Homemade Hair Pack for Dull and Damaged Hair

‘Invest in your hair because it is the crown that you will never take off.’ Quarantine has given us all the time in the world, so, why not spend some time pampering yourself. Scroll down to find a list of homemade hair packs for dull, damaged, silky, soft, long, and thick hair. A homemade hair pack will help you repair and grow your hair without the use of any chemicals. Just a little extra effort and you can restore the glory of your hair. 

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Homemade Hair Pack for Healthy Hair

1. Egg and Yogurt Hair Pack for Soft and Silky Hair

Eggs are packed with nutrients and proteins that make it a perfect choice for healthy and glossy hair. It improves hair elasticity, prevents dandruff, repairs damaged hair, reduces hair breakage, and adds shine to the hair. 

Yogurt is packed with proteins that nourish and promote hair growth. The lactic acid present in yogurt is great for cleansing the scalp and removing the dead skin cells. 

  • For Oily Hair: Use egg white only 
  • For Dry Hair: Use the yolk

Steps to Make the Hair Mask

  • Beat eggs and yogurt together in a bowl to form a consistent paste
  • Squeeze the juice of one lemon and mix into it
  • Add one tablespoon of olive/almond oil
  • Apply this paste on your hair evenly.
  • Leave it for the next 20-30 minutes
  • Rinse it with water and shampoo your hair
  • Use a mild conditioner
  • Apply this hair pack twice a week for best results

2. Honey and Yogurt Hair Mask for Treating Dandruff

Honey is a natural humectant that makes it a perfect choice to retain the moisture of the hair. It is also an emollient that helps to smoothen and soften the hair. It adds sheen and shine to hair. Additionally, it reduces frizz and strengthens hair follicles. 

Steps to Make the Hair Mask

  • Add two tablespoons of yogurt in a bowl.
  • Mix one tablespoon of honey and lemon juice
  • Mix the ingredients well to form a smooth paste.
  • Apply it on your hair and leave it for the next 20 to 30 minutes
  • Wash it off with a mild shampoo and conditioner
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3. Banana and Honey Homemade Hair Pack for Dry Hair

Banana is a great option for hair growth. It moisturizes the scalp, prevents breakage, improves hair elasticity, and adds shine to the hair. Additionally, it prevents dandruff and makes hair stronger and thicker. 

Steps to Make the Hair Mask

  • Beat one egg and one mashed banana in a bowl to make a smooth paste
  • Add 3 tablespoons each of milk and honey
  • Mix 5 tablespoons of olive oil
  • Mix the ingredients well and apply this pack to your hair
  • Rinse it off with a mild shampoo and conditioner after 20 to 30 minutes
  • Apply it twice a week for best results

4. Flaxseeds and Lemon Juice Homemade Hair Pack for Thick Hair

Flaxseeds have high amounts of Omega-3 fatty acids that promote hair growth. It nourishes the hair follicles and makes the hair shafts less prone to damage. It is a perfect choice for reviving the health of your hair.

Steps to Make the Hair Mask

  • Soak one cup of flaxseeds in water for 8 to 10 hours
  • Next morning, add some more water and boil the soaked flaxseeds
  • Reduce the flame and add one tablespoon of lemon juice
  • A few minutes later, turn off the flame and leave it to cool down
  • Mix a few drops of any essential oil 
  • Apply this pack and leave it overnight
  • Wash your hair with normal shampoo and conditioner

5. Aloe Vera Homemade Hair Pack for Damaged and Dry Hair

The proteolytic enzymes present in Aloe Vera repair the dead skin cells on the scalp. It is a great conditioner for soft and silky hair. Additionally, it reduces dandruff, promotes hair growth, and prevents itching on the scalp. 

Steps to Make the Hair Mask

  • Mix 3 tablespoons of yogurt, 4 tablespoons of Aloe Vera and 2 tablespoons of olive/coconut/almond oil in a bowl
  • Divide your hair into different sections and apply the paste from the hair roots to the tips
  • Rinse it off using lukewarm water

6. Gram Flour Hair Pack for Soft and Silky Hair

Gram flour has a multitude of benefits of hair. The proteins in it nourish and rejuvenate hair follicles, reduce hair loss, fights dandruff, and adds volume and shine to the hair. Coconut milk is high in lauric acid that is known for its ability to strengthen hair cuticle. Apart from this, it reduces hair loss, revitalizes dull and dry hair, and prevents dandruff.

Steps to Make the Hair Mask

  • Mix 3 tablespoons of gram flour and one cup of coconut milk in a bowl
  • Blend it well to ensure there are no lumps
  • Apply this mixture starting from hair roots to tips
  • Leave it for the next 20 to 30 minutes
  • Rinse it off with mild shampoo and conditioner using lukewarm water

7. Amla Powder (Gooseberry) and Lemon Juice for Dry Hair

Amla powder (Gooseberry) is known for the plethora of benefits for hair. Its anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties help to prevent dandruff formation. Apart from this, Amla powder stimulates hair growth, prevents scalp infections, prevents greying of hair, and strengthens the hair roots. 

Steps to Make the Hair Mask

  • Mix two tablespoons each of Amla powder (gooseberry) and lemon juice in a bowl
  • Apply this smooth paste on your hair roots and tips
  • Rinse it off with a mild shampoo after 10-20 minutes
  • Repeat the process twice a week for best results

8. Coconut Oil and Honey Homemade Hair Pack for Repairing Damaged Hair

Coconut oil has high moisture-retaining properties that prevent hair breakage and keeps them moist and soft. The fatty acids present in coconut oil penetrates deeply into the hair than regular conditions. 

Steps to Make the Hair Mask

  • Mix one tablespoon each of coconut oil and honey in a bowl
  • Heat up the mixture until it melts completely
  • Apply this mixture on your hair evenly and leave it for 10 to 20 minutes
  • Rinse it off with normal water

Concluding Thoughts

Life is not perfect but your hair can always be! Give a new shine to your hair with natural homemade hair packs. Most of these hair packs take less than 10 minutes to prepare and the ingredients used are easily available. So, this quarantine pamper yourself because self-love is the best love.