Here Is Why Egg Is The Best Natural Conditioner For Your Hair

Conditioning our hair is important but have you ever wondered why people keep recommended to use egg to do that?

Here Is Why Egg Is The Best Natural Conditioner For Your Hair
Here Is Why Egg Is The Best Natural Conditioner For Your Hair

Being born desi, we have all at least once in our life have had beaten eggs applied on our hair by our beloved mothers. Many of us, in fact, disliked getting the egg massage as it left our hair smelling for days.

But have we ever wondered why moms or many hair experts too, recommend using egg as a natural conditioner for hair?

We all can agree on the fact that conditioning our hair is as important as shampooing them. The conditioner helps bring back the natural texture of our hair by protecting it from heat and other substances and leaves our hair shiny and smooth.

Egg, especially the egg yolk, as natural conditioner contains protein that nourishes our hair and enhances their softness.

How To Use Egg On Hair

It is important to remember that both egg white and egg yolks have different benefits for different hair types.

Hence, when using an egg-based homemade mixture for conditioning, make sure you are using the part that is best suited for your hair type.

  • Use the entire egg, if you have normal hair.
  • Only use egg white for oily hair.
  • For dry hair, use egg yolks to moisturize.

Pro tip: For best results, add a few drops vinegar to the egg mixture and apply on hair for at least 15-minutes.