Did you know that yogurt can be really great for your hair? Making your own yogurt hair mask can help bring back your dull hair and make it look lively and beautiful again. Plus, it can also bring out a sweet smell, too! The good news? Making your own DIY yogurt hair mask at home isn’t that hard to do at all.
Read on to see how you can make your own simple hair mask with ease.
Benefits of using a yogurt hair mask
Using yogurt to make a yogurt hair mask can actually have great benefits for your hair.
Strength: Yogurt has protein in it and that protein can help to make your hair stronger as well.
Hydration: Dry and brittle hair can use the help from yogurt as the lactic acid ingredient can help to moisturize.
Yogurt Hair Mask
When you tell people that putting yogurt on their hair can be a simple and affordable solution to give their hair shine and strength, you might just get a few crazy looks.
But the truth is, a yogurt hair mask can be a simple and affordable way to bring back a little bounce and shine to your hair.
Who knew that you could use yogurt from the fridge to add a layer of coating and protection to your hair!
Here are some simple Yogurt Hair Mask options that you can easily make in the comfort of your own home.
Deep Conditioning Yogurt and Honey Hair Mask
- 2 tablespoon yogurt
- 2 tablespoon all-natural honey
Start by combining the two ingredients listed above. Once mixed well, add to your entire head and let sit for about 15-20 minutes. Wash out as normal and make certain to really scrub as it is a thick mixture to get out of your hair.
Using this mask will help to add shine to your hair as well as strength to your roots.
Egg and Yogurt Hair Mask for Dandruff
- 1 egg
- 1 cup of natural yogurt
Combine the egg and yogurt together into a bowl. Cover your hair and then put on a shower cap to hold it all in place. Leave the shower cap on for 20 minutes or so and then rinse out the hair mask using cool water. Shampoo and clean as normal after that.
The combination of this hair mask can help with relieving the itch of the scalp and the egg will also give your hair a beautiful shine.
Avocado and Yogurt Hair Mask
- 1 avocado
- 2 tablespoons natural yogurt
Mash up the avocado and mix with the yogurt. Put the mixture on the tips of your hair and also on your scalp. Leave it on your hair for 40 minutes then it’s time to rise it out using warm water.
The avocado provides a healthy shine that will give your hair a great boost.
Will a yogurt hair mask leave your hair greasy?
It can if you don’t wash out all of the mask. Just make certain that you’re rinsing and washing it out completely and you shouldn’t have any issues with grease or leftover residue.
How often should you use a yogurt hair mask?
Most recipes will tell you no more than once per week but always follow the directions as written for the specific hair mask that you’re using.
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I love learning how to create things from scratch, so I know what ingredients go into everything from homemade face scrubs to clean eating recipes. I enjoy sharing my favorite recipes with other families so they can have a healthier home, too!