Caring for and styling your hair can easily and unknowingly increase your spending during the Holiday party season. Try these 5 simple hair hacks to get gorgeous hair while saving on time and money.
1. Get Lighter Hair with Lemon Juice
Mix one cup of lemon juice with ¼ cup of coconut oil. Pour the combination into a bottle and spray it onto your hair till your hair is damp. For great results, add the lemon juice to unwashed hair. Leave for one to two hours, and then rinse your hair thoroughly with lukewarm water. Mixing lemon juice with coconut oil allows your hair to lighten with out damaging it.
2. Wash Your Hair with Baking Soda
Mix one to 2 tsps. of baking soda with a small quantity of water to create a thick paste. Rub the paste into damp hair and let it sit for 15 minutes before rinsing your hair very well with lukewarm water. Baking soda eliminates styling product residue without stripping your hair of its natural oils.
3. Soak up Excess Oils with Cornstarch
Add one tsp. of cornstarch into your roots with a big makeup brush or spice shaker. Massage the cornstarch into your hair then brush it out using an organic bristle brush. Cornflower gets rid of excess oil without the using chemicals contained in dry shampoos.
4. Use Beer to Add Volume to Your Hair
Blend half of cup of flat beer with one tsp. of sunflower oil and a raw egg. Add it to cleansed, damp hair and let it sit for 15 mins before rinsing your hair very well with brisk water. Beer incorporates yeast, which assists in adding volume to limp hair.
5. Mayonnaise Can Add Shine to Dull Hair
Work regular mayonnaise into damp hair from the roots to the ends. Cover your hair with a shower cap and let it sit for about a half-hour then shampoo and rinse your hair thoroughly with cool water. Mayonnaise will add protein into your hair, making it stronger and shinier.
Having great hair doesn’t have to break the bank. By following these five hair hacks, you will have gorgeous hair and save money for the Holidays!
These hair hacks are some great ways to maintain gorgeous looking hair, particularly during the Holiday party season. But if you’re suffering from hair loss these tips aren’t enough to keep you looking the way you want. At Transitions of Wisconsin we have over 50 years experience in successful hair restoration for men and women. To schedule a free hair and scalp analysis, contact us today!