Most of us face any of the hair problems in our day to day life. It becomes a great issue for us when it comes to hair. This is because hair is considered to be one of the factors that define the beauty of a woman. To most of our hair problems, hair spa treatment could be a great solution. It can treat and prevent our hair from most of the hair issues.

In this article, I have explained what a hair spa treatment is and how can you do this at home. There are various benefits in taking up this hair care treatment. All benefits with detailed DIYs are shared below

Benefits Of Hair Spa
Hair Spa At Home With Natural Ingredients
With Aloe Vera
Ayurvedic Hair Spa
Salon-Like Spa At Home

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Benefits Of Hair Spa



There are various benefits of taking up hair spa treatments. Some of the main advantages are as follows.

Deep Conditioning

Hair Spa treatments are capable of controlling the excess oil secretion in your hair. When it is done, it provides deep conditioning to the hair follicles in your scalp. It also maintains the proper levels of oil in your scalp thereby preventing the unconditioned state.

Prevents And Removes Dryness

These hair spa treatments are known for moisturizing your hair [1] and the scalp regions. It maintains a proper water level content in your hair. Thus your hair remains hydrated all the time.

Treats dandruff

Dandruff can be one of the major issues caused due to dryness and excess oil secretions. Hair spa treatments can be the best solution for treating this infection. The hair masks you use in these treatments are capable of curing dandruff[2] rapidly.

Healthy Scalp

All the hair masks are made of natural ingredients. These natural ingredients are responsible for supplying all the essential proteins, vitamin and minerals to your scalp. So, your scalp remains to be healthy all the time.

Removes Impurities

All the impurities, dirt and the dust present in your hair can be removed with the help of hair steaming. Also, many of the natural ingredients that are used can act as excellent cleaning agents. This will help in removing all the impurities from your hair and scalp. Thus it helps in maintaining a clean and clear scalp[3] and hair.

Maintains Healthy Hair

These hair spa treatments are capable of strengthening your hair follicles. It also makes the roots of your scalp regions to become very strong. This can prevent your hair from falling down. It nourishes your hair with all the nutrients and minerals. So, your hair tends to be very strong and fresh all the time.

Treats Hair Damages

Hair spa treatments can cure both minor and major hair damages. It acts as the best solution for most of the hair problems like split ends, hair breakage, frizzy hair and dull hair.

Gives A Relaxation

Stress and insufficient rest can be one of the reasons for most of the hair problems. Hair fall, follicle damages, the unhealthy scalp[4] can be due to this. When you undergo a hair spa treatment, you will get some sort of relaxation. Massaging your scalp and hair can give you great relief from the outer world.

Hair Spa At Home With Natural Ingredients

For Hair Growth
For Dandruff
For Dry Frizzy Hair
For Shiny Hair

How To Steam Your Hair At Home

Steaming is one of the most important step of hair spa, so before going to share about different hair spa, first let me tell you about the steaming. Below I have shared different methods to put steam on your hair without any damage.

#1. Using Damp Towel

Materials Required Quantity
clean towel/cloth 1
hot water 1 bowl

Directions For Use

  1. First, you should dip the clean towel inside the bowl that contains the hot boiling water. Then start Squeezing the excess water in the towel and remove it.
  2. Now put the towel on your hair and wrap it. Let your hair be covered entirely within the towel.
  3. Let the towel stay on your hair for about 10 minutes. This will make your hair to get steamed.
  4. Then remove the towel from your hair.

#2. Using Hot Pot

Materials Required Quantity
hot boiled water for steam 1 pot

Directions For Use

  1. Take a pot and fill it with hot boiled water for steaming your hair.
  2. You should bend your neck towards the pot containing the boiled water.
  3. Put your hair over the pot and spread your hair on the pot.
  4. Make sure that the pot is entirely covered by your hair.
  5. The steam from the pot will directly reach your hair follicles in the scalp. Thus your hair gets steamed.
  6. Keep your hair on the pot for about 10 minutes.
  7. Then take your hair away from the pot.

