With the entire nation practicing quarantine amidst the Coronavirus outbreak, it’s probably the best time for brides-to-be to adhere to a good skin and hair care routine. Well, it goes without saying that this lockdown shall pass soon. However, this time won’t return. So, how about using this time effectively to take care of your beautiful tresses without having to wait for salons to reopen?
Well, self-isolation is a wonderful time to work on your damaged hair and make them strong and healthy enough to bear those temporary heating techniques and chemical work you may undergo while getting ready for your D-Day.
So, swear by this self hair care routine to let your strands look their natural best at your wedding day.
1. Start Your Hair Care Routine With Hot Oil Hair Treatment
Who all loves grandma’s tried and tested hot oil massage in the hair? Well, while many of us have already given up on this natural and effective hair care routine, know that it can do wonders on your scalp and hair health, improving the texture of your hair.
Check out some of the best hair oils to include in your home care routine:
- Coconut Oil
- Argan Oil
- Castor Oil
- Bringhraj Oil
2. Don’t Forget To Add Eggs In Your Hair Masks
Well, eggs are one of the best ingredients to pick for your at home hair care remedy. Rich in Vitamin B, applying egg mask is very effective in nourishing your hair. Add lemon and yogurt to make a powerful mask for your hair. Use it at least twice a week to get strong and shiny hair!
3. Revitalize Your Hair With Bananas
It’s no secret that bananas are rich in nutrients including potassium. Make a DIY hair mask using a banana and some milk. A banana hair mask will moisturize your hair and help relieve your dry and itchy scalp.
4. Bring That Much Needed Bounce With Beer!
Well, wash your hair with beer once a week and bring alive your dull and lifeless hair. Fermented drinks like beer contain ample amounts of yeast and B vitamin, which helps to plump tired strands making them bouncy naturally.
Also, watch this video to make DIY Sugar Wax At Home.
5. Include Rice Water In Your Daily Hair Care Routine
Rice water is known to contain a multitude of components rich in nutritional value for hair. Using rice water to rinse your hair can prevent hair fall and greying of hair to a great extent. Thus, giving you stronger and shiny hair.
6. Apply Onion Juice To Get Rid Of Dandruff And Scalp Infections
Wondering how including onion juice in your hair care routine will help you out? Well, onion juice is backed with nutrients that benefits hair growth. With its antibacterial and anti fungal properties, It keeps the scalp free of infection and dandruff. Onion juice also contains sulphur, which prevents hair from breaking and becoming brittle. Rich in antioxidants, it helps in preventing hair ageing and graying.
7. Do It Away With The Magical Aloe Vera Gel
Be it blemishes on your skin or dull and lifeless hair, aloe vera gel does wonders to your skin and hair with it’s nourishing and anti-inflammatory properties. Aloe gel also combats frizz and lends a natural shine to your tresses.
8. Green Tea To Your Rescue!
Improve your hair care routine by adding green tea in it. Green tea contains EGCG, an antioxidant which uplifts hair health by reducing hair loss and thinning. Other benefits of green tea include the treatment of dandruff and psoriasis. Rinse your hair with green tea on a regular basis to improve your scalp’s protein levels, nourishment and hydration.
9. DIY Conditioner For Hair
Make your hair frizz free and soft by using the following ingredients:
- 2 tsp coconut cream
- 1 tsp almond oil
- 1 tsp castor oil
- 1 tsp glycerine
- 1 tsp vinegar or lime juice
- 1 tsp baby shampoo
So, include these powerful ingredients in your hair care routine to get those shiny and healthy locks of hair naturally and make your wedding makeup and hair styling all worth it.
Also, check out these Self Care Tips For Brides-To-Be In Quarantine.