Abuela’s DIY: Avocado & Shea Butter Hair Conditioning Masque
By Johanna Ferreira | 01/19/2011 - 12:30

It always surprises me how healthy and shiny abuela’s hair looks at her age and it’s because she is constantly using natural treatments on her locks that have been in the family for years! One of our favorites is an avocado hair masque. You're probably wondering: Why would I smear green goop all over my head? Well, avocado contains proteins and natural oils that moisturize and nourish your hair. This masque also calls for shea butter, which helps protect and repair a dry and damaged mane. Dedicate your Saturday afternoon to some self-pampering and try this DIY masque.


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Abuela's DIY: Deep Conditioning Hair Treatment
By Johanna Ferreira | 01/05/2011 - 14:00

The other day I was looking through some old family albums, and I couldn’t help but notice how shiny my hair was when I was a little girl. That’s because mami was constantly using abuelita’s natural remedies to keep my locks bouncy and beautiful. One remedy she used was a deep conditioning treatment made from eggs and mayonnaise. Eggs contain protein and vitamins that keep hair healthy and moisturized and work with the mayo to restore shine to dry, damaged hair.


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