Want To Know Some Home Remedies For Healthy Hair? Deets Inside!!
Losing even a single strand of hair feels like you lost a piece of your soul. Now it’s time to say hello to natural remedies. There’s nothing like making the most of what nature has to offer.
Our hair is made up of a protein called keratin that is produced in the hair follicles. As follicles produce new hair cells, old cells are being pushed out through the surface of the skin at the rate of about six inches a year.
Initially, hair loss was seen as a sign of aging, but in the urban scenario with everyone leading a hectic lifestyle, it has become a reason to worry for many. There are various causes for hair loss, ranging from medication, hormonal imbalance, the kind of diet you consume to work stress. As a habit, we all look for an instant chemical remedy for hair loss for quick results despite being aware of its many harmful consequences.
Fortunately for us, there are many known and trusted remedies that could be out to use, our grandmothers left us a trail of wisdom that you must not forget in these times.
Onion Juice for hair growth – This remedy is regarded as one of the most effective and oldest ones. The reason behind this is that it contains sulphur that boosts collagen production in the tissues and helps in the re-growth of hair. Don’t let its strong smell keep you away from using it, because it goes off just after one rinse.
Indian Gooseberry (amla) – This magical fruit is a powerhouse of nutrients. It’s rich in Vitamin C and that accelerates hair growth. All you need to do is, mix 2 teaspoons of amla powder or juice with equal amounts of lime juice and let it dry. Rinse it off with some warm water. It will also prevent hair pigmentation.
Green Tea– Now you have the perfect solution for those used tea bags that you throw away daily. Green tea, as you know is super rich in antioxidants and that helps in boosting hair growth and preventing hair loss. Apply warm green tea (from the used tea bags) over your scalp and leave it for an hour. Wash it off with cool water.
Make your Own Egg Mask– This home remedy is used all over the world for quick and natural hair growth. As we know, eggs contain high levels of proteins which help in the formation of new hair. It is also rich in sulphur, zinc, iron, selenium, phosphorous, and iodine. For the egg mask, separate one egg white in a bowl and add one teaspoon of olive oil (you can also use grapeseed oil or lavender oil) and honey. Make a paste of it and apply it all over your hair and scalp for about 20 minutes. Rinse it off with cool water and some shampoo.