Mayonnaise can be a deep moisturizing treatment for hair that is dry, coarse and thick. For people with fine hair, this may not be a suitable conditioning treatment because it causes this hair type to become limp and greasy-looking.Continue Reading
For a mayonnaise treatment to work, it is important to start with damp hair and then apply about a cup of mayonnaise to the scalp and hair from the top to the ends. After massaging the mayonnaise into the scalp and hair, leave in the treatment for at least 20 minutes before rinsing it out and using a moisturizing shampoo.
Besides adding moisture and shine to the hair, some other benefits of a mayonnaise treatment are the restoration of pH balance, prevention of hair breakage and as protection against the effects of the sun.Learn more about Hair
The use of mayonnaise as an alternative to prescription head lice treatment is often tried when conventional treatment does not work, reports the Minnesota Department of Health. It is possible to suffocate head lice by applying mayonnaise to the hair and scalp; however, there is no evidence of this treatment's effectiveness.Full Answer >
Hair growth rate varies from person to person, and there are various factors that can impact hair growth. For instance, because hair is made primarily of protein and water, consuming more of these things may enhance and speed up hair growth.Full Answer >
To get healthy hair, focus on eating a healthy diet rich in protein, use a clarifying treatment once a month, try hot oil treatments periodically and commit to regular haircuts. How long your hair takes to look healthy can vary. However, you may notice some changes within a week.Full Answer >
To make your hair silky at home, shampoo it, condition it, apply a smoothing oil treatment, blow dry it with a round brush, and seal your style with hairspray. This 45-minute procedure requires sulfate-free shampoo, smoothing conditioner, an absorbent towel, a wide-toothed comb, an oil treatment such as Moroccan argan oil, a blow-dryer, a round brush with a ceramic core and a frizz-fighting hairspray that contains silicone.Full Answer >