Straight hair has unquestionably been a standout amongst the most well-known hair trends for the past few years.
Although there are treatments for hair straightening, there’s no need to mention that these are both expensive and extremely damaging as the harsh chemicals make your hair brittle and dehydrated. At the same time, you are losing your hair’s natural vigor and strength.
If you want to avoid harsh chemicals that damage your hair, below we provide natural hair straightening treatments that are equally effective, but far safer.
Coconut milk is a true gift from Mother Nature. Aside from improving your health on the inside, it can do wonders for your hair as well. For one thing, it provides your hair with shine because of its moisturizing ability. Plus, it protects your hair owing to its potent antifungal and antiviral effects. This is important because your hair is exposed to environmental damage as well. The toxins from the environment can seriously affect your hair quality.
Milk is abundant in protein, which is extremely beneficial for good hair quality. It also strengthens the hair shaft. Milk is great for smoothening hair and removing the frizz owing to its particular moisturizing properties.
2# This is another method to straighten your hair with milk:
Add a tbsp. of honey in a cup of milk. Mash 4 strawberries then add them to the mixture. Gently apply on your hair and scalp. Wrap with a towel and let it sit for 2 hours. In the end, remove the towel and wash your hair with a mild shampoo. Comb your hair and let it dry naturally.
Hot oil treatments
This is one of the oldest hair treatments known to humankind. It keeps your hair smooth and is particularly suited for those with curly hair. The thing is the warmth of the oil relaxes and straightens your hair. The most beneficial oils for the treatment are olive, coconut and almond oils.
The treatment includes heating the oil first then massaging it on your hair and scalp for about 15 minutes. Cover your hair with a hot wet towel and stay like that for about half an hour. In the end, wash your hair with mild shampoo then comb it and let it air dry.
ACV is extremely beneficial for restoring your hair pH level. For the treatment, mix 1 tbsp. in a cup of water. Stir well. Apply it on your hair only after you’ve washed it thoroughly. Leave it on letting your hair air dry.