Hair Spa At Home For Hair Growth

Olive Oil Massage

Materials Required Quantity
Olive Oil as per your hair length
a piece of cloth/towel 1
warm water as per the requirement

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small amount of olive oil in your hands and start applying it on your hair. Start the spa by massaging your scalp with the oil.
  2. Let the oil stay on your hair for about 15 minutes.
  3. You can follow any one of the steaming methods to steam your hair for about 10 to 15 minutes.
  4. Wash your hair using a mild shampoo. You should use warm or cold water for washing your hair.
  5. Try the process two times a week to get better results.

Using olive oil for hair can be a great advantage in obtaining longer and thicker hair. It also supports hair growth[5] at a faster rate.


Olive oil massage

Strawberry Mask

Materials Required Quantity
Chopped strawberries 1/2 cup
Olive Oil 2 tbsp
Egg yolk 1
steam pot 1
Hot water 1 cup

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and add 1/2 cup of chopped strawberries into it. Mash the strawberries using a beater.
  2. Then take one full egg and crack it into the bowl containing the mashed strawberries.
  3. Add one tbsp of olive oil into the bowl containing the mixture. Combine all the ingredients well using a blender.
  4. Blend the ingredients together until it turns to a paste.
  5. Before applying the mask on your hair, you should steam your hair.
  6. You can steam your hair by any of the methods for about 10 minutes.
  7. Now divide your hair into small sections.
  8. Start to apply the mask on each section of your hair and scalp. Use your fingers to massage your scalp while applying the mask.
  9. Start from your scalp and move towards down until you reach the end of your hair. Apply more on the ends of your hair. This is because those are the regions where most of the damage occurs in your hair.
  10. Make sure that each strand of your hair is coated with the mask.
  11. Allow the mask to be on your hair for about 15 minutes.
  12. Then place a shower cap on your hair for steaming it.
  13. Wash your hair thoroughly with warm or cold water. You can also use mild sulfate free shampoo for washing your hair. You may require to do more rinses if you find any residues on your hair. A conditioner can also be used following the shampoo.
  14. Then leave your hair to get dry completely.

This pack is known to be an excellent exfoliating agent for your scalp. It is packed with a lot of nutrients that can support hair growth[8].

Milk And Honey Hair Mask

Materials Required Quantity
Raw milk 1 cup
Honey 1 tbsp
hot boiled water for steam 1 pot
clean towel 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and add 1 cup of raw milk into it.
  2. Add one tbsp of honey into the bowl containing the raw milk.
  3. Mix all the ingredients well until the honey gets dissolved completely in the raw milk.
  4. Before applying the mask on your hair, it is essential to steam your hair.
  5. Steam your hair for about 10 minutes by following any of the given methods.
  6. Then take your hair from the pot. Now divide your hair into small sections.
  7. Start to apply the mask on each section of your hair and scalp. Use your fingers to massage your scalp while applying the mask.
  8. Start from your roots and move towards down until you reach the end of your hair.
  9. Make sure that each strand of your hair is coated with the mask.
  10. Allow the mask to be on your hair for about 15 minutes.
  11. Cover your hair with a shower cap for steaming it.
  12. Wash your hair thoroughly with warm or cold water. You can also use mild sulfate free shampoo for washing your hair. You may require to do more rinses if you find any residues on your hair. A conditioner can also be used following the shampoo.
  13. Then leave your hair to get dry completely. You can use this pack once a week and you can notice the changes.

Honey when combined with milk can nourish your hair with all the essential proteins required for proper hair growth. This hair treatment helps you in maintaining a shiny hair[10]. It also enhances the texture of your hair.

