In hair care products, we spend a lot of money in order to get rid of limp hair and enjoy bouncy, shiny and beautiful healthy hair. But due to our eagerness to get bouncy hair, we often forget that chemical products are bad for our hair and can even cause huge damage to hair. Well, if you wish to protect or take care of your limp hair, you must try natural treatments or home remedies for limp hair.
Home remedies for limp hair will alleviate the common symptoms of limp hair such as flat, fine, lifeless, skinny and dull hair and will make your hair look beautiful. The main reason behind limp hair is that the scalp cannot hold moisture for a longer period of time which is important for healthy hair texture and shine. Apart from lack of moisture in hair other reasons behind limp hair can be usage of hard water to wash hair, too much oil on the scalp, improper way of washing hair, chemical hair treatments, inappropriate hair care products and at times even aging. Natural remedies can repair limp hair minus the side effects.
Some natural tips to pump up your hair volume are:
Ripe banana hair mask:
Ripe banana is one of the few fruits that can add plenty of moisture in hair and increase its volume and even prevents further damage. To make a hair mask out of banana you need one large ripe banana. Mash the banana and then add one tablespoon of honey to it. Like banana honey is also good for limp hair. Now whisk the mixture together to make a smooth paste and then apply this natural hair mask on your dry hair thoroughly, right from the roots to the ends. Cover your head with a plastic shower cap or wrap your head in a hot towel. Leave it for almost twenty minutes to half an hour so that the hair mask can do its magic. Later on rinse your hair with lukewarm water and shampoo your hair. Once dry your hair will have volume and extra shine. Repeat the process once or twice a week for better results.
Avocado hair mask:
Rich in protein, avocado can help a lot in restoring moisture and adding volume to your hair. Avocado can also offer your hair shaft the much needed protein, making them strong and shiny. To make this conditioning hair mask, you need a ripe avocado. First peel the avocado and mash it and then add a table spoon of olive oil and castor oil. If you wish you can also use wheat germ oil and jojoba oil instead of olive oil and castor oil. Mix it properly to form a smooth paste and then apply it all over your already washed hair with the help of your fingers. Make sure the hair mask is applied properly covering every part of your hair, right from the roots to the ends. Cover your head with a shower cap and leave it for twenty to thirty minutes before rinsing your hair thoroughly with cold water. Soon you will find silky and voluminous hair in place of your limp hair. Use this hair mask once a week for better result.
Eggs hair mask:
Eggs have high protein content and limp hair needs protein to make the hair strands strengthen and thicken. For an egg mask you need two raw eggs. Beat the eggs in a bowl and mix half teaspoon of olive oil and a few drops of lemon juice to it. Now apply this mixture to your hair and massage your scalp gently for a few minutes with the help of your finger tips. This will increase the blood circulation to the scalp and will also make the hair strands stronger. Cover your head with a shower cap and allow the hair mask to stay on your hair for around thirty minutes to an hour. After that you can rinse your hair with warm water and wash twice with your favorite shampoo to get rid of the smell of egg. Finally use a mild conditioner and rinse your hair with a cold water to close the hair cuticles. Once dry, your hair will have a shiny and silky texture.
When limp hair is treated with baking soda, it cleans the hair properly removing all the dirt and oil and it also treats the damaged hair nicely. When hair is washed with baking body, your hair is blessed with more body making it bouncy like never before. To use baking soda you need to add a tablespoon of baking soda to your favorite shampoo. Use this solution to massage your scalp thoroughly. You can use a wide toothed comb to comb your hair so that the solution gets distributed nicely covering each and every hair strands on your scalp. Here you need to be careful so that the baking soda solution does not come in contact with the skin around your neck or face. After few minutes rinse your hair with lukewarm water and then shampoo your hair as usual.
Often product buildup or excess oil on the scalp is the reason behind limp hair. To solve this problem nothing can be better than vinegar rinse as it deep cleanses the scalp and offers some extra body to your hair. For this home remedy, take a teaspoonful of vinegar and mix it with a glass of clean water. Wash your hair with your favorite shampoo and massage your scalp to increase blood circulation to the scalp. First rinse your hair with warm water and pour the vinegar solution on your hair. Comb your hair so that the solution gets distributed nicely. Leave the solution on your hair for five minutes before shampooing your hair again. If you wish you can use a mild conditioner or not. Rinse your hair properly so that no residue is left behind on your hair. You need to follow this home remedy once a week to solve the problem of limp hair completely.
Well, all these home remedies for limp hair are easy to follow and the ingredients used here are also easily available. These home remedies will also save your time and money and there will be do side effects also. Plus, you will be able to bring life to your otherwise limp and lifeless hair. So, try these home remedies soon to get awesome results. Good Luck!