Curd is a perfect tonic for improving the quality of hair. Yogurt is rich in vitamin B5 and proteins that are beneficial for hair. The protein content in curd helps to moisturize hair and get rid of dandruff. The rich creamy yogurt(dahi) also contains antibacterial agents, which help to give relief from irritation and itchiness of the scalp.
Curd is a good conditioner for hair which also imparts shine and prevents dandruff. Curd(dahi) is used in making several hair masks by combining it with spices, like methi powder and pepper, lime juice, gram flour, egg and henna. Curd feeds and nurture the hair and scalp with natural nutrients that help in making the hair healthy and lustrous.
People are suffering from variety of issues related to hair. The problems such as hair fall, dry hair, and damaged hair are becoming very miserable for people with such hair issues. Curd(dahi) is such an important ingredient that helps in making your hair soft, lustrous and beautiful. It is better to avoid the cosmetic products available in the market. Rather it is better to make few homemade hair packs with curd. The natural packs are really important to provide best deal for your hair. Let us discuss about the homemade curd hair packs that is worth in making your hair wonderful.
Curd is a handy ingredient available at many homes, it’s moisturizing properties grabbed a big list of benefits for hair and beauty. Use curd in your hair packs and hair treatments to cure and prevent many hair problems. It acts as a natural conditioner and is an ideal choice to treat the dry, damaged and frizzy hair.
Quinoa and Yogurt hair mask
The presence of protein and lactic acid in yogurt helps to take care of the hair and nourish it deeply. Quinoa will help to repair the damaged, dry and frizzy hair strands from deep within. In a bowl add two tablespoons each of yogurt and quinoa. Mix it well. For better results you can add a few drops of macadamia oil, raspberry seed oil or sweet almond oil to this mixture. Apply it all over your scalp and cover all the hair strands from tip to roots in it. Wait for half an hour to forty – five minutes before you wash off the mask. Use a natural shampoo to wash your hair. Do this twice a week for silky, soft and gorgeous hair in a month.
Strawberry and Yogurt’s benefits on your hair
The nourishment your hair will get from this hair pack is beyond measure. Damaged and dull hair will be a problem of the past. You will have to use a blender and combine yogurt(one-fourth cup), strawberries (three to four in number) and coconut oil(two tablespoons) together. When you get a paste of right consistency add one whole egg to it and mix well. Cover your hair and scalp with this mask for half an hour. Wash with cold water and a natural shampoo. Doing this once every week will be enough to take care of your hair problems.
Coconut oil will help to increase the growth of your hair. Yogurt acts as a natural hair softening agent and deals with frizzy and damaged hair by giving it a glow. Eggs are rich with proteins and they provide the hair with the nutrients it needs. Strawberries are for the dazzling shine and glamour you want for your hair.
Power of Yogurt and Avocado for gorgeous hair
For this hair pack you will need a cup of yogurt, half an avocado (ripe), one tablespoon of honey and olive oil(two tablespoons).
In a bowl mash the avocado and make sure it is free from every lump. Now, add all the other components to it and mix well. Apply it all over your hair. Don’t leave out the roots of your hair. After half an hour wash it off with cold water. It is perfect for once a week. Avocado has Vitamin E, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties in it. It takes care of the hair and nourishes it from within. This is the perfect hair care solution for you.
Curd hair pack for smooth and manageable hair
- Lemon juice
How to make
Take two table spoons of curd in a bowl and combine it with few drops of honey and lemon juice extracted from a single lemon. Mix all the ingredients together and form a spreadable paste. Now apply this pack completely to hair roots, scalp and its tips by flipping the layers of hair. Let it sit for half an hour and then rinse off thoroughly to get the smooth and manageable hair texture.
Curd pack to treat dandruff
One of the finest advantages of curd is its effective working on dandruff, it is able to fight with dandruff and can make it to not come again by its natural antifungal and antibacterial properties. It helps for the boost of hair growth by working as a natural cleanser, while helping you to escape from the unwanted dandruff formed in the scalp.
- Powder from fenugreek seeds
- Onion juice
How to make
Take three table spoons of curd and mix it up with five table spoons of fenugreek powder and two table spoons of onion juice. Mix them correct and apply it over the entire scalp, allow it to stay on the scalp for more than an hour and then rinse off. Follow this remedy for two times a week until you notice the changes in your itchy and dandruff falling scalp.
Curd pack to treat hair fall
The following remedy will helps you to stop the hair fall and skip out the gray hairs that are making you feel embarrassed.
- Henna leaves
How to make
Take handful of henna leaves and mix them with same amount of curry leaves. Now grind them to make fine powder. Take three table spoons of this powder and mix it with three table spoons of curd. Spread it as a pack to your hair and scalp and leave the paste for 30 to 45 minutes, and then rinse off with a mild shampoo and pat. This is a good treatment to stop the hair fall. Follow this remedy for few months to skip your gray hair without cutting or covering.
Curd for hair to increase hair growth
From the many benefits offering by curd to hair, increasing growth of the hair is yet another important perk it is serving.
- Hibiscus leaves
- Coconut oil
How to make
Take handful of hibiscus leaves and grind them with the help of curd. Prepare small ball from this paste and drop them in the boiling coconut oil, let it boil for five to ten minutes and get it down. Now apply this oil to the scalp and leave it for an hour or two and then rinse off. it helps to manage the hair growth.