Henna Hair Mask

Materials Required Quantity
henna powder 1/2 cup
warm water 1/4 cup
coconut oil a few drops
pair of Gloves 1
applicator brush 1
shower cap 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small glass bowl and add 1/2 cup of henna powder into it.
  2. Add 1/4 cup of water into the bowl containing the henna powder.
  3. Mix the ingredients well to form a smooth henna paste. The consistency of the paste should be thick and suitable for applying.
  4. Then keep the henna paste aside for 12 hours. This makes the henna paste to develop the color. If you don’t want the color you can start applying it after mixing itself.
  5. Now take a few drops of coconut oil in your hands. Start applying it on your hairline, ears and neck. This prevents the henna color to get stuck o your skin regions.
  6. Take the gloves and put them on your hands. This is to prevent the color from getting stuck in your hands.
  7. Start applying the henna paste on your hair using an applicator brush.
  8. Start from the roots of your scalp until you reach the ends of your hair.
  9. Make sure that all your hair strand is coated with the henna paste. Then steam your hair by any of the given methods for about 10 minutes. After that, you can cover your hair with a shower cap.
  10. Leave the paste on your hair for almost 3 to 4 hours. This makes the color to get deposited on your hair.
  11. Then remove the shower cap from your hair.
  12. Wash your hair with warm or cold water. You can also use mild sulfate free shampoos while washing your hair.
  13. Do not use conditioner after taking this treatment. Allow your hair to dry after washing it. You can prefer doing this treatment once a month.

This hair mask helps in avoiding the premature aging effects in your hair. It also supports hair growth by making it look thick and strong.

Henna hair mask

Hair Spa At Home For Dandruff

Coconut Oil And Tea Tree Oil Massage

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Materials Required Quantity
Coconut Oil as per your hair length
Tea Tree Oil 1 to 2 drops
Shower cap 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a little amount of coconut oil in your hands. Apply the coconut oil on your hair and scalp. Start massaging your scalp regions.
  2. Spread the oil so that every inch of your scalp is applied with coconut oil. If you have longer hair, you can divide into partitions and apply the oil.
  3. Use your fingers like a comb to spread the oil throughout your hair.
  4. Now steam your hair for about 10 minutes by following any of the given methods.
  5. Then cover your hair by using a shower cap.
  6. Leave the oil on your hair for a few minutes.
  7. Then remove the shower cap from your hair.
  8. Take 1 tbsp of shampoo in your hands. Add 1 or 2 drops of tea tree oil with the shampoo. Then apply the shampoo on your hair and scalp.
  9. Give a massage on your scalp using your hands.
  10. Rinse your hair with lukewarm water.
  11. Wait until your hair gets dry completely.

Dandruff is mainly caused due to the building up of a yeast-like fungus called Malassezia. The coconut oil and the tea tree oil have the capability to fight against the growth of this fungus. It also moisturizes and heals the damaged skin very soon.

Avocado Oil and Olive Oil Massage

Materials Required Quantity
Avocado Oil 1/4 cup
Olive Oil 1/4 cup
Raw Honey 1 tbsp
Essential Oil (optional) 5 drops
large toothed comb 1
a piece of cloth/towel 1

Any of the following Essential oils can be used. This is based on your preference.

  • Chamomile Essential Oil
  • Lavender Essential Oil
  • Rosemary Essential Oil
  • Sandalwood Essential Oil
  • Cedarwood Essential Oil

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small glass jar and fill it with 1/4 cup of avocado oil in it. Add 1/4 cup of olive oil and 1 tbsp of raw honey into the jar.
  2. Then add 5 drops of any of the essential oil based on your choice. Mix all the ingredients well.
  3. Then take a small bowl and fill it with water. Using a burner boil the water for 1 minute.
  4. Now place the jar inside the boiling water. Make sure that the water level is not higher than the glass jar. Leave the jar inside the hot water for about 1 minute.
  5. Take a small amount of oil from the jar. Start applying the oil onto your hair and scalp using your fingers.
  6. After applying use a large toothed comb and comb your hair.
  7. Steam your hair for about 20 minutes by following any of the given methods.
  8. Then start washing your hair. You can rinse your hair with warm or cold water. A mild shampoo can also be used for washing your hair.

This hair oil massgae can reduce the appearnace of dandruff in your scalp. It helps in making your hair to be moisturized all the time. This pack also helps in maintaining a healthy scalp[6].

