Category Archives: Hair-loss

Natural Hair Dye ( Kerala Home Remedies)

Hair graying has become a common phenomenon in the modern time. Using artificial hair dyes causes more harm. Here is a natural hair dye which is very much popular in Kerala.

How to prepare natural hair dye:

Dried Indian gooseberry   5 Nos

Mehandi                               4 teaspoon.

Teapodi                                1 teaspoon

Egg white                              1 Egg

Lemon                                   1/2

Boil the tea powder in half glass water. In a iron container add the powder of dried Indian goose berry powder and mehandi powder with tea decotion,  In this mixture add lemon and egg white and keep it for one night.

In the morning after taking head wash apply the prepared hair dye with a brush and take bath after one hour. You will get a natural black and shining hair.

Also read my other article for healthy hair

Mudra for healthy hair.

Top 20 ways to hair regrowth.

Natural Medicine For Dandruff

 

Dandruff is the primary cause of hair fall and baldness.Using chemicals or artificial products to remove will harm hair.Natural remedies or medicine are very useful to overcome dandruff.

FFenugreek is one of the best natural medicine to prevent dandruff.Eating soaked fenugreek helps to prevent hair fall, but here we are discussing dandruff.Natural medicine for Dandruff

Feenu greek seeds are useful in the removal of dandruff.Two tablespoons of the seeds should be soaked overnight in water.In the morning, the softened seeds should be ground into a fine paste.This paste should be applied all over the scalp and left on the head for half an hour.The hair should then be washed thoroughly with soapnut solution or shikakai.A paste of the fresh leaves of fenugreek applied over the scalp regularly is also useful in dandruff.

Coconut oil is one of the best natural remedies to remove dandruff.Before going to bath take five tablespoons of coconut oil into your scalp and let sit for about an hour. Shampoo normally. You can also look for the shampoo that already contains coconut oil.

 

This natural remedy will help you to overcome dandruff and contributes to preventing hair fall.

Alternative medicine for greying of hair

I have written many articles about natural remedies for yoga therapy,mudra treatment and herbal remedies for hair fall and baldness.Today I sharing an important article which helps to solve greying of hair.Greying of hair is a normal condition but in the modern world at an age of twenty even below the youth facing this problem.Using of artificial colours leads to hair fall and other allergic problems.Don’t worry today I sharing a very useful alternative method of treatments to cure greying of hair.

When greying start at a young age. This is considered as a morbidity.In Ayurveda, this is called palitya.Greying of hair is considered as a sign of old age.

Causes for greying of hair:

According to Ayurveda excessive passion, anger and psychic strain results in greying of hair.Persons with the paittika(pitta) type of constitution are prone to be affected by this ailment.

Persons suffering from chronic cold and sinusitis and those who use warm water for washing their hair are more likely to be victims of this condition.

Ayurveda treatment for greying of hair:

Bhallataka is one of the popular drug to prevent greying of hair.This has a slightly allergic effect.Therefore, you must be care full before using it.This is given to the patient in the form of a linctus in a dose of one teaspoonful twice daily followed by milk.After confirming you had no allergic effect, you can use it one teaspoonful twice daily and take one glass milk immediately.

You should go to bed early and stay away from worries, anxiety and passion.If you had the problem of cold or sinusitis, you have to take treatment of it.Hot water bath should be avoided.The cold water bath is the best.

Bhringraja and Amalaki are popularly used for the treatment of this condition.You can use medicated oil prepared by boiling these two drugs or Maha Bhringaraja taila may use to externally for massaging the head.You can also use the powder of these two drugs internally in a dose of one teaspoonful three times daily with milk.

It is very much beneficial if you can take a one-month exclusive milk diet.

There is an alternative medicine which is used for inhalation.An oil prepared from the seeds of neem tree for inhalation twice a day for about a month with milk diet.

These alternatives medicines will be effective only when you observes diet restrictions.As far as possible.you should take milk and sugar in major part of the diet.Salt should be avoided, sour things like curd are not useful.

Graying of hair is a common diseases in the new age life style.In modern age few person are suffering from it even in the age of 15.This is considered as a morbidity, In Ayurveda this is called palitya.Graying of hair generally considered as a sign of old age..

