15 Homemade Hair Masks For Hair Growth & Thickness

Zainab Noor

15 Homemade Hair Masks For Hair Growth & Thickness

In our daily routine, our hair gets damaged by harsh sun rays, weather changings, dust, pollution, and many more factors. Most Pakistani women are worried about their hair loss, dandruff, frizzy hair, and lice issues. For this sake, many products are available in the market but they did not work out. So to overcome these problems homemade hair masks are a superb and amazing solution. There are a lot of Homemade hair mask tips on the internet which will help you to achieve long and healthy hair.

Here I will guide you about homemade hair masks which are the best and most affordable among all of these. 

1-Rice Water Hair Mask

Rice contains multiple vitamins and minerals that are beneficial for hair growth. Rice water helps you in increasing the shine and length of your hair. It improves hair texture, strength, and growth.

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup rice
  • 2 Cup Water

Method

  1. Take 1 cup of rice. Rinse thoroughly and strain to clear from dirt and impurities.
  2. Now place the strained rice in a bowl and add 2 cups of water to it.
  3. Leave the soaked rice for almost 30 minutes.
  4. When the time gets completed, strain the water into a clean bowl.
  5. Cover the bowl and keep it in the refrigerator for at least 24 hours.
  6. Massage your hair and scalp with this rice water twice a week.

2-Castor Oil DIY Hair Mask

Castor oil has anti-inflammatory properties that help improve hair follicles circulation and allow oxygen and nutrients to maintain the hair follicles. Castor oil is also considered a natural conditioner that improves hair strength and texture. It also prevents dry scalp issues.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoon Castor Oil
  • 3 tablespoon Olive Oil

Method

  1. Mix both Castor and Olive Oil. Microwave it for 10 seconds.
  2. After this apply the oil on your scalp to hair down with your fingertips.
  3. Leave it for 30-40 minutes. Then wash it with a shampoo.

3-Green Tea Hair Mask

Green tea is a big source of antioxidants and contains EGC(epigallocatechin-3-gallate) that nourishes and stimulates your hair.

Ingredients

  • 1 egg yolk
  • 2 tablespoons of Green Tea

Method

  1. Mix egg yolk and green tea in a bowl and stir the mixture until it gets a creamy texture.
  2. Apply this mixture to your scalp and hair with a brush.
  3. Now let this mixture on your hair for 20-30 minutes.
  4. When the time gets completed, rinse your hair properly before applying shampoo.

4-Papaya Hair Mask

Papaya contains a lot of antioxidants, nutrients, and potassium that improve hair growth and health. It also contains a lot of vitamins that help you in getting strong and shiny hair.

Ingredients

  • 1 papaya
  • 2 tablespoons of honey

Method

  1. Take a few pieces of Papaya and blend them.
  2. After this add honey in it and stir it well.
  3. Apply this mixture from the roots of the hair.
  4. Cover your hair with a shower cap and leave it for 20-30 minutes.
  5. When the time gets completed wash it off properly.

5-Garlic and Onion Hair Mask

These two ingredients strengthen your hair roots and follicle and prevent hair from falling. It helps you to stimulate and nourishes your hair roots and scalp.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of onion juice
  • 2 tablespoons of Garlic juice
  • 1 tablespoon of honey

Method

  1. Combine honey with onion and garlic juice and stir it well.
  2. After that apply this mixture on your scalp and hair roots.
  3. Leave it for 20-30 minutes and cover your hair with a shower hat.
  4. Wash it off before applying shampoo.

6-Banana Hair Mask

Bananas contain a lot of vitamins, proteins, natural oil, and minerals which make them an ideal treatment for hair fall.

Ingredients

  • 2 bananas
  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon of honey

Method

  1. Combine all the ingredients and stir them well until it acquires a smooth consistency.
  2. Apply it to your hair and tie your hair like a bun.
  3. Let this mixture on your hair for half an hour.
  4. When the time gets completed, wash it off properly before applying shampoo.

7-Coffee Oil Hair Pack

Coffee helps to reduce hair fall issues and allows the nutrients to promote hair strength and growth and halt hair loss.

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon of coffee powder
  • 2 tablespoons of hair oil

Method

  1. Mix the coffee and oil well and apply it to your hair.
  2. Leave it for 20-23 minutes and tie your hair like Bun.
  3. Wash it off when time gets completed.

