Are you looking for an overnight hair mask recipe that can bring back some sparkle and shine? Who says that you have to settle for dry and damaged hair? All of these simple hair recipes can be easily done at home!
Keep reading below to get some really great information and recipes on how to create simple overnight hair masks.
Benefits of an overnight hair mask
Using an overnight hair mask can have many benefits for your hair.
Strengthening: Giving your hair time to “rest and recover” is something that you can easily accomplish overnight.
Repair: Part of the reason that hair is broken down is that we’re so rough on it during the day. An overnight hair mask can condition it for hours on end to help it replenish overnight.
Overnight Hair Mask
If you’re looking for an easy way to repair your hair that won’t take up your time during the day, using an overnight hair mask just might be the solution that you need!
Overnight Hair Growth Mask
- 2 eggs
- 1 teaspoon olive oil
- 1 teaspoon coconut oil
This hair growth mask can be applied to the hair easily. Start by massaging your scalp with your fingers and then combine all ingredients and apply it to your hair. You can leave it on overnight, or at least a few hours, if possible. In the morning, shampoo out and go about your day.
The oils can be a great benefit to your hair as they’ll hydrate them and help to stimulate growth. You’ll also have a great smelling hair too from the coconut oil.
Overnight Hair Mask for Dry Hair
Do you feel like your hair is constantly dry and brittle? If so, this recipe just might be what you need. With just a few simple ingredients, you can moisturize your hair to give it a new look and life.
- 2 Tablespoons of coconut oil
- 1 Tablespoon of olive oil
- 1 Egg yolk (optional)
Make certain the coconut oil is melted, then mix all the ingredients together. Start to add to your hair and apply it all over. Wrap your hair in a towel and leave overnight. When you wake up in the morning, shampoo out and let dry.
Using the two oils and egg yolk is an easily combination to add a ton of shine to your hair. This process will give your hair instant hydration that will help it over the long run.
Overnight Hair Mask for Dandruff
If you’re worried about your dandruff, this DIY hair mask can help!
- 2 Tablespoons of Coconut Oil
- 2 drops of Lavender oil
- 2 drops of Tea Tree oil
This part is simple! Just make certain that the coconut oil is melted, add in your drops of essential oil and then add to your hair. When you wake up, shampoo out and go about your day.
You’ll find that your hair not only looks and smells amazing but the added moisture can help to greatly reduce the appearance of dandruff from your scalp as well.
How often should I do an overnight hair mask?
Doing a hair mask 1-2 nights per week would be fine. If you notice that your hair is not reacting well, you can always limit them to once every two weeks or once per month.
Can you wash out overnight hair masks in just a few hours?
Yes, but to get the full benefits, you should really leave them in overnight.