According to Ayurveda excessive passion.anger and psychic strain results in graying of hair. Persons with paittika type of constitution are prone to be affected by this ailment.

Persons suffering from chronic cold and sinusitis and those who use warm water for washing their hair are more likely to be victims of this condition.

A drug popularly used for this condition is bhallataka. This has a slightly allergic effect. Therefore, it has to be processed carefully before use.Normally this is given to be the patient in the form of a linctus in a dose of one teaspoonful twice daily followed by milk.

The patient should not remain awake for a long time at night and should be kept free from worry,anxiety and passion.If suffering from cold and sinusitis,prompt and careful treatment should be given.Hot water should never be used for bathing.

Bhringaraja and amalaki are popularly used for the treatment of this condition.Medicated oil prepared by boiling these two drugs,viz,maha Bhringaraja taila is used externally for massaging the head.The powder of these two drugs is also used internally in a dose of one teaspoonful three times daily with milk.

The oil prepared from the seeds of the neem tree is used for inhalation twice a day for about a month.Along with this the patient should be advised to take only milk as his diet.

These therapies will be effective only when the patient observes diet restrictions.As far as possible,he should take only milk and sugar.Salt should be avoided.Sour things like curd are not useful.

Natural remedy for premature graying of hair

What is premature graying hair? The hair has a natural tendency to lose colour with advanced age.But premature graying is morbid condition that young look like old. The hair is an appendage of the skin.The cells which are in outer layer of skin is present in hair also.The substance epidermis are found in both skin and hair.The sebaceous glands of the scalp secrete an oily substance called sebum,which is the source of nutrition,lustre and blackness of the hair.The nourishment for the scalp comes from blood stream only there is no other way to feed the hair For complete article click here

Importance of Zinc,Symptoms of Zinc deficiency,Sources of zinc

Importance of Zinc
Zinc plays a crucial role in your healthy hair, skin, eyes, nails and testes.Zinc plays a significant role in the growth and well-being of you.Starting from your birth Zinc is needed for healthy skin, hair and healing of wounds, successful pregnancies and male virility.Zinc is crucial for your immunity, and it helps to fight infections.Zinc plays a significant role in transporting vitamin A to the retina.Zinc plays an important part in the functioning of enzymes there are almost 156 enzymes that need zinc for this functioning.Zinc plays a significant role in the growth and sexual maturity.
Symptoms of zinc deficiencyWeight loss, hair loss, skin diseases, poor appetite, diarrhoea and frequent infections are the primary symptoms and diseases that cause due to deficiency of zinc.Sources of Zinc

Milk,  liver, beans,meat,whole grains, nuts and seeds are the primary sources of zinc.

Drinking causes zinc loss be careful.

Natural hair tonic

 

Red chillies are very useful in preventing hair loss and promoting hair growth. Capsaicin in chillies acts like cantharidin. Four red chillies boiled in 500 ml of coconut oil can apply to hair. Its regular use increases hair growth and keeps them soft.


Curry leaves are very useful in preventing and treatment of premature hair graying.These leaves have the quality of nourish the hair roots.New hair roots grow healthier with normal pigment. The leaves can take it in the form of juice or mixed in buttermilk or lazy

When the leaves are boiled in coconut oil till they are reduced to a blackened residue. The oil forms an excellent hair tonic that stimulate hair growth and retaining normal pigmentation.

Fenugreek seeds are useful in the removal of dandruff.Two tablespoons of the seeds should be soaked overnight in water.In the morning the softened seeds should be ground into a fine paste.This paste should be applied all over the scalp and left on the head for half an hour. The hair should then be washed thoroughly with solution or shikakai.A paste of the fresh leaves of fenugreek applied over the scalp regularly is also useful in dandruff.

There is many herbal remedies and natural home remedies for hair growth. I am shared many articles on this subject but here I am sharing natural hair tonic from a spice.Red Chilies have been found useful in preventing loss of hair and promoting hair growth. Capsicin in the chilies acts like canthridine.


Preparation of natural hair tonic 

Red chilies boiled in coconut oil at the rate of one chili per 120 ml of oil. This oil should be applied to the hair. Its regular use increases hair growth and keeps the soft.