Herbs to Prevent Hair Loss

Hair loss is a common problem. We loose few strands of hair automatically. It is natural. But when the hair begin to fall excessively it is regarded as disease and it needs treatment. There are various herbs that proves effective in hair loss treatment.

Along with herbal treatment you need to maintain a proper hygiene and a routine of combing and brushing your hair. Combing and brushing enhances blood circulation and makes your hair strong. Some common herbs that are used successfully in hair problems are aloe, arnica, nettles, birch, rosemary, marigold etc.

Aloe, nettles, birch leaves, etc are excellent blood and skin cleansers. Massage aloe gel on scalp in roundabout motion. It not only enhances the blood circulation, it also helps in hair growth.

Aloe also resists alopecia. Gel of aloe that is used in hair treatment keeps head cool and saves your hair from being white prematurely.

Fenugreek is another effective herb for the treatment of hair. It has some antiseptic qualities and for that reason it works well to remove dandruff, another and one of the most important causes of hair loss.

Soak some fenugreek in water overnight. In the morning grind them and make a paste. Apply the paste on your scalp. Use this once a week and you will get a healthy, dandruff free hair.

Arnica, due to its anti-inflammatory properties, also control dandruff and promotes hair growth. Because of its antibiotic quality it prevents loss of hair. Like aloe arnica also helps to prevent premature graying of hair.

Amla or Indian gooseberry also effectively controls hair loss by providing vitamin C to your scalp. Grind few fresh amla and extract the juice. Apply that juice on your scalp before going to bed. Keep it overnight. Next morning wash it off with plain water. It not only makes your hair black, it also makes the hair roots strong.

Horsetail has high amount of silica content which is effective in rejuvenating the hair. Silica makes the hair strong, sleek and shiny. Chamomile works effectively on oily hair. It prevents excessive oil secretion of scalp and makes the hair healthy. Tea liquor made from tea leaf and sage is excellent for maintaining the health and shine of the hair.

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