Have you noticed a considerable hair loss lately? to the extent of having enough lost hair to make an art work in the bathroom! well, you are not the only one suffering from hair loss. In this article, we will provide you with 6 remedies that will help you reduce and prevent hair loss.
1. Focus on essential oils against hair loss :
Hair loss can be seasonal and related to stress. In order to limit hair loss, follow the tips.
Essential oils have proven to be very effective against hair loss.
- Cedar-wood essential oils
Atlas cedar is the best essential oil against hair loss. To use this essential oil, we will get inspired from Compagnie des Sens and cosmopolitan. This recipe is to be followed as a cure for 3 weeks.
Mix 5 drops of essential oil Cedar-wood with 20 drops of vegetable oil, like castor oil.
Massage the oil on the scalp for some minutes in circular movements. One hour later apply shampoo.
Bonus: cedar helps regulate sebum in oily hair.
- Grapefruit essential oil.
Grapefruit smells amazingly good and it helps limiting hair loss.
You may add drops in your shampoo and use it as a cure for three weeks.
Warning: essential oils are not advisable for pregnant women.
2. Eat brewer’s yeast to stop hair loss :
If you go around and ask for a tip to prevent hair loss, you may hear: “use brewer’s yeast”.
Brewer’s yeast, combined with zinc, is the star of pharmacies ‘hair loss’ departments and for good reason, it is loaded with vitamin B, essential for the creation of keratin. However, the hair is composed of 95% keratin. CQFD.
Shampoo containing brewer’s yeast is also good for your hair’s health.
But as we are talking here about grandmother’s recipes, we will prefer brewer’s yeast powder or flakes, which we sprinkle on our dishes at the rate of 2 grams three times a day for three weeks to a month.
3. Indian powders against hair loss :
- Brahmi powder:
Powders are Indian’s secret for having a great hair.
In terms of hair loss, we put on Ayurvedic Brahmi powder, which tones, thickens and promotes growth, while soothing the scalp.
It is used as a mask (it is enough to form a paste by pouring hot water little by little into the powder). Even better: to boost the treatment, it is mixed with rhassoul powder.
- Shikakai powder:
Shikakai is another powder which favor hair’s growth and strengthens it. It also cleans the scalp.
4. Vegetable oils: grand mother’s recipe against hair loss :
Essential oils are very beneficial to our hair, they hydrate, reinforce, shine and limit hair loss.
- Castor oil
Castor oil is very famous for its wonderful effect on hair. It is a reinforcing essential oil.
Apply it on your scalp and leave it over night. Apply shampoo and rince the day after.
In order to have a good smell add one drop of coconut oil.
- Mustard oil
Mustard oil is less famous than castor oil. However, its has the same virtues. It reinforces, grows the hair and prevents hair loss.
Once Applied to the scalp, it has a slightly heating effect which stimulates, tones and contributes to the good health of the scalp.
Bonus: its richness in erucic acid allows it to gain and protect the lengths.
We advise you to apply it with coconut oil.
5. Nettle, the remedy against hair loss :
We are familiar with shampoos that regulate sebum production of oily scalp. Well, nettle is back in our hair care routine, but anti alopecia this time!
Nettle is a concentrate of vitamin B as well as magnesium and iron, good elements for our hair.
Grandma’s trick is to use it as a lotion!
How to prepare your anti hair loss recipe?
- 200g of fresh nettle leaves
- 1 liter of water
- 30 cl of white vinegar
Boil the water and immerse the leaves and white vinegar in it. Cook for 20 minutes. Filter.
Let cool in the fridge and use the mixture as a rinse lotion after shampooing (don’t forget to massage the scalp well).
6. Drink green tea :
Green tea covers iron lack, and iron is often the reason for hair loss.
If you know that you have a lack of iron, it is recommended to drink green tea three times a day for three weeks.
Friends, fans of Japanese dishes, feel free to opt for Matcha or Bancha, the green teas of the Rising Sun Empire, even richer in iron!