Aloe Vera is a succulent plant that grows in sunny climates all over the world. It is said to have been used for thousands of years as a natural cosmetic and myriad remedy.
The Benefits of Aloe Vera for Haircare:
Aloe is best known for the relief of sunburned skin and other surface wounds, but due to its moisturizing properties and nourishing vitamins, Aloe Vera has become wildly popular as a treatment for dry hair and skin. Research has shown that it may help with dandruff relief, and that the plant compounds may also help promote healthier hair.
Here is a look at some benefits of Aloe Vera for healthier hair, and how you can make one of our favorite DIY haircare recipes: The Aloe Vera, Honey and Yogurt Hair Mask.
Aloe Vera is great for men and women with all hair types, and this mask is great for dry or damaged hair. If you have had a few treatments, vitamins C, E, B-12, enzymes and folic acid should help nourish and strengthen your hair.
How to Make an Aloe Vera, Honey and Yogurt Hair Mask:
A hair mask is a little different from your standard store-bought conditioner. Masks are a leave-in treatment that can have a host of additional benefits.
Because hair masks often contain more oils and conditioning agents than a typical conditioner, and you leave them in your hair for longer, they often promote more intense healing and repair than your usual hair care routine.
There are numerous hair masks that can be purchased at the store, but it’s so fun and easy to make your own. Here are the steps to make your own DIY Aloe Vera, Honey and Yogurt Hair Mask:
| DIY Aloe Vera, Honey and Yogurt Hair Mask
You can replace your normal conditioner with this mask as often as once a week to help boost your hair health.