I don’t recommend using the egg white to wash with. While it won’t hurt your hair, it can cook in the hot water–leaving you with rubbery white bits in your hair. Egg yolks don’t do that. I simply save my egg whites in the freezer, for use later in cakes and meringues.
I would recommend using egg shampoo once a week if you have fine hair and once every fortnight if you have dry, coarse hair. For in-between washes use one of the hair rinse or this homemade shampoo. Do you make your own shampoo? Have you tried using egg to wash your hair? You may also like: Homemade Sulphate-free Shampoo
Egg hair wash – a cracking alternative to shampoo. Lucy AitkenRead shares her eco thrifty-living tips with Cosmo and this week reveals her best beauty secret: Raw egg.
How to apply egg on hair There are many ways to apply the egg to your hair – for example, simply cracking the egg on your head MIGHT work, however these are the least messy and most effective ways: The most simple way to wash your hair with an egg is to crack an egg into a squeezy bottle (a fizzy drink with a squeezy lid works well) and give ...
Depending on your hair condition, you may just want to use either the egg white or egg yolk to make a hair mask to strengthen hair. For example, many natural hair treatments that provide deep-down conditioning for dry hair use just the egg yolk because of its fatty acid content.
Using egg for hair growth has reportedly been around since the 11th century, so it’s safe to say that, unless you have an egg allergy, it’s, well, safe. It’s believed that the benefits of egg for hair predominantly lie in the protein, which can strengthen weak, damaged, or over-processed strands, as well as help stimulate hair growth. In ...
So in this case, the internet was right. Washing my hair with an egg was a great decision! I can't use it more than once a fortnight, however; egg washes are protein treatments, and if you use them too often, the protein builds up and gets gross.
Use apple cider vinegar rinse after using egg to wash hair and let it work for 15 minutes. Rinse off. You can remove the yolks if you want to reduce smell, but yolks work the best! Use a strong smelling hair mask or conditioner after using egg. Use lemon juice spray on hair after using egg. Keep it for 30 minutes and wash it off.
After this time period, wash your hair, you will find it much smoother and fully moisturized. Using a combination of linseed oil and egg yolk can prove to be the best treatment for dry hair. Mix two egg yolks with two teaspoons of linseed oil and whisk it until the mixture becomes easy to apply on hair.