Masks for hair at home

  • Jun 15, 2018

In the cosmetics department, hair masks are presented in a huge range. But the mask for hair, made by own hands at home, has several advantages. To produce it, only natural ingredients are used, preservatives and stabilizers are not used, its composition can be varied based on the condition and needs of the hair. Home hair mask has a low cost, and yet it is prepared for itself, with love and a great desire to be beautiful and healthy.


Special skills for applying a mask will not be required. The procedure is best done 30-60 minutes before washing your head. After preparing the composition, apply it to the scalp, then to separate strands. It is advisable to cover the head with cellophane. To look

neatly throughout the procedure, wrap your head with a beautiful towel. The mask is better "working" in the heat. Wait until all active substances have absorbed. The procedure is completed by washing your head with shampoo.

Hair growth masks

Masks for hair growth contain substances that heat the scalp. They promote the activation of metabolic processes in the hair roots. Ingredients that make up such masks: pepper, onion, mustard. This long-tested folk remedies that enhance blood circulation and toning the skin.

Hair Growth Mask with Mustard


This warming mask is recommended for accelerating the growth of hair with increased fat content. Mustard has a drying effect, so it is better to use a different composition for dry hair. When using heating masks, an allergic reaction is possible. If, during the performance of the mask, the burning sensation on the skin becomes intolerable, it is best to stop the procedure.

Recipe for hair growth mask with mustard:

  • 2 tbsp. Dry mustard;
  • 2 tbsp. Any vegetable oil;
  • 1 yolk;
  • 2 tsp. Sahara;
  • 2 tbsp. L.water.

Mustard powder mixed with hot water, stirring constantly, add the rest of the ingredients. Vegetable oil can be taken any: sunflower, olive, peach. Apply a warm mask to the scalp, warmly wrapped. Oil slightly softens the action of mustard, but does not completely relieve burning sensation on the scalp. Hair mask with mustard for 30 minutes. Use this heating method can not be more than once a week.

Regular application of the mask will make the head of hair thick and beautiful. Hair growth is greatly accelerated. Mask with mustard is contraindicated in cases of scalp diseases: dermatitis, allergies, seborrhea.

Mask with ginger


This mask is recommended for dry and normal hair. It will require:

  • 1 tbsp. L.Crushed fresh ginger;
  • 1 tbsp. L.Peach or sesame oil.

Ingredients carefully mix. The mask is ready. The exposure time is half an hour. Ginger has a mild warming effect, improves blood circulation in the scalp.

Masks for hair from falling out

Woman with brush

There are situations after which the hair begins to rapidly leave the head. Most often it happens after severe stress, taking some medications, as a result of beriberi. In order for the body to be healthy, we consume useful foods containing vitamins and trace elements. Therefore, for the improvement of hair, the same methods should be used: they must be fed with useful substances. Perfectly strengthens the hair using oils. Cosmetic oils contain fatty acids, vitamins, proteins. But you can not overdo it, it is not recommended to make masks to strengthen hair more often than once every 10 days.

Mask for strengthening hair with burdock oil


Agrimony has long been used for hair care. In the recipes of traditional medicine the root of thistle was used. To do this, it had to be excavated in the autumn season, dried, and then applied in the form of broths for rinsing the head or in the form of oil infusions for strengthening the hair. Now we can buy burdock oil in the pharmacy. Burdock oil contains natural microelements and substances that activate metabolic processes in the skin. Burdock hair mask has an excellent ability to moisturize hair. We prepare the ingredients and heat them on a water bath:

  • 1 tbsp. Butter of burdock;
  • 1 tbsp. Honey;
  • 1 yolk.

Mask with oil for hair

  1. Mask of three types of oil. Take in equal parts of castor, olive and coconut oil. In a warm form massage the roots of hair.
  2. Mask with vitamins for hair and oils. Take an equal amount of olive and castor oil and 5-10 drops of vitamin A and E( oily solution) to heat. Warm the composition into the scalp.

