Tips

5 Easy DIY Honey Hair Treatments to Keep Your Hair Healthier

5 honey hair treatments

5 honey hair treatments

Okay, Well! If you are fed up with your dry and damaged hair, we think these honey hair treatments will seriously help to boost some moisture back into your tresses. Simply take your pick from our super easy 5 Honey Hair Treatments and prepare for dreamy hair…

Did you know that honey attracts moisture and is full of antioxidants and nutrients to feed hair follicles? Yup, we know how amazing! So, you can be rest assured your hair will look sooo much healthier after giving one of these 5 honey hair treatments a go.

1 – JUST HONEY

Okay, all you need for this hair treatment is honey! Raw honey works best as there are no additives in it, we’re talking manuka honey etc. However, to help distribute the honey throughout your hair, add some water so you’re not left with a sticky mess.

What you will need:

  • ¼ cup of raw/organic honey.

  • Water.

Now all that you need to do is mix you ¼ cup of raw/organic honey with enough water to thin it out so you are able to distribute this evenly throughout your locks. Be sure to mix your honey hair treatment in a bowl/jar so that you are able to see and feel the consistency before apply it to your hair. Add water tablespoon by tablespoon to ensure that you are left with the perfect mix, too. Once you have your mixture ready, apply to damp hair as you would with shampoo and leave to sit for 30 minutes then, rinse with warm water.

2 – HONEY + APPLE CIDER VINEGAR

For this honey hair treatment we’ve added apple cider vinegar into the mix as it works to leave hair with a stunning shine and also acts as a natural conditioner. Need we say more?! : )

What you will need:

  • ¼ cup of raw/organic honey.

  • 10 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar.

Okay, so all you need to do for this honey hair treatment is mix your raw/organic honey and 10 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar together. Then apply to damp hair just like you would with shampoo, leave for 15 minutes and rinse out with warm water. Then, prepare for shiny, moisture infused salon worthy tresses!

3 – HONEY + OLIVE OIL

Umm olive oil?! We hear you proclaim.  Well, yup – olive oil can actually create a major difference in moisture after just a few uses you know girls. Plus it works to promote a healthy scalp and hair roots whilst smoothing out dry and damaged hair shafts for an overall sleeker finish.

What you will need:

  • 1/2 cup of raw/organic honey.

  • ¼ cup of olive oil.

To achieve this honey hair treatment, mix your honey and olive oil together and apply to the hair as needed, focusing on your scalp of course. Keep in a tub so that you can go back to using this treatment as and when you need it. And it’s as simple as that

4 – HONEY + COCONUT OIL

Now, we’re going to move on to the ah-mazing coconut oil. So, just like olive oil, coconut oil helps moisturise the hair and it’s roots. However, it can be said that coconut oil works to add a little more shine and is lighter on your tresses, too making it the perfect combination for thin/fine hair if you don’t want your hair to be weighed down. Of course you can use whatever treatment you prefer, though. Coconut oil is packed full of nutrients that makes it a favourable go to ingredient in hair treatments as it simply, works!

What you will need:

  • ¼ cup of raw/organic honey.

  • 3 tablespoons of warmed coconut oil.

Now all you need to do is mix your honey and coconut oil thoroughly and then work into damp tresses. Be sure to let this honey hair treatment sit for around 10 minutes and then rinse with warm water for irresistibly softer hair.

5 – HONEY, COCONUT OIL + YOGURT

Last but not least, this honey hair treatment works as an amazing deep conditioning hair mask. So if your hair is really crying out for some TLC, this honey, coconut oil + yogurt combo is going to be the one for you. The lactic acid in yogurt works to cleanse the scalp whilst the proteins nourish and strengthen the hair and as mentioned above, coconut oil is packed full of nutrients which will work to leave the hair shiny and smooth. Like, do we need to go on?! : )

What you will need:

  • 1 ½ tablespoons of raw/organic honey.

  • 2 tablespoons of organic yogurt.

  • ½ teaspoon of coconut oil.

To achieve this must have honey hair treatment simply mix the raw(organic) honey, organic, plain yogurt and coconut oil together in a bowl. Use less coconut oil for shorter tresses and more for longer locks. Massage into your scalp and throughout your hair and leave on for 15 minutes before shampooing your hair as normal. For a major conditioning treatment , leave on for longer than 30 minutes. Now, prepare to fall in love with your locks all over again!