How to make your own nourishing avocado hair mask

Linda Gieskes-Mwamba, founder of natural hair-care brand Suki Suki Naturals, shares her recipe for an easy DIY hair mask packed with healthy natural oils to nourish your hair

10 February 2019 - 00:00 By Nokubonga Thusi
You'll find many of the ingredients you need to make hair and face masks in your fridge.
You'll find many of the ingredients you need to make hair and face masks in your fridge.
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What you'll need:

1 ripe avocado

1 ripe banana

2-3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil

2-3 tbsp sweet almond oil

5 drops lavender essential oil

How to make it:

Blend it all and sieve it through to remove the fibres from the avocado and banana.

How to use it:

Apply to the hair and let it sit for 30 minutes, covered with a plastic shower cap. Rinse out with lukewarm, never hot, water.


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