5 Awesome DIY Honey Hair Masks

Can Honey Be Good For Hair?

Honey is not only an excellent product for consumption but also for your hair and skin. In our previous article, we already introduced you to the amazing benefits that honey can have, include moisturization, cleansing and wound healing. In this article, learn about how you can include honey in several hair masks and treatments to address any concerns you have with your hair.

Hair Mask #1 Honey And Olive Oil Hair Mask

Hair Mask #1 Honey And Olive Oil Hair Mask

Benefits Combining honey and lemon is great for hair growth. Additionally, the lemon juice found in this hair mask can also be used to clean follicles that could be causing hair loss. Lemon juice’s natural acidity level can help tighten hair follicles, increasing hair growth and retention.
Ingredients

3 tablespoon honey

2 tablespoons olive oil

1 tablespoon lemon juice

Instructions Mix ingredients together until fully integrated. Massage mixture into the scalp and roots. Leave on for 30 minutes, then rinse the mixture from the hair. Wash it thoroughly with shampoo. Follow with a hair conditioner for extra moisture. (Check out our DIY Shea and Honey deep conditioner at the end of this article!)
Hair Mask #2 Honey And Jojoba Oil Scalp Treatment

Hair Mask #2 Honey And Jojoba Oil Scalp Treatment

Benefits

The honey in this scalp treatment adds moisture to the scalp to address and flakiness. Jojoba oil can provide extra moisture to nourish the hair, and can even help to dissolve excess sebum on the scalp that causes dandruff.

Ingredients

1 tablespoon honey

1 tablespoon jojoba oil

Instructions

Combine ingredients and mix well. Gently massage into scalp and hair roots. Leave on for 30 minutes, then rinse well. Wash hair with shampoo.

Hair Mask #3 Coconut Milk And Honey Hair Mask

Hair Mask #3 Coconut Milk And Honey Hair Mask

Benefits

Coconut milk is an excellent product to use in your hair. It is great for dry and itchy scalps due to its moisturizing properties. The two of them together can also boost hair follicles which lead to promoting hair growth. On top of that, coconut oil can also improve hair quality and reduce frizz.

Ingredients

4 tablespoons coconut milk

2 teaspoons honey

Instructions

Mix the ingredients until smooth. Gently massage the hair treatment into the scalp and hair roots, then leave on for 10-15 minutes in the shower. Rinse well, then shampoo. Follow up with conditioner. (Check out our DIY Shea and Honey deep conditioner at the end of this article!)

Hair Mask #4 Avocado And Honey Hair Mask

Hair Mask #4 Avocado And Honey Hair Mask

Benefits

Why put avocado in your hair, you might ask? Avocado is a wonderful antioxidant that can help to prevent hair and scalp damage from excessive exposure to the sun. Combining the natural oils in avocado together with honey can help to nourish and condition the hair from root to tip.

Ingredients

1 ripe avocado, mashed to a paste

½ cup honey

Instructions

Mix the ingredients until smooth in a bowl. Apply evenly all over the scalp & hair and let sit in the shower for 10 minutes. Rinse off the hair mask with cold water followed by a mild shampoo. Repeat at least once a week for the best effect.

 

Hair Mask #5 Aloe Vera And Honey Hair Mask

Hair Mask #5 Aloe Vera And Honey Hair Mask

Benefits

Ah, wonderful aloe vera! Not only is it great for skin, but your scalp can use the benefits of aloe vera as well. It can help soothe the scalp and fight off dandruff.  

Ingredients

1 tablespoon honey

2 tablespoons aloe vera gel

2 tablespoons yoghurt

1 tablespoon olive oil

Instructions

Mix the ingredients until a smooth paste is obtained. Massage all over the hair, focusing, especially on the scalp. Let sit on the scalp for 10-20 minutes in the shower. Rinse it off with cold water, followed by a mild shampoo. Follow up with conditioner, such as the DIY one down below!

 

BONUS: Shea And Honey Deep Conditioner

Benefits

Use this hair conditioner as a follow-up after hair masks to seal in moisture. This deep conditioner is great after you’ve washed your hair with shampoo as well!

The honey and shea butter add moisture, while macadamia oil and olive oil seal in the moisture.

Ingredients

 1/4 cup Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter, or any conditioner that has organic/raw shea butter as a base

2 teaspoon raw, organic honey

1 tablespoon cold-pressed macadamia oil

1 tablespoon extra-virgin cold-pressed olive oil

Instructions

In a small disposable bowl, mix all the ingredients until very smooth. Apply to hair and evenly distribute from roots to ends. Apply a plastic cap; let it sit in your hair for 30 min. Rinse hair in cool water to seal in all that moisture. Make sure that your water is cool.

 

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