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DIY Hair Masks with Yogurt for Hair Damage

Hair damage is not something you should disregard. It can hamper self-confidence and if the problem is with nutrition, it’s crucial to take care of it immediately. Hair masks can help in naturally and safely restoring damaged hair. Yogurt as a main hair mask ingredient can have many benefits on the scalp and hair. This natural product also has many other benefits in the body. It has potent anti-fungal and anti-infective properties that protect against various infections. It also has calming and soothing effects that can help in reducing many inflammatory conditions. It also has rich nutrient profile that can nourish various organs, including the scalp and hair.  Causes of hair damage Many factors contribute to hair damage. Most of...

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5 DIY Hair Detanglers for Type 4 Natural Hair

Type 4 Hair is more commonly known as kinky or Afro hair. Although anyone can have their hair done in a curly or Afro style, black Americans tend to be born with it. Being coily, type 4 hair is prone to developing tangles and frizz. It has 3 subtypes: 4A, 4B, and 4C. Type 4A Type 4A has dense, tight coils of hair. The hair stands make an S pattern. Having fewer cuticle layers, type 4A hair strands break more easily. This subtype retains the most moisture out of all the 4’s. Because of this, thicker emollients like products with creams or butters are ideal for this type. Type 4B Type 4B carries Z-shaped angles that are not as defined...

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DIY Recipes To Grow Natural Hair Faster and Thicker

A person loses 50 to 100 strands of hair per day. Anything more than this could mean you are suffering from an early stage of hair loss or alopecia. About 10 percent of the hair at any given time is on its resting phase. Resting phase means the hair will fall out naturally to give room for new hair to grow. To test if you are losing hair more than the usual average, you can try pulling about 60 strands of your hair then run your fingers through and see how many strands of hair will fall through. If over 10 percent of the 60 strands fall, then you are most likely suffering from hair loss or alopecia. Detecting Early...

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How to Become a DIY Hair Expert at Home

The thought of being your own hair stylist and making your own DIY hair recipes is attractive for many women because of two simple reasons: it saves you time and it saves you money. But, aside from these two benefits, there’s a lot more to being your very own expert hair stylist.   Benefits of DIY Hair Styling DIY hair care and styling is much more convenient than going to the salon. It saves you valuable time and energy. When you’re styling your hair at the comforts of your own home, you can get so much more done. You can give yourself a hair spa treatment at home and at the same time read a book, take care of your...

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5 DIY Avocado Hair Masks for Common Hair Problems

Avocado is proven to do wonders for hair care. Mixed with other natural ingredients, this ultra-nutritious fruit can become an effective treatment for common hair problems. Below are 5 DIY hair mask recipes using avocado as the primary ingredient. They are easy to make and safe to use as all the components are natural and can be bought from any supermarket. Each avocado hair mask recipe will last up to 3 months if refrigerated. 1. Avocado with Coconut Milk Hair Growth Booster This DIY hair growth mask also prevents hair fall. Avocado contains iron, biotin, and vitamins D that boost hair growth. Coconut milk keeps the hair healthy and strong. Almond oil provides hair glossiness.   Ingredients: Ripe avocado --...

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