Kefir hair mask is the the best choice for your hair, because this mask provides many cosmetic effects on the cells of the scalp, follicles, and hair roots.
Here are some of the kefir benefits for hair:
1.It is a excellent care for greasy, fatty, dirty strands (due to organic acids).
2.It activates hair growth, and it is the natural remedy against gray hair.
3. It also helps to get rid of dandruff, split ends and prevents hair loss.
4. Restores damaged and brittle hair, make them stronger.
5.Provides blood flow to the follicles.
6. It gives the hair volume and density, capacity and strength.
In this article we will present you five different types of kefir hair masks:
Kefir Mask to Treat Dry Hair
- 3 tablespoons of kefir
- 1 tablespoon of castor oil
- 1 tablespoon of burdock oil
- 1 tablespoon of olive oil
- 1 egg yolk
Stir 3 tablespoons kefir with 1 tablespoon castor, burdock or olive oil and 1 egg yolk. Apply it on scalp and whole length of your hair, put a shower cap on. Leave the mask on for 1 hour and then wash off with warm water and shampoo.
Kefir Mask to Cure Oily Hair
- 1 tablespoon of blue clay
- 1 cup of kefir
- 3-4 drops of rosemary essential oil
Mix the ingredients well until you get a smooth paste. Rub this mixture gently into your scalp. After half an hour wash your hair with shampoo. This mask is ideal for oily and normal hair, gives volume and healthy shine to hair preventing the appearance of grease.
Milk Kefir for Hair Loss
If you want to stimulate your hair growth and minimize hair loss – then this recipe is exactly for you!
- a teaspoon of yeast
- 2 tablespoons of onion juice
- a cup of milk kefir
Mix the ingredients well and apply the mixture on damp hair. Apply the mixture on hair and leave it on for 30 minutes. Wash your hair with shampoo as usual. Use several times a week.
Kefir for Itchy Scalp
- 5 grams of fresh yeast
- 100 ml of fat yogurt
- 1 tablespoon of honey
Mix all the ingredients together and then spread on your hair and leave the mixture on for 30 minutes. Carefully wash your hair with your favorite shampoo. It is recommended to use this mask every day for 10 days. After completing this course once a week you can repeat the procedure as a preventive measure.
Simple Kefir Mask for Shiny Hair
All you need to prepare this amazing hair mask, depending on your hair length, is 0,3 – 0,5 ml of kefir or yogurt, previously kept at room temperature for at least one hour. Apply the mixture to your head and gently rub into the hair starting at the root throughout the entire length. Once you have finished the treatment, cover your head with a plastic bag and a towel or a warm scarf. Leave it on for 1-2 hours, then rinse with a shampoo. Do this treatment at least once a week and your hair will become soft, smooth and shiny. After 2-3 months you will be amazed by the health and beauty benefits of this mask.
How You Can Use This Kefir Hair Mask?
You should apply fresh made mask with kefir just after you prepared it. You can store some of homemade masks in refrigerator for 1-2 days, but for most of them it is always better to prepare one portion of mask. Choose hair masks according to your hair and scalp type because wrong mask can make your hair look worse. Before applying you need to warm up the mask to a comfortable temperature using water bath or just put bowl with mask in hot water for some time, because warm up mask will work better. If you apply mask on clean hair then do light massage to your scalp, it will increase blood flow in scalp and will help absorption and distribution of nutrients If you apply mask not to freshly washed hair it is not recommended to do massage – do not rub dust and styling products in to skin. Keep mask on your hair exactly specified time and wash hair with plenty of water afterwards. If you applied mask on clean hair you do not need to use shampoo when washing it off, just water will be enough.