Damaged hair, dull hair, dry hair well these are just some common problems that every individual at some point of time face and cripples about. The point is how much effort are we paying on our own to deal with these things. With market flooring with so many products like conditioner, shampoo, and hair serum if you are tired of not finding a reliable result then probably, you need to head out to make on your own. You don’t have to panic in all these cases. The tiny bottle of serum which you buy from the market is pricey. But the same if you spend on your own and get results in less time, well there will not be any disappointment at all. Don’t you agree?
Understand the problem first
The frizzy or dull hair is of all the root causes of hair loss. You must, instead of focusing on every problem, should target this very own reason. This can happen when the layer of the hair cuticle is raised. It gives an appearance of frizzy yet dry hair instead of the smoothness and nourishment which it deserves.
So be it at the time of partying or visiting a friend’s house, you don’t want to go with that over volumized hair that looks messy. Understand that this could happen often if your hair has a tendency to get dried easily or you tend to wash your hair almost every alternate day or it is humid weather.
Making the best use of homemade serum
Given below are some of the best ways by which you can create a hair serum at home. This works as a protective layer that can give your hair cuticle a coating and thus ensure the damage and hair fall reduces to a great extent. Applying it as advised by the experts will give you shinier yet manageable hair. You must simply apply it at the end of the hair and on the scalp and see the difference. With a good hair serum, you will be able to:
- Get rid of dry yet frizzy hair
- Make hair manageable
- Say goodbye to tangled hair
- Give hair better moisture needed
- Make your hair silky and smooth.
Ingredients you need for making a hair serum:
- Castor oil: Like the benefits you get from Avocado oil, this one can penetrates deep in the shaft of the hair
- Rosemary oil: Makes your hair stronger while preventing hair damage.
- Flaxseed oil: An ideal source of Omega 3 fatty acid
- Avocado oil: Known for much needed monounsaturated fats and oleic acid along with minerals and oleic acid for nourishment.
- Cedarwood essential oil: Best to be used for frizzy hair and rich with monounsaturated fats
Steps to make the right Homemade hair serum
The reason why we shall be focusing on creating such hair serum is to tackle the problem of frizzy hair. The steps mentioned below can work for all types of hair and under any weather conditions. Rather it works best during humid weather. Since only natural ingredients are used, you can be rest assured there will not be any kind of side-effect you shall face.
- Step 1: 1 tablespoon avocado
Get your spray bottle in which you will be keeping the serum. put 1 tablespoon avocado oil in it to begin with. Try using a bottle made of quality plastic or stainless steel so that oil doesn’t go waste. For safety and cleanliness, you can have a funnel so that putting the oil becomes easy.
- Step 2: 1 tablespoon castor oil
Now you need to add the 1 tablespoon castor oil in the same bottle and shake it well. Make sure both the oils are mixed properly.
- Step 3: Flaxseed oil of 1/4 cup
In the same bottle, you must also add Flaxseed oil of 1/4 cup. Further, mix all three oils well and shake them so that they get mixed up properly.
- Step 4: Total 22 drops of Essential oil
Now in the same bottle, put essential oil that includes rosemary and peppermint of 6 drops each while cedarwood essential oil of 10 drops.
You must keep in mind that oil dilution shall be 1.3% and the reason why you need to use these drops are that they are efficient carriers.
- Step 5: Application time
Shake the bottle well so that the amount of serum gets mixed well. Keep it overnight and apply it only a day before you want to wash your hair. The reason why you must keep it for a long time on the hair is to let it penetrate in the hair so that when you wash them with your shampoo, all you get is a frizz-free hair
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Know the Right Time to Apply
You must use the serum before washing your hair. You can even use it after you get out from the shower, blow-dry the hair, and then apply it by outing it in your palm first and then massaging the scalp gently. Since hair serum tends to be thick and oily, you don’t want to apply too much it in the roots otherwise, your hair will look too oily.
With the above steps, you by now must be confident to make the home serum on your own instead of purchasing it from the market. Such serum can be best applied on the scalp and hair ends for effective results. The serum does not have any kind of chemicals and even you will be able to use it for a long time. For more details, you can even refer to the given below links and watch how the serum can be made in different ways.
Hair serum can be fun to do with your family and friends. Besides, it is a healthy option that gives your hair a nature shine and life. But take every drop of oil carefully as advised. Otherwise, the desired serum which you can see in the videos may not be what you will get.