Masks for dry and damaged hair


Dry hair is most prone to negative external influences, and therefore require constant care and attention. Masks for dry hair contain various nutritional ingredients:

  1. Hair mask with honey.2 tbsp. L.Warm honey stir with whipped yolk. Apply to the skin and hair for half an hour. This is a delightful mask for split hair. Prepare it very easily and quickly, you can apply with every wash of your head.
  2. Hair mask with yolk and rum. Beat one egg yolk, add as much castor oil and rum.
  3. Hair mask with egg. Beat 1 egg and 100 g of natural yogurt. The procedure time is 15 minutes.
  4. Mask made of milk and honey. Take ¼ cup of warm fatty milk, dissolve in it 1 tbsp. L.Honey. The mask is ready. Can hold 45-60 minutes.
  5. Mask with banana. Grind the banana and a quarter of the avocado in a blender, add 1 tbsp. L.Honey, 2 tbsp. Olive oil, beaten egg.
  6. Mask for the density of hair. Very "tasty" chocolate mask. It's very pleasant to do it. Spread a tablespoon of cocoa in warm water, add 3-4 tablespoons of yogurt and yolk of one egg.

Castor hair masks


Hair is constantly exposed to our side. We put them, dry the hair dryer, color and discolor. As a result of these aspirations to beauty, we lose a healthy kind of hair. Hair becomes dry, dull, deformed. To restore the damaged hair to their original appearance, it is recommended to apply nutritional hair masks. Masks containing castor oil are considered the best masks for hair restoration.

  1. Mask for hair growth. Mix 1 tbsp. Castor oil and 1 tbsp. Tincture of hot pepper( you can buy at a pharmacy).
  2. Mask for hair restoration. Mix 1 tbsp. Castor oil, one yolk, 1 tsp. Honey, 1 tsp. Lemon juice. Heat in a water bath.
  3. Mask for dandruff. Pharmacy tincture of calendula and castor oil in equal proportions mix and heat up to 35 degrees.
  4. Mask for dry, dull hair. Mix one tablespoon of glycerin, castor oil and 3% vinegar, add one yolk.

Hair mask with gelatin


This magic mask will allow for a short period of time, without visiting the beauty salon, tired dry hair to make smooth and shiny. Gelatin feeds hair with protein. Gelatin microparticles create a smooth shiny film on the surface of the hair. This film moisturizes dry hair, and also makes thicker, thinner and deformed hair. And, as a result, an excellent volume!

To achieve this effect, you must follow these rules:

  1. Before applying the mask, wash the hair with shampoo.
  2. Properly prepare the gelatin. In the beginning, gelatin should be soaked in cold water: 1 tbsp. Dry matter should take 4 tablespoons. Cold water. Allow the gelatin to swell for half an hour. Put the container in a water bath and heat, stirring constantly. How many spoons of gelatin to take on one mask, you can determine only by experience, it depends on the length and thickness of the hair.
  3. Cool gelatin until warm, add 1 tbsp. Balm for hair.
  4. Apply the mask only to the hair, trying to avoid contact with the skin. Warm your head with a hair dryer. Wait another 45-50 minutes.
  5. Wash the mask with cool water.

The only drawback of the gelatin mask is the difficult flushing of gelatin. But if you follow the recommendations correctly and add hair balm to the mask, removing the mask will not be a big problem.

Gelatin masks are very fashionable and effective. The composition of such masks can be changed at your discretion. The basis is taken from the mask of a tablespoon of gelatin and 3-4 tablespoons of water. In the mask, you can add an egg yolk or a tablespoon of honey. If it is necessary to refresh hair damaged by coloring, it is good to add whole milk or kefir to the basic gelatin mask. Do not be afraid to include other useful ingredients. It is possible that by experiment, a new beautiful recipe will be found.

Of course, after one use of such a mask, one should not expect a smart result. But if you do gelatin masks for a month once a week, the result will be stunning! Hair will be smooth and shiny, as after an expensive salon lamination procedure.

Gelatin hair mask. Video.

This video shows in detail how to prepare this popular mask.