5 Homemade Hair Strengthening Creams

· May 21, 2015
If you're looking for a natural and more affordable alternative, you're in luck, as we're about to show you some natural ways to strengthen your hair.

We expose our hair to a lot of things that weaken and harm it on a daily basis. That’s why today, we’ll show you 5 homemade hair strengthening creams that will help your hair to become healthier.

There are a lot of products on the market today that promise to restore and strengthen our hair. These products can be costly and require repeated use to see results. Luckily, there are natural and homemade alternatives you can use.

Hair strengthening creams for dry hair

Honey

Dry hair can be the result of the constant use of straightening irons, blowdryers or sun exposure. High temperatures are a big factor in hair dehydration, which causes it to lose strength. Here is a recipe for a hair cream that will have your locks looking healthy, strong and shiny in no time!

You will need:

  • One tbsp of honey
  • 1 tbsp of mayonnaise
  • One tbsp of vegetable oil
  • 1 tbsp of cognac
  • One egg yolk
  • A container

What you need to do:

  • In the container, mix all ingredients til it forms a cream.
  • It’s ready instantly, apply it to damp hair and let it sit for 30 minutes.
  • Wash your hair as normal.

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Hair strengthening creams to condition your locks

This conditioning cream has special ingredients that strengthen the hair follicles and help heal split ends to give your hair a more healthy appearance. 

You will need:

  • Half of an over ripe banana
  • 1/4 ripe avocado
  • 1 tbsp of wheat germ oil
  • One tbsp of yogurt
  • 1 tbsp of mayonnaise
  • 1 Vitamin E capsule
  • A container
  • Fork

What to do:

  • In the container, place the banana and the avocado and mash them up well with the fork.
  • Make a paste with both ingredients, then add the rest of the ingredients in and mix well.
  • When the paste is ready, apply to damp hair and massage it to cover all the hair.
  • Let it sit for 15 minutes and wash with cold water.

Hydrating hair strengthening creams

Raw egg

Dry hair looks dull and unhealthy; this restorative cream will help hydrate your hair, restoring its beauty and vitality.

You will need:

  • 1 egg yolk
  • One cup of yogurt
  • 1 tbsp of jojoba oil
  • One tbsp of beeswax

What to do:

  • Heat the jojoba oil and beeswax til it melts.
  • In a separate container, beat the egg yolk and yogurt until it’s smooth.
  • Mix all ingredients together in one container and then apply the cream onto the hair.
  • Massage  softly and let it sit for 25 minutes.
  • Wash normally.

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Smoothing and strengthening hair cream

Having smooth hair is in right now. One of the most popular ways to do this is with flat irons, which use high heat; this damages the hair, and makes it difficult to repair.

This home made cream is ideal for smoothing your hair, while naturally making it shiny.

You will need:

  • 1 tbsp of ground oats
  • One tbsp of corn starch
  • Half a cup of milk
  • 1/2 coconut

What to do:

  • Blend the oats, coconut, and milk.
  • In a separate container, mix the corn starch with water.
  • Boil the first blend, then add the diluted corn starch.
  • Mix all the ingredients well over the stove until it forms a cream.
  • Let it simmer, then apply over damp hair, letting it sit for 20 minutes.

Restorative hair strengthening creams

Homemade hair strengthening cream

This home made cream is ideal to bring vitality to damaged hair. 

You will need:

  • One natural yogurt
  • 1 egg
  • A container

What to do:

  • Put both ingredients in the container and mix well until you have a smooth cream.
  • Apply evenly over damp hair and massage well.
  • Let it sit for 20 minutes and wash as usual.