Home Cosmetics has recently become extremely popular. Increasingly, women share their recipes are not specialties and effective masks, wraps and rinses. Among home beauty recipes are very common hair masks based gelatin.
Gelatine mask will make your hair voluminous, lush and incredibly shiny. In addition, gelatin hair mask is a budget analogue expensive salon treatments "lamination".
Useful properties of gelatin
Gelatin - a protein product produced from connective tissue of animals (cows and calves). It has a mass of useful properties that are beneficial to the condition of hair, nails and skin.
The gelatin is useful for hair?
Vitamin E. A part of the gelatin vitamin of beauty and youth strengthens the hair structure and strengthens its growth. In addition, vitamin E has intensively moisturizing properties.
Collagen. Is the basis of gelatin. It makes hair elastic and less brittle.
Protein. In the structure of hair keratin has a layer composed of proteins. Under the influence of aggressive factors (blow-drying, styling laundries and so forth.) Horny scales begin to puff up the hair - keratin layer begins to lose proteins. Gelatin restores hair structure and fills the cortex or keratin layer of their proteins. The result - healthy hair, and tips.
Protecting hair. Gelatin invisible film envelops each hair, making it shiny, and protects against harmful environmental influences.
Versatility. It fits any type of hair.
Subtleties and nuances
To mask did not have to wash out of the hair, you need to properly prepare gelatin. In addition, during the application and use of masks with gelatin, it is necessary to remember some of the nuances:
Gelatin should be dissolved in water, broth or juice in proportions of about 1: 3.
Gelatine for the mask must completely dissolve and form a homogeneous mass without lumps.
"Disbands" gelatin best in a water bath. Just make sure that the gelatin does not boil. In this case, it will lose its properties.
The calculation of the amount of gelatin to make a mask based on the length and thickness of your hair. If you take 1 tablespoon of gelatin, the other ingredients must be added as a tablespoon.
If you are using gelatin for the first time - perform an allergy test (in the crook of the elbow or behind the ear). Unfortunately, allergies to gelatin - a common occurrence.
Use gelatin mask you can as often as you want for yourself.
Minimum course masks - 4-5. Only after such a large number of masks become noticeable result.
Rinse off the mask from the gelatin hair need to carefully, using shampoo. Otherwise, the gelatin may be glued hair.
Gelatin mask for normal hair
Do not forget about the hair mask.
Mask with shampoo
1 hour / liter shampoo
The gelatin is dissolved in water and allow it to swell. Add shampoo. The resulting mixture is applied to the hair, not reaching the roots. On his head put on a plastic cap. Bask hair dryer for 5 minutes. Keep the mask on your hair for about an hour.
1 pack. gelatin
1, 5 tablespoons of shampoo
Gelatin thoroughly mix with beaten eggs, add to the mix the shampoo. Give dissolve gelatin. The finished mask put on damp hair for about half an hour. Then rinse shampoo. The mask makes hair shiny lush.
Mask with henna and mustard
2 tablespoons mustard powder
2 tablespoons of henna (take colorless)
Gelatin in water until complete dissolution. Put in a water bath. Add to it mustard and henna. Remove from heat and add the egg. Mix everything. To the hair roots and 15 minutes. Because of mustard you may feel a slight burning sensation on the head.
Moisturizing mask with honey
2 tablespoons liquid honey
Dissolve gelatin in herbal teas. The broth is selected based on the color of your hair. For light fit chamomile, for the dark - from a linden. To add gelatin honey and mix well. Rub the mixture into the hair roots.
Nourishing Olive Mask
1 tablespoon olive oil
Dissolve gelatin in water, adding oil and heated in a water bath. Warm composition applied to wet hair and hold 40 minutes. Rinse with warm water and shampoo.
Masks with gelatin for oily hair
Mask with vinegar and lemon juice
4 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar
0, 5 tablespoons of lemon juice
1 egg yolk
1 teaspoon of shampoo for oily hair
Beat the yolks, add the apple cider vinegar and lemon juice. Mix everything. The composition add the gelatin and let it swell. Then, gelatin mixed with shampoo. Keep the mask on hair for 40 minutes.
Mask with sea salt
1 large tablespoon of sea salt
1 teaspoon of burdock oil
Gelatin is dissolved in water, adding sea salt and burdock. Let the mixture brew for about half an hour. The resulting mixture to the hair for an hour, wearing a plastic cap on her head and wrapped a towel.
Mask with onion juice and egg
3 tablespoons onion juice
1 tablespoon of shampoo
Dissolve the gelatin in the juice, add shampoo. Let stand until gelatin is completely dissolved. Apply mask over the entire length of hair for about an hour, wrapped head wrap and a towel.
Mask with yogurt and apple juice
3 tablespoons apple juice (can substitute any acidic fruit or berry juice)
1 tablespoon of yogurt (you can take yogurt or whey)
Gelatine is dissolved in the juice, to swell. Add yogurt. All mix thoroughly and apply on hair. Keep the mask for 30 minutes.
Mask with nettles and egg yolk
3 egg yolks
Dissolve gelatin in the broth, let him swell. Add the beaten egg yolks. Apply the mask to damp hair, roll up the film and wrap head with a towel. Warm hairdryer. Keep the mask about half an hour.
Gelatin mask for dry and damaged hair
Mask with mineral water
Still mineral water
Mix gelatin with mineral water, then melt until smooth. Cool and apply on hair for 40 minutes.
Mask with milk
1 tablespoon olive oil (preferably virgin)
Heat the milk. Dissolve the gelatin in it and allow it to swell. Heat in a water bath. Then cool and add the olive oil. All well and move to the hair, especially at the tips. Hold 30 minutes.
Mask with hops and honey
1 tablespoon broth of hop cones
1 teaspoon of liquid honey
Dissolve gelatin in warm milk, let swell. Put in a water bath, add hops and honey. All warm up and apply on hair. Keep the mask for 45 minutes.
Mask with balm
1 tablespoon balm for dry hair
Dissolved in warm milk gelatin mixed with balm. Apply to freshly washed hair shampoo, a little backing from the roots. Hold 15 minutes.
Mask with aloe and St. John's wort
decoction of St. John's wort
1 hour / liter of aloe juice
Dissolve gelatin in warm herbal teas. Melt in a water bath, add the juice of aloe. Apply to hair, shook his head wrap and wrap a towel.
In any hair mask can also add a few drops of essential oil.