5 Game-Changing DIY Hair Masks To Combat Hairfall

Ayushi VermaAyushi Verma  |  Jul 27, 2021
5 Game-Changing DIY Hair Masks To Combat Hairfall

Real talk: you’re not alone if you’ve been wondering why TF you are losing your hair in your 20s. From lifestyle factors such as hot water showers, over-styling to scientific reasons and weather changes – there are plenty of completely normal reasons why our strands are leaving the nests we’ve created for them. 

While it’s totally normal to lose a few strands every day, if you are way past the threshold and can’t bear to see your strands falling, we’ve just the thing for you. Enter DIY hair masks that will work wonders to tackle hair fall. Keep scrolling for some game-changing hacks to strengthen the hair follicles and get thicker, fuller tresses. 

5 DIY Hair Masks To Bid Adieu To Hairfall


Try An Egg Mask

You’ll need:

  • Eggs
  • Olive oil


Step 1: In a bowl, add 3 egg yolks.

Step 2: Then, add 3 tablespoons of olive oil along with a few drops of essential oil.

Step 3: Apply the mixture to your scalp and strands. Leave it on for 20 minutes before rinsing it off with cold water.

Gooseberry For Stronger, Shinier Locks

You’ll need:

  • Amla powder
  • Shikakai powder
  • Coconut oil


Step 1: Add 1 tablespoon each of amla powder and shikakai powder in a pan.

Step 2: Then, add 2 tablespoons of coconut oil to it and bring the mixture to boil.

Step 3: After straining the oil, massage it into your scalp before going to bed. Leave it on overnight and wash your hair with shampoo the next morning.

The Two-Ingredient Recipe


You’ll need: 

  • Flaxseed
  • Lemon juice
  • Water


Step 1: Take ¼ cup of flax seeds and soak them in water overnight.

Step 2: In the morning, add 2 cups of water to it and bring it to a boil.

Step 3: Reduce the flame when it thickens and squeeze the juice of ½ a lemon in it. 

Step 4: Turn off the heat after a  couple of minutes and let it cool.

Step 5: Next, add a few drops of any essential oil of your choice and mix the ingredients.

Step 6: You can use it as an overnight hair mask or a styling gel to get smooth hair.

The Easiest Of All

You’ll Need:

  • Onion


Step 1: Extract the juice of an onion.

Step 2: Apply it to your scalp, leave it on for 20-30 minutes and then rinse off using your go-to shampoo.

The One-Ingredient Recipe


You’ll Need:

  • Fenugreek seeds


Step 1: Soak ½ a cup of fenugreek seeds in water. Let them sit overnight.

Step 2: The next morning, grind the two ingredients together to make a paste.

Step 3: Apply this paste on your scalp and hair and slap on a shower cap.

Step 4: Leave it on for at least half an hour before rinsing it off with water. Repeat this 3-4 times a week for best results.

Say goodbye to sparse edges!

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