Anyone experiencing hair loss or baldness would have probably gone off to a skin and hair expert first and be prescribed with several chemical-based products that are said to improve hair growth and reduce hair loss. While it is not wrong to ask a medical professional for his or her opinion on your case, sometimes, the answer to our query might just be lingering within our own homes.
Although modern medical technologies already provide some promising solutions to hair loss, the traditional and natural medicine say that we still have hope in curing your hair loss problems. To give you an idea of these natural treatments, here are some of the finest natural and essential oils that actually promote hair growth.
The coconut plant has been known to have several benefits. From this plant, you can also derive oil that decreases or even stops hair loss and promotes hair growth. Among the other benefits coconut oil gives are: anti-fungal, anti-microbial, antioxidant, lowers cholesterol levels, and relieves stress.
This is one of the most favorite essentials oils because of its calming effect, antiseptic properties, and skin healing effect. It is also known to be effective for people with asthma and migraine.
Although it is not used as often as others, it still has a firm place in aromatherapy and essential oil therapy because of its balancing effect on the mind and emotions of a person. It also helps produce more sebum in the skin while maintaining its integrity, keeping skin supple and helps in restoring skin.
Jojoba oil is not actual oil but a liquid wax, which works as an emulsifier that gently unclogs pores and removes impurities on our skin. It is also used as hair care treatment to help moisturize the scalp and relieve inflammation.
This oil basically affects not only the mind but other systems of the body as well. Such systems include the respiratory and urinary systems. It can also help in the healing process of the skin.
Carrot Seed Oil
It works as a detoxifier and helps in relieving stress, while consequently reviving and stimulating your skin. Carrot seed oil is also known to fight many skin diseases such as psoriasis, eczema, boils and such.
Juniper Berry Oil
It is essentially helpful in stressful or challenging situations to stimulate and strengthen your nerves.
It has an excellent skin care property which is why it’s no wonder it is one of the favorite essential oils used in therapy. It also has muscle pain relieving properties which make it excellent for massages.
It improves circulation through massaging in the scalp and it also gives bounce, luster and shine to the hair.
It stimulates the hair follicles to promote hair growth. It also keeps your hair growing longer and stronger.
NATURAL AND ESSENTIAL OIL MIXTURE FOR HAIR LOSS
This mixture can be massaged onto hair after washing and towel drying in the morning. The components are:
• 3 drops of lavender oil
• 2 drops of thyme oil
• 2 drops of rosemary oil
• 4 teaspoons of grape seed oil
• ½ teaspoon jojoba oil
You should wrap your hair with towel of shower cap after massaging this mixture onto hair and leave it for an hour. Then, wash your hair with shampoo. You can do this once every day for seven months.
RECOMMENDED DIET MODIFICATION
If you’re already on a good dietary habit, yet you still experience hair loss, or worse, baldness, you may want to add salmon, sardines or mackerel onto your diet plan at least two or three times per week. You might also want to eat walnuts too, to help your body absorb nutrients that stimulate hair growth or prevent hair loss. These are just some of the many ways you can do to prevent baldness or patches on your scalp.
The bottom line is, if you see abnormalities or sudden changes in your hair or its growth, you should try to seek help from experts first and then if you cannot afford their costly prescriptions, you ask if the natural treatments would suffice for your hair to grow back healthy. There are a lot options, you just need to seek and ask.
All these are effective in promoting hair regrowth or preventing hair loss. As to which could be better for your case, depends on how well you use the oils. However, before using any product, especially those that are not included here (chemical-based products), it is still best to consult your doctor or an expert on hair loss or balding because this might just save you more bucks and hairs too.