Hair is very important for many of us out there. We see it as something that beautifies us. Healthy hair is a sign of a healthy you.
Hair, if not taken proper care of, can result in hair fall, thinning of hair, split ends, baldness, dandruff, and many other hair problems. The constant exposure to heat and chemical treatments, pollution and dust exposure also tend to weaken our hair significantly.
The best way to help it gain back its strength and shine are herbal treatments like herbal oils, shampoos masks etc.
Out of these herbal treatments, herbal oils are the easiest to find, won’t punch a hole in your pocket and are quick to show amazing results. Oils moisturize your hair while giving it all the necessary nutrients.
The Indian ayurvedic system of medicine is known to include information on various kinds of herbs and oils which gives desired results depending on your hair care regimen. Herbal oils are a boon for anyone interested in taking care or their hair correctly.
Herbal oils have numerous benefits and no side effects like those chemical treatments. Unlike artificial oils, herbal does not show immediate results but when the results come they last long are more beneficiary. Many people have turned to herbal oils due to their effectiveness and longevity. Here are a few ways of how herbal oils can help you get healthier hair:
Healing and repairing the hair strands:
Herbal oils are the best when it comes to repairing hair naturally. There are many ingredients which help in the process of repairing. An important ingredient of many herbal oils is fenugreek (methi), which is well known for its hair related benefits. It contains a lot of vitamins and minerals and therefore is an ingredient that can be easily found in most Indian kitchens since it plays a very important role in Indian cuisine.
These vitamins and minerals also help heal and repair the hair strands which gets damaged due to constant exposure to sunlight, heat, and pollution by binding the hair strands and giving them the required flexibility and strength. The hair grows longer, thicker and quicker than before.
Fenugreek contains vitamin B, C, A, and K. It also contains iron and calcium that is really helpful in repairing the hair. The benefits provided by fenugreek is incomparable and is a must in your hair care regimen.
Improving The Texture Of The Hair:
The overall health of your hair is reflected by your hair texture. Denser and thicker has a higher chance of having better hair texture. Stress and strains of modern lifestyles cause our hair to be damaged, thereby ruining its texture. Pollution in developed cities also contributes to hair damage.
Herbal hair oils coat your hair, thereby protecting your hair from the harmful effects of pollution and promoting hair growth at its full potential. This automatically causes hair texture to improve significantly.
Dandruff is a problem that many of us face nowadays. The major cause of dandruff is a dry scalp, generally caused by lack of nourishment to the scalp. This nourishment can be provided by using herbal oils since oils are very moisturizing. A well-moisturized scalp won’t flake off and cause dandruff.
Some dandruff is also caused by a yeast producing bacteria that feed on the scalp. Herbal oils can get rid of these kinds of dandruff to due to its antibacterial and antifungal properties, due to which it kills the bacteria and yeast and prevents dandruff from returning.
There are a lot of chemical products for dandruff removal, but they do not remove the problems from the core. Herbal oils have this unique antibacterial and antifungal property which makes it the best and the most effective way to get rid of dandruff.
Reducing Hair fall:
Hair fall is another major problem most of us face nowadays. A little hair falls every day is typical, but too much of hair fall could cause excessive thinning of hair and, in extreme cases, baldness. Stress is the leading cause of hair fall, while pollution and heat treatments help to make conditions worse. Herbal oils can save you from these problems.
Regular use of herbal oils makes the strands and roots reliable and flexible, therefore reducing hair fall to a great extent. It also nourishes the hair, making it smooth and silky, which causes lesser tangles and hence lesser hair fall. Not only do herbal oils reduce hair fall, but they also promote the growth of new hair by providing nourishment to the scalp.
Saving from other hair related issues:
There are much other minor hairs relates problems that we face in our day to day life, such as split ends, greying of hair, breakage of hair, dry and dull hair, frizzy hair to name a few. Herbal oils come very handily when you are face to face with such problems.
All the above problems are caused by lack of nourishment to the hair. Herbal oils nourish the hair thoroughly from root to tips, which help you combat issues like greying of hair, split ends, etc. with ease. Herbal oils also help control frizz by untangling the strands and aligning them properly. Also, when proper nutrition is provided, the hair automatically becomes lustrous and smooth, therefore making it less frizzy.
Taking care of your hair is something you should do on a regular basis since your hair is one of the first things that people see when they look at your face. Healthy hair leaves a good and positive impression on the people around you. Maintaining your hair is sure to enhance your personality!
A well-maintained hair will always stand out from other recklessly kept hair. Also, the best way to maintain our hair, as we read before, is oils! A head massage combined with herbal oils can work wonders on the health of your hair.
Other than the outer treatments, eating healthy is important too. Eat protein-rich foods such as eggs, while also taking in other nutrients biotin, iron, zinc and magnesium. So for the best and quick results, use herbal oils and massage your head to improve blood circulation, use herbal shampoo, conditioner and sometimes herbal masks and eat a diet rich in protein and iron!