20 Natural Avocado Recipes To Treat Dry And Damaged Hair

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12. Avocado, Honey, Tea Tree Oil and Argan Oil

Tea tree oil is a natural remedy for treating all kinds of scalp problems, from dryness to flakes. Argan oil is an effective natural hair conditioner, rich in beneficial nutrients like fatty acids and Vitamin E which help to combat dryness.

  • In a bowl, mash 1 avocado into a pulpy paste.
  • Add 10 drops argan oil, 2 tablespoons honey and 1-3 drops of tea tree oil.
  • Stir until the mixture attains a smooth and creamy texture.
  • Using gloves, apply the mixture directly on to scalp and hair.
  • Massage gently for 1-2 minutes and leave on for 15-20 mins.
  • Rinse thoroughly, shampoo and condition as usual.
  • Repeat once a week for a month.

13. Avocado, Yogurt and Jojoba Oil

Yogurt has excellent hydrating properties that work in combination with avocado to repair and condition dry and damaged hair. Jojoba oil is packed with Vitamin E, B-complex, copper, selenium, chromium, zinc and iodine which are all essential for healthy hair growth.

  • Add the pulp of 1 avocado, 1 tablespoon yogurt and 1 tablespoon jojoba oil together in a blender.
  • Blend until the mixture attains a smooth consistency.
  • Apply evenly on damp hair and scalp.
  • Let it stay on for an hour.
  • Rinse off with water; shampoo and condition.
  • Repeat once in a week.

14. Avocado, Shea Butter, Apple Cider Vinegar and Olive Oil

Shea butter seals in the moisture by coating each strand of hair in a thin, non-greasy layer of fat. It is a great natural emollient and moisturizer for the scalp and hair. Apple cider vinegar is a natural gentle cleanser and conditioner that maintain the pH level of the scalp, preventing dryness of hair.

  • Into a blender, add 1 chopped avocado, ½ cup shea butter, 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar and ¼ cup olive oil.
  • Blend until a smooth paste is formed.
  • Apply the mixture to your hair and scalp.
  • Wait for 30 minutes and rinse well with cool water.
  • Re-apply every week for soft, shiny locks.

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