Thick hair is something we all crave for. Thick hair is regarded as an asset that enhances ones physical appearance. Hair loss is a common problem now a days which leads to balding and thinning hair which needs to corrected as soon as possible.
Some of the common factors contributing to thinning hair are excessive physical or emotional stress, hormonal imbalance, nutritional deficiencies, pollution, allergies, and use of wrong hair care products; poor hair care routine as well has heredity.
If you suffer from hair fall and hair thinning, you need not spend a lot on hair treatments, instead lookout for these natural remedies and tips. Here are some of the best ways to get thicker hair naturally:
Instead of going for chemical protein treatments, you can opt for this method infused with natural egg proteins for your hair.
You may beat 2-3 eggs depending upon the length of your hair and apply it all over your hair and scalp (wet or dry) and let it sit for 15 minutes followed by hair washing using a mild shampoo. This will add volume to your hair and make it bouncy. Another method is in which you can mix coconut oil and egg yolk and apply to the scalp and hair followed by regular washing using mild shampoo. This will add to the hair thickness.
FENUGREEK AND ALOE VERA:
Fenugreek seeds and leaves are excellent hair growth promoters. All you need to do is soak fenugreek seeds overnight and make a thick paste out of it the next morning and use it as a hair mask.
Fenugreek leaves or methi leaves too can be used to make a thick paste by adding aloe vera gel to it. This paste can be applied on scalp and hair for half an hour and washed using mild shampoo. If used regularly this mask can make hair thicker and also promote new hair growth helping to fight baldness.
The anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, anti-bacterial, and exfoliating properties present in Indian gooseberry can help a lot in maintaining a healthy scalp and better hair growth rate.
Mix one tablespoon of Indian gooseberry powder in two table spoons of coconut oil and heat until boiling. Strain and apply this oil on the entire scalp and hair and leave it overnight. Wash your hair the next day using mild shampoo. Do this on weekly basis for the desired effect.
Massaging your scalp regularly with cold pressed castor oil is one of the easiest ways to get thicker hair naturally. Due to its thick viscosity, it coats the hair thoroughly and protects against hair fall. Plus, being a rich source of vitamin E and fatty acids, promotes hair growth.
Apply this warm oil on scalp and hair with gentle massaging and cover with warm towel and let it sit for 1 hour before hair washing. Do this on regular basis for quick results.
ADDITIONAL TIPS FOR THICKER HAIR:
Never wash your hair vigorously or comb in the shower. Handle your hair with care when they are wet.
Use hair-thickening hair products along with these natural remedies for a long-term effect.
Eat plenty of protein containing foods like fish, chicken, legumes and lean meats; omega 3 containing fruits like avocados, nuts and olives and vitamin B containing fruits and veggies.
You may take supplements for thicker hair. they usually contain biotin, fish oil, protein and a range of proteins.