Hair oil

Cucumber Hair Mask

Materials Required Quantity
egg 1
peeled cucumber 1/4 cup
olive oil 2 tbsp

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and fill it with 1/4 cup of peeled cucumber.
  2. Then add 1 tbsp of olive oil and one full egg into it.
  3. Mix all the ingredients together using a mixer or a grinder. Blend those ingredients until it turns to a smooth paste.
  4. Then start applying the mixture on your hair and scalp. Gently massage your scalp while applying the hair mask. Apply the mixture starting from the roots in your scalp until you reach the ends of your hair.
  5. Leave the mixture on your hair for about 10 minutes.
  6. Then steam your hair by using any of the given methods for about 10 minutes.
  7. After steaming wash your hair with lukewarm water. You can use your normal shampoo and conditioner for washing your hair.
  8. You can use this treatment twice in a month to see rapid changes.

Using this treatment regularly can make your hair to become more soft and smooth. You can see the hair damages getting gradually reduced in your hair. It also makes your hair to be moisturized all the time.

Coconut Milk Hair Mask

Materials Required Quantity
Organic full fat coconut milk 1/2 cup
organic raw Honey 3 tbsp
rosemary essential oil 5 drops
castor oil 2 tbsp
shower cap 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and add 1/2 amount of organic full fat coconut milk in it.
  2. Then add 2 tbsp of castor oil and 3 tbsp of organic raw honey into the mixture.
  3. Add 5 drops of rosemary essential oil along with the mixture.
  4. Stir all the ingredients well until everything gets bound well with each other.
  5. Divide your hair into equal partitions for applying the mixture easily.
  6. Spread the mixture so that every inch of your scalp is applied with coated with the mixture.
  7. Use your fingers like a comb to spread the oil throughout your hair.
  8. Now steam your hair by any of the given methods for a few minutes.
  9. Then cover your hair by using a shower cap.
  10. Leave the oil on your hair for one hour. You can also keep the mask for overnight and wash it off in the morning.
  11. Then remove the shower cap from your hair.
  12. Start rinsing your hair with water. You can use warm or cold water for washing your hair.
  13. You can also use mild sulfate free shampoos for washing your hair.
  14. Wait until your hair gets dry completely.

This hair mask can be sued for deep conditioning your hair[13]. It helps in controlling the oils secretion in your scalp. This also helps in getting rid of dandruff problems.

Hair Spa At Home For Dry And Frizzy Hair

Coconut Oil And Olive Oil Massage

Materials Required Quantity
Coconut Oil 3 tbsp
Olive Oil 2 tbsp
Honey 1 tbsp
Essential Oil (optional) a few drops
Warm water as per the requirement
a piece of cloth/towel 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a little amount of coconut oil and pour it in a small glass jar.
  2. Place the glass jar inside a bowl of water and boil it. Do not make the glass jar to get submerged fully in the water. Keep the burner in a low flame and boil it. Wait until the coconut oil melts completely.
  3. Then slowly add 2 tbsp of olive oil into the jar containing the coconut oil. Stir the oil well for one minute.
  4. Now switch off the burner and remove the glass jar from the hot water.
  5. Then add 1 tbsp of honey into the oil mixture and mix it well. Add a few drops of essential oil like lavender oil into it. This is entirely based on your preference.
  6. Let the oil cool down for some time.
  7. Then check whether the oil has become warm using your fingers. Now start applying the oil on your hair and the scalp.
  8. Start massaging your hair using your fingertips. Make sure that all the area in your scalp is entirely covered.
  9. Steam your hair by allowing the towel to be in your hair for about 15 minutes.
  10. After steaming start rinsing your hair with warm or cold water.
  11. You can wash your hair using a mild shampoo.

This hair treatment is mainly for curing dry and frizziness in your hair. This helps in keeping your hair moisturized all the time.


