Aloe Vera is one of those magical plants that help in cure many problems. It is a one man army in the field of beauty. Aloe Vera is beneficial for hair, face and even for health. From ancient time, aloe vera is used for health and beauty treatments. Aloe vera promotes hair growth, act as a conditioner, moisturizes hair, relieves itching on the scalp, and reduces dandruff.

If you want to know benefits of aloe vera read this post, How Aloe vera is beneficial for hair. In this article, I am going to tell you how to use Aloe Vera for hair growth. Here is the 5 best Aloe Vera hair mask to keep your hair shiny, healthy and beautiful. I personally used all these masks and found them beneficial for hair growth.

You can use the Aloe vera Gel or fresh Aloe Vera for making these mask. Here, I will tell you how to apply fresh aloe vera on hair by making Aloe Vera hair mask.

TIP: You can grate Aloe Vera pulp with the light hand to extract it in liquid form. Remove the green part from the gel.

Aloe vera for hairs

How to Use Aloe Vera on Hair

Here are the 5 good Aloe Vera Hair mask to promote hair growth. These are natural remedies so after regular use of these masks will show the best results. You have to be patient and calm to see the results.

1. Aloe Vera and Onion Mask

Onion and Aloe Vera Hair Mask


  • Onion juice: 3-5 tbsp
  • Aloe vera: 3-5 tbsp

How to Apply:

Peel the onion and grate it. Filter the juice of onion in a bowl. Now, extract the Aloe Vera gel from leave. Mixed both, onion juice and Aloe vera gel in 1:1 ratio. Mix it well and make a smooth paste. Apply this solution on your hairs, from root to tip. Cover your hair with shower cap for 2 hours and then wash your hairs. If you don’t have shower cap then use a cloth to cover your head.

Onion has a little bad smell but this Aloe Vera hair mask is really a great mask for hair growth. Onion reduces hair fall and adds volume to hairs.

2. Aloe Vera and Castor Oil Hair Mask

castor oil and Aloe Vera Hair Mask


  • Aloe Vera Gel: 4 tbsp
  • Castor Oil: 2 tbsp

How to Apply:

Mix Aloe Vera gel and castor oil in 2:1 ratio. Mix it well and make a smooth paste. Apply it on your hair with the light hand. Massage your head and then cover it with a shower cap. Leave this on your hair overnight so that the hair-mask can penetrate deeply. Wash your hair next day.

This Aloe Vera mask is highly conditioning, nourishing and it also promotes hair growth. Castor oil is rich in proteins, minerals, and vitamin E. It is the perfect remedy to tackle split ends problem, scalp infections and issues like bald patches, itchy scalp.

3. Aloe Vera and Egg Hair Mask

egg and Aloe Vera Hair Mask


  • Aloe Vera Gel: 4 tbsp
  • 1 Egg

How to apply:

Extract egg white (you can also add yolk if you don’t have a problem with smell) and Aloe Vera gel. Mix them thoroughly in 4:1 ratio (Aloe-vera gel: egg) and apply this mixture on your hairs. Wait for 30 minutes and then wash your hairs.

Egg white is one of the best sources of protein that makes hair follicles stronger and sulphur in egg yolk stimulates the scalp and increases hair growth.

4. Aloe VEra and Honey Hair Mask

Honey and Aloe Vera Hair Mask


  • Honey: 2tbsp
  • ALoe Vera: 6tbsp
  • fenugreek tea (optional)

How to Apply:

Mix Honey and aloe vera in 1:3 ratio. You can add fenugreek tea in this honey-aloe vera mixture. It gives hairs shine and thickness. Apply it for 30-45 minutes. Then wash your head.

Honey strengthen hair follicles for healthy growth. The humectant properties of honey help regulate and retain moisture in hair. Fenugreek tea gives hairs shine and thickness and also cures dandruff.

5. Aloe Vera, Castor, Almond and Olive Oil Hair Mask

Castor, almond, Olive Oil and Aloe Vera Hair Mask


  • Aloe Vera: 3 tbsp
  • Castor Oil: 1 tbsp
  • Olive Oil: 1tbsp
  • Almond Oil: 1tbsp

How to Apply:

Take all the ingredients and mix them thoroughly. Apply it on hairs with light massage. Cover the head with the shower cap and leave it overnight. Wash your hairs next day.

Castor oil is rich in proteins, minerals, and vitamin E. It is the perfect remedy to tackle split ends problem, scalp infections and issues such as bald patches, itchy scalp. Rich in vitamins A, E, and antioxidants, Olive Oil moisturizes the new, exfoliated layer of skin. Almond contains all kinds of healthy ingredients for hair like vitamin E, Omega-3 fatty acids, phospholipids, and magnesium. So, almond oil nourishes and strengthens the hair, and good for treating hair loss and damaged hair.

These are the list of 5 aloe vera hair masks that are very effective for hair growth. You can apply all of these aloe vera hair masks once or twice per week. To see the results, you have to be patient and use these hair masks regularly.