Olive oil for fast hair growth
Our hair is vulnerable to damage from hair dyes, dirt and high temperatures. Olive oil is especially good for African hair as it is natural and free from harmful chemicals, prevents breakage and hair splits, maintains natural shine and softness and removes dandruff. Olive oil is also called the golden beauty for its anti-aging properties. However, it is not the type of oil to remain on hair for more than a couple of hours. It must be washed after 2 or 3 hours tops.
1.Olive oil with egg yolk: egg yolk is rich with fat that softens hair and prevents breakage. Mix 2 or 3 egg yolks with 4 teaspoons of olive oil. Apply from scalp to hair tips, cover with plastic for 2 hours and rinse. Apply oil while hair is still wet.
2.Olive oil with yoghurt: yoghurt restores moisture and softness of hair. Mix 4 spoons of yoghurt with 3 spoons of olive oil; apply on hair and cover with plastic. Rinse after 3 hours.
3.Olive oil with coconut oil: coconut oil is useful to prevent hair splits and promote fast growth of hair. Warm enough amount coconut and olive oil and apply from scalp to hair tips. Massage thoroughly, cover with plastic for 2 to 3 hours and rinse with cold water.
4.Olive oil only: warm enough amount of olive oil and apply on scalp. Massage for 5 minutes, cover with plastic for 2 to 3 hours and rinse after. Apply moisturizing oil and braid while the hair is still wet.
5.Olive oil with henna: mix enough amount of henna with tea water, then add 5 spoons of olive oil and mix well. Apply from scalp to hair tip and cover with plastic. Then rinse after 2 to 3 hours.