Honey is often thought to be only used as natural sweetener, however, it can also be used for many other purposes! For one, honey has properties that helps promote healthier hair. Here we will share with you 3 tips on achieve smoother, silkier hair with honey.
1. Honey Shampoo
Have dull brittle hair? Adding honey to your favourite shampoo helps strengthen your hair follicles for a healthier hair growth!
Directions: Add 1:1 ratio of honey to shampoo. Wash as usual.
2. Honey Hair Mask
Want lustrous hair? Raw honey contains enzymes that helps dull hair to shine. Additionally, combined with coconut oil the mixture can fully penetrate into the hair shaft to condition hair strands from within!
Directions: Mix 1:2 ratio of honey to coconut oil. Apply the mask to the damp hair, while avoiding the scalp. Rinse after 20 minutes.
3. Honey Hair Highlighter
As oxidized honey release hydrogen peroxide (a chemical compound known to lighten hair), it can act as a natural hair highlighter! Whats more, honey has moisturising properties, lgiving you a new hairstyle with lesser damaged.
Directions: Mix 1 tablespoon of honey to a cup of water and apply directly to clean damp hair. Let the mixture sit for an hour and rinse. Apply this mixture weekly for more dramatic results.