Are you suffering from hair fall or have your hairs become dull and dry? Are you trying to get some natural tinge on your locks to match with your new style or you are just eager to get rid of that irritating dandruff? Whatever might be the reason of concern for your hairs, there is always a homemade hair pack to provide your hairs with everything that they might need. Be it hair fall, dandruff, dry and damaged hairs, oily and limp hair, growing your hairs quickly or just adding a natural color to them, the right hair pack can do it all.
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In this article we have compiled the Top 20 best hair packs that can deliver different results according to the requirements. So, check out the list below and find out the hair pack that is designed to meet your hair needs.
Banana and Avocado hair mask for dry, damaged hairs
If you are suffering from dry and damaged hairs, this easy homemade hair pack can be one of the best natural solutions to put a stop to your problems. Both banana and avocado are rich in nutrients that can nourish the hairs and banish any trace of dryness and damage.
Take an over ripe banana and a ripe avocado. Remove the peel from the banana and the seed from the avocado. Now mash the two in a blender to make a smooth paste. Add a spoon of honey to this mixture and apply the pack onto your hairs. Leave on for at least one hour without letting the pack get dry. Wash off with a mild hair cleanser.
Egg and beer hair pack for hair conditioning
When you are going to attend a special occasion it is only usual that you will like to make your hairs really shiny and manageable. A hair pack made with egg and beer can condition your hairs so nicely that you are sure to get smooth and silky hairs without weighing them down.
Take the egg in a glass bowl after cracking the shell and beat it till it becomes frothy and there is no distinction between the egg yolk and the egg white. Now add 1 spoon beer and 1 spoon olive oil to it. Mix all the three ingredients well and apply onto your hairs and scalp. Leave on for an hour, covering your head with a shower cap. Wash off with a natural hair cleanser and enjoy shiny, silky and manageable hairs.
Mayonnaise and Vinegar hair pack for shine
If your hairs are looking dry and dull, all you need to do is to use a mayonnaise and vinegar hair pack. Mayonnaise is known for its extreme conditioning abilities and Vinegar can add real shine to hairs. Prepare the pack by mixing two spoons of mayo with 2 spoons of white vinegar. You can increase or reduce the quantity depending on your hair length and volume but maintain the same percentage of the ingredients in the pack for best results.
Apply the resulting pack onto your hairs. You need not to focus close to the roots but do not miss out the top of the head. Leave on for 15 minutes, covering your head with a shower cap and then wash off with a shampoo.
Beer and oatmeal hair pack for limp hairs
Women with long and oily hairs often suffer from this problem. No matter how much shampoo they seem to use, the hairs are never really lively. They always look limp and weighed down. To treat the problem of limp and lifeless hairs try out this amazing hair pack. Oatmeal absorbs and removes excess oil and buildup from the hairs without making them dry and beer adds excellent shine to the hairs.
Soak 2 spoons of oatmeal in 2 spoons of beer for 5 minutes. Mix the two well or grind in a blender if needed to come up with a smooth pack like consistency. If required you can also add 1-2 spoons of milk to it to reach the right consistency. Apply this pack from root to tip of your hairs and leave on for 30 minutes. Wash off with a natural cleanser and then again use 1 cap beer for rinsing the hairs. You will surely love the end results.
Revitalizing sour curd and Almond hair mask
To instill new life in your hairs try out this revitalizing hair mask made with sour curd and almonds. It is best if you can use sour curd prepared at home instead of the ones available in the market. Take 3 spoons of the curd and beat it in a glass bowl. You will need 5-6 almonds for this pack. Grind the almonds to a powder without adding any water.
Now add the almond powder with the sour curd and mix them together and your revitalizing pack is ready. Apply the pack onto your scalp and hairs and leave on for 30 minutes at least. Wash off with a shampoo.
Aloe Vera and Olive Oil hair mask for winter dryness and split ends
Just like your skin, your hairs also suffer from dryness during winter. The best way to fight this dryness and to give your hairs new life trying out this Vitamin E pack can be really fruitful. Collect Aloe Vera pulp from a fresh Aloe Vera leaf and grind it to make a smooth paste.
Add 2 spoons of Olive oil and the whole content of a Vitamin E 500 capsule to it. Mix well and apply onto your hairs and scalp. Focus more on the length and on the tips of hairs that are prone to create split ends. Leave on for 30 minutes and then wash off with a shampoo.
Henna and Yogurt pack for hair conditioning
To add quick shine to your hairs and to make them more manageable prepare a pack with henna powder and yogurt. Add 2 spoons of yogurt in 4 spoons of henna powder and sufficient water. Mix all the ingredients and let it set for 30 minutes before applying onto your hairs.
Keep the pack on your hairs for at least 2 hours, without letting it get dry and then wash off with a mild shampoo.
Fenugreek and coconut oil hair pack for hair fall
If you are suffering from hair fall one pack that can give you actual benefits can be prepared easily with ingredients like fenugreek seeds and coconut oil. Fenugreek seeds are known for their ability to invigorate the hair roots and coconut oil performs the task of root nourishment most efficiently due to its small chain fatty acids. Coconut oil also banishes hair dryness and prevents hair breakage which is often a common reason of hair fall.
Grind 4-5 spoons of fenugreek seeds in a mixer grinder to make a paste. Now add 3 spoons of coconut oil to this smooth paste to make a hair pack of the right consistency. Apply the resulting pack focusing more on your scalp, but cover the whole hair length as well. Leave on for an hour and then wash off with a mild cleanser.
