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Tips For Hair Care in the Comforts of Your Own Home

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The kitchen is a haven of nutritious ingredients that is good not jut for consumption but for the health of your hair. Read on further for the easiest yet most effective remedies and tips to healthy hair. Use minimal hair products. Don’t overdose on a number of hair products, they’re definitely no good for your hair. Stick to basics like shampoo, conditioner, serums, and oils. The only additional steps in your hair routine should be weekly hair masks or a deep conditioning every fortnight.

Repair Damage with Avocado

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Hair could be dry, damaged and weak due to heat styling, chemical treatments, environmental pollution, and even exposure to wind and sun. Avocado is full of vitamins A, D, E and B6, it is also high in proteins, amino acids, magnesium, folic acid, copper, and iron. It is gentle on the hair and time effective.  

Massage in Butter

For problems relating to thinning hair and slow growth, there are properties in shea butter which aids the improvement of scalp structure. Use regularly it should improve existing hair and gives birth to new hair. 

Use Olive Oil as a Conditioner

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The usefulness of olive oil extends beyond the kitchen. Olive oil can add moisture and weight to your hair, especially for dry hair types. Not only does this act as a serum once you’ve shampooed and styled your hair, it also prevents split ends.

Mask with Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is a wonder tonic packed with raw enzymes and beneficial bacteria which aid digestion, weight loss, cholesterol levels and more. It is naturally high in acetic acid and has a pH level which is close to that of a human hair. Using apple cider vinegar regularly  can help your scalp and hair reaching its ideal acidity, especially for oily hair types.

Treat with Botanical Oils

Essential oils can be used to cleanse the scalp, strengthen hair, control irritation and dandruff, stimulate hair follicles, improve circulation and even promote hair growth. Some essential oils improve the condition of the scalp whiles others improve the condition of the hair.

Beer Rinse

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Beer is the secret to shiny luscious hair – seriously. Pour out a can / bottle of beer and let it stand for a few hours, it works best flat. Use this beer as a last rinse, after shampoo and conditioner. Pour it onto your hair and massage it in for 1-2 minutes then leave it on for 15 minutes before rinsing with cold water.

Do Not Rub Dry

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Avoid rubbing your hair with a towel. Always scrunch your hair to get the water out. Avoid wrapping your hair in a towel turban right after a shower, use a soft t-shirt instead. It will do the job and not make your hair frizzy.