Hair is known to be the crowning glory of an individual, be it a male or a female. Everyone wants to look good and have good, straight and silky hair which is as smooth as silk. Looking good automatically enhances the overall personality of an individual and gives him or her more self-confidence. However everyone is not blessed to have hair which is smooth, silky and straight. The texture and hair growth depends upon various factors; genetics being one of them.
It is said that the genetics of a person depends on 6 people, the parents, the maternal parents and the paternal parents. The height, weight, body structure as well as hair depend on these 6 people from the family. There are different types of hair that a person can have, hard, thick, curly etc which varies upon person to person. It is only because of this that many artificial products have come into the market. Things like hair straightening machines, different types of creams; liquids etc are namely some of them.
Though these products are effective, the chemicals present in these things are harmful and can be harmful in the long run leading to side effects like dandruff, redness on the scalp, infections and even hair loss. Hence it is always advised the girl/lady using such products should consult an expert before using them. It is also advocated that people should refrain from using such chemically made stuff and opt for things which are natural and have complete natural ingredients in it. This not only avoids the risk of any diseases or side effects but even ensures that the individual is not getting harmed in any way.
Below are some of the natural ingredients that the girls/ ladies can use to get their hair straight and silky.
The high protein and vitamin contents in egg whites are considered one of best ingredient to get silky and straight hair. Eggs also contain lecithin and fatty acids which provide an additional nutritional value to the hair. There are certain mixtures which can be made using eggs, some of them are listed below:
- Take 2-3 eggs and take out the egg white from it.
- Take a tablespoon of honey.
- A tablespoon of olive oil.
- Mix all the 3 ingredients in a bowl
- Stir it well to make it into a thick and smooth paste.
- Apply this paste on the hair and the scalp and scrub it slowly for 5-7 minutes.
- Put in a plastic cap on the head to avoid this mix from spreading on the neck and body.
- Post 30 minutes, wash the hair with the normal shampoo along with cold water.
There would be amazing results observed immediately doing this activity just once. It is recommended that the above procedure is followed at least twice in a week to see the optimum results.
Milk is known for calcium contents in the body, there are benefits that milk have if applied on the hair and scalp. Women who want to have hair which is silky and straight, needs to do this religiously every alternate day. Take around half a cup of milk and put it in spray bottle. About 45 minutes prior to taking bath, you need to ensure that milk is sprayed all over the hair. Once the hair becomes wet, you need to use a comb which has wide teeth and comb the hair that is now wet with milk.
This ultimately makes the milk to penetrate into the hair and follicles which is very important. Post 45 minutes, the hair should be washed using normal shampoo and lukewarm water. This procedure if done correctly ensures that the hair not only becomes silky and smooth but also remains straight till the next time shampoo is used for doing it. Please note that this does not have any side effect on the head /hair or the scalp and is considered another natural way to get straight and smooth hair.
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This is another natural conditioner which is used for hair treatment and nourishment. Aloe vera contains a host of natural ingredients like enzymes, amino acids, sterols and so on which not only nourishes the hair and makes it smooth, shiny and straight, but also gives a boost to hair growth by giving it with adequate minerals. Aloe vera can be used with different oils like castor, almond or olive, which the person is comfortable using. The procedure for using it remains the same. Below is the procedure to be followed:
- a) Take half a cup of aloe vera gel and same amount of oil in different small vessels.
- b) Warm the oil for 2-3 minutes.
- c) Mix the oil and aloe vera gel.
- d) Stir it well till it gets completely mixed.
- e) Apply this mixture on the hair and wait for around 40-45 minutes.
- f) Scrub the hair for 5-7 minutes.
- g) Take a plastic cap and put it on the head to avoid the paste from spreading down.
- h) Wash the hair with luke warm water and shampoo.
Post shampoo, the person should enjoy their silky hair. They should ensure that this therapy is being done 2-3 times in a week to have considerable changes to the pattern of the hair.
Mixture of Soybean and Castor oil
Both are again natural ingredients which have high protein and mineral contents. One table spoon of Soybean oil and 2 tablespoons of castor oil needs to be put in a small bowl. Warm the mixture of the oil for around 3-4 minutes; ensure that the oil does not get very hot. Post getting warm, remove the vessel from the gas and allow the oil to cool for a couple of minutes. Once cooled down, apply this mixture on the hair from the roots and scalps to the end. Ensure adequate oil is spread across the entire hair.
Wait for around 40-45 minutes post which this needs to be washed with the regular shampoo that the individual uses. Also it should be ensured that the person uses warm water for washing the oiled hair. Once shampooed, the person needs to cover her head with a warm towel to get the best results. The hair should be left to dry naturally which will happen in a maximum of 30-45 minutes. The effects of this mixture are absolutely mind-boggling with the person getting an immediate shine, smoothness, silkiness and straight hair.
This mixture needs to be used 2-3 times a week in the above mentioned procedure to ensure that best results are derived out of it.
Banana, Oil and Yogurt hair mask
This is another very effective way of getting straight hair naturally. All the items used in this mask have their own benefits. Below are the ingredients which are required to make it and the procedure to use it.
Ingredients required –
- a) Take 2-3 over ripe bananas.
- b) 2 tablespoons of honey
- c) 2 table spoons of olive oil or castor oil.
- d) Half a cup of plain natural yogurt.
- Mash the bananas.
- Take a small bowl and mix and the oil.
- Add the mashed bananas to the oil mix.
- Empty the yogurt into the bowl.
- Grind all the above and make it into a fine paste.
- Apply this paste on the hair and rinse it well.
- Wait for 30-40 minutes and post which wash it with cold water and normal shampoo
The result derived from this mask is something which the person will fall in love with.This mask can be used twice every week on a regular basis. The smoothness and the straightness that would come to the hair are notably much better than any of the artificial creams or procedures that an individual does.
The above article has mention a few natural remedies to get the best hair a person can desire of in an absolute natural, effective and quick manner without any side-effects at all. The artificial techniques like hair straitening procedures, salon suggested ways or application of creams and chemicals are not only harmful for the hair but also are very expensive.
Just like a person takes care of the body, it is extremely important for the person to take care of her hair as well. It is always recommended that any procedure that needs to be done should always be done in a natural manner if there is an option.