Henna And Amla Powder

Materials Required Quantity
henna powder 2 tbsp
amla powder 2 tbsp
Shikakhai powder 2 tbsp
Reetha powder 2 tbsp
hot boiled water for steam 1 pot
clean towel 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and add 2 tbsp of henna powder to it.
  2. Then add 2 tbsp of Reetha powder, Shikakhai powder and amla powder into the same bowl.
  3. Add water until the powder turns into a paste.
  4. Mix all the ingredients well such that all the powder gets bound with one another.
  5. Before applying the mask on your hair, you should steam your hair.
  6. You can steam your hair by any of the methods for about 10 minutes.
  7. Now divide your hair into small sections.
  8. Start to apply the mask on each section of your hair and scalp. Use your fingers to massage your scalp while applying the mask.
  9. Start from your roots and move towards down until you reach the end of your hair.
  10. Allow the mask to be on your hair for about one hour.
  11. Place a shower cap on your hair and cover it entirely.
  12. Wash your hair thoroughly with warm or cold water. You can also use mild sulfate free shampoo for washing your hair. You may require to do more rinses if you find any residues on your hair. A conditioner can also be used following the shampoo.
  13. Then leave your hair to get dry completely. You can try this pack once a week and you can notice the changes.

Egg And Coconut Oil Mask

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Materials Required Quantity
Coconut Oil 1 tbsp
Organic honey 1 tbsp
Egg 1
Shower cap 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and add 1 tbsp of coconut oil into it. Make the oil to become warm by heating it for a few seconds.
  2. Then take one full egg and crack it into the bowl containing the coconut oil.
  3. Add one tbsp of honey into the bowl containing the mixture. Whisk all the ingredients well until all of them get combined well.
  4. Before starting to apply the mask, wet your hair with warm water.
  5. You can steam your hair by any of the methods for about 10 minutes. This makes the hair follicles and cuticles to get opened. So, the mask gets penetrated deeply into the scalp when applied.
  6. Now divide your hair into small sections.
  7. Start to apply the mask on each section of your hair and scalp. Use your fingers to massage your scalp while applying the mask.
  8. Start from your scalp and move towards down until you reach the end of your hair. Apply more on the ends of your hair. This is because those are the regions where most of the damage occurs in your hair.
  9. Ensure that your entire hair is coated with the mask.
  10. Then tie your hair into a bun and cover it with a shower cap.
  11. Allow the mask to be on your hair for about 15 minutes.
  12. Then remove the shower cap from your hair and start rinsing it.
  13. Wash your hair thoroughly with cold water. You should not use warm or cold water while washing your hair. This is because this pack contains egg in it. So, when warm or hot water is poured, the egg gets stuck with your hair.
  14. You can also use mild shampoo for washing your hair. You may require to do more rinses if you find any residues on your hair.
  15. Then leave your hair to get dry completely.

This pack helps in keeping your hair hydrated all the time. It also nourishes your scalp[7] with proper nutrient supply.


Avocado Hair Mask

Materials Required Quantity
medium avocado 1
egg 1
rosemary essential oil 5 drops
sage essential oil 5 drops
castor oil 1 tbsp
shower cap 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and add 1 medium sized avocado into it.
  2. Then take one full egg and crack it into the bowl containing the avocado.
  3. Add one tbsp of castor oil into the bowl containing the mixture.
  4. Also, add 5 drops of rosemary essential oil and sage essential oil into the same mixture.
  5. Then put the mixer in a mixer or a grinder and grind it. Grind the ingredients well until it turns to a smooth paste.
  6. Before starting to apply the mask, wet your hair with warm water.
  7. You can steam your hair by any of the methods for about 10 minutes. This will make the hair follicles and cuticles to get opened. So, the mask will get penetrated deeply into the scalp when applied.
  8. Now divide your hair into small sections.
  9. Start to apply the mask on each section of your hair and scalp. Use your fingers to massage your scalp while applying the mask.
  10. Start from your scalp and move towards down until you reach the end of your hair.
  11. Make sure that each strand of your hair is coated with the mask.
  12. Then tie your hair into a bun and cover it with a shower cap.
  13. Allow the mask to be on your hair for about 40 to 45 minutes.
  14. Then remove the shower cap from your hair and start rinsing it.
  15. Wash your hair thoroughly with cold water. You should not use warm or cold water while washing your hair. This is because this pack contains egg in it. So, when warm or hot water is poured, the egg gets stuck with your hair.
  16. You can also use mild shampoo for washing your hair. You may require to do more rinses if you find any residues on your hair.
  17. Then leave your hair to get dry completely. You can do this at least once in a week to make your hair to become healthier.

