hair masksTried and tested… We try the products
that promise to deeply
nourish and condition
€10.99 Colour Fixation Mask €12.95 H’suan Wen Hua hair €6.59 3Minute Miracle €21.90 Mythic Oil Oil Rich €24.95 Blonde Life
from Surya Brasil treatment from Lush Nourish mask from Aussie Masque for thick hair from Brightening Masque
L’Oréal Professional Tested from Joico
Tested by Noëlle Tested by Amy Tested by Liz
by Louise Tested by Áine
My hair is dyed, dry and My name is Amy and I No matter what mask I
damaged so I was excited have an addiction to my was going to try, it was I’m forever being told by It was easy to apply to
for the opportunity to trial GHD. My hair is dried out, in for a tough job. After hairdressers how thick damp hair and I left it to
the Surya Brasil Hair Mask stressed out and damaged. using heating and styling my hair is. Because of this work its magic for ﬁve
as I was hoping it would I’ve tried everything to products all winter, my it tends to be diﬃcult to minutes. After washing
make a huge diﬀerence. return it to its former hair was in serious need tame and can look very thoroughly I dried my
It is 100 per cent vegan, glory but nothing has of some TLC. I loved the frizzy and out of control at
organic, toxic free along worked. Enter H’Suan Aussie 3 Minute Miracle times. is mask, specially hair as normal but
with the cruelty free Wen Hua from Lush. Made hair mask. For starters, formulated for thick hair, noticed it took slightly
credentials which I like. I with eggs, bananas and it smells incredible (you promised to condition and longer to achieve fully
washed my hair and put avocados, this protein- would almost buy it for leave hair smooth and dry locks. I thought my
the mask on from root to powerhouse promises this alone) but it also left sleek. I put on just a small hair looked a little lank
tip, wrapped it in a towel, to moisturise dried out, my hair glossy and so amount, I’ve learned from compared to normal
waited 15 minutes to do its damaged hair and this did soft to touch. Although it previous mistakes when
magic, and had a relaxing not disappoint. Once you might feel a little heavy to I’ve used a mask and my but I possibly used too
cup of tea. After that I get over the slightly potent apply to wet hair, it washes hair’s ended up greasy. much mask. After
rinsed it, and you do have smell, it’s incredible. out easily. Packed with another wash the
to do this thoroughly. e I slathered it on for 20 vitamins and avocado oil, is had a gorgeous smell following day, hair
eﬀects are very good and minutes, rinsed as normal it put some much needed and actually rinsed out looked better. At all
it my hair look healthier and dried my hair. e moisture and conditioning easily. I was impressed times it felt soft and
and feels softer and it eﬀects were immediate – back into my tired tresses. with the appearance of smooth though, so I’ll
seems to have restored healthy looking locks. My Will be making this a my hair when it dried. It stick with it for the feel of
some of the lustre it was hair loved it and I will be regular in my beauty was deﬁnitely shinier and my hair alone.
lacking. I will use this using this again. e best routine. sleeker with less ﬂyaways.
again once a month to thing? It’s all natural so Result.
stop my hair getting into there’s no toxic chemicals
the dry condition again. A included.
good replenishing mask.
€14.95 Precious Nature Mask with berries and apple from Alfaparf Milano
Tested by Michelle
I generally don’t use hair masks as I ﬁnd they tend to leave a residue in my hair. at said, as any By Áine Toner
unnatural blonde will know those creamy highlights come at a price and dry ends are all too
familiar, so anything that will combat those is a good thing. I loved how lightweight the Precious
Nature Mask felt on my hair; it didn’t feel sticky or greasy in any way. It smelt beautiful, really
fruity and fresh. Plus it left my hair feeling silky and smooth. It’s well worth a try.