Hair is a precious beauty asset, so it deserves good care. There are three types of hair- normal, oily and dry. Dry hair is difficult to control after shampooing, looks dull and has ends that are dry and split. `Dry hair needs regular care especially good oiling and massage. It must be remembered that hair is made of protein so a high protein diet can help to make it grow strong and healthy. Minerals important for the health of your hair include iron, copper and iodine. You get these minerals from leafy green vegetables,eggs, cheese,meat, salad and fruits. For dry hair, you may also add dairy products and a little vegetable oil to the same basic diet.

Hair some useful home remedies to tackle the problem of dry hair.

Home Remedies for Dry Hair

Dry Hair Treatment using Egg

Beat up an egg in a cup of yogurt. Add the juice of one lemon and a teaspoon of coconut oil. Massage into the hair. Cover with moist, warm towel. Let it stand for an hour. Wash off with water.Then , at last rinse of with warm lime water.

Treat Dry Hair using Banana

Banana is excellent for dry hair. It promotes healthy, glossy hair and gives them a unique shine. Mash two banana and add half cup beaten curd. Apply this paste all over the scalp and hair. Leave it for 15 minutes and then shampoo your hair properly.

Dry Hair Remedy with Warm Oil Massage

Take half cup oil and add four crushed almond to it. Steam this mixture by placing it inside a pan. Apply while still warm, deep into the scalp and into the roots of your hair. Cover your head with a towel and leave it on for half an hour. Then shampoo as usual.

Dry Hair Treatment using Egg,rum and flax seed oil


  • Two egg yolks
  • Two teaspoon flax seed oil
  • Two teaspoon rum

Mix all the above ingredients. Apply the mixture on your hair including scalp. Let it stand for an hour. Then wash your hair with warm water.  This is good for dry hair.