Try these easy-peasy home remedies to stop hair fall in its tracks real quick.
1. Aloe Vera
Aloe vera has alkalizing properties that restore the natural pH levels of your scalp. Its enzymes penetrate your scalp, boosting hair growth and nourishing your strands at the same time.
All you need to do is take some aloe vera juice or gel, and apply it onto your (washed) hair and scalp. Gently massage it in, in a circular motion. Leave it on for about an hour and then rinse off. Repeat this treatment twice a week for best results.
2. Beetroot Juice
Beetroot is an excellent source of protein, potassium, phosphorus, vitamins B and C and other nutrients that promote hair growth.
Take some beetroot leaves and boil them till the water reduces to half the initial quantity. Now add some henna and make a paste. Apply it to your scalp and let it sit for half an hour before rinsing off. Repeat this twice a week.
3. Coconut Milk
Coconut milk is rich in fat, minerals and proteins that stop hair fall and boost hair regrowth. Plus, it conditions your hair, making it smoother and healthier.
Take a cup of fresh coconut milk and apply it on your scalp and hair. Let it sit for about half an hour. Rinse off with cool water followed by shampoo. Do this once a week.
4. Egg White Mask
Egg white is packed with proteins and vitamins that stop hair thinning and nourish your tresses.
You will need two egg whites for this DIY treatment. Whisk them well, and apply to your scalp and hair evenly. Keep it on for half an hour. Rinse with cool water followed by mild shampoo. For best results, do this twice a week.
5. Onion Juice
The high sulfur content in onions improves blood circulation to the hair follicles and boosts hair growth by regenerating follicles. Its antibacterial properties kill bacteria that cause scalp infections.
All you need is an onion and some cotton. Grate the onion and strain its juice in a bowl. Apply this juice onto your scalp using a cotton ball. Leave it on for about half an hour. Rinse off with cold water followed by shampoo. Apply once a week.