Very few of us know that the coconut is packed full of nourishing hydrating properties. Its flesh, water, oil and milk, just about everything can be used in some ways or another for beauty benefits. Apart from hydrating and adding delicious flavour to your food coconut is applied topically in the form of milk and oil to get better and healthy skin and hair. Using coconut milk and oil is the oldest and natural ingredients that has been used for centuries to treat skin problems, scalp issues, damaged hair and hair growth. It is also one of the easiest and most nourishing forms that can be used to get healthier hair. Using coconut milk for hair offers a wide range of benefits as it leaves your mane strong, shiny and promotes hair growth.
Here’s how you can use coconut milk for better hair growth.
Step 1: Add a handful of shredded coconut in a blender and add hot water to it.
Step 2: Blend it well for two-three minutes and strain the mixture to separate the flesh from milk.
Step 3: Start massaging your scalp with this milk for good 15 minutes.
Step 4: Gently massage your hair and allow it stay for 45 minutes.
Step 5: Cover your hair using a head band to avoid making a mess and rinse it off with regular shampoo.
This coconut milk hair treatment will ensure the milk penetrates deep into your follicles and nourishes them at the roots to improve better hair growth and texture.