Everything, from the drastic changing environment, pollution, chemical-laden hair products, our persistent action of styling and coloring the hair, poor diet and lack of nutrition has placed a challenge before us to keep our hair healthy. All these consequences have resulted in stripping of the natural oil and nutrients from our hair and led our hair to become dry, frizzy and lifeless. Application of homemade hair mask which provides deep conditioning to your hair without putting chemicals are best treatment you can provide to your hair to repair, damage and restore the health and natural shine of your hair. Hibiscus hair masks are one of the most effective hair masks for maintaining healthy and shiny hair. It can be used for both dry and oily hair and can target multiple hair problems like dandruff, hair fall and split ends. Try using freshly plucked red hibiscus flowers and add other ingredients according to the type of hair you have and the hair problem you are targeting.
Here Are 5 Easy And Effective Hibiscus Hair Mask Recipes.
1. Aloe Vera And Hibiscus Mask For Dry & Damage Hair
2 tbsp. of Aloe Vera Gel (natural or store bought)
7-8 Hibiscus flowers
Grind hibiscus flowers into a fine paste. Add 2 tbsp of aloe Vera gel to it and mix well to get a thick sticky paste. Apply all over your scalp and hair. Use a wide toothed comb to brush your hair so that the paste spreads evenly to the hair and scalp. Leave it on your hair for 15-20 minutes to work. Rinse off with lukewarm water. Use this mask once a week to turn your dry lifeless hair into soft and shiny locks.
2. Hibiscus & Egg White Pack For Soft And Smooth Hair
Egg whites from 2 eggs
7 to 8 hibiscus flower or 3-4 tbsp. hibiscus powder
Take 2 egg whites in a bowl. Mix hibiscus powder or freshly ground flower in it. Mix thoroughly and apply all over the scalp and hair. Leave the mask for 15-20 minutes after wearing a shower cap on your hair. Wash off using a mild shampoo. This mask will provide deep conditioning to the hair and leave them soft and shiny.
3. Hydrating Coconut Oil And Hibiscus Mask For Hair Growth
2-3 tbsp. Hibiscus Powder
2 tbsp. Coconut Oil
Mix both the ingredients in a bowl to get a thick paste. Apply all over your scalp and hair and leave it on your hair for an hour. By hydrating and moisturizing the scalp, this mask will aid in hair growth when used once or twice a week regularly.
4. Anti-Dandruff Hibiscus And Yogurt Hair Mask
Fresh red hibiscus flowers – 8-10 or more according to the length of your hair
Thick yogurt –3 to 4 tablespoons
Honey –1 tablespoon
Rosemary essential oil – a few drops (optional)
Collect fresh red hibiscus flowers, wash them thoroughly and grind the petals adding thick yogurt. The paste should not be runny. You can hang the yogurt in a muslin cloth for an hour to remove water. Add honey and essential oil and apply all over the scalp and hair and leave it for 30 minutes to work. Rinse off your with mild shampoo. The masks will soothe the scalp and help to get rid of dandruff. If your hair is too oily, use egg white instead of yogurt.
5. Hibiscus & Almond Oil Pack To Improve Texture Of Hair
8 to 10 fresh hibiscus flower
2 tbsp. Almond oil
Wash the flowers thoroughly and grind them to paste. Turn the paste in a bowl. Mix almond oil and milk. Now apply this pack on your hair strands and scalp thoroughly. Keep the on your hair for 15-20 minutes to work and them wash off with mild shampoo. No need to use conditioner. The texture of your hair will improve drastically with regular use. Hair roots will be strengthened and hair from thinning.