We perform what not things to make our hair silky, shiny and smooth. To make your hair look beautiful people perform many experiments on their hair like Hair Spa, buying costly Shampoos and buy lots of conditioners. Yet those are effective but not for a long time they just give temporary results and they lose the natural shin of their hair. Here are some of my homemade tips to make your hair look silky and shiny.

You will find all the ingredients in the kitchen itself to make your hair look silky and shiny, which will save your precious time and save your money too. Hair plays an important part in our beauty. Especially women are told that their beauty comes from their hair. But if your hair does not look silky or shiny that’s a bad sign of unhealthy hair. How to make your hair look silk

Homemade tip to make your hair look silky and shiny

Aloe Vera is the cheapest home remedy. Basically Aloe Vera contains proteolytic enzymes components which help to decrease the dryness of your scalp. Aloe Vera can be used as the conditioner for your hair which gives the best results and makes your hair look shinier.

How to use

1 piece of Aloe Vera or according to your hair length

2-3 tablespoon of water

Take our gel from Aloe Vera from the leaf and put it in a bowl and blend until it gets smoother and add 2-3 tablespoon of water and mix it well and then apply to your hair for 10-15 min. And wash it with the lukewarm water. Repeat it 2-3 a week to get silky and shiny hair.

2. Use of Avocado mask for dry and damaged hair:

Avocado has a rich source of natural fats that nourish your hair and natural shine. The avocado mask helps rejuvenate and moisturize the dry scalp which improves the hair growth, makes it stronger and shinier. 

How to use:

  • Mash Avocado until it gets soft or you can also use a blender to mix it to create the paste
  • Wet your hair, apply it form your scalp till the tip of your hair
  • And let it rinse for about 15 min
  • Wash your hair with the shampoo and rinse with cold water.

Read More – Scalp Scrub: What are the Benefits, Products and their use for Healthy Strong hair

3. Use Banana Hair Mask :

We all need quick fixes to combat frizz. All that we need is a hair mask that will leave the hair nourished from the root to tip. A simple step by step tutorial on how to make a nourishing banana mask for silky & shiny hair at home.


2 Bananas

4 tbsp. Curd

1 tbsp. honey

1 tbsp. Olive oil.

At first take 2 large Bananas [Banana are rich in potassium, natural oils, carbohydrates, and vitamins.] and toss them in a bowl, mix 2 tbsp. curd in it as per hair length, [Curd is effective in fighting dandruff, preventing hair loss.] add 1 tbsp. of honey [Honey has moisturizing properties for your hair.] 

And last of all 1 tbsp. of almond oil, if you don’t have almond oil, olive oil is near as a good option. [Almond/olive oil nourishes & promotes hair growth.]

Step 1: blend it together till it forms a smooth paste

Step 2: Before you apply the mask, comb your hair & and apply the pack, layer by layer all over.

Step 3: Secure your hair with a clip to avoid dripping.

Step 4: Cover your hair with a shower cap and leave it on for 20-30 minutes.

Step 5: Rinse your hair & let it air dry. When you have done your hair feel soft and silky.

4. Aloe Vera and Fenugreek mask


Fenugreek seed 2/3 tablespoon

1 big slice of Aloe Vera.

How to make

Take a big piece of Aloe Vera and make small cuts and fill 2/3 Tablespoon of fenugreek seeds and keep it aside for all night.

On the second day, all you have to do is to remove all the fenugreek seeds which were kept in the Aloe Vera, with aloe gel. Now make a paste in the mixer, make sure your paste should be fine so that it will be easier to apply on your hair.

How to apply

Tip: Apply oil before applying the mask, it will not keep the hair dry. Do it once a week, so after an hour apply the paste section by section that you have created. Wash the hair with lukewarm water after 20 minutes, after the wash your hair with a mild shampoo and your hair will get a shiny look.

5. Aloe Vera – Coconut oil and Carrot Mask


3 tablespoon Aloe Vera gel.

2 tablespoon coconut oil.

2 to 3-inch pieces of beetroot.

2 to 3-inch Carrot pieces.

2 to 3 Hibiscus flower.

How to make

Grind all the ingredients in a mixer and make a fine paste. Now this mask is ready to apply on your hair. Apply the mask section by section. Apply the mask for 20 min wash it with lukewarm water and then wash it with lukewarm water. Using these masks will make your hair look silkier

How to apply

Tip: Don’t use hot water for to wash your hair, make use of cold water to wash your hair. Coldwater closes your hair pores, this will make your hair look soft and smooth.

6. Curd and Jaggery Mask


1 cup curd

2 tablespoon Jaggery

How to make

At first, take curd in a bowl and grind it with a spoon make it like a paste, now add some jaggery and again mix it nicely with a spoon till it gets creamier. Now apply the paste to your hair, keep the mask as it is for 30min and then wash it with shampoo. Apply conditioner after shampoo, and wash with normal water.

How to Apply

Tip: Curd consist of Vitamin ‘B5’ and Vitamin ‘D’, which is very important for hair. Curd improves the strength of your hair and helps to cure dandruff too. Jaggery consists of Vitamin ‘C, which makes your hair stronger. It makes your hair shiny and strong

7. (Amla powder) Indian gooseberry – (Shikakai Powder) Acacia concinna – (Ritha Powder) Sapindus mukorossi – Egg


1 tablespoon Amla powder

1 tablespoon shikakai powder

1 tablespoon ritha powder

1 egg

How to make

All the above given ingredients in a bowl and mix it well, so that it does not gets cracked while applying.

How to apply

Comb your hair nicely. Take a small section of your hair and apply it nicely. Make sure you have applied it to your scalp as well. You can use the brush to apply and keep it for 30 min. Wash with cold water only do not use hot water to wash your hair.

Tip: Use it once a week, let your hair dry by itself, and make use of herbal shampoo only.

Also read – How to make your hair silky & thick – Home Remedy