Remove split ends at home naturally

No matter how well you condition your locks, split ends are inevitable thanks to the damaging heat tools, brushing, coloring, and all kinds of other elements that rough up our strands. Whatever we do but split ends are still there. But now you can get rid of it by using these natural remedies at home


Papaya is a good source of natural amino acids, antioxidants and tons of necessary vitamins. Take a ripe papaya and half a cup of natural yogurt. Blend them till the mixture is smooth and thick. Apply to your hair and leave for 30 minutes before washing it off with cold water. Shampoo it well.

Use hair shears

Try avoiding paper scissors while cutting your hair at home. The edges of paper scissors cause your hair to fray and give way to more split ends. Hair shears, on the other hand, are sharper and remove split ends without any further damage to your hair.

Egg mask

Eggs are a very important source of essential fatty acids and a huge number of proteins too, to using a pack/mask containing eggs will help you strengthen the roots as well as condition your hair to get rid of split ends. Throw some curd and you will see your hair become visibly smoother, untangled and healthier. You can also wish one egg yolk with 2-3 table spoons of olive oil and 1 tablespoon of honey for the ultimate conditioning hair mask. Leave it on for 20-30 min and wash it off with a mild shampoo and cold water.

Hot oil conditioning

This is one of the most tried and tested home remedies for split ends that have been passed on by our ancestors. Simply heat some olive or coconut oil till it is hot but not scalding. Now, gently massage it into your scalp and let it sit for approximately 1 hour before washing it off with a mild shampoo and lukewarm water.

Vitamin E

Vitamin E is an effective natural home remedy to treat split ends. Take the vitamin E capsule and make it as a fine powder, add a few drops of water to it. Apply this mixture on the split ends of hair. Alternatively, mix the oil of 2 – 3 Vitamin E capsules in lukewarm water and massage the split strands with it. It is a best to give smooth and lustrous hair.


One of the most foolproof remedies for split ends, dry hair, and dandruff. The egg nourishes your hair; the oil conditions it and leaves your hair feeling soft, healthy, shiny and straight. Apply about half a cup of mayonnaise onto your towel dried hair (quantity depends on hair length) and not just the roots. Leave it on for 20-30 minutes.Shampoo well in cold water.


Believe it or not, beer is a brilliant conditioner for your hair. Suitable for all kinds of hair one simply needs to rinse his or her hair with beer after shampooing to restore all lost gleam and sheen.


The sweet condiment is as good for your hair as it is in your morning tea. It is a miracle treatment for stubborn split ends. Mix some honey and curd till the paste is thick. Apply to the ends of your hair. Wash it off after 30 minutes or so with a mild, hair-friendly shampoo for lustrous, healthy hair.


Loaded with vitamins, essential minerals, they work wonders on split ends. Mash up a banana with two tablespoons of yogurt and a little lime juice. Apply this mask on your hair for an hour before washing it off with cold water.

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