Hair masks

Man hair

Many men don't bother using hair masks. However, they are an excellent idea if you want get the best possible version of your hairstyle.

Usually, hair is subjected to many chemical and environmental aggressions. And one of the best strategies to repair it and keep it healthy are hair masks.

Advantages

Zayn Malik hairstyle with toupee

Many men's hairstyles are quite demanding on the top, especially if it includes a toupee. Hair masks help maximize volume, density and thickness after just one use. All this offers the possibility of obtaining an impeccable toupee.

Flexibility is another of the secrets to showing off great hair. Rough hair is not pleasant to the eye or to the touch. These products work on the texture, leaving hair softer and more manageable, as well as with much more movement than before.

Likewise, the masks provide nutrients that breathe life into both hair and scalp. The result is stronger, hydrated and protected hair against aggressions.

How to make a natural mask

Hair mask

Preparing a homemade mask is very simple. And it is that generally ingredients that most have at home are used. Also, you only need to mix them a bit using a mixer or even a simple spoon.

The following are some of the best natural and homemade style masks. The first is the classic, egg-based. The second takes advantage of the nutrients in the fruit and olive oil, while the third contains onion.

Egg mask

Egg

The egg mask is one of the most popular. Its effectiveness is highly proven. The yolk helps to repair hair (especially the dry type) thanks to its richness in fat and protein. For its part, the role of yogurt is to soften and provide extra hydration.

Ingredients (double the amounts if you need more):

  • 1 egg
  • 2 tablespoons of plain yogurt

Addresses:

  • Add the egg yolk to a small bowl next to the natural yogurt.
  • Mix the egg yolk and natural yogurt well with the help of a spoon. Apply immediately.

Avocado mask

Avocado

Ingredients (double the amounts if you need more):

  • 1/2 banana
  • 1 / 4 Avocado
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

Addresses:

  • Add all the ingredients to a blender; or in a bowl if you prefer to grind them manually.
  • Mix the ingredients of the natural mask until you get a creamy consistency without chunks.

Onion mask

Onion

Despite its strong smell and the need to be very careful so that it does not come into contact with the eyes, the onion mask is credited with many benefits, including preventing hair loss. In addition, it is very inexpensive and easy to prepare.

Ingredients:

  • 1 / 2 cebolla

Addresses:

  • Crush the onion and then strain the juice into a small bowl. Press the onion if necessary to get all the juice out of it.
  • This mask is not applied to the hair, but to the roots. You can do it through a cotton pad previously soaked in the liquid.

Masks to buy

Osmo hair mask

If you prefer, you can use ready-made masks to save time and have a professional warranty. The market offers many good options to choose from. One of them is the Schwarzkopf Deep Nutrition Serum.

Another well-valued mask is the Osmo Deep Moisture, which stands out for being thicker than the rest. If you are looking for a Leave-in mask for express repair, consider the No products found..

Tips

Wet hair

Give it time to act

Apply it on the hair (immediately if it is homemade) and let it act for 10-15 minutes. Time may vary for ready-made masks. Then rinse and apply your regular shampoo and conditioner. Then rinse and style your hair as usual.

Retain moisture

When it comes to masks with moisturizing purposes, in order to help the hair retain as much moisture as possible, consider letting it air dry. Do not insist too much with the towel or, of course, blow hot air with a dryer.

Hair has to be clean

Massage the mask into clean hair, focusing on the tips. If it penetrates the scalp too much, it can leave it oily in some cases, which is why prevention is better.

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What is the ideal frequency?

Hair masks they are usually applied once a week. Wearing them every day can add too much moisture to your hair, causing it to appear slippery and disembodied. But it really depends on each case.

Avoid sulfates and dryers

To get the most out of your masks it is important to use sulfate-free shampoos and conditioners. They absorb moisture, leaving hair weak and brittle. You also have to be careful when using the dryer. Consider limiting its use as much as possible.


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