Amla, shikakai and neem pack for hair fall
Another herbal hair pack that can be very effective to solve the problem of hair fall can be prepared with Amla, shikakai and neem powder. Amla helps in nourishing and protecting the hair roots, while shikakai conditions the hairs and scalp. Neem powder is best known for its anti-microbial properties and can be ideal to remove any scalp infections causing the hair fall.
Take 2 amla (without the seeds) and 4 shikakai strands (without the seeds). Soak them in 1 cup water overnight. In the morning make a paste with these and add 2-3 spoons of neem powder to it to reach the right consistency. Apply the resulting pack focusing more on the hair roots. Leave on for an hour, without letting the pack get dry. Wash off with water. No need of using a shampoo or hair cleanser.
Aloe Vera, Yogurt and Olive oil pack for hair fall
Mix 2 spoons of freshly prepared Aloe Vera juice with 1 spoon yogurt. Add 1 spoon olive oil to it and mix well. Apply the resulting pack on to your scalp and hairs and let it stand for at least an hour. Wash off with a cleanser. This pack will nourish the hairs and scalp and restrict hair fall.
Bhringraj hair pack to stop hair fall
If you are suffering from hair fall, turning to the age old Ayurveda is only a wise choice. Bhringraj leaves are known for being capable of arresting the problem of hair fall and they also stimulate the growth of new hairs. You might not be able to collect fresh Bhringraj leaves if you are staying in a city but you can easily find a Bhringraj powder in the stores.
Add sufficient bhringraj powder with an egg, mix well and apply it onto your scalp and hairs. While Bhringraj will help in stopping hair fall and stimulating hair growth, the egg will provide nourishment and will repair the damaged hairs.
Onion hair pack for Alopecia
If your hair fall has reached the limit that you have started to see bald patches on your head, it is time that you blunt your nose a bit and opt for this hair pack. Onion has Sulphur which can be helpful to kill any type of infection on the scalp and also to invigorate fresh hair growth.
Take the smaller, lighter onions available in the market that comes with very thin scales. Remove the scale and blend sufficient number of onions to make a paste. Add 1 spoon warm olive oil to the onion pack and mix well. Apply particularly on your scalp and bald patches. Wash off with a mild cleanser.
Curry leaf and coconut milk hair pack for hair growth
Soak 15-20 curry leaves in 2 cups of water overnight. In the morning boil the water until it becomes 1/3rd and smash the curry leaves in the water. Prepare the fresh coconut milk by grinding and straining a coconut. Now add these two ingredients together in a blender to come up with a pack.
If the resulting pack seems too runny, add one spoon of fuller’s earth to it to get the right consistency. Apply the resulting pack on your hairs and scalp. Leave on for an hour and then wash off.
Jojoba pack for hair fall
Jojoba can be very helpful to restrict hair fall and also to add natural shine to the hairs. Smash 8-10 jojoba flowers and jojoba leaves in same number together. Apply the resulting pack directly onto your scalp and hairs. Let it set for an hour but keep your head covered to ensure that the pack does not get dry. Wash off only with water.
Amla and Brahmi hair pack for premature greying
To control premature greying of hairs a pack made from amla and brahmi can work wonders. Take 2 amla and discard the seeds. Smash them to make a paste. Now add 1 spoon of coconut oil, the prepared amla paste and 3-4 spoons of brahmi powder together.
Apply the resulting pack onto your scalp and hairs. Leave on for an hour, covering with a shower cap. Wash off with plenty of water. Use a shampoo only if required.
Honey, lemon and yogurt pack for dandruff
For people suffering from dandruff a pack made from honey, lemon and yogurt can be an effective solution. Mix 2 spoons of yogurt with 1 spoon of honey and 2 spoons of fresh lemon juice. Apply the resulting mixture onto your scalp and l leave on for 15 minutes before washing off with a mild cleanser and plenty of water.
Apple cider vinegar and oatmeal mask for dandruff
Apple Cider Vinegar can rebalance the pH of the scalp and it is also great in eliminating scalp infections like dandruff. Oatmeal on the other hand helps in removing any buildup from the scalp and promotes nourishment. Prepare a 50% mixture of water and ACV and soak 2 spoons oatmeal in it. Grind all the ingredients together and apply onto your scalp and hairs. Let it set for 10 minutes and then remove with excess water.
Ginger, neem and basil hair pack for dandruff
To get rid of dandruff quickly you can use a pack made with ginger extract, neem and basil leaves. Grate a ginger and squeeze out the ginger juice. Mix 1 spoon neem leaf powder and 1 spoon basil leaf powder with 2 spoons of ginger juice. Add minimum water only if needed to reach the right consistency. Apply onto your scalp and leave on for 30 minutes before washing off. Do not use a cleanser. Use the pack two times a week and your dandruff will be gone in 15 days.
Henna and coffee pack for hair color
To add a nice brown tinge to your hairs naturally you can use a pack made from henna and grounded coffee powder. Soak 4 spoons of henna powder in strong tea liquor and then add 3 spoons of coffee to this pack. Mix well and let it stand for some time. Apply onto your hairs and leave on for 5-6 hours. Do not forget to keep your head covered with a shower cap. Wash off with water only.
Avocado and Egg hair mask for volume
To add volume to your hairs take a ripe avocado, remove the seed and mash it. Add an egg along with the mashed avocado and 1 spoon of olive oil in a blender and blend until it becomes smooth. Apply onto your dry hairs and scalp. Leave on for at least 30 minutes and then wash off with water and a mild herbal hair cleanser. You will be surprised to see the increased volume of your hair once it gets dried.
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