Traditional medicines have appreciated mustard as an effective hair growth stimulant since a long time. Mustard increases the blood supply to the scalp also can regulate the sebaceous glands and in absorbing excess fat.
Mustard is a very powerful ingredient and should be used in the right way else it could even cause drying of scalp dandruff and brittles hair. Do not use mustard in disguise for people who are prone to allergies or have a very sensitive skin. We recommend using of mustard as a part of the masks which are composed of fatty elements such as vegetable oil, mayonnaise or yogurt.
Here you can learn a few home recipes of making hair masks with mustard and stimulating hair growth. Based on the condition of your hair you can do more to change their composition. In this case you can add the essential oils; almond, olive, burdock oil, brewer’s yeast, egg yolk, etc. If in case after applying the mask, you feel a slight burning sensation on the head it indicates that it is the correct mask action. If you see any intense redness or big irritation then the mask should be washed off immediately.
Various Mustard Hair Mask Constitution:
1. Mask with Mustard for the Accelerated Growth of Dry Hair:
Ingredients: 1 tablespoon mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon olive oil, 1 spoon mustard powder, 1 and a half tablespoon butter. All components needs to mix well and rubbed onto the roots of your hair. The head should be covered with plastic and insulated with a towel or scarf. The mask can be washable after 30 – 40 minutes. It should be done for 1 month in 2-3 times a week.
2. Mustard and Yogurt Mask for Hair Growth:
Ingredients: 1 teaspoon of mustard, egg, 2 tablespoons of yogurt. Thoroughly mix and rub into the scalp. Cover your head with plastic wrap and insulate using towel. After 30 minutes you can wash your hair with shampoo. This mask should be used 1 – 2 times a week for a month.
3. Yeast and Mustard Mask for Hair Growth:
To prepare this mask you need 1 tbsp of dried yeast and sugar dissolved in the milk or yogurt. It should be placed in a warm place for fermentation once it is dried. After an hour, add 1 Spoon of mustard and 1 tbsp of honey and mix them. You can apply the resulting mask into hair and insulate the head later wash off after an hour with shampoo.
4. Mustard Mask with Black Tea for Treatment of Dandruff:
Ingredients: 1 egg yolk, 1 tablespoon mustard powder, 2 tbsp. of strong black tea. Mix and put into the hair roots, wash off after 30 minutes without shampoo. Make a mask at least 2 times a week for best results.
5. Nourishing Mask for Intensive Growth of Hair with Mustard:
1 tbsp. mustard, 1 tablespoon of honey, 1 spoon of almond oil, rosemary and an egg yolk must be added to 100 ml of kefir. All this is thoroughly mixed and needs to be applied to the hair. Cover head with plastic, insulate and washed off with shampoo after 20 – 40 minutes.
6. Mask for Intensive Growth of Hair with Aloe:
Ingredients: 2 tbsp. brandy (possibly herbal tincture alcohol), 2 egg yolks, 1 tbsp. of mustard, 1 tbsp. of aloe juice, 2 h. spoon sour cream or cream. All this is mixed together and applied to dry hair. After 20 minutes mask wash off with shampoo.
7. Mask Activating Hair Growth:
Take 1 h. Spoon of mustard and diluted to the consistency of sour cream with warm water. These add 1 tbsp. of garlic, 2 tbsp. of onion juice, 1 tbsp. honey and 1 tbsp. of aloe juice mix altogether and applied to the roots of the hair and wrap your head. Half an hour later it can be washed off. This mask is a very effective stimulator of hair growth.
8. Mask of Activating the Growth of Normal and Oily Hair:
Ingredients: 1 tbsp. yogurt, 1 tbsp. of mustard, 1 spoonful of oatmeal, 1 tbsp. of honey, 1 h. spoon of lemon juice. Mix all these ingredients and put on your hair then gently rub into the roots. Twenty minutes later, wash off using a shampoo.
9. Vitamin Mask with Cranberry Juice and Mustard:
Ingredients: 1 tbsp. sour cream, 2 egg yolks, 1 tbsp. of mustard, 1 teaspoon of cranberry juice, 1 h. spoon of apple cider vinegar. Mix and applied to the hair. Wash it off after Fifteen minutes.
10. For Oily Hair Mask Made of Clay and Mustard:
Ingredients: 2 tbsp. clay spoon (preferably blue), 1 h. spoon of mustard powder, 1 tbsp. of tincture of arnica, 2 tbsp. of apple cider vinegar. Stir and apply to the hair roots gradually, after 20 minutes wash off with shampoo.
11. Mustard Hair Strengthening Mask:
Bring to the consistency of sour cream, dry mustard powder with warm water for 1 hour. Take the resulting of 1 spoon mustard and mix with one egg yolk. Apply the resulting mixture to the head and cover with plastic wrap on top. Wash off after 10-20 minutes, with shampoo. Use this mask is for a month for good results.
12. Homemade Shampoo with Mustard:
Have a quarter of the children’s bar soap grind and pour in a glass of hot water. Take 2 tbsp. of chamomile or nettle and pour it in boiling water then let leave to infuse for 15 minutes. Drain the resulting broth and soap flakes and add 2 tablespoons of mustard powder. Thus, in your hands there will be a very good shampoo to stimulate the growth of hair and wash your hair well. This shampoo can be stored in the refrigerator for about a week.
13. Homemade Shampoo Mask for Hair Growth:
Whisk 1 tbsp. mustard spoon with egg yolk and spread the resulting mixture with two spoons of warm and strong tea. Apply the resulting shampoo on hair. After half an hour, wash it off with warm water.
14. Homemade Shampoo Mask to Add Extra Volume to the Hair:
In 50 ml of warm water dissolve 1 h. spoon of gelatine and leave it for 30 minutes to swell. Strain the resulting mixture and add to it 1 hour. Take a spoon of Mustard and egg yolk. Apply the mixture on your hair and wash it off after half an hour with warm water.
Healthy and well maintained hair definitely creates a style statement. Mustard being a powerful ingredient stimulates hair growth and solves many hair problems. Hence, try these hair masks for that strong and thick hair.