There is nothing more attractive than a thick head of hair that glimmers with natural health. But hair loss is a common problem of both men and women. With age our hair becomes thin naturally. Hair starts to fall when we grow old and new hair strand does not grow. Hair fall happens for a variety of reasons and not all of them related to old age. Causes of hair fall can be many among which poor health is the most common thing. Deficiency of minerals, vitamins and proteins may lead to hair fall. Some health problems like anemia, thyroid disorder, diabetes, etc. may lead to hair fall.
The second important cause of hair fall is lack of hygiene. Apart from that, pollution, bad water, heredity, certain medication, etc. may lead to hair fall. During pregnancy because of various hormonal changes inside the body, there may be chance of hair fall. Many women suffer from post pregnancy hair fall. Apart from those reasons stress and strain, taking birth control pill may lead to hair fall. Whatever may be the cause, this hair fall should be treated early before it makes you bald. There are various easily available home products that help you to get rid of excessive hair fall.
1. Coconut Oil:
Regular oil massage works well to stop hair fall. Take some pure coconut oil and massage it on your scalp in a roundabout way. This massaging helps in better blood flow on your scalp. Better blood flow means better oxygen supply on your scalp. Proper oxygen supply keeps hair root strong and promotes hair growth. Massaging coconut oil on your scalp is beneficial as it contains various minerals, vitamins and fatty acids which are necessary in new hair growth.
2. Egg And Yogurt:
Egg is one of the most important natural items for hair because it contains B vitamins, vitamin A and vitamin E and these vitamins are needed to stop hair fall and to generate new hair growth. Break one egg and beat it well. Add ½ cup sour yogurt in this beaten egg. Mix well and apply that on your hair and scalp. A weekly egg pack application is necessary to get rid of hair fall. After application f this pack, wait for an hour so that you scalp can absorb the nutrients from the pack. Then rinse your hair with water and a mild shampoo.
3. Licorice, Henna Powder And Milk:
Licorice is rich in protein, vitamin B complex, flavnoids, etc. which promotes a healthy scalp and hair. Being rich in so many essential elements, it makes your hair stronger, silkier and shinier. It is also a good cleanser of scalp which keeps dandruff, hair fall, hair loss problem at bay. To make a licorice hair pack take 1 tablespoon licorice powder and mix it with 2-3 tablespoons henna powder. Pour some milk in it and mix well. Make a smooth paste and apply this paste on your scalp. Leave it to get dry. Then wash with plenty of water. A weekly licorice treatment is necessary to stop hair fall.
4. Aloe vera Gel:
Aloevera is an excellent product that stop hair fall and promotes hair growth. Take ½ cup of fresh aloevera gel. Mash it and massage that on your scalp and hair. Aloevera helps to maintain the pH balance of the scalp, stops hair fall and generate hair growth. Aloevera gel is a cool substance and it helps to make your head cool and reduces stress and strain when applied on your head at daily basis. Aloevera gel is effective when hair fall occurs due to stress and strain. Use this pack every second day to stop hair fall and to enhance shine of the hair.
5. Castor Oil:
Castor oil is very beneficial to stop hair fall and to generate new hair strands. However,, castor oil is very thick oil and you will not be able to massage this oil on your scalp without mixing it with other oil. Moreover, it is very thick and you need to make it slightly hot to reduce its consistency. Not only, that, hot oil gets absorbed by the skin very well. Mix castor oil and your hair oil in 1: 4 ratios in a container. Place the container on a bowl of very hot water to make the oil slightly hot indirectly. Now massage this oil on your scalp. Wrap a towel or a cotton cloth on your hair and leave it overnight for better absorption. Then rinse your hair with plenty of warm water and a mild shampoo next morning. You will get the benefit.
Follow these measures along with a healthy diet to make your health strong internally. Stay away from harsh sunlight and chemical rich cosmetics. Maintain hygiene and allow air circulation inside your hair. All these measures will help you to do away with hair fall effectively.