Five Mayonnaise Hair Masks to Make It More Beautiful

If you want your hair to look healthy and beautiful, a balanced diet and good beauty routine is key. Why not try some homemade hair masks to enhance it?
Five Mayonnaise Hair Masks to Make It More Beautiful
Karla Henríquez

Written and verified by the doctor Karla Henríquez.

Last update: 15 December, 2022

For beautiful, luxurious hair, you need good hair care products, a proper diet, and some special treatments every once in a while to deeply nourish your hair. For this purpose, mayonnaise hair masks can be a great option.

It’s well known that n eglected hair is dull and hungry for nutrition. Furthermore, to heal your hair, there are lots of mayonnaise-based options that are easy to make at home.

Homemade mayonnaise masks

Take note and try out these hair masks. Afterward, pick your favorite and use it consistently.

1. Mayonnaise and egg hair mask for a nutrition boost

Mayonnaise hair masks.

Mayonnaise and egg hair masks are great for extra dry hair. After applying it, leave it on for several hours for the best results.

This mask boasts the following benefits for your hair:

  • Gives shine and vitality to your hair
  • Eliminates dryness and nourishes your scalp
  • Eggs contain antioxidants and proteins that strengthen hair from root to end
  • Using this mask regularly will result in fewer tangles in your hair


  • 1 egg
  • 3 tbsp. of mayonnaise


  • Firstly, beat the egg well until it’s uniform in color
  • Secondly, beat in the mayonnaise
  • Then, when the ingredients are completely combined, separate hair into several sections and apply the mask using a small brush
  • Leave on for 15 minutes
  • Finally, wash off with warm water

2. Mayonnaise and vitamin E mask for shiny hair

This mayonnaise and vitamin E mask is wonderful if you want shiny, silky soft hair. Vitamin E can help nourish it from the roots to the tips, which helps prevent hair loss. This mask is ideal for dry hair or people with dandruff.

We recommend using this mask at least once a month if you have dry hair. On the other hand, skip it entirely if your hair is oily.


  • 1 egg white
  • 3 vitamin E capsules
  • 2 tbsp. of mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp. of vinegar


  • Firstly, mix the ingredients together, adding one at a time, with a wooden spoon
  • Secondly, heat up the mayonnaise over low heat until the edges look a little transparent
  • Thirdly, apply the mixture, going in the direction of roots to tips, using a comb or a brush
  • Then, leave on for 25 minutes
  • Finally, wash off with lukewarm or room-temperature water

3. Basic mayonnaise mask

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Mayonnaise contains oily compounds that help hydrate dry hair.

Out of all the mayonnaise hair masks out there, this one is the simplest. It nourishes your scalp, softens your hair, helps with dryness, and enhances your hair’s natural shine.


  • 1 c. of mayonnaise


  • Apply to dry hair
  • Leave on for 15 minutes, then wash off with warm water and your shampoo

4. Mayonnaise, egg, and coffee mask

This is another mayonnaise mask that is good for dry hair and dandruff. Use this mask if you notice that your hair follicles are inflamed, as caffeine can help blood circulation.


  • 1 egg
  • ½ c. of mayonnaise
  • 2 tbsp. of instant coffee


  • Firstly, beat the egg and add gradually to the mayonnaise
  • Stir well and add the coffee
  • Apply the mask, going from the roots to the tips, while massaging your scalp
  • After coating all of your hair, leave it on for the entire night
  • Wash off the following day with cold water and sulfate-free shampoo
  • Finally, use the mask two times a week until dandruff disappears. You can also opt to use it once a week depending on your needs and the results you’re having.

5. Mayonnaise and strawberry mask for oily hair

Hair mask.

Is your hair too oily? Since most mayonnaise masks are very moisturizing, skip the ones above if you’re looking for oil-control.

But fortunately, you can still benefit from mayonnaise. However, you’ll need an acidic ingredient, which will be strawberries in this case. Strawberries help deeply clean your hair and unclog hair follicles.



  • Mash the strawberries or use a food processor
  • Add the mayonnaise and mix well
  • Apply to dry hair, going from the roots to the tips
  • Leave on for 2o minutes
  • Wash off with cold water

Mayonnaise can help give you healthy hair

As you’ve seen here, mayonnaise (just like egg whites and aloe vera) can be a suitable ingredient for beautifying your hair, especially when used regularly.

Now that you know some options, which of these mayonnaise masks will you use? Remember that along with this, it’s recommended that you maintain a good care and beauty routine so that you notice all the benefits.

This text is provided for informational purposes only and does not replace consultation with a professional. If in doubt, consult your specialist.