There is little scientific evidence that home remedies actually help to regrow hair. Depending on the reason for hair loss, some natural methods may help to boost hair growth or slow down hair loss.Continue Reading
Loss of between 50 and 100 strands of hair per day is considered normal; more than that will tend to cause noticeable thinning and/or bald patches, known as alopecia. Hair loss can occur for a variety of reasons, including stress, poor diet and nutrition and various medical conditions such as thyroid problems or menopause.
Where hair loss is due to stress or medical conditions, those underlying conditions will require treatment or correction.Where poor diet is an issue, there are some nutrients that may aid in hair growth:
Some food items contain nutrients and compounds which are helpful to promoting hair regrowth:
Eleven home remedies for oily hair include: shampooing often, using a solvent shampoo, rinsing thoroughly, skipping conditioner and refraining from brushing the hair too often. Using an acidic hair rinse, applying a mixture of alcohol and water to the hair, using cider vinegar, rinsing the hair in tea, cleaning hair with beer and rinsing hair with lemon juice complete the list.Full Answer >
Egg yolk with olive oil, bananas, avocado, coconut oil and fenugreek seeds are home remedies for growing longer hair. Egg, banana with avocado and fenugreek also help with making hair stronger.Full Answer >
Some home remedies to remove build up from hair include washing the hair in apple-cider vinegar or baking soda. According to InStyle Magazine, hair stylists suggest washing the hair with dish soap, specifically Palmolive. Because the detergent is so strong, it is also recommended that the hair be conditioned with a hydrating deep conditioner after using dish soap.Full Answer >
Washing the hair with warm instead of hot water, applying avocado to the hair, using a different shampoo, applying more conditioner, applying olive oil and aloe gel, brushing the hair less often, refraining from heat styling, taking B vitamins, using evening primrose oil and rinsing the hair with beer are 10 home remedies for dry hair.Full Answer >