Natural hair growth can be affected by a number of factors like stress, hair fall, lack of hair care, product build up, etc. This can make your hair thinner and stunt its growth. Bentonite clay or simply Indian healing clay is a well-known detoxing agent and it can help stimulate hair growth; below is a recipe for scalp clay mask for hair growth-
Bentonite clay- Bentonite clay is a great scalp detoxing ingredient. It unclogs follicles and helps balance sebum production keeping hair soft and fresh.
Aamla juice- Aamla juice balances scalp pH, stimulates hair growth and wards off dandruff.
Lemon juice- Lemon juice works just as aamla juice due to its acidic nature.
Apple cider vinegar- Apple cider vinegar or ACV clarifies scalp, balances sebum and keeps hair and scalp moisturized and pH balanced.
RECIPE FOR SCALP CLAY MASK FOR HAIR GROWTH:
Things you need-
- 1/3 cup bentonite clay
- 2 tablespoon aamla juice or aloe vera juice
- 2 tablespoon lemon juice
- ACV (as required)
In a ceramic or glass bowl or jar, add bentonite clay. Add in aamla juice and lemon juice.
Add in enough apple cider vinegar to make a spreadable paste. Apply this on scalp and use a shampoo after 30 minutes.
**Caution: Do not use on inflamed scalp and broken skin.