DIY Hair Straightener

Hair Straightener
Straightening irons cause heat damage and lead to hair loss. Natural hair straightening does not harm the hair.
Simple techniques
  1. Hair straightener using strawberry and milk

    1. Take a cup of milk in a bowl
    2. Add 1 tsp honey to it
    3. Mix it well
    4. Add 3 tbsp of freshly blended strawberries in this
    5. Mix well using a fork or a whisk
    6. Apply the paste on the hair using your hands
    7. Make sure you spread the paste starting from the scalp to the hair ends
    8. Let it stay for about 2 hrs
    9. Then, wash your hair with a mild shampoo
    10. Make sure you use a comb or brush to detangle your hair
    11. Do this 2-3 times a week
  2. Hair straightener using coconut milk and lemon juice

    1. Take a cup of coconut milk
    2. Add 2 tbsp lemon juice
    3. Put this mixture in a refrigerator for about 30 min. It coagulates and turn into a runny paste
    4. Once done, mix it well & apply it on your hair from root to scalp
    5. After this, take a hot towel. You may heat it using an iron
    6. Wrap this on your hair
    7. Leave the towel on for 5 min
    8. Then, wash your hair using a mild shampoo
    9. Do this 3 times a week for about 4 weeks
  • Minimize use of blow driers & straitening devices
  • Do not tie hair for a long time

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.

Dr. B.N. Sinha

Ayurveda Expert,

Dr. B.N. Sinha has been a practitioner and an avid patron of Ayurveda for 20 years now. He specializes in lifestyle disorders and chronic disease management. Due to his keen focus on spreading awareness about his discipline, Dr. Sinha has played a pivotal role in several educational institutions. He retired as Dean, University of Delhi, Principal A & U Tibbia College, New Delhi.

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