Monsoon Hair Care 101: DIY Hair Masks


Monsoon is finally here to reprieve us from the skyrocketing temperatures and harsh heat. After a really long and warm summer, we are ready to welcome the rains with our arms wide open. Our wait is over.

But, the monsoon brings its own share of problems with itself especially when it comes to your hair. Your hair faces many types of problems including dandruff, oily scalp, itchiness, frizzy hair, etc. So, it is important to take care of your hair and give them proper nourishment so that they remain healthy.

DIY Hair masks are one of the best and easiest ways to give your hair an at-home spa and protect them from the harsh weather outside.

Given below are 4 such hair masks which can be made with less and easy to acquire ingredients.

  1. Beat the frizz with yogurt

Directions: Take 3-4 tablespoons of yogurt and add one tablespoon of aloe vera gel and squeeze one lemon into the mixture. Mix it well. Apply this hair mask to your hair and leave it for 30-45 minutes. Wash it off with shampoo and conditioner.

This will leave your hair with a beautiful shine and will control the frizz. It will also help in removing dandruff and grease from your hair.

Yogurt is a natural conditioner
  1. Banana to the rescue!

Directions: Mash 2 bananas and add a drop of essential oil to the mashed bananas. Now add one tablespoon of olive oil and blend the whole mixture. Your mixture should have a creamy consistency. Apply this hair mask on clean hair and leave for 30 minutes. Wash it off with cold water and apply a small amount of conditioner to get a spa-like shine on your hair.

This hair mask nourishes your hair and prevents breakage and gives life to your dull hair.

Bananas provide nourishment to your hair
  1. Remove dandruff with apple cider

Directions: Take one tablespoon of apple cider vinegar and add 4 tablespoons of water to it. After this, mix one tablespoon of aloe vera gel and add 3-4 drops of tea tree essential oil. Apply this hair pack to the scalp and wash it off with shampoo after 25-30 minutes.

This will prevent dandruff and will also relieve the itchy scalp. It will also provide nourishment to the hair and will strengthen them.

Apple Cider Vinegar helps in removing dandruff
  1. Fenugreek for Strong and Shiny Hair

Directions: Soak half a bowl of fenugreek seeds overnight and blend these to form a paste. Add two tablespoons of olive oil to the mixture. Apply and leave this hair mask for 30 minutes.

This pack is great for combatting hair loss and strengthening your hair. It will also help in battling dandruff and frizz.

Fenugreek is your hair’s BFF
  1. Give life to your hair with the help of eggs

Directions: Add a mashed banana to one egg. Now add 5 tablespoons of olive oil and 3 tablespoons of milk and honey. Blend the mixture. Apply it to your hair and leave it for an hour. Rinse the mixture with mild shampoo and conditioner.

This hair mask will transform your dry and dull hair into shiny and bouncy tresses. Your mane will become healthy and nourished.

Eggs and Honey hair mask will strengthen your tresses

Your hair needs extra care and nourishment during the monsoon. They need to be loved and cared for so as to maintain their beauty and shine.

These DIY hair masks are extremely easy to make but will transform your damaged hair and will help in keeping them healthy and nourished throughout the rainy season. Your hair will thank you for taking care of them and for providing them with much-needed nourishment.

You won’t be able to stop yourself from flaunting your beautiful tresses after applying these masks!