Hair is one of the most crucial aspects that contribute to a woman’s beauty. While some have a genetic issue, others face thinning of hair with passing time and age due to various reasons. Hair is always considered as an essential asset of beauty, not only in India or Asia, but throughout the globe. And, hair loss is one of the most common issues faced by almost every girl. Above all, the hectic lifestyle and lack of time for proper hair care contributes great deal to thinning of hair.
Check out the following easy yet effective home remedies to make your hair thick and voluminous naturally.
- Castor Oil
Using castor oil is one of the easiest and most effective remedies to get long and voluminous hair. Massage the scalp regularly with cold-pressed castor oil. The soaring viscosity of castor oil makes it cover the hair properly and thoroughly. It also prevents hair fall. Adding further, it is equally rich in vitamin E and fatty acids thus helping promote hair growth.
To apply, take equal quantities of castor oil and coconut oil and heat the mixture with double boiler system (CAUTION: Never heat any oil on direct flame. Doing this reduces its nutritional value). You can also use only castor oil, but it can be a little thicker to work on. Massage the oil/oils gently onto the scalp using circular motions with your fingertips. Now, comb the oil through the hair to distribute the oil evenly and detangle the hair. Let the oil work for an hour and then wash off with normal shampoo. Use this remedy at least once a week to achieve desired results.
- Aloe Vera
Using aloe vera for hair growth is another popular and highly effective home remedy followed across the globe. Aloe vera is known for its excellent moisturizing qualities. Besides, it also helps restoration of the scalp’s pH balance.
To apply, extract some fresh gel from aloe vera leaves. You can extract the gel from one or two leaves, depending upon the hair length. To extract the gel, cut slit open the leaves using a knife and take out the gel with the help of a spoon. Rub the freshly extracted gel onto the scalp. Leave it on for half an hour. Wash it off with warm water to conclude application. You can apply this remedy twice a week to achieve desired results.
Eggs are believed to be the storehouse of proteins. It is important to have protein regularly in your diet to get thick and longer hair naturally. When it comes to protein intake, eggs make the best and richest source.
To use eggs as a home remedy for long and voluminous hair, take one or two eggs, depending upon your hair length, and beat them properly in a bowl. Apply the beaten eggs on damp hair and leave it on for thirty minutes. You can use this remedy two times a week to achieve desired results.
- Olive Oil
Olive oil is considered as a great remedy to add volume to the hair. Adding further, it also softens and strengthens the hair. To apply, take some warm olive oil and massage it gently onto the scalp and hair. Let it stay for an hour or so. Next, wash off your hair with a mild shampoo. In addition, you can also leave it onto the scalp overnight and chose to shampoo next morning.
Another application technique is applying olive oil onto the scalp, mixed with some honey. Apply the mixture and leave it to work for thirty minutes. Conclude the process with a warm rinse. You can apply this remedy once or twice a week to get desired results.
Avocadoes make one of the richest sources of vitamin E. Adding further, it moisturizes the hair immensely to make it thicker and add volume to it. This fruit also works wonders for overall hair health.
To apply, prepare a consistent paste by mixing mashes banana and mashed avocado along with a tablespoon of olive oil. Massage this mixture gently onto the scalp using your fingertips. Let it work for about thirty minutes so as to allow the nutrients to get absorbed by the hair follicles. End the procedure with a cold rinse and normal shampooing. You can use this mask once a week to achieve desired results.
So, Get, Set, Go girls! What are you waiting for? Try these remedies and make your hair long, voluminous, and beautiful than ever before!