“Indian women have long lustrous hair”- I am sure, no one would deny it. I have seen many Indian women who have long black hairs; my grandma still has long and strong hair. I am a careless girl and that’s the reason I cut my hair every month as I cannot manage long hair. My mom and my sister are blessed with long, shiny black hair. So, let’s talk about some secrets of Indian women today –
Amla, Reetha and Shikakai:
Amla, Reetha and Shikakai are used in almost every hair care remedy of Indian women. These three ingredients when combined together nourish hair, reduces hair fall, prevent pre-mature graying and stimulate hair growth. These ingredients are mild and completely natural and thus they are mostly used by Indian women. You can make homemade shampoo from these three ingredients.
- Take 5 pieces of reetha and shikakai along with some amla fruits. Soak them in 500 ml water overnight.
- Next morning, boil the water for 10 minutes and let it cool down.
- Now blend the mixture with the help of mixer or blender.
- You’ll notice some lather in the mixture. And tadaa your homemade chemical free shampoo is ready.
Amla will moisturize your hair, Reetha will deep clean your scalp and Shikakai will strengthen and condition your hair.
If you wish you get long hair then applying Coconut oil every week can help you a lot. Coconut oil moisturizes hair cuticles and maintains moisture balance. It makes hair smooth, soft and strong when used religiously. If you have dry and rough hair then coconut oil is the perfect remedy for nourishing your dry and brittle hair. This oil get’s absorbed easily in the scalp. Do hot oil treatment every week (if possible) or twice a month to see instant results.
Coconut Milk Wash: This is the easiest secret that everyone can follow. Wash your hair with milk,
This is the easiest secret that everyone can follow. Wash your hair with coconut milk. Washing hair with milk will hydrate your scalp, moisturize your hair and will stimulate hair growth too. Take one cup of coconut milk and apply it to roots and tip of the hair. Massage it for few minutes so that it penetrates into your scalp. After few minutes you can shampoo and style your hair as usual.
Castor oil and honey:
A mixture of castor oil and honey, when applied on hair 2 times a week, can give you long, lustrous and strong hair. If you’re suffering from hair loss then this recipe will also reduce hair fall to a great extent. Honey will moisturize your scalp and oil will add shine and smoothness. You can also add egg-white in this mixture to get extra benefits.
The last secret would be to live happy stress-free life, drink lots of water and sleep for minimum 6 hours so that hair can reach its maximum growth. 😀