10 Natural Ways To Straighten Your Hair At Home

Straight hair will never go out of style. A lot of people yearn for the simple, sleek, and extremely chic look that straight hair can give you. Especially when you are riddled with frizz and bad hair on most days. However, styling your hair too often or even opting for permanent straightening can be detrimental to your hair’s health. Using natural methods to straighten your hair may take longer to show results, but it will definitely leave your hair looking and FEELING like a million bucks. Following, I’ve put together, a list of 10 natural ways to straighten your hair at home

1. Coconut Milk And Lemon Juice For Hair Straightening

You Will Need

  • ¼ cup Coconut Milk
  • 1 tbsp Lemon Juice

Prep Time

Overnight

Processing Time

30 minutes

Process

  1. Combine the coconut milk and the lemon juice and mix well.
  2. Refrigerate the mixture overnight.
  3. In the morning, apply the mixture to your hair, from the roots to the tips.
  4. Leave it on for about 30 minutes.
  5. Wash off with cool water and a mild sulfate free shampoo.

How Often?

Once a week.

Why This Works

Lemon juice helps straighten your hair. In combination with coconut milk, it conditions your hair while giving your scalp a vitamin C boost. This mask will leave your hair feeling silky and soft, and you will notice that your hair is smoother right after the first treatment.

 

2. Hot Oil Treatment For Hair Straightening

2. Hot Oil Treatment For Hair Straightening

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You Will Need

  • 1 tbsp Castor Oil
  • 1 tbsp Coconut Oil

Prep Time

2 minutes

Processing Time

45 minutes

Process

  1. Combine the oils and heat the blend for a couple of seconds until it is slightly warm.
  2. Apply the oil to your scalp and hair.
  3. Once your hair is completely saturated with oil, massage your scalp for about 15 minutes.
  4. Leave the oil on for an additional 30 minutes.
  5. Wash your hair with cool water and mild sulfate free shampoo.

How Often?

Twice a week.

Why This Works

Castor oil conditions and repairs your hair like no other ingredient. It helps control frizz while leaving your hair feeling soft and hydrated. Using this ingredient helps smooth out your hair and add shine.

3. Milk Spray For Hair Straightening

3. Milk Spray For Hair Straightening

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You Will Need

  • ¼ cup Milk
  • Spray Bottle

Prep Time

2 minutes

Processing Time

30 minutes

Process

  1. Pour the milk into the spray bottle.
  2. Spritz your hair until it is saturated with milk.
  3. Leave the milk in your hair for about 30 minutes.
  4. Rinse with cool water.

How Often?

1-2 times a week.

Why This Works

The proteins in milk help fortify the shafts of your hair, controlling frizz and making your hair appear straight.

 

4. Eggs And Olive Oil For Hair Straightening

4. Eggs And Olive Oil For Hair Straightening

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