Thursday, 21 August 2014

12 Natural Tips to Straighten Curly Hair

Possessing straight silky hair is the dream for many young women and they follow many ways to straighten curly hair, in natural and artificial ways. Hair straightening products are very much in demand. The natural way of straightening is most advisable as it is harmless. But then, curly hair needs a lot of care and attention. May be that’s one of the reasons why most women with curly hair prefer straight manageable hair. There are many such products present in your kitchen, regular use of these products make your hair smoother, softer and straighter. Coconut milk, honey, lemon juice, olive oil, egg, and hot hair oil are the products that are used for straightening curls naturally. Listed here are some ways to straighten curly hair.

12 Natural Tips to Straighten Curly Hair

1 . Avocado oil

Avocado oils penetrate to the core to provide moisture. They have high amount of monounsaturated fatty acid and vitamin E, which helps enhance hair growth. It will help strengthen the hair from inside out, thus giving you thick locks.

2 . Bananas

Bananas have potassium, vitamin b6, and other properties to add shine and moisture to your hair. Take two or three bananas (depending on the length of the hair) and blend until a smooth paste (no clumps) then add whole milk or coconut milk, and add two teaspoon of honey. Mix it until you get the right consistency, leave it on for 30 minutes and wash it with warm water. This treatment helps you with beautiful curly hair.

3 . Olive oil

Olive oil in the form of hot oil will work wonders while conditioning your hair. Use a tablespoon of warm olive oil, massage into your hair, scalp in a circular motion, and let your hair be covered for 40 minutes. One wash and you can find a difference.

4 . Shea butter and Shea butter oil

Shea butter oil possess high amounts of fatty acids, vitamins E, and F. It has emollient properties to soften and soothe hair and can be used as a daily moisturizer. Apply Shea butter or its oil as either hair mask or deep conditioner to repair and prevent further hair damage. It also will add shine to your thick locks.

5 . Coconut Milk and Lemon Juice

Application of lemon juice and coconut milk is effective in controlling curls and also in alleviating the problem of dandruff. First, grind a coconut with help of blender, and add lemon juice in it. Keep this mixture in refrigerator for an hour. After sometime, you will observe a layer of creamy foam on the top of it. Now, apply this foam to your hairs and keep your head covered with a hot towel for about 50 min. After this, wash your hair with shampoo and let it dry. This would not only straighten the curls of your hairs, but will also add a shine to your hair.

6 . Regular hot oil treatment

Not many people know that apart from adding nutrition to your hair, regular oil treatments can make them straight and sleek. Mix coconut oil with olive oil. You can also replace olive oil with almond oil after a few days. Massage this mixture on the scalp and the hair. Cover the hair with a hot towel. Leave it for at least 45 minutes. Then wash with a shampoo.

 7 . Milk spray

Milk is very useful when it comes to flatten your hair. Pour milk in a spray bottle and spray it all over your hair. Wait for half an hour and let your hair absorb the milk. Then wash with a shampoo to discover the new look of your hair

8 . Milk and Honey

Milk also can be used alone; addition of a few drop of honey would enhance its nourishing quality. This will make it more suitable for curly hairs. You can also add some strawberries to this mixture before applying to your curly hair. Keep it for at least 2 hours, and then wash with shampoo.

9 . Egg and Olive Oil

Olive oil is also known for its moisturizing properties and integral part of regular hair care for a long time. Similarly, egg also provides nourishment to damaged hair and dry hairs. To make a mixture of it beat two eggs and then add one or two spoons of olive oil. Mix properly and use a soft brush applies thoroughly on hair. It is advisable to leave it for 2 hours, after this shampoo and conditioned hairs in the usual way.

10 . Warm Oil and Aloe Vera gel

Mix half cup of warm oil (olive, coconut, and castor) with half cup of aloe vera gel. Mix in six drops of essential oil like rosemary and sandalwood. Massage the mixture into the hair and scalp and wash off after 1 to 2 hours.

11 . Egg white, Fuller's Earth and Rice Flour

Make a paste of one egg white, one cup of fuller’s earth, and five teaspoons of rice flour. Apply the mix on the hair and comb through. Leave the mask on the hair for one hour and wash off with a mild shampoo. Use this mask once a week for few months.

12 . Olive oil or Coconut Oil

Apply warm olive or coconut oil on the hair and scalp. Cover the hair with a warm towel and allow it to soak in for 30 minutes. Wash the hair and comb hair whilst wet. Repeat the process at least thrice a week.