Japanese beauty: 5 tricks you should try in hair care

It is difficult to imagine a Japanese woman with thin or brittle hair. This is always hot brunette or brown-haired with a lush hairstyle. And the reason for this is not a racial aspect. Every Japanese woman carefully looks after her hair with the help of special beauty recipes. And we will share them with you.

For shine

For rinsing hair, we are accustomed to using local plants: chamomile, oak bark, and St. John's wort. And in Japan, hibiscus is used for this purpose (aka Chinese rose or hibiscus). A decoction of its petals can make hair shiny, due to the content of amino acids and flavonoids. Therefore, if your main problem is dull, then be sure to try this recipe.

2 tablespoons of hibiscus pour 250 ml of water, cook over low heat for 10 minutes. Let the broth infuse for half an hour, then you can cool it to room temperature. And after washing your head, rinse it with such useful water. If the hair is long, you can double the ingredients. Buy hibiscus need under the name "Karkade". Petals can be sold in a pharmacy or in the department of exotic tea.

Hibiscus decoction has a rich red color. Therefore, if you are blonde, then dilute it with boiled water so as not to tint the hair. Although, someone likes a strawberry shade. Brown hair and brunettes can not worry.

To eliminate fat

There is a collection of Japanese recipes and a tool for oily hair. To do this, you need rice bran (can be ordered online) and white clay (sold at the pharmacy). They are mixed in equal proportions and diluted with warm boiled water so that the consistency of sour cream is obtained. For shoulder-length hair, take about 2 tablespoons of each ingredient. For the length of the blades and below - 3-4 tablespoons.

The resulting product is distributed over the washed hair, not forgetting the roots. Keep the mask should be half an hour. Then rinse the hair with running water. Means perfectly eliminates fat. Rice bran absorbs greasy deposits from the surface of the head, which allows it to remain clean longer.


If your hair is damaged by numerous stains, ironing or chemical wave, you can use a Japanese recipe to restore them. Hibiscus is needed again: 2 tablespoons pour boiling water and infuse for an hour. Then add a glass of freshly green tea and 1 teaspoon of apple cider vinegar.

The resulting infusion is stirred and used for rinsing hair. One procedure will not be enough. It is advisable to prepare such a tool before each head wash for 2–3 weeks. The result will appear after 4-5 rinsing, but it will need to be fixed. Apple cider vinegar smoothes the scales of each hair, and hibiscus and green tea perfectly tone up.

To strengthen

Even the most strong and healthy hair can weaken. Winter cold or a few days in the sun without a headdress - and that hair is already lifeless and dull. To help them regain their power will be able to mask of sea salt and algae according to the recipe of Japanese beauties.

Buy in a pharmacy dry algae (kelp) and dissolve 50 grams of warm boiled water. Add coarse sea salt and mix the mixture by hand. Grains of salt should be rounded, without sharp edges. Then rub everything into the scalp (before washing) and leave for half an hour under a wrap and towel. Rinse with shampoo and running water.

The secret of this mask in the composition of kelp. It contains vitamins of group B, C, D, E, organic acids and useful trace elements (iodine, sodium, iron). All this allows you to strengthen the hair along the entire length.

For obedience

Japanese hair beauty secrets mean not only the use of exotic plants. There are in their piggy bank and very simple ways. For example, washing the opposite. Suitable for unruly hair that does not comb well and does not want to fit.

If you have the same problem, then first use hair balm. Apply it, according to the instructions, on wet hair, hold it for a while and then wash it off. And only after that, wash your hair with shampoo. This trick will make your hair shiny and obedient. You will be surprised how the structure of the hair will change after such a reverse wash.