Egg packs for healthy and shiny hair
Eggs are amazing foods. Eggs are rich in vitamins, essential fatty acids, proteins, and antioxidants, these might repair the various hair problems & gives silky and shiny hair.
Dry & fragile hair, hair loss, dry and blistering scalp, dandruff, whatever may the problem, there egg packs are for all these problems. The essential fatty acids provide the nourishment to hair follicles. The xanthophylls or an antioxidants, which brings the rich yellow color and increase the oxygen supply in scalp and helps to repair rough and easily breakable hair. The cholesterol helps in diffusion and assimilation of these very important components therefore increasing the efficiency.
Here are some of homemade hair packs by using eggs:
To initiate the hair growth :
Take the white of 1 egg and mix in teaspoon of an olive oil. Beat well to give paste like uniformity and apply paste to an entire scalp and hair. Keep it for about 15 – 20 minutes and then wash it off with cool water and with mild shampoo.
For silky hair :
Take 1 cup of yoghurt, can change the quantity according to length of your locks / hair) and add an egg yolk to it. Mix it well and apply on the hair. Keep it for at least 20 mints and then rinse with cold water which helps to get rid of smell.
For the well-conditioned hair :
Pour egg yolk in the bowl and add 1 tablespoon of an olive oil. Beat this mixture till it completely blended. Now, add the lukewarm water to dilute this mixture. After the hair wash, apply this conditioner adjacent to the length of the hair and on bottom. Leave it on for some time and Rinse it off.
To repair damaged hair :
Take the white of 1 egg in the bowl. Add tablespoon of honey, 1 tablespoon of yogurt and ½ teaspoon of coconut oil / almond oil. Mix these mixture well and apply it on the hair. Let this stay for about 2 hours and then rinse it off.
Make sure that and wash off these hair packs with the lukewarm water. This is because an eggs contains protein which would thickens on application of the heat. Hence hot water would make it difficult to remove it from the hairs.