Jajko, a w szczególności żółtko od dawna jest cenione w kosmetyce! Wykorzystuje się je w niemal niezliczonej ilości przepisów, z oliwą, z naftą kosmetyczną, cytryną, miodem i czym tylko zapragniesz. Czemu ma ono tak dobrą sławę? Otóż żółtko jajka jest bogate w kwasy tłuszczowe, witaminy i proteiny. To po prostu bomba składników odżywczych i dlatego właśnie włosy je uwielbiają.
Eggs, yolks in particular, have long been valued in the lines of cosmetics! They are used in almost countless number of recipes along with the olive oil, cosmetic kerosene, lemons, honey, and anything else you want. Why the egg has such a good reputation? The answer is simple – because egg yolk is rich in fatty acids, vitamins and proteins. So, simply putting; egg is a nutritional bomb loaded with nutrients, and this is why the hair loves them.
The only drawback of eggs is their consistency and smell. Some people can be a bit disgusted by it, but I assure you that egg concoction is not so terrible. When applying egg masks, you should be aware of the temperature, because you are using raw eggs. Such eggs under the influence of hot water can congeal – and trust me, you do not want to have nicely scrambled eggs in your hair! Egg does not irritate the skin, and in addition, moisturizes the hair tightly, so there are no restrictions to its use. Optimally, an egg mask should be used 1-2 times a week.
Egg Mask Made Only with Eggs:
You will need 2-3 eggs.
Separate the whites from the yolks and then beat egg whites. After that, combine it with the egg yolks. Such mixture, then, apply on washed and drained by the towel hair. Rub it in very thoroughly. In the end, cover your hair with a bonnet and wrap it in a towel for 30 minutes. Rinse your hair with lukewarm water.
Mask Made of Egg Yolks, Lemon and Castor Oil:
– 2 egg yolks
– 2 tablespoons of castor oil
– Half a lemon
Squeeze the juice of half a lemon to the vessel with yolks. But be careful to avoid the pits. Mix it all together and then add the castor oil; and again – combine whole into a mass. Mask should be put on unwashed hair. Hair can be wetted with water for the mask to be easier spread across the hair. Next step is to arrange your hair in a bun and wrap it safely by using the bathing bonnet. Formula should be rinsed after 30 minutes, and your hair should be thoroughly washed with shampoo.
Egg Mask for Damaged Hair:
– 3 egg yolks
– 3 tablespoons of olive oil
– A little bit of lemon juice
Firstly, you have to combine all the ingredients and beat them vigorously with a fork, until the mask will take the form of a lotion, almost like mayonnaise. Such mask is applied on dry hair and left for 30-40 minutes. The best solution is to keep the mask under a warm towel because the heat helps the beneficial ingredients to penetrate the hair structure. After this time, the mask should be rinsed, and your hair washed with a shampoo, twice.
Gloss Hair Mask with Yogurt:
– 1 egg yolk
– 3 tablespoons of plain yogurt
– Juice of half a lemon
Thoroughly mix all the ingredients and put them on your damp hair. Mask has to cover all the hair; from the roots to the tips. Secure your hair with bonnet or foil, and then cover it with a towel. Keep the mask on your hair for about 20 minutes. After this time, simply, wash the hair.
Egg Mask with Clay for Greasy Hair
– 1 egg yolk
– ¼ avocado
– 1 tablespoon of green clay
Peel the avocado and remove the pit. The pulp should be blended together with the egg yolk until you achieve a smooth mass. After that, add the green clay. Fill the mixture with water until you gain the consistency of a cream. Such mask should be then placed on your hair for about 30 minutes and of course under a towel. After 30 minutes, rinse your hair thoroughly with water.