15 Home Remedies Made with Avocado To Heal Your Body, Skin, and Hair

 15 Home Remedies Made with Avocado To Heal Your Body, Skin, and Hair

Avocado is a source of vitamin A, B1, C, D, and E. As well as fiber and minerals such as iron and potassium. This simple fruit has been used for a long time in the kitchen since its contribution to nutrients is very beneficial for our health and organism. 

Also, home remedies have been made with avocado mainly in Mexico from where it originates, for thousands of years.

Why choose home remedies made with avocado?

We chose the avocado because of the beneficial properties of this fruit. You still do not know the properties of avocado? 

Vitamin E helps the body to protect itself from diseases, helps us to maintain good oral health, revitalizes the skin, and thanks to its antioxidant properties make it softer and firmer and also repairs dry hair.

Know these effective home remedies made with avocado

To elaborate the following home remedies, we will use all the parts of the avocado plant, from its fruit, peel, leaves, seeds, and flesh of the avocado.

1. Avocado to fight cough:

Wash five avocado leaves and put them in a container with water and let them boil for 3 minutes. Leave it to rest, and take it still warm in sips four times a day.

2. An avocado remedy to fight intestinal worms:

A cup of an infusion made from the leaves and peel of the avocado soaked in hot water is taken on an empty stomach. The avocado contains anthelmintic properties, which favors the elimination of parasites or intestinal worms, which will be expelled quickly.

3. Home remedy with avocado to relieve headaches:

Four washed avocado leaves are placed in a pot of boiling water. Cover it and make warm compresses with this infusion, which will be placed on the head, forehead, and temples.

4. Homemade preparation with an avocado against menstrual pains:

It is boiled in a liter of water, 6 clean leaves of this fruit. Let it cool down and drink it throughout the day.

5. Avocado to reduce pregnancy stretch marks:

Mix the pulp of half an avocado, a spoonful of honey and a spoonful of lemon juice. Apply this mixture in the form of a circular massage every day, then rinse with water.

6. Home remedy with avocado to detoxify the body:

Thanks to its significant amount of fiber, avocado will help us keep our stomach and intestine in shape, preventing them from accumulating toxins. 

Extract the pulp by making cuts with a knife vertically and horizontally and help yourself at the end of a spoon. Eat it raw and boost your health!

7. Homemade avocado leaf remedy for bruises:

Poultices are made from the seeds or leaves of some plants. For this, we only have to mix the same amount of the plants (remember to split the avocado leaves) as cold water. This way, we will obtain a uniform and consistent paste, which we will apply to the area.

Heat the mixture over low heat and stir continuously. Apply this paste with a thickness of 1 cm on a gauze that we will put on the surface to be treated until the gauze loses heat.

8. The avocado remedy to make a dry hair conditioner:


  • Mayonnaise.
  • Ripe avocado.

Method of preparation:

In a container, mix one cup of mayonnaise with half a ripe avocado until a homogeneous mixture is formed.

Instructions for use:

  • Once a week, we apply the previous paste all over the hair and wrap it with a hot towel, leaving it to rest for twenty minutes.
  • Afterward, we can wash our hair normally.

9. Use avocado to make a natural hair shampoo:

We need:

  • Avocado.
  • Neutral liquid soap ( 1 cup)
  • Lemon (one teaspoon of juice)
  • Olive oil (two teaspoons)
  • Water ( 1 cup )

Blend the avocado, adding a teaspoon of lemon juice and two teaspoons of olive oil.

We introduce the resulting mixture in a container where we add the water and the neutral soap, taking care that all the ingredients are mixed in a homogeneous way.

You can use your avocado shampoo, as usual, keeping what is left in the fridge.

10. Home remedy made with avocado pits against dandruff:

You need:

  • The fresh pit of an avocado.
  • Natural yogurt (one cup)
  • Olive oil ( 2 tablespoons )
  • Egg yolk.
  • Lemon (a few drops)
  • Water.

Method of preparation:

– Scratch the avocado stone and grind it.

– Put it in a container with a cup of yogurt and two spoonfuls of olive oil and water.

– Add an egg yolk and a few drops of lemon.

– Blend all the ingredients to obtain a homogeneous mixture.

Instructions for use:

Apply the mixture thoroughly on the hair, paying attention to the scalp. Rinse normally.

11. Avocado to fight nits and lice:

You need:

  • Water (¼)
  • Avocado Bones ( 5 bones chopped )
  • Rue twigs (two)

Method of elaboration:

Boil the chopped avocado pits and the two sprigs of rue (a medicinal plant with an unpleasant smell but which will help to control lice naturally) in water

Instructions for use:

Wash your hair with this liquid and wrap it with a towel to let it rest and take effect.

Then, wash the hair.

12. Home remedy with avocado to make a mask to moisturize the face:

We extract the pulp from the avocado and mash it into a puree. Add a few drops of virgin olive oil to the mixture.

Then apply on the skin of the face, leaving it to act for 30 minutes so that the avocado nourishes the skin.

Remove with warm water.

13. Home remedy with avocado to mitigate skin spots:

A mask is made with the pulp of a ripe avocado and applied on the skin spots leaving it to act for a few minutes, and then it is washed with warm water.

14. Home remedy made with avocado for dry skin:


– Avocado.

– Honey (two spoonfuls)

Method of elaboration:

– Put the avocado pulp in a container and add the honey.

– Mix well the ingredients to form a homogeneous paste.

Instructions for use:

Spread the mask on the clean face (so that it absorbs all the properties of the avocado), and let it act for 10 minutes.

Then, rinse with cold water.

We can do it once a week.

15. Home remedy made with avocado for cellulite.


  • Sweet almond oil ( 3 tablespoons )
  • One avocado.

Method of preparation:

Extract the pulp from the avocado and mash it well to turn it into a puree. Now, add the almond oil.

Way of application:

Apply this paste on the thighs and buttocks, leaving it to work for 15 minutes.

Then, rinse with plenty of cold water to activate the circulation.

You can do this on a daily basis.

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