Hair loss can be more than just a visual problem. However, the damage may not be irreparable and can be treated effectively with help of home remedies. Shiny and lustrous hair is a sign of good mental and physical well being. If you are suffering from problem of hair loss, the first step you should take is de-stress yourself by casting off your anxieties and depression. You must also start eating a healthy and balanced diet.
Additionally, You Can Use Some Of The Below Mentioned Home Remedies To Stop Hair Fall And Make Them Flaunt-worthy
Scalp And Head Massage
Scalp massage essentially involves kneading, rubbing and application of pressure on the scalp with help of hands and fingers. Because of its capacity to enhance blood flow to the hair follicles, a good oil massage can endow benefits such as relaxation, stress reduction and hair growth. Increased blood flow also enhances strengthening of hair roots, conditioning of hair shaft and adequate supply of nutrients to the hair so that hair can shine with luster.
Massage your head using a combination of good nourishing oils such as Amla oil, coconut oil, almond oil with an essential oil such as rosemary oil at least twice a week.
High sulfur content in onions makes them an excellent remedy to procure hair growth, hair thickening and stop hair fall. Onions are also known for its antibacterial, antifungal and antigerm properties. Application of onion juice to hair can kill parasites and germs, thereby ridding your scalp of any infection and promoting health and vitality in your hair. There are several ways onion juice can be applied to hair follicles.
You can grate an onion and then squeeze out its juice. A combination of onion juice and honey can be applied to hair follicles and kept overnight. Alternatively, onion juice and be mixed with aloe vera and olive oil. Use the combination for a mild hair massage and let it work on hair for at least an hour before you wash it off with shampoo. Repeat this twice a week.
The stretched and wrinkled roots of licorice are inherited with nutrients such as niacin, riboflavin, thiamine, pantothenic acid, glycerin, isoliquiritigenin, thymol and quercitin. Licorice can be administered orally or can be used as a mask. Its consumption reduces oil secretion and stops occurrence of dandruff. When taken in form of tea, it can stimulate dihydrotestosterone hormone that promotes hair growth.
To prepare licorice hair mask, mix a tablespoon of ground licorice root and add it to a cup of milk. Add a quarter teaspoon saffron and mix it to make a paste. Apply to hair root or bald patches and leave it overnight. Wash your hair in the morning.
Fenugreek can be purchased from any grocery store and its treatment for hair fall is quite easy and inexpensive. Fenugreek’s protein, nicotinic acid, potassium, iron, Vitamin C and lecithin are extremely effective for root strengthening and treating follicular problems. Fenugreek seeds are known for its hormone antecedent which does not only help in hair follicle rebuilding; it also helps improving hair growth by providing nutritional and moisturizing benefits.
Fenugreek seeds need to be soaked in water overnight. In the morning, strain the excess water and use the rest to make a paste. This paste mixed with coconut milk can be applied to the scalp as a hair mask.
Indian Gooseberry Or Amla
Indian gooseberry with its abundant vitamin C and antioxidants is known for hair growth benefits. Sometimes deficiency of vitamin C in the body is the cause behind hair loss. The fruit also has amazing antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and exfoliating properties. Moreover, Indian gooseberry can easily be incorporated in daily routine in several ways. You can use Indian gooseberry hair oil for head massage. A good Indian gooseberry hair oil will not only nourish your hair, it will also condition your hair.
You may also prepare an Indian gooseberry-egg hair pack. For preparing the pack, you require 2 tablespoon of each reetha and shikakai powder, 3 tablespoons of Indian gooseberry powder and 2 eggs. Prepare a paste by mixing all the ingredients. Massage the paste on your scalp and then leave it for an hour before you rinse it with lukewarm water.
Indian gooseberry juice can also be incorporated in daily diet. You can take a tablespoon of Indian gooseberry juice and mix it with some honey. Add a glass of water and consume this refreshing drink every day. It will stimulate hair re-growth and vitality.