As promised, next in the line of DIY Argan Hair Care Recipe is Simple & Easy DIY Argan Oil for Hair Mask. Argan Oil is recognized globally and gaining popularity for its skincare and hair care benefits. Our very own HY Vitamins Moroccan Argan Oil Premium Skin Care and Hair Care Range is inspired by this wonderful “Liquid Gold” from Morocco.
For this recipe, you need very few ingredients and the recipe is super easy to make. Ready to get started?
Recipe Name: DIY Argan Oil for Hair Mask
Virgin Olive Oil – 4 Tsp.
Honey – 2 Tsp.
Essential Oil of Your Choice – 3 -4 drops
ACV – 2 Tsp.
Argan Oil – 2 Tsp.
Epsom Salt – 4 Tsp.
In a mixing bowl, add the olive oil, honey, argan oil and Epsom salt. Whisk till they blend well.
Now, add 3 – 4 drops of your favorite essential oil. Don’t have an idea? Check my list below to choose one for your requirement!
Now, give it a stir and apply to your hair and scalp.
Leave it sit for about half hour and wash off your hair with our Argan Shampoo.
Isn’t it simple and easy? Yes, quick too! So want to know why this mask is great for your scalp and hair? Read on to know more about the ingredients.
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Though there are many different variants in Olive Oil, Extra Virgin is the best you can lay your hands on!
Do you know Olive Oil helps deal with dandruff and dry or flaky scalp? Yes, thanks to the fungi and bacteria fighting properties of Olive oil, it’s a great addition to your hair care routine.
Split ends and even frizz can be effectively tamed with Olive oil, thanks to the antioxidants in the Olive oil.
That’s not all. It is an excellent hair conditioner, prevents secretion of DTH Hormones that are blamed for hair loss and hair thinning and also, a great scalp stimulator. This gentle stimulation enhances blood flow to the scalp and promotes healthier hair growth.
Wondering if you can put honey on your hair? Of course, you can!
Do you know the humectant property of honey acts like an emollient to make your hair soft and smooth? Yes, humectants means it helps retain moisture. This also means it is an awesome moisturizer and conditioner.
It is loaded with minerals and vitamins, making your hair soft, shiny and also healthy. It is a great food you can give your hair.
Honey is a proven antibacterial agent and rich in antioxidants too. This means, it can help manage a few scalp conditions and also enhance hair growth.
If you are worried about the lightening properties of honey, slightly warm it before use!
ACV (Apple Cider Vinegar)
It’s a great cleanser and restores pH levels. It also helps control and eliminates dandruff naturally. Hwoever, if you have extremely dry hair, make sure to reduce the quantity of ACV if you feel the hair dries out after this mask. However, Olive Oil, Argan Oil and Honey should take care of the problem!
Many of us have heard a lot about Epsom salts and probably, saw our grandmother use it regularly. If you always wondered why, there are scores of benefits that Epsom salt offers our skin, hair and body. First things first – about hair care uses of Epsom salt.
Epsom salt will help de-grease your hair by eliminating excess oil from your hair. Yes, this means, your hair will look fuller when you wash off! Besides, the minerals in Epsom salt will strengthen and repair your hair, in particular, the strands damaged due to heat styling.
It is also a great de-frizz agent, so it can leave your hair softer, fuller and frizz-free.
Besides, it is a great cleanser. So if you use a lot of styling products or gels, your hair is likely to accumulate dirt and grime soon. This pile-up can trigger several hair and scalp problems including dandruff and itchy scalp. Besides, with many chemicals put on your hair, it can go dry and hard. This mask will also help cleanse your hair and scalp gently, removing any accumulated dirt and grime.
Though there are many different essential oils used in hair care, here, we are going to look at a few of my favorites!
It’s a great essential oil with many benefits and what’s not to love about the fragrance? It helps soothe and calm hair and scalp, balances scalp oil production, promotes hair growth and also, helps fight dandruff and itchy scalp.
Invigorating smell and a great anti-septic, it also helps treat hair loss.
It’s a great antiseptic and astringent, hence helps regulate dry or oily scalp. Excellent for treating hair loss and dandruff. It promotes hair growth by stimulating hair follicles and scalp.
We will discuss more about essential oils in the coming posts. So try out this recipe and do feed us back with your results! For best results, use our very own Argan Shampoo for washing off your hair.