The avocado mask is best suited for women with dry hair[9]. The mask penetrates very deep into the scalp and provides the necessary nourishment to it. It also prevents the hair from further damages and also cures the existing damages.

Hair Spa At Home For Shiny Hair

Banana And Honey Mask

Materials Required Quantity
Ripe banana 1
eggs 2
Shower cap 1
honey 1 tbsp
olive oil 1 tbsp

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and add 1 ripe banana peeled banana into it. Mash the banana using a fork or a beater.
  2. Then take two full eggs and crack it into the bowl containing the mashed banana.
  3. Add one tbsp of honey and one tbsp of olive oil into the bowl containing the mixture. Combine all the ingredients well using a blender.
  4. Then put the mask in a muslin cloth and strain it. By doing this step, you can avoid banana chunks getting stuck on your hair.
  5. Now divide your hair into small sections.
  6. Before applying the mask, you should steam your hair for a few minutes. Your hair can be steamed by any of the methods for about 10 minutes.
  7. Start to apply the mask on each section of your hair and scalp. Use your fingers to massage your scalp while applying the mask.
  8. Start from your scalp and move towards down until you reach the end of your hair. Apply more on the ends of your hair.
  9. Ensure that each strand of your hair is coated with the mask.
  10. Then tie your hair into a small bun.
  11. Allow the mask to be on your hair for about one hour.
  12. Then remove the shower cap from your hair and start rinsing it.
  13. Wash your hair thoroughly with warm or cold water. You can also use mild shampoo for washing your hair. You may require to do more rinses if you find any residues on your hair. A conditioner can also be used following the shampoo.
  14. Then leave your hair to get dry completely.

This pack adds more shine to your hair. It makes your hair to look soft and silky all the time.

 


Beer Hair Treatment

Materials Required Quantity
Dark beer 1/2 cup
organic raw Honey 1 tbsp
ripe banana 1
egg yolk 1
shower cap 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and fill it with 1/2 cup of dark beer.
  2. Then add 1 tbsp of organic raw honey and one full egg yolk into it.
  3. Add 1 full ripe banana into the mixture.
  4. Mix all the ingredients together using a mixer or a grinder. Blend those ingredients until it turns to a smooth paste.
  5. Before applying the mask, you should steam your hair. You can steam your hair by any of the methods for about 10 minutes.
  6. Then start applying the mixture on your hair and scalp. Gently massage your scalp while applying the hair mask. Apply the mixture starting from the roots in your scalp until you reach the ends of your hair.
  7. Cover your hair entirely using a shower cap.
  8. Leave the mixture on your hair for about 1 to 2 hours.
  9. Then wash your hair with warm or cold water. You can use your normal shampoo and conditioner for washing your hair. This method can be done once a week to improve the appearance of our hair.

Beer is rich in proteins that can help in repairing the damaged portions of your hair. They make your hair to look shiny and silky. Beer is known to be an excellent conditioning agent for your hair.