Benefits of yogurt for hair
Curd/dahi used to make the hair more manageable
Curd has the quality to tame frizzy hair. People with curly hair often face this problem. A pack made with curd aloe Vera gel and coconut oil helps in making the hair easily manageable. Apply the pack on the hair and scalp and wash well after 20 minutes.
Curd to control dandruff
The anti-fungal properties of curd help in getting rid of dandruff. Simply rub the scalp with curd with no lumps. Leave it for an hour and then shampoo the hair.
Curd, lemon and honey together also make a good pack to reduce and get rid of dandruff. Mix curd, some lemon juice and few drops of honey and apply the paste in the scalp. Wash the hair after 30 minutes.
Curd/Dahi to reduce hair fall
A mixture of pepper and curd used daily for washing the hair helps in reducing hair fall.
Curd and Alma powder can be mixed together to make a paste that can be applied on the scalp and hair to reduce hair loss.
Curd for shining hair
Pepper and curd mixed together can be used for washing the hair to achieve soft silky hair.
Curd masks for damaged hair
Curd and egg yolk together make an excellent mask for dry hair that get damaged and dull with help of proteins and lactic acid present in the two ingredients. This nutrient enhances the growth of hair, moisturizes the hair and keeps them healthy and shining. The pack also helps to prevent the excessive secretion of oil from the scalp to prevent the hair to give a lifeless appearance.
Curd and olive oilcan be used together by those persons who have dry and flaky scalp .Mix about three spoons of olive oil in a cup of curd and massage it well into the scalp. Wash the hair with a mild shampoo after half an hour.
Curd pack for conditioning the hair
Curd and black gram or urad whole are used to make a pack for conditioning the hair. This pack is made by soaking black gram overnight and then grinding it in the morning and mixing a cup of thick curd in it. Apply the paste on the scalp and hair, and wash after 30 minutes with a mild shampoo. The hair becomes soft and healthy after the washes.
Some other hair packs with curd
Banana and curd hair pack provides benefits to the hair. It helps in keeping the hair frizz free and shining. It is good cure for hair loss asit keeps the hair hydrated by moisturizing it. It is well known for its quality to prevent hair fall. Mix ripe banana pulp with curd, honey and little milk in a blender and apply it on damp hair. Wash with a mild shampoo after 20 minutes.
Amla with Curd is a popular well known Ayurveda cure for prevention and cure of dandruff and other scalp problems. The healthy yeast in curd mixed with amla powder in the pack provides complete relief too many scalp problems. Leave the pack in the hair and scalp for 30 minutes before washing it off with a mild shampoo.
Curd, almond oil and eggs make a paste which provides instant shine to the hair. Add almond oil and 2 eggs in a cup of whipped milk. Apply on the scalp and keep the head covered with a shower cap for half an hour. The nutrition of the rich ingredients will penetrate deep into the hair follicles to nourish them. Shampoo the hair thoroughly after 30 minutes.
Egg and yogurt
The natural conditioner for your hair can be made with the combination of curd and egg. You have to break an egg in a container and add two spoons of curd in it. Mix them well and apply over your hair. This mask needs to be kept for 20 minutes and then wash with cold water. This is a natural conditioner which will leave your hair shiny and lustrous.
Henna and yogurt
You can get mehendi plant in your garden from where you can pluck leaves and dry it. Also include dried amla, sikakai reetha etc with it. Grind it and make powder. Now take boiled water and soak half cup of henna and 2 spoons of curd. Mix both the ingredients well and apply over your hair. This hair mask will make your hair soft and healthy with control in hair fall completely.
Aloe vera with curd
Aloe Vera is another wonderful natural remedy that helps in creating healthy hair with control over dandruff. For this you need to take half cup of curd and gel extracted from two aloe Vera leaves. Combine both the ingredients and apply on your hair covering the portions of scalp. Leave this hair pack for 20 minutes and then wash away with simple water. Do not apply shampoo immediately. During the first day just wash your hair with simple water. But the next day use a mild shampoo to wash off the remains. This will give you dandruff free attractive hair.
Curd and mayonnaise hair pack for dry frizzy hairs
If you are tired with your frizzy hairs and nothing seems to make your locks behave better, you need to try out this easy curd treatment at home and you can feel the difference right after the first use. Both curd and mayonnaise has extreme moisturizing properties that can tame even the worst kind of hair dryness and frizz. If you suffer from split ends frequently, then too using this pack, once in a month can be an effective way to put a stop to the problem.
Take 2 spoons of sour curd and add 1 spoon of mayonnaise to it. You can increase the amount of both the ingredients maintaining the same proportion according to the length and volume of your hairs. Mix the ingredients well and apply it onto washed hairs lavishly. Let it set for 10 minutes and then wash off with water. Use a shampoo afterwards only if your hairs are too much weighed down.
Curd and coffee pack for gorgeous hairs
Do you want to make your hairs all shiny and you also love that chocolate tinge on your hairs? You really need not to color your hairs with harmful chemicals for that. A pack of curd and coffee can be most helpful to give your hairs a nice shade of coffee while moisturizing and nourishing the locks. Here is how you can make this pack.
Take 3 spoons of curd and add 2 full spoons of coffee powder to it. Mix the two well and then apply to your hairs. Cover your head with a shower cap and leave on for 3-4 hours at least. Now wash off your hairs with plain water but do not shampoo. Once your hairs have dried fully, you will be amazed with the shine and shade of your hairs.