Hair care

Mask for dark hair: use of subtlety

Dark hair color brunettes leads pigmenteumelanin, which is much more than pheomelanin (the substance that determines the light shades). So he provided strands beautiful, bright, saturated color, it is necessary to fully support a variety of treatments, masks, rinse, shampoo and other means. Brunettes should be aware of the range of products, which are prepared from effective, very effective mask for the dark hair at home. They will not give curls dim and go out.


  • 1 Masks for brunettes: select ingredients
  • 2 The procedure for preparation and application
  • 3 Recipes for dark hair masks

Masks for brunettes: select ingredients

There are many natural substances in nature,which have a coloring action. This is not the "chemistry" and synthetic, which are in abundance in the shops are crammed with hair dye. Yes, the natural ingredients are no different-lasting effect, but do not destroy the structure of curls, not decolorized their natural pigmentation. They enhance the tone of the original melanin, eumelanin is activated. As a result, dark locks shining brilliantly beautiful and looks just gorgeous. Such magical substances that can transform the brunettes are contained in the most common products:

  • coffee;
  • cocoa;
  • oak bark;
  • sage;
  • nettles;
  • black tea;
  • walnuts;
  • mustard oil;
  • soy sauce.

Brunettes lucky with such a list, asthe deficit in these products do not have, they are not exotic goods, you can buy them in a store or a pharmacy. Herbs can be collected and to dry yourself. If you regularly do on the basis of their masks of dark hair, the latter will become shiny, shiny, stronger and more vivid. To achieve this effect, you need to know how to prepare such miraculous masks.

Procedure for the preparation and application

Driving preparation and application of masksbrunettes in their total does not differ from other home use hair masks. However, there are little nuances, little feminine cunning, without which the vehicle can turn out not so effective. In order not to be disappointed, try to precisely carry out all the recommendations given below. This is to avoid side effects and give a lot of positive emotions and the most pleasant sensations.

  1. Coffee should be natural, small or medium-sized (but not large) meal, with no additives. Use as sleeping (but fresh and sugar-free) coffee grounds.
  2. If the mask contains honey, olive oil and cosmetics, make them work more efficiently and more quickly: pre-heat them to 40-50 ° C, using water bath method. However, it will have to slow down at this temperature to 30-40 ° C, if the same mask contains eggs (rolled) or esters (lose their medicinal properties).
  3. All ingredients mix in a blenderThat consistency was without lumps, then you torment vychёsyvat of hair.
  4. Each product differently affectseumelanin, so the need to pre-check the final result on a separate, hidden somewhere in the back of head of hair strands. Lubricate it means cooked, rinse after a while, dry and evaluate the results. The only way you can solve, you will approach this mask as a toning agent or not.
  5. After that, it will be necessary make sure that you are not allergic to mask components. To this mixture must be preparedlubricate the skin of the wrist for 15-20 minutes. After rinsing for 2-3 hours you need to watch this site hands. If nothing alarming not occur (itching, burning, redness), we can safely apply weight on the head.
  6. Apply the mask for dark hair dirty moistened strands.
  7. Such masks are multifunctional, however, in addition tocolor saturation, they still provide a reliable strengthening hair roots, preventing hair loss. Some fine accelerate their growth. So it is recommended to put them on the scalp, the hair and the tips.
  8. Traditional insulation all will accelerate the reaction to beactivated ingredients mask. Plastic film or plastic bag (the same shower cap) create a greenhouse effect. Efforts of his towel.
  9. Masks with aggressive components (.. Cinnamon, mustard, onion, lemon, etc.) is not recommended for a long time to keep: on the strength of 20-25 minutes. All the rest can be left for 45-60 minutes.
  10. To secure the masks on dark curls,they are recommended to rinse the same products, so that a positive effect on their color. It is strongly brewed black tea, rich decoctions of oak bark, sage and nettle, as well as an infusion of walnut. Difficulties may arise from a stripper only those funds, which included oil. First on the hair have to apply shampoo (dry), whip it, as far as possible, and then rinse with water.
  11. After these procedures, the strands need dried without dryer, Naturally.
  12. The frequency of use of such funds brunettes should choose themselves, according to their type of hair. Maximum - 2 times a week, at least - one every 10 days.

By making masks of dark hair on a regular basis, you will soonnotice that locks acquired shine, elasticity, strength, shine, alive as before. Their color will be much brighter, richer, more natural. Subject to all the recipes, no matter how many of these recommendations you have not found them, they will be useful and effective.

Recipes masks for dark hair

The variety of recipes offers a wide range ofmasks for the dark-haired beauties. Try and test various tools to find the one thing that will be a real salvation for your curls. Focus on products as part of the masks: they are always there at your fingertips? Do not you have an allergy to them? Do they create difficulties in the process of preparing a mask? Exemplary dosage can be changed in accordance with his long hair: not only experiment with the proportions.

  • coffee

Two tablespoons of coffee to brew a full glass of boiling water, cover tightly, 40 minutes left, and use thick, and the liquid for uniform distribution of the strands. Time - half an hour.

  • Coffee and milk

Two tablespoons of coffee to brew halfcup of boiling water, cover tightly, leave 40 minutes, add the same amount of fresh milk (or cream), whipped egg yolk, three tablespoon of vegetable oil (better to take unrefined). Time - 20 minutes.

  • Coffee and cognac

Two tablespoons of coffee to brew halfcup of boiling water, cover tightly, leave 40 minutes, add three tablespoons of good cognac (you can substitute with rum), two beaten egg yolks, three tablespoons of unrefined vegetable oil. Time - 15 minutes.

  • Coffee and kefir

Two tablespoons of coffee to brew halfcup of boiling water, cover tightly, leave 40 minutes, add the same amount (half cup) of yogurt, whipped egg yolk, one tablespoon of Iranian henna. Time - 1 hour.

  • Coffee with henna and basma

Two tablespoons of coffee, one tablespoon of powder Basma and henna make a half cup of boiling water, cover tightly, leave for 40 minutes. Time - 1 hour.

  • Cocoa and Honey

Three tablespoons of cocoa (natural powder) connect with one tablespoon of honey is very liquid, a tablespoon of castor oil, five tablespoons of fat yogurt. Time - 1 hour.

  • Cherry

Half a kilo of fresh cherries from the bones clean, grind in blender. Time - half an hour.

  • Cocoa cinnamon

Three tablespoons of cocoa (natural powder) connect with one tablespoon of cinnamon powder, 2 grams of red pepper, one tablespoon of unrefined vegetable oil, beaten egg yolk.

For many brunettes seen in practice thatmask for dark hair easy to prepare, useful, effective, give a rich, bright, natural color curls. This is a great alternative to store-bought assets with questionable composition and mass of side effects.