Hair mask with mustard – how to do, what is the effect

The website “” continues to delight you with natural recipes for the live, beautiful and thick hair. Today in focus of our attention – a mask for hair with mustard.

Long been known that a variety of “hot” substances warm up the scalp, moderately irritate her, causing a rush of blood to the cells. These tools include, for example, is widely known for the cure of baldness, as pepper tincture. The properties of mustard in this sense is much more delicate and more effective.

Mustard stimulates hair growth and prevents hair loss.

In addition, this tool is a good fight with fat – proponents of environmentally friendly lifestyle even manage to wash with a hair. That is why the mask is recommended to owners of greasy hair.

But mustard is very aggressive to hair, so the mask is based on it is designed purely for the roots. Most of the reviews can be seen that this mask is very effective for hair growth. So if you need at an accelerated pace to grow curls – feel free to use the recipe from

Hair mask with mustard – the stages of preparation

  • Mix two tablespoons of dry mustard powder with the same amount of hot water, but not boiling water.
  • Add the same amount of base vegetable oil – olive, burdock, castor, coconut.
  • Add the yolk of one egg (separated and his shell), when the previous ingredients to cool a bit so the egg yolks don’t curdle.
  • Then add two teaspoons of sugar. Remember: the more sugar, the more warm mask.
  • To prepare the mask, do not use mustard paste, which we eat, because in the process of the industrial preparation uses many additional components – vinegar, salt, sugar. Much more intense will heat the scalp clean grain mustard, ground into a powder.

    Better if the hair prior to application will be wet and “conditionally clean”, i.e. washed last night.

    Thoroughly mix all the ingredients of masks for hair with mustard to the state of sour cream, apply the mixture on the scalp, focusing on the middle (as the staining of the roots) – very convenient to use the brush.

    Try that more funds were on the scalp and as little as possible directly on the hair.

    After need short time to massage the hair roots. Hair and hide it under the polyethylene, after turning so that the tips did not touch the roots, and wrap with a towel.

    The time of holding the mask depends on the extent of your exposure ? If the skin will be very oven, you can only sustain a minimum 15 minutes. If you feel significant discomfort, and hold for an hour.

    Experts in homemade masks soothe: for the first time the mask for poorly growing hair with mustard scalp can never accept, but in subsequent times will be easier and not so “hot”.

    A better mask rinse with cool water (hot will provide pain effect after an aggressive mustard, especially on sensitive skin, and it can coagulate the egg yolk, which will then be difficult to wash out of the hair) with shampoo.

    Making a hair mask with mustard

    If you’re a little afraid of the effect of burning, try for the first time to prepare the medium without added sugar or with the most minimal amount. When you understand how it reacts to the scalp, with the number of ingredients you can experiment with.

    Instead of sugar you can add a little honey, but remember that honey lightens hair, and sea buckthorn oil added as a base to give the hair a slightly reddish hue.

    The more time passes between the preparation of the mask and its application, the more “burning” effect.

    Softening mask for hair with mustard in it add also a little cream, butter or a Cup of yogurt. You can also add a teaspoon of aloe juice.

    Another variation is a tablespoon of dry yeast, diluted in yogurt with a spoon of sugar. To fermented components add honey and a tablespoon of mustard.

    Protect the hair from drying out

    To protect the curls from getting burned, before applying the mask for hair with mustard oil make a mask. Mix a base oil like avocado (2-3 tablespoons depending on hair length) with essential oil of ylang-ylang oil (about 15 drops). Carefully spread the oil over the entire hair length, paying particular attention to the ends.

    Mustard mask strengthens the hair roots and the growth of hair, makes them thicker and stronger. In addition, oily hair will not so quickly be contaminated.

    Repeat the procedure 1-2 times a week for a month. After that, you should take a break for about six months. The optimal frequency for dry and poorly growing hair again in 10 days.

    Judging by the reviews of most of those who tried this mask, it often happens that the mustard “bakes”. In this case, it is necessary to change manufacturer or mustard to add a little more sugar.

    On the other hand, it may mean that the scalp is just not too reacts violently to the mask.

    The main thing – that was the effect. And remember that hair mask with mustard applied only on a healthy scalp – otherwise hair can be caused great harm.

    Author – Ekaterina Maximova, site

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