In addition to the above mentioned hair straightening treatments, one can also use some natural or homemade products to smooth out their frizzy hair. These natural substances can take some time to straighten hair and they may not be able to completely change your hair structure. But, with regular application, you can expect a lot of improvement in your hair quality, as the natural hair straightening treatments would nourish and moisturize your hair. A few of the most effective recipes for natural hair straightening have been listed as under:
The easiest way to smooth out your curls is to give your hair hot oil treatment prior to shampooing. For this, you can use any oil, though coconut oil, olive oil and almond oil are more frequently used for this purpose. For giving your hair a hot oil treatment, you need to heat the oil slightly and massage your scalp gently with this warm oil. Then wrap your head with a hot towel for a few hours, before washing your hair with a mild shampoo.
Use milk to straighten your hair. It can also condition your hair deeply. To make it more effective, add a few drops of honey to it. Both honey and milk will nourish your hair and make it healthy and shiny.
Make a natural hair straightening recipe by mixing coconut milk and lemon juice. To extract coconut milk, grind a coconut in a blender, and then add lemon juice to it. Mix both the ingredients thoroughly, and keep this mixture in the refrigerator for about a few hours, until a creamy layer of foam settles at the top of the container. Take out this creamy layer and apply on your hair and cover your head with a hot towel. After an hour, wash your hair with a mild shampoo.
Beat two eggs and mix olive oil with it. Apply this mixture to your hair, leave for a few hours, before shampooing and conditioning your hair as usual.
So, these are some of the ways in which you can get silky, smooth and straight hair. The natural approach to hair straightening can take some time, but would improve hair quality in the long run. The Brazilian and Japanese hair straightening treatments on the other hand, can give instant results in terms of completely straight hair. Japanese hair straightening treatment can give permanent results, while the effects of Brazilian hair straightening can last for about 2 to 3 months. However, it is important to find out an expert professional who can perform these procedures correctly. Also discuss with the professional to know whether such treatments can cause side effects like, excessive dryness of hair, damage and hair fall. As far as hair straightening treatment cost is concerned, it can range between $250 to around $1000, depending on your locality, hair type and length.