From a medical point of view, hair loss and receding hairline are not considered to be emergencies, not even problems. They are what they are and since it’s nothing life threatening, no one gives this issues much thought.Except the people that suffer from them.
While no one ever died from going bold, people that suffer from these conditions are often embarrassed and self-conscious about their appearance.
There are some medical treatments that help in these matters, but they cost an arm and a leg, so for the regular Joe, they aren’t a viable option. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t other ways of stopping hair loss and stimulate hair growth. Home remedies are being embarrassed by more and more people worldwide, because they cost next to nothing and they actually work.
In the following lines, we will take a look at the top 7 home remedies that will prove to be the answer for your hair problems.
1. Onion and garlic
Benefits: These 2 vegetables have been the foundation for many traditional medical remedies, so it’s no wonder that there is one for hair regrowth that has been time-tested by many generations. It is a well known fact that both onion and garlic are rick in sulfur and that sulfur boost collagen production, which leads to hair growth.
Instructions: Grab an onion and chop it finely, then squeeze the juice out. Take the resulted juice and apply it to your scalp for about 15 minutes and then gently wash. Alternatively, crush several garlic cloves and mix with one teaspoon of coconut oil. Boil this for just a few minutes and stir gently. Let the mixture cool and apply it to your scalp with a gentle massaging motion. Repeat these remedies two to three times a week for maximum results.
Another way of strengthening your hair and fight boldness is this:
2. Coconut Oil
Benefits: Many use coconut oil in the kitchen because it is packed full with essential fats, minerals and proteins. But very few actually know the full extent to which coconut oil can truly help the human body. The same natural ingredients that make us healthy on the inside, are the answer to our issues on the outside. One such issue is hair loss. With the help of the iron and potassium found in this oil, the hair becomes stronger from the root all the way to the tip.
Instructions: Grate a piece of coconut and squeeze out the milk. Mix with a little water and then apply to any area of the scalp where your hair seems to be thinning. Leave this solution on overnight and then gently rinse with warm water the following morning. Repeat this process several times a week for maximum benefit.
Benefits: Throughout the world of natural remedies, this flower is well known for its wonderful rejuvenating properties. So it’s no small wonder that it would be the key ingredient in a hair loss remedy. It has been noted that regular use prevents both premature graying and dandruff and also decreases hair loss.
Instructions: Mix fresh hibiscus flowers with sesame or coconut oil. Make a fine paste and apply to both the scalp and hair. Leave it set for a few hours and then gently rinse with cool water and a mild shampoo.
Benefits: A less known source of that all important vitamin C, Amla is a great addition to your natural remedies arsenal. It’s full of antioxidants that keep you healthy and can be found in many herbal stores
Instructions: Crush the amla fruit and capture the juice. Add 2 teaspoons to equal parts freshly squeezed lime juice and mix well. Apply this to the scalp and leave on until dry. Follow this with a gentle warm water rinse.
Benefits: They’re not just for breakfast anymore. Rich in zinc, iron, phosphorous, iodine, selenium and sulfur, eggs are an easy, accessible ingredient for your hair regrowth formula.
Instructions: Mix one-teaspoon extra virgin olive oil with the white of one egg. Beat in to a paste-like consistency and apply to the entire scalp and coat the hair as well. Rinse and wash with a mild shampoo after 20 minutes.
6. Lemon Essential Oil and Castor Oil
Benefits: Separated, both have a multitude of healthy benefits, but put them together and you have a formula that will not only help you regrow hair, but it will also prevent new hair loss from occurring.
Instructions: Combine 8 tablespoons of castor oil and one tablespoon of lemon essential oil in a glass bottle. Shake or stir to promote optimum mixing. Apply this to the scalp and work a small amount in with your fingertips. Massage for a full two minutes and then leave the mixture sit for an additional 15 minutes. Follow this by a cool water shampoo and rinse. Repeat daily or as often as you like. Keep the unused portion away from heat and sunlight.
7. Coconut Milk, Avocado and Lime Juice
Benefits: Ayurvedic medicine is considered to be the world’s oldest healthcare system. So does it surprises you that they would have a natural remedy to halt a receding hairline and promote new hair growth?
Instructions: Combine one half of a freshly peeled avocado with 4 tablespoons of coconut milk. Mix in 2 tablespoons of lime juice and blend or mix in a blender for 15 seconds. The mixture should be pureed and easy to massage into your scalp. Leave this on for 30 minutes and then rinse off. Wash with a mild shampoo. One tip is to drape a towel around your neck and shoulders to keep the mixture from dripping on your clothes. Keep any unused portion in a tightly sealed container in the refrigerator.
Once you try any of these natural remedies, you will fast see that your hair problems will be a thing of the past and you’ll enjoy life to it’s fullest.