There is an opinion that long hair is cut mainly. But it is not. Short hair can also be healed with improper care or adverse environmental effects. On long hair it is just more noticeable. Yes, and they are already older than short ones, so they become brittle from scratching and begin to split.
Experts advise once a month to cut hair a couple of centimeters to avoid split ends of hair. In beauty salons for this offer cutting hot scissors. BUT If you want to grow your hair long and beautiful, and the haircut is not in your plans, then you probably will fit a mask for split ends, which can also be done at home.
Very simple and yet very useful mask. Before washing the head, rub sour milk into the scalp and hair. Put a special cap on your head (you can take a plastic bag or a towel) and repeat the application in half an hour. After another half hour, wash and wash your hair. If the scalp is oily, then do not put it on yogurt.
Burdock root hair mask
It is necessary to chop burdock root and pour a small amount of vegetable oil (one part of burdock root and two parts of butter). Let this mixture stand for a day in a dark place. The next day, boil the mixture in a water bath for 15 minutes. Cool, apply on hair and hold for an hour.
Take two teaspoons of yeast and a half cup of kefir. Mix and apply on hair. Cover the hair with a towel. Wash off after 30-40 minutes.
Maskfrom aloefor split ends
Crush a few leaves of aloe. Add a spoonful of castor oil, a spoonful of honey, a spoonful of brandy and yolk. The resulting mixture is applied to the hair and hold for 40 minutes.
Mask of onions
Three onions grated. To four tablespoons of grated onion, add a tablespoon of honey and warm vegetable oil (one teaspoon). Keep on hair for about an hour. Wash off with shampoo for your hair type.
These masks should be done no more than twice a week. Vegetable oil can be replaced in any mask for olive or any other.
In addition to masks, rinse and fit.
Rinsing hair with honey water
Two teaspoons of honey per cup of boiled water. All mix and dip there the ends of the hair (long hair weave into a braid). After 10-15 minutes, take out the hair. This rinse is not suitable only for short hair.
Rinsing with decoction and herbs
Very useful for any hair rinsing decoction of lime, birch leaves, nettle, peppermint. Nettle will also help in the fight against dandruff. Chamomile decoction suitable for blond hair. Also relieves irritation of the scalp.
Rinsing split ends with vinegar
This procedure is suitable for dark hair. One teaspoon of vinegar is diluted with half a liter of water.
These masks are the easiest. There are many masks with a variety of ingredients. The degree of their effectiveness, you can check for yourself.
No need to wait for instant effect masks. They will help only with regular hair care, with regular use of masks.
Important also prevent the appearance of new split ends. To do this, observe the following measures:
- You only need to wash your hair with shampoo suitable for your hair type!
- After using the shampoo, apply the appropriate hair balm!
- Do not dye your hair too often (no more than once a month). Use non-ammonia hair dye!
- Use a hair dryer for drying as little as possible, as well as various rectifiers and tongs.
- Brush your hair gently. Use a wooden comb for this. Avoid combing wet hair.
Observing proper hair care will prevent split ends from appearing. Well, if not, then you certainly will help the masks and conditioners for split ends. About other home hair masks, read the article Hair masks at home.
Let beauty and health be tireless companions on your way to female harmony!