Why multi-masking is for your hair – not just your skin

Give those stressed strands a little lovin'

Hair & Beauty
 

If you’ve only been using masks on your face, there’s a whole new world of hair masks you need to discover. Given how different areas of your hair have different needs, multi-masking is a no-brainer and will leave you with a beautiful barnet for your troubles. If your tresses are in dire need of some TLC, read on…

For an itchy scalp… 

Calm things down with Philip Kingsley’s Exfoliating Scalp Mask (£18 Cult Beauty) with betaine salicylate, zinc and bioactive enzymes to nourish, rebalance and soothe. It works wonders on dandruff too.

Blitz those dry ends… 

Using relaxer or straightening irons on a regular basis? Drench the fragile ends of your hair in Maui Moisture Strength & Anti-Breakage + Agave Hair Mask (£5.98 Superdrug), with rich honey, hibiscus and pineapple oil to prevent breakages.

To quench parched braids…

Cantu Shea Butter Tea Tree & Jojoba Hair & Scalp Oil (£5.29 All Shades Covered) has an easy tube-shaped applicator lid, so you can run it around your braids for a conditioning hit of shea butter, tea tree and jojoba oils.

And to care for curls… 

John Frieda Frizz Ease Miraculous Recovery Deep Mask (£4.65 Superdrug) delivers a serious moisture hit, so curls and waves get their spring back. If you’re transitioning from relaxed to natural hair, it’ll keep those curls looking gorgeous as they grow through.

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