Mask of sour cream for dry and brittle hair; home cooking recipes (for growth, nutritious, with yeast) — text and video instructions
Sour cream hair mask — This is one of the most common means to care for the hair at home. This mask is very easy to prepare yourself. You will be surprised how simple and effective this method of hair care is if you try it yourself.
The mask of sour cream is suitable only for owners of dry, brittle or normal hair. For girls with oily hair is better to refuse such a procedure.
The whole snag of this method of hair care is that sour cream must be fresh and of high quality, because otherwise it will be impossible to achieve the desired effect. That is why sour cream for hair masks should be taken on the market, but not in the store. It is best to find a permanent supplier who makes sour cream on their own.
We suggest that you familiarize yourself with the recipes for making masks from sour cream for different types of hair.
Dry hair — This is a fairly common problem of many women around the world. There are a large number of various moisturizing masks and balms, however, not all of them help. Sour cream mask — an excellent moisturizer for dry hair. To prepare such a mask of homemade sour cream can be as follows:
- You will need sour cream, egg yolk, bee honey, and raw potatoes.
- Peel the potatoes and rub on a fine grater. Wrap in cheesecloth and squeeze the juice.
- Mix potato juice with raw egg yolk and stir until smooth.
- In the mixture, add one teaspoon of honey and sour cream.
- Apply a mask based on sour cream on the hair roots and leave for half an hour, after which it can be washed off with a shampoo.
If you are the owner of not only dry, but also curly and unruly hair, then you will be helped by a slightly different option of making a sour cream mask. In order to make such a mask, you need to mix one spoonful of olive and castor oil, then add sour cream and egg yolk. All this must be mixed until homogeneous and heated slightly in a water bath. Apply the heated smetannaya mask on dry hair, cover with a thick towel and hold for half an hour. After that you can wash off the mask with your shampoo.
Ingredients like horseradish or mustard are usually added to masks based on sour cream for hair growth. Thus you can accelerate the growth of hair at home, as well as significantly strengthen their structure. In order to make such a mask of sour cream, you need to do the following:
- Take a large root of horseradish, wash and clean it, then rub it on a fine grater.
- Add one tablespoon of fat sour cream to ground horseradish.
- Stir the mixture and add a teaspoon of liquid honey.
- Then add half a teaspoon of vegetable or olive oil and lemon juice.
- Stir it all up and add a tablespoon of oatmeal. Stir until smooth, then apply the mixture to your hair for forty minutes.
This mask can be done no more than two times a week. Since the composition of the mask is quite fat, be careful, because it will be very problematic to wash it off. May need a little more shampoo than usual.
You can also accelerate the growth of hair and stop their loss with the help of sour cream and mustard. And you can make such a mask according to the following recipe.
- Take three raw eggs and separate the yolk from the protein, mix with a tablespoon of cranberry juice.
- Add to the mixture a tablespoon of sour cream and mustard.
- Also add a teaspoon of apple cider vinegar and mix all the ingredients thoroughly to get a homogeneous mass.
- Apply the resulting mask of sour cream and mustard to your hair for 15 minutes, then rinse with a shampoo.
Be careful, as mustard can slightly dry the scalp. If after applying such a mask you get dandruff, the amount of mustard should be halved.
Weakened hair is particularly in need of good care, and it can provide a mask with sour cream and kefir. Dairy products should be mixed in the same proportions, and then applied to the entire length of the hair. You can also add a tablespoon of mayonnaise to the mixture, however, in this case it will be harder to wash it off. After applying such a hair mask, your hair will be thicker and healthier.
There is also a recipe for a nourishing hair mask with cucumber and sour cream. And you can cook it this way:
- Grate a medium-sized cucumber on a fine grater.
- Add to it a fresh chicken egg and mix well.
- Heat a little burdock oil in the water bath, then add it to the cucumber and chicken egg.
- Add two tablespoons of sour cream, stir the mixture and apply on hair roots for 25 minutes, then rinse with hot water and shampoo.
The mask of yeast and sour cream for hair will provide your hair with essential vitamins, as well as accelerate hair growth. You can prepare such a mask at home in this way.: Take two teaspoons of dry yeast and stir them in warm milk. Leave to infuse for about an hour, and in the meantime mix two tablespoons of sour cream with a tablespoon of honey. When the yeast is infused, add them to the creamy-honey mixture and mix well. Gently rub the resulting mask into the scalp, then leave the mixture on the hair for an hour. It is possible to wash off the mask with chamomile decoction, so that the hair does not just get healthier, but also become more shiny and obedient. You can also use a variety of essential oils to enhance the effectiveness of such a mask.
Whichever method you use to make a mask based on sour cream for hair, you should take into account that sour cream is a rather fat product, which makes it rather difficult to wash it off. But it is necessary to wash off such a mask to the end, otherwise your hair will look greasy and untidy. Read more about making masks from sour cream in the video below.