Winter, hats and greasy looking hair go hand in hand. If it seems a good idea to hide your hair under a trendy beanie, using an easy homemade remedy for this common hair problem is even a better one.
The regular shampoo can become the ideal weapon against greasy hair during winter if combined with aloe vera. It is common knowledge that this plant has miraculous effects on your hair and your skin so you should combine a teaspoon of aloe vera with a tablespoon of lemon juice and add it to the shampoo.
You will have ready a homemade fix for greasy hair. Wash your hair with the mixture and rinse thoroughly. Store the rest of the mixture in the fridge and use it within the next days.
Witch Hazel and Mouthwash
The problem behind and oily hair is usually and oily scalp. To fix this problem combine equal amounts of mouth wash and witch hazel andapply the mixture on your scalp using a cotton ball. Leave it on for fifteen minutes and rinse with warm water. The two ingredients combined work both as an antiseptic and as an astringent. As a result the hair will have a glossy look.
Egg Yolk and Lemon Juice
A nutritive but also grease removing hair mask can be a quick fix for oily looking hair. Wash your hair as you normally do and then apply on the wet locks a mixture of 2 egg yolks and 5 drops of lemon. Spread the mask evenly on your hair and let set for 10 minutes. Rinse with warm water and repeat once a week for a long lasting result.
Sage , tea tree and eucalyptus are effective remedies for greasy hair. Add a few drops of these essential oils to your regular shampoo and you will have a fresh, smooth and grease free hair. You can useshampoos that come with these ingredients but you should know that finding all three in the same shampoo is impossible.
In case you are in the need for a quick fix , getting rid of the greasy hair with baby powder is extremely easy. Place a bit of powder on your scalp and leave it on for a few minutes. Then comb the hair to remove the powder. As a result you will get rid of the oily look in the shortest amount of time.