A straighter has become a vital part of our daily hair routine. However, it causes massive damage to our hair. Direct heat and harsh chemicals may prove to be very dangerous. You can be allergic to the chemical straighteners due to which you may experience itchiness and redness on the skin. These straighteners make your hair dry, and after the repetitive use your hair will lose a lot of moisture, and your hair will become frizzy and lifeless. But you can get lustrous and beautiful straight hair with the help of some natural products which are not only harmless to your hair, but they also provide essential nutrients to your hair to increase their growth.
1. Aleo Vera
Aleo Vera contains enzymes that promote healthy hair growth. For straight hair, combine half a cup of warm oil and Aloe Vera gel. Leave it for 30 minutes and then wash it off. The gel hydrates your hair and keeps it straight.
2. Milk and Honey.
An article published by the Hugger suggests a mixture of milk and honey gives you straight locks due to the vitamins from the milk and the cleansing properties of honey. Just mix one cup of milk with one tbsp of honey and apply it to your hair. You will get straight and shiny hair.
3. Castor Oil.
It is one of the best ways to straighten your hair. Castor oil hydrates from scalp to root. Generously apply castor oil on your hair and let it stay for several minutes before rinsing it off. Make sure not to use too much oil to your scalp. Otherwise, you will have greasy hair.
4. Coconut Milk.
Coconut oil not only straighten your hair but it also helps you reduce the risk of scalp infections as it contains antibacterial properties. Just extract the juice from a coconut and allow it to set on your hair for ten minutes before rinsing.
Beer is rich in vitamins and antioxidants that keep hair both healthy and sleek. It can be used to straighten your hair just make sure to use flat beer as a final rinse after shampooing.
Soak the celery leaves in water and spray this water on your hair to straightens the hair. It also works as a natural stimulator for hair growth.
Bananas are rich in minerals that promote healthy hair. Just mash up two overripe bananas and create a mask for your hair. Apply it to your hair and leave it for few minutes. Wash it with fresh water. You will be left with moisturized, straight and shiny hair.
8. Apple Cider Vinegar.
Apple cider vinegar maintains natural pH level and enhances the overall look and feel of your hair. Combine 2 tbsp of ACV with one cup of water and apply the mixture to your hair after shampooing. Allow it to dry on your hair and then rinse it off with water. It is an excellent natural solution since it restores the moisture and gives you healthy hair.
9. Fullers’ Earth.
Fuller’s Earth hydrates and repairs damaged hair. Mix one cup (240 mL) of fuller’s earth with five tablespoons (75 mL) of rice flour and one egg and make a paste. Allow it to set on your hair for several minutes before washing it.