Castor hair mask. How to make a hair mask with castor oil.
What is the use of castor oil for hair
Castor (castor) oil, viscous clear liquid with a slight characteristic odor. It consists of valuable fatty acids used in cosmetics — linoleic, palmitic, oleic, ricinoleate, which include face creams and skin care hair. About its magical effects on the hair, was known beauties of Ancient Egypt. They fluffed «Kiki» her hair, from which they become stronger, thicker and shinier. «Kiki» is in Egypt called castor oil.
When applied it soaks into the scalp and hair without a greasy film. During the mask, the oil penetrates deep into the hair follicle, filling it with nutrients, and is absorbed into the structure of the hair, gluing the scales from which the hair becomes smooth and strong. Castor oil is effective in combating brittleness, dullness, hair loss. It gets rid of dandruff, heal the scalp from excessive dryness or greasiness. You should not refuse from castor masks, if you don’t like the smell of oil. For a more pleasant aroma, add to the mix 2-3 drops of any essential oils – pine, grapefruit, rose, lavender, etc.
Castor masks: indications and recommendations for use
If your tresses are exposed to daily exposure to the heat of the Hairdryer «Ironing,» monthly or discolored, or stained, castor masks should be done weekly to prevent the hair did not become thin and get hurt. In this case, it is not necessary to do complex masks, it is enough to apply the warmed castor oil which is bought in the pharmacy. Duration of preventive treatments is 40-60 minutes.
If hair problems arose — they began to fall out, fade, break, dandruff, itching — you want a more intense effect. The mask introduce additional ingredients – yogurt, alcohol, herbal tinctures, vitamins, herbs, etc. the Duration of such masks is a few hours from two to eight (left overnight), the number – two treatments per week.
Hair with superimposed structure is covered with polythene and wrap a towel. Wash off the mask with regular shampoo. Oil is not always washed away with the first or second time, so shampooing must be repeated. The appearance of the hair improves after the first mask, the indigenous way, the problem is eliminated with regular exposure within one to two to three months. Especially if for hair loss. For masks use only natural ingredients – if honey is natural, if the milk or cream, then the village, from the market. Eggs are also advisable to use home.
Castor masks can transform not only the problem, but the hair and eyelashes. To do this, just need to brush it every evening with a brush dipped in castor oil. The role of the brush can be used brush from the carcass, which must be washed thoroughly.
Castor mask for dry hair
1. Dandruff. Olive, castor oil and shampoo (all components in 1 tbsp), mix, RUB into the roots. The remaining mixture to distribute through the hair. To keep an hour.
2. To strengthen and revitalize hair. Mix one part oil — castor, olive and burdock (usually take a tablespoon). Add ten drops of vitamin A oil solution which is sold in pharmacies. To lubricate the scalp pomassirovti it for five minutes. The remaining oil mixture to lubricate the hair, spreading over the length. If possible, keep the mask all night.
3. For weakened and damaged hair. Take a big spoon of castor oil and honey, add two egg yolks, mix well. RUB it into the roots, massage. The remnants of the mask, apply on hair, keep at least 2 hours.
4. Revitalizing mask. Freshly squeezed juice of one lemon and mix with 4 big spoons of castor oil. The mixture is applied on hair, lasts 40 minutes. Regularity of use, once in ten days. The mask restores the hair structure.
Castor masks for oily hair
1. Dandruff. Mix equal parts of the tincture of calendula (sold in pharmacies) and castor oil. RUB into the skin and the hair roots. Wash your hair with shampoo after 40 minutes. Calendula tincture can help relieve itching and inflammation.
2. To strengthen the roots. Half a Cup of warm yogurt mix with a large spoon of castor oil. Part of the mask to RUB into the roots and massage gently. The rest of the greased hair. Keep at least an hour. Kefir helps to normalize the sebaceous glands, together with castor oil revitalizes the hair and gives them Shine.
3. For hair growth. A teaspoon of liquid honey mix with egg yolk, add a big spoon of castor oil, lemon juice and capsicum tincture. The infusion is buy in a pharmacy or do yourself: a glass of vodka insist 10 days, two things the red hot peppers. Mask to keep hour.
Castor masks for normal hair
1. Dandruff. Take a small spoon of vinegar (6%) and glycerine, add 2 large tablespoons of castor oil and egg yolk. Mix ingredients and RUB into the roots lightly, massage for five minutes. Leave for 2 hours on the hair. Mask fights dandruff and nourishes the scalp.
2. This mask will help stop hair loss. You need to take equal parts of alcohol (vodka) and castor oil, thoroughly mixing them, RUB it into the roots. The effect of the mask is enhanced from prolonged exposure of the mixture to the skin. It is therefore advisable to leave it for the night. If circumstances do not permit, keep a minimum of two hours.
3. For hair density. The mask helps to revitalize the dormant hair bulbs and boost hair growth from the follicles. In addition to castor oil you will need aloe juice and onions. To obtain the juice, fleshy aloe leaf wash, and by removing the thorns are sharp and finely chop. Fold the crumbled pieces in cheesecloth and squeeze the juice. His mask only need one tablespoon. The juice of onion squeeze in the same way, only the crushed onion on a small grater or blender to a pulp. To combine the aloe juice and two large spoons of castor oil and onion juice. RUB into the roots. Leave at least two hours.