Cinnamon is a safe alternative to chemicals products used to dye hair. This not only gives to your hair a lighter shade, but also offers it a gloss, makes it soft and silky and it will smell wonderful.
The best effect will be visible on brown hair. With a single treatment the hair will become lighten – 2 or 3 shades. Brunettes should be more patient and repeat the procedure several times and remember that it is possible, due to their hair structure, not to get any results. Here’s how to use cinnamon to lighten the hair a few shades:
- -3 tablespoons of honey
- -3 tablespoons of cinnamon
- -5-6 tablespoons natural hair conditioner
This amount of mixture should be used on long hair for one washing. If your hair is shoulder level, then the mixture can be used twice. Place honey and cinnamon in bowl. Mix very gently to blend ingredients. When the mixture is smooth add the natural hair conditioner and mix again.
First wash your hair well and when it is half dry divide it into stripes. Place the mixture using dye brush on your hair and apply evenly on each strand. If you find it more convenient, apply the mixture using your hands and rub your hair. Avoid the face area that can cause redness or irritation. Also, avoid scalp contact .
After applying the mask,put your hair in a bun. Cover it with a plastic bag and wrap it in a towel. Leave it for 30 minutes and then remove the towel and let the plastic bag on your head for another 4-5 hours.. Then wash it with warm water. The result is surprising and your hair will have a lighter color, up to 3 shades.
For a lighter color the treatment must be repeated several times. Suits for oily hair also. For dry hair add 1 tablespoon of olive oil.