How to boost hair shine using lemon and orange

Showing off your shiny soft hair will make anyone’s day ! The extract of lemon and orange, when combined with honey and coconut oil, can boost hair shine and improve texture. This hair mask is very simple to make and use.

Follow the instructions in this DIY to prepare the same.

How to boost hair shine using lemon and orange – DIY

  • 1/2 Lemon
  • 1/2 Orange
  • 2 teaspoon Coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon Honey
  1. To boost hair shine, you need ripe orange, lemon, coconut oil and honey.
  2. Cut open the ripe orange into two halves.
  3. Squeeze to extract orange juice.
  4. Squeeze lemon and extract the juice.
  5. Remove seeds from the juice and add honey.
  6. Add coconut oil to the juice.
  7. Mix well and use the extract on your hair.

Apply this mixture on the scalp and full length of hair and leave it for 30 – 45 minutes. Rinse it off with warm water. You can use mild shampoo if required. You can use this mask on your hair once a week.

Kripa Sivasubramanian, MBA, earned her Master’s degree in Business. After a long stint in the Technology sector, she took up courses in natural medicine and yoga. Ms. Kripa is certified in Ayurvedic yoga for Dosha. She is also certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.