8-Aloe Vera Gel Hair Mask

Aloe Vera is a combination of vitamins A, C, and E that helps to keep your hair smooth and shiny. It also contains Vitamin B12 and folic acid that prevent hair loss.

Ingredients

  • 2 vitamin E Capsules
  • 2 Tablespoons of Aloe Vera Gel
  • 2 tablespoons of lemon juice

Method

  1. Peel off the Aloe Vera stem. Extract the pulp inside the Aloe Vera stem.
  2. Now add the remaining ingredients in it and stir it well until it acquires a smooth consistency.
  3. Apply it on your scalp and hair roots and cover your hair for half an hour.
  4. Wash it off properly when the time gets completed.

9-Cinnamon and Coconut Oil Hair Mask

Cinnamon helps to overcome hair falling and helps to prevent balding. It also contains antioxidants and antimicrobial properties which act as natural antioxidants that help in the growth of hair.

ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon of honey

Method

  1. Blend all ingredients well and apply them on your scalp and hair roots with an applying brush.
  2. Tie your hair and cover it with a shower hat or a plastic bag and leave it for half an hour.
  3. After the time gets completed, wash it multiple times until the cinnamon gets out of your hair, and then shampoo your hair as usual.

10-Sugar and Olive oil Hair Mask

Sugar helps in the growth of new hair and removes the dead cells from the scalp and cleans up all dirt. It helps in making your super shiny and soft.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of sugar
  • 4-5 tablespoons of olive oil

Method

  1. Stir the ingredients well. Make sure that the sugar is not dissolved properly.
  2. Apply this mixture to your scalp and hair tips.
  3. Leave it for 20 minutes and then wash it properly.

11-Gram Flour Hair Mask

Gram flour helps to make your hair follicles strong and increases new hair growth. Using gram flour regularly helps to increase hair volume and keep them stronger and healthier.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup of curd
  • 2 tablespoons of Olive oil
  • 4-5 tablespoons of Gram Flour

Method

  1. Combine all the ingredients and stir them well.
  2. Apply it on your scalp to the hair ends with a brush or hand.
  3. Cover your hair with a towel or a shower hat and leave it for half an hour.
  4. When the time gets completed wash it off with water before applying shampoo.

12-Vitamin E capsule Hair Mask

Vitamin E is an antioxidant that helps to support the growth of your healthier hair follicles. It also helps to prevent hair damage and nourishes hair scalp.

Ingredients

  • 2 Vitamin E Capsules
  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon of almond oil
  • 1 tablespoon of castor oil

Method

  1. Mix all the ingredients properly and store them in a jar.
  2. Apply the oil throughout your hair.
  3. Leave it on your hair overnight and wash it off the next morning.

13-Yogurt and Honey Hair Mask

Yogurt contains a lot of protein that helps you to promote healthy and strong hair. It moisturizes your hair and prevents hair loss and hair damage.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup of yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon of Honey

Method

  1. Mix the ingredients in a bowl until they get well combined.
  2. Apply the mixture on your hair tips to hair down.
  3. Leave it on your hair for 30-35 minutes.
  4. Rinse your hair well with water and shampoo as usual.

14-Egg Hair Mask

Vitamin A, E, biotin, and folate are edd nutrients that promote thick and healthy hair. The yolk contains healthy fats that keep your hair moisturized and helps to keep hair strands silky and shiny.

Ingredients

  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup of milk
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons of Lemon juice

Method

  1. Whisk the egg and mix milk, olive oil, and lemon juice in it.
  2. Apply it on your scalp and hair with a brush for 20-30 minutes.
  3. After that, tie your hair in a bun and cover it with a shower cap or plastic bag.
  4. When the time gets completed, wash it off properly.

15-Tea Tree Essential Oil Hair Mask

Tea tree essential oil is known as a magical oil that helps to prevent dandruff and dry scalp. It keeps the scalp moisturized and works as an anti-lice shampoo.

Ingredients

  • 2-4 drops of tea tree oil
  • 2-3 tablespoons of coconut oil

Method

  1. Mix tea tree and coconut oil well.
  2. Massage it on your scalp to hair down properly.
  3. Wash your hair after half an hour and apply it twice a week.

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