Banana And Milk Hair Mask

Materials Required Quantity
ripe banana 1
full-fat milk or coconut milk as per the requirement
raw honey 1 tbsp
almond oil 1 tbsp
shower cap 1

Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and add 1 ripe banana peeled banana into it. Mash the banana using a fork or a beater.
  2. Then take two full eggs and crack it into the bowl containing the mashed banana.
  3. Add one tbsp of honey and one tbsp of olive oil into the bowl containing the mixture. Mix all the ingredients well using a blender.
  4. Then put the mask in a muslin cloth and strain it. By doing this step, you can avoid banana chunks getting stuck on your hair.
  5. Now divide your hair into small sections.
  6. Before applying the mask, you should steam your hair for a few minutes. Your hair can be steamed by any of the methods for about 10 minutes.
  7. Start to apply the mask on each section of your hair and scalp. Use your fingers to massage your scalp while applying the mask.
  8. Start from your scalp and move towards down until you reach the end of your hair. Apply more on the ends of your hair. This is because those are the regions where most of the damage occurs in your hair.
  9. Make sure that each strand of your hair is coated with the mask.
  10. Then tie your hair into a bun. Cover your hair completely using a shower cap.
  11. Allow the mask to be on your hair for about one hour.
  12. Then remove the shower cap from your hair and start rinsing it.
  13. Wash your hair thoroughly with warm or cold water. You can also use mild shampoo for washing your hair. You may require to do more rinses if you find any residues on your hair. A conditioner can also be used following the shampoo.
  14. Then leave your hair to get dry completely.

This hair treatment strengthens your hair follicles[11] and the cuticles. It also prevents your hair from any damages. This makes your hair to be very soft and shiny.

Hair Spa At Home With Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera And Yogurt Mask

Materials Required Quantity
aloe vera gel 2 to 4 tbsp
yogurt 5 tbsp
castor oil 3 tbsp
shower cap 1
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Directions For Use

  1. Take a small bowl and fill it with 2 to 4 tbsp of aloe vera gel.
  2. Then add 5 tbsp of yogurt and 3 tbsp of castor oil into the bowl. Keep adding the yogurt until you get a semi-liquid paste.
  3. Mix the ingredients well until all the ingredients get bound well.
  4. Before applying the mask, you should steam your hair for a few minutes. Your hair can be steamed by any of the methods for about 10 minutes.
  5. Clean your hair and scalp before applying the mask.
  6. Start applying the hair mask on your hair and scalp.
  7. Then cover your hair by using a shower cap.
  8. Let the mask stay on your hair for about 45 minutes.
  9. Then remove the shower cap from your hair.
  10. Start rinsing your hair with warm or cold water. You can also use mild shampoo for washing your hair.
  11. This pack can be used once a week.

This hair mask nourishes your hair follicles and promotes healthy hair growth. It also repairs dry and damaged hair[12].


DIY Ayurvedic Hair Spa At Home

Ingredients Required Quantity
Shikakhai powder As per the length of your hair
Egg 1
Honey 1 tbsp
Amla powder As per the length of your hair
Yogurt 1 tbsp
Ayurvedic oil As per your choice

Directions For Use

  1. Take a large bowl and add a few tbsp of Shikakhai powder in it. Then add a few tbsp of amla powder into the same bowl. The amount of both these powders to be added depends on the length of your hair.
  2. Then add 1 egg and 1 tbsp of honey into the same bowl. Mix the ingredients well until they get combined well.
  3. Add 1 tbsp of fresh yogurt into the mixture and stir it. You can add a little amount of water to make the consistency like a paste.
  4. Now apply any ayurvedic oil of your choice on your hair and scalp. You can also use amla hair oil.
  5. Then apply the prepared hair mask using your fingers on your hair and scalp. Make sure that each strand of your hair is coated with the mask.
  6. Leave the paste to be on your hair for about 30 minutes.
  7. Then wash your hair with warm or cold water. You can use herbal shampoo and conditioner for washing your hair. You can do this ayurvedic hair spa at least once a week.

This ayurvedic hair spa helps in removing the dryness in your hair. The oil helps in locking the moisture content within your hair. So, your hair will not become frizzy very soon. The normal texture of your hair can be maintained without getting lost.

Salon-Like Hair Spa At Home



You can also try salon-like hair spa easily at home. It involves only a few steps. The steps involved in that process are explained below.

