Ayurveda has answers to all your beauty and health problems! Ayurveda is nothing but a system of remedies and medicine with historical roots in Indian subcontinent and is based on vata, pita and doshas and is all natural! If you are someone who loves all things natural or leaning towards detoxing your beauty routine, you are at the right place!
Lack of hair growth or stunt hair growth is a very common issue these days thanks to excessive usage of hair products, stress, being harsh with combing, lack of hair care, hormonal issues etc. Here we have our top 6 ayurvedic remedies for boosting hair growth:
HAIR GROWTH DRINK – Moringa leaf can help boost hair growth and also delay premature greying. Moringa leaves are amazing hair growth stimulator and also help maintain thick and lustrous hair. Apart from hair benefits, these leaves also have great health benefits. You need to dry these leaves and powder them. Store it separately in air tight containers. To make a drink, simply add 1 teaspoon each to 1 cup warm water. Stir and consume in the morning. You can also add these powders to your meals and smoothies.
AAMLA HAIR MASK – Aamla or Indian Gooseberry is an amazing hair growth booster! It provides optimum nourishment to the hair follicles, fights dandruff, keeps scalp healthy and promotes healthy and faster hair growth. In a bowl, dd 1/3 cup aamla powder, 1/3 cup brahmi powder and enough shikakai water (shikakai pods simmered in water) to make a spreadable yet thin paste. Apply it generously on scalp and hair. Use a gentle shampoo after 2 hours.
HIBISCUS HAIR MASK – Hibiscus has amazing hair nourishing and hair growth stimulating properties. Reduces frizz, Adds shine, makes hair thicker and manageable. Dry hibiscus flowers in the sun for 1 week (or until they are fully dried and crispy) and grind to a fine powder. Mix some black tea with hibiscus powder to make a thin paste and apply it generously on scalp and hair. Use a gentle shampoo after 2 hours. READ MORE – HIBISCUS WATER FOR FASTER HAIR GROWTH
AYURVEDIC HAIR OIL – This hair oil will nourish hair follicles and also help fight dandruff. Keep scalp healthy and stimulate hair growth. In a saucepan, add 1 cup coconut oil and add in handful brahmi leaves or 3 tablespoons brahmi powder. Let it cook until the leaves/powder are well fried and dark. Turn off the flame and let the oil cool down completely. Strain and store the oil in an air-tight container or easy-to-use bottle. Use it as a pre-poo hair mask or as an overnight treatment.
HERBAL HAIR GROWTH SHAMPOO – Helps stimulate hair growth along with cleansing the natural way. Fight dandruff, makes hair shinier and thicker. READ MORE…
ASHWAGANDHA OR BHRINGRAJ HAIR GROWTH MASK – Ashwagandha or Bhringraj has great nourishing properties that feed the hair follicles and boosts growth. Simply mix ashwagandha powder or Bhringraj powder with enough fresh aloe vera gel and use it as a hair mask. Wash using a gentle shampoo after 2 hours.