Egg White For Hair

Egg white is useful for oily hair & scalp; nevertheless it can be used for normal/dry hair in combination with other nutrients due to its overall hair benefits. Many people prefer to use egg white alone in hair masks, as it’s less smelly than an egg yolk/whole egg. Otherwise also it contains many nutrients that can make your hair grow long, thick and look shiny and healthy.

DIY Egg White Mask For Hair Care
Use Homemade Egg White Mask For Hair Growth

Egg white is packed with high quality protein and contains nutrients such as multivitamins including b-vitamins and minerals like sulphur that are needed to keep your hair healthy.

Best Homemade Egg White Hair Masks

1. DIY Egg White Mask For Oily Hair:

You will need:

(i) Egg white: 1

(ii) Olive oil: 1 teaspoon, extra virgin

Method:

(i) If your hair or scalp is too much oily, don’t use egg yolk as it contains lots of fat. Instead use only egg white. It will work to get rid of oils from your hair, leaving it softer and shinier. Take 1 egg or 2 eggs, depending upon your hair length and thickness. Separate the whites from the yolks.

(ii) Put the egg white(s) into a glass bowl and mix in the olive oil. Depending upon the volume of your hair you may adjust quantities of the egg whites and olive oil in the above proportion. Whisk or stir the mixture with a spoon until you get a mask of uniform consistency.

(iii) Apply the mixture evenly onto your hair. Put your hair in a loose bun, cover with a plastic shower cap, leaving the mixture in your hair for a minimum one hour so that the mask gets enough time to work its magic on your oily hair.

(iv) First rinse off the mixture from your hair using lukewarm water, and then shampoo it again with lukewarm water to remove excess oil and egg, leaving your hair shiny and soft with no buildup. Make sure to use cool or lukewarm water (avoid using hot water) so that the egg white doesn’t cook in your hair. If you feel that the smell is still not gone, shampoo your hair once more.

(v) Let your hair air-dry. When done, run your fingers through your hair and voila – feel the touch of your rejuvenated, shiny, vibrant and healthier hair.

2. Egg White For Hair Growth: Egg white is chockfull of good quality protein and vitamins, so has abilities to nurture your scalp and boost faster and longer hair growth. Coconut oil is also rich source of essential nutrients such as vitamins, minerals and essential fatty acids that make it an ideal ingredient to stimulate the hair follicles and boost hair growth. Further, this oil’s molecules are so tiny that they can easily penetrate into the hair follicles to nurture and support hair growth.

You will need:

(i) Egg white: 1 or 2, depending upon length and thickness of your hair

(ii) Coconut oil: 1 teaspoon per 1 egg white

Method:

(i) Combine the egg white and the coconut oil in a clean glass bowl. Depending upon the volume of your hair you may adjust quantities of the egg whites and coconut oil in the above given proportion. Whisk or stir the mixture thoroughly with a fork until you get a mask of uniform consistency.

(ii) Apply the coconut oil and egg white hair mask using your clean fingers or with a hair mask brush to your scalp first, then onto your hair all over. Tie your hair up using a clip or put it in loose bun and then cover it with shower cap to trap warmth, so as to let the hair mask penetrates deeper. Let the mask stay on for about an hour and work its full magic.

(iii) Now rinse off the mixture thoroughly from your hair using lukewarm water, and then follow with shampooing it with lukewarm water to remove oil and egg white, leaving your hair glossy and soft with no buildup. Be sure to use cool or lukewarm water (avoid hot water) so that the egg white doesn’t cook in your hair. If you feel that the smell is still not gone, shampoo your hair once more.

(iv) Let your hair air-dry. When done, run your fingers through your hair and voila – feel the touch of your revitalized and healthier hair.

3. Egg White And Lemon Mask – An Anti-Dandruff Mask: This mask helps in getting rid of grease and stale oils from the scalp as well as exfoliating dead cells, flaky skin and dirt, all of these actions put together work to fight off dandruff.

You will need:

(i) Egg white: 1 or 2, depending upon volume of the hair

(ii) Lemon juice: 1/2 teaspoon per one egg white, freshly squeezed (If you are using 2 white eggs, take 1 full teaspoon of lemon juice)

Method:

(i) Put the egg white and the freshly squeezed lemon juice in a clean glass bowl. Depending upon the volume of your hair you may adjust quantities of the egg white(s) and amount of lemon juice in the above given proportion. Whisk or stir the mixture thoroughly with a fork until you get a mixture of uniform consistency.

(ii) Apply the anti-dandruff mask to your scalp using clean fingers. After applying it to your scalp, coat the hair mask onto your hair moving from the root to the end of the hair. Tie your hair into a high bun and cover with a shower cap, leaving it on for about half an hour so that the mask penetrates into the hair shaft.

(iii) Now rinse off the mixture thoroughly from your hair using lukewarm water, and then follow with shampooing it with lukewarm water to remove egg white, leaving your hair cleansed and shiny with no buildup. Be sure to use cool or lukewarm water (avoid hot water) so that the egg white doesn’t cook in your hair. If you feel that the smell is still not gone, shampoo your hair once more.

(iv) Let your hair air-dry. When done, run your fingers through your hair and voila – feel the much reduced presence of dandruff, which will be totally eliminated after the regular use of this remedy in a couple of months time.

Natural Beauty Tips:

(i) Preferably, stand in shower or over your bathroom sink as egg white hair mask is very drippy.

(ii) You can use egg hair mask right before a shower as it tends to drip down on the back of your neck and you certainly would require a shower afterwards. In the shower, you can also rinse off the hair mask more effectively.

We are certain you will love the above masks. Share your experience after using any of the above the egg white hair treatments.

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2 COMMENTS

  1. for the past 3months i’ve been using the the whole egg mixed with lemon juice and olive oil in my 4c hair type and my scalp is free from dandruff and my hair has grown long and it is looking soft and healthy.It is really working for me i admit

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