the mask on your entire hair and scalp, leave it for 15-20 minutes on your hair and then shampoo your hair as usual using a mild shampoo.
4. Aloe Vera With Lemon Juice For Oily Hair
3 tablespoon Aloe Vera Gel
Juice of half a lemon
Combination of aloe Vera gel and lemon juice hair mask will not only help you to clear dandruff, but will work effectively to remove excess oil that leaves your hair dull and lifeless, nourish your hair, prevent hair loss and stimulate hair growth. In a bowl extract gel from aloe Vera leaf adds lemon juice, mix well and apply on your entire hair and scalp. Massage with fingers gently for 5-10 minutes. After 30 minutes wash off your hair. Repeat this treatment every week to get healthy, shiny hair.
5. Aloe Vera Hair Mask For Controlling Frizz
This mask is very effective for controlling frizz for those with curly hair. Maintaining the pH balance of your hair and hydrating them, this mask will help to control frizz and make your hair manageable. For this hair mask you will need:
2 tbsp. aloe Vera gel
3 tbsp. water
5 to 6 drops of essential oil of your choice
Blend aloe Vera gel and water thoroughly. Add essential oil and mix well. Pour the liquid into a spray bottle. Shake gently. Spray on your hair to detangle and manage your curly hair. Regular application of this aloe Vera mask will help you to tackle your entire hair problem and promote healthy hair growth. Before application of aloe Vera gel, do some patch test to avoid allergic reaction. You can also mix aloe Vera gel with your regular shampoos and conditioners to avoid damage caused by them.