Cheap Remedies For Healthy Hair & Skin

 

Look your best everyday with these easy and cheap DIY masks! Most of these ingredients are probably lying around your kitchen somewhere. So grab the ingredients and take some time out of your day to pamper yourself. 


1. For Dry Skin

avocado and honey face mask

All you need is:

  • 1/2 of an avocado
  • 1/4 cup of honey


Avocado and honey hydrate the skin leaving it moist and supple. Mash half of an avocado until mostly smooth and add honey. Mix together and leave on for 10 minutes before rinsing off.



2. For Dry Hair

olive and coconut oil hair mask

All you need is:

  • 1 part olive oil
  • 2 parts coconut oil


This mixture infuses the hair with moisture and adds shine without the greasy residue. Mix oils together and heat in microwave. Apply to hair while the mixture is still warm. Massage from root to end and wash out with conditioner after 15 minutes.



3. For Oily Skin

 

Egg White Mask

 

All you need is:

  • 1 egg white 


Egg white will reduce excess sebum while temporarily tightening and toning skin. Whisk the egg white vigorously, until it becomes foamy. Apply to face for 15 minutes before rinsing off.

 

4. For Oily Hair

strawberry hair mask

All you need is:

  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1/2 cup strawberries
  • 1/2 cup warm water


Apple cider vinegar will act as a reset button for your hair's pH levels. To balance it out the strawberries will regulate production of sebum and can remove excessive oil. Blend strawberries and mix together all of the ingredients. Shampoo first, then rinse hair with mix before conditioning.

 

5. For Dull Skin

cucumber face mask

All you need is:

  • 1/2 cucumber
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar


The milk, honey, and cucumber will moisturize your skin while the brown sugar acts as a gentle exfoliant leaving your skin smooth and refreshed. Puree half of a cucumber and mix all of the ingredients. Apply to face for 15 minutes before rinsing off.


6. For Dull Hair

plain  yogurt and honey hair mask

All you need is:

  • 1/2 cup plain yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon honey


Yogurt contains enzymes that will eat through product buildup while the honey moisturizes and softens your hair. Mix ingredients together and apply to hair after shampooing. Leave on for 15 minutes before rinsing and conditioning hair.



7. For Acne Prone Skin

honey baking soda lemon mask

All you need is:

  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 tablespoon honey


What the ingredients actually do:


• Honey can moisturize your skin, making it softer.
• Lemon juice can be slightly antibacterial and exfoliating.
• Baking soda can be anti-inflammatory and antibacterial.

 

Mix ingredients together and gently apply to face. Rinse after 15 minutes.

 

 


8. For Damaged Hair

Mayonnaise

Here is what you need for this popular remedy:

  • 2 tablespoon mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil

 

Why it works so well?

• Mayonnaise can make hair shiny, voluminous, and hydrated.
• Honey can make hair softer.
• Olive and coconut oil will hydrate hair.


Mix ingredients together and apply to hair. Wait fifteen minutes with shower cap on before shampoo and conditioning.