Straight, shiny and smooth hair has always been in trend as it looks good on any face type.
One of the best benefits of having perfectly straight hair is that you can pull off any kind of hairstyle with extreme ease. Be it a casual ponytail or an elaborate hairdo, perfectly straight hair would enable you to do all that and more. Better yet, straight hair tends to be extra glossy and slick, and would make you look like a diva with minimum effort.
Women who are not blessed with naturally straight hair often turn to chemical treatments to get rid of unruly waves and curls. Many beauty salons offer hair-straightening services with immediate results. The finished look lasts for a limited time, perhaps for a year.
But after one year, your hair will start showing the side effects of the harsh chemicals and heated tools used during the treatment. This can include dry hair, allergy on the scalp and hair loss.
If you wish to have straight hair without damaging your lustrous locks, you can try some natural home remedies. There are some ingredients in your kitchen that can help straighten your hair naturally.
When using natural ingredients you will never get an instant result overnight, but this treatment does give a good result from the first time you use it.
Coconut milk mixed with lemon juice:
Coconut Milk is known for its moisturizing ability. It seems that there is coconut milk in every beauty product on the market today. Coconut milk is believed to help straighten hair. Besides giving your hair a shine and luster that no commercial product could produce, coconut milk brings all the benefits of being antibacterial, anti-fungal and antiviral. So the scalp gets a great treatment at the same time.
Lemon Juice is widely used for hair, skin and nail treatments as well as many other uses around the house. It is a natural hair lightener (mainly for blonde hair) and works amazingly well on dry and itchy scalps and for dandruff. It brings shine to hair and it stimulates the oil glands in the scalp producing stronger and healthier hair.
All you have got to do is mix coconut milk and lemon juice and apply the cream. Wash your hair with lukewarm water after a few minutes.
Watch the video below for directions about this hair treatment. Used it a couple of times a week and simply enjoy in your shiny, straight hair!