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Permanent Hair Straightening with the Help of Coconut Milk and Lemon Juice



Many people, especially women, love the look and feel soft and straight hair. Generally, people use products and tools to straighten up their hair such as chemical straightener, straightening iron, and other product which can irritate and even damage your scalp and hair.

Fortunately, these techniques will help to relax, straighten, and moisturize your hair without using any heat and damaging side effects of chemicals.



Read on to know how to give your hair a treat!

Treat your hair with Coconut Milk and Lemon Juice, watch the link video below.

 

Coconut milk, Extra Virgin Coconut Oil, and Lemon Juice

The combination of these three will naturally moisturize and relax your hair. The combination of coconut milk, extra virgin olive oil and lemon juice are high in fat, fiber and vitamin E which are excellent to make your hair gorgeous but be cautious especially when you have an artificial colored hair because the color will fade more quickly.



Preparations:

-Mix together 1 cup of coconut milk, 2 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil in a medium sauce pan.
-In a separate bowl, mix 4 tablespoons of lemon juice and 3 tablespoons of cornstarch until it forms smooth slurry.
-Whisk the slurry with the coconut mixture over a medium heat.
-Constantly mix until it thickens, to make a mask.
-Once reached its consistency like a conditioner, remove from heat and let cool slightly.
-Distribute the mask throughout your hair. You may either use pastry brush, paintbrush or your finger Make sure to coat your hair thoroughly for a best result.
-Cover your hair with a shower cap or you may also use plastic wrap. This is to retain the heat.
-Apply some heat by damping warm towel around your hair.
-Wash with gentle shampoo and warm water. Avoid using shampoos with surfactants or sulfates.
-Comb your hair to see the progress of your hair.