Step 1: Oiling

  • You can use any type of common hair oil for oiling your hair. The most common types of oil used for this step are as Olive Oil, Coconut Oil, Almond Oil, Castor Oil
  • Before using this oil, you should always heat it at a low temperature.
  • Do not apply it directly on your hair after heating it. You should always check whether the oil is warm and the heat is bearable.
  • Spread the oil from the roots of your scalp until you reach the ends of your hair. Make sure that oil is spread on all the strands of your hair.
  • Gently massage your scalp while applying the oil. Do this for about 10 minutes.

Step 2: Hair Steaming

  • After applying the oil, you have to steam your hair.
  • Hair Steaming[14] is generally done for making the hair follicles and the hair cuticles to get opened.
  • Steaming will also help in adding up moisture content to your hair. This makes your hair to be fresh, clean and healthy all the time.
  • This can help in making the hair spa[15] treatment to be more effective with better results. You can follow any of the above specified steaming methods for your hair.

Step 3: Hair Mask

  • Once the hair steaming process is done, the next step is to apply the hair mask.
  • This is because when steaming is done, the cuticles and the follicles in your scalp will be opened.
  • When you apply the mask after that, the ingredients in the mask can penetrate deep into the scalp. This can make your scalp to gain all the essential nutrients that are required. It also makes your scalp to be healthy and fresh.
  • For this, there are various kinds of homemade masks that are available. All those homemade masks are made of 100% of natural ingredients. You can choose the masks based on your preference and hair types.
  • They will not cause any of the side effects or hair damages.
  • This mask will help in curing the existing hair damages and also protects your hair from further hair damages.
  • Apply the hair mask starting from the roots of your scalp until reaching the ends of your hair.
  • Make sure that your entire hair and all the regions of your scalp are covered with the hair mask.
  • Then you can cover your hair with the help of a shower cap.
  • Allow the mixture to stay on your hair for a few minutes or hours. The time duration varies from one mask to the other. It depends on the type of natural ingredients that are being used in the hair mask.

Step 4: Rinse-Off The Mask

  • Once the mask gets dried, remove the shower cap from your hair.
  • Do not apply shampoo directly after removing the cap.
  • At first, you have to wash your hair with water with lukewarm water. Do not use hot water as it might damage your hair and hair follicles.
  • When you apply a hair mask that contains egg, always wash your hair with cold water. Using warm or hot water can make the egg to get stuck in your hair.
  • Wash the mask completely from your hair using normal water.

Step 5: Shampoo Your Hair

  • After washing your hair completely with normal water, start using shampoo.
  • You should always prefer using mild sulfate free shampoo for washing your hair.
  • Sulfate can strip off all the essential nutrients in your hair and the mask. So, your hair maks will not work when you use a shampoo that contains sulfate.
  • Gently massage your hair with the shampoo for 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Then rinse your hair with warm or cold water.

Step 6: Conditioning Your Hair

  • The next step is to condition your hair to prevent dryness.
  • Use a mild sulfate-free conditioner for conditioning your hair.
  • Do not apply the conditioner on your scalp and the roots of your hair.
  • Apply the conditioner from the middle of your hair till the ends.
  • Leave the conditioner on your hair for about 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Then finally wash your hair with warm or cold water.

Step 7: Hair Drying

  • After washing your hair, allow it to get dry.
  • Take a clean towel and pat your hair with it.
  • Remove the excess water from your hair using the towel.
  • Do not rub your hair or scalp regions while drying your hair. This might cause damage to your hair follicles and can also cause split ends.

 

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Tharaa Nagendran

Health & Wellness Content Writer at Glowpink
A passionate writer and a creative artist who loves artworks. Writing and Doodling are the two things that give me serenity. Being as a Health and Fitness content writer, I find myself more responsible. I enjoy delivering contents that helps in enhancing the lifestyles of people.
Tharaa Nagendran
A passionate writer and a creative artist who loves artworks. Writing and Doodling are the two things that give me serenity. Being as a Health and Fitness content writer, I find myself more responsible. I enjoy delivering contents that helps in enhancing the lifestyles of people.

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