One of most popular things you can do at home for very little money is a DIY coconut oil hair mask. Cheap to buy the ingredients, easy to make and fantastically effective, it’s little wonder that so many people have turned to coconut oil to strengthen their scalp and hair.
Why is Coconut Oil so Effective for Hair?
Coconut oil is amazing for your hair because it contains fatty acids like linolec and lauric acid, which greatly benefit both the hair and scalp.
On top of that, coconut oil makes the best base for a hair mask because it also contains vitamins, especially vitamin E.
Because coconut oil is so rich and easily absorbed, the beneficial ingredients in it seep straight into your hair and scalp giving you instant health and beauty benefits.
The benefits coconut oil brings to your hair:
Adds shine, tames frizz, and smooths out flyaway hair
Promotes strong hair growth when massaged into the scalp
Improves blood circulation in the follicles, leading to stronger and longer growth
Conditions the hair without chemicals
Delivers dandruff control through its antibacterial and anti-fungal properties
So now you understand how amazing coconut oil is on hair, let’s give you five amazing and easy recipes so that you can learn how to do a coconut oil hair mask for yourself.
Coconut oil hair mask with honey twist
Honey is an amazing natural product. Not only does it taste amazing, but it helps to retain moisture in the hair. This helps to prevent hair falling out so easily, minimizing split ends. It is also a natural emollient, which helps to smooth the hair, adding sheen and shine.