Repair damage with an avocado
Here’s how to repair damaged hair with a common fruit you most likely have in your kitchen. Mash a ripe avocado (pit removed) with one egg, then apply this home remedy to wet hair. Avocados are rich in vitamins, essential fatty acids, and minerals that will help restore luster to your dry hair, says Stephen Sanna, expert colorist at the Pierre Michel Salon in New York City. Leave on for at least 20 minutes, then rinse several times. Repeat once a week for damaged hair and once a month for healthy hair. These are the absolute worst things that you can do to your hair.
Massage in butter
Try this home remedy: Treat dry, brittle hair with a small amount of butter for a glossy shine. Massage it into your dry hair, then cover your hair with a shower cap for about a half hour. Shampoo as usual, and rinse all the butter out. Doug Macintosh, a senior colorist at Kieran McKenna Salon in New York City says that if you try this technique you might want to first melt the butter, let it cool, and skim the fat off the top to clarify it. Here are some more ways to repair damaged hair if you scorched it in the sun this summer.