Dandruff. Means of struggle and useful tips

Many of us know this problem…. More than 20% of the population suffer from it every day: small white flakes sprinkle our hair and shoulders, lie ugly powdery trail on the dark clothes… a person looks untidy and often embarrassed. Most often, dandruff is complaining about people from 20 to 40 years and most of them are men.
Dandruff is a very common and harmless skin disease of the head, which is a more cosmetic problem than a health problem. However, in some cases, dandruff occurs due to some serious medical conditions and sometimes so strongly expressed that gradually crust covers the scalp. It blocks the hair roots access to oxygen. From this, the hair becomes weak and begins to fall out.
The most common cause of dandruff is a lack of care for hair and scalp. Very rarely this could be a fungal infection.
If you have dandruff, then to fight with it with usual shampoo and conditioner are not enough. But simple things like proper sleep and a balanced diet often lead to relief of symptoms. Even the stress is considered responsible for the occurrence of dandruff. Continue reading

Nourishment for hair to be strong

Luxuriant hair is the pride of each woman. It is always the truth at all times. Healthy hair has elastic structure, get brushed and styled without problem. It has shine, flexibility and softness. Thick bright hair is a cause of healthy body.

Reasons of hair’s diseases

The most common problems affecting the hair include seborrhea, thinning hair, slow growth and hair loss.

The reason of these problems can be different. For example, hormonal therapy, chronic diseases, physical stress, bad environmental condition, unhealthy food and therefore vitamin deficiency. So, if your body has lack of elements, your hair will never be healthy and strong.

Temporary hair loss can be in situation when woman is pregnant, with beginning of sexual life or menopause.

Considerable hair loss can appear in such diseases as diabetes, oothecoma, adrenal disease or endocrine disorders.

Stress often leads to organism and hair damage too. It breaks our health, making us unattractive grey-haired, with a lot of wrinkles and loosing hair.

Great hair problems are caused by ecological factors. Atmospheric emission, pollution, radiation are very harmful for our scalp and hair. Taking medicine especially antibiotics and hormonal treatment has a bad influence on hair bulbs development. Try to refuse from taking pills in any slight cold. Hard tap water with a lot of harmful substances could impact bad negatively on hair condition.

Junk food plays its own role. It contains too little vitamins. And if you eat nothing except it , your skin and care will never be healthy.

If you have some hair problem you should do spectral analysis of hair. Continue reading

Natural hair care at home – advices by ghdhairhome.com

Hair fall can occur at any age. Folk remedies for hair loss let to make them thicker and healthier, even if there is no way to influence the cause of baldness.

Cayenne Pepper Hair Treatment

Cayenne Pepper Tincture Recipe
Divide in half seven small pods of red pepper, each part’s width must be 0.5-1 cm. Load them into a glass bowl, add 0.5 liters of spirit or vodka. You wear gloves while working with pepper.
Infuse it for two weeks in a dark place, shaking the bottle every three days. The final amount of infusion is enough for the full course of treatment lasting for two or three months.

Cayenne Pepper Hair Mask Recipe
Mix castor oil and pepper tincture in a one to one ratio, and slightly warm it. Apply the mask on the hair roots using cotton swab, wind round your head with the food film for a sauna effect, and wait for 30 minutes. If you feel severe pain, wash off the mask immediately. Pepper tincture can be diluted to 1/10 of the total amount, two tablespoons of ready mix are enough to be applied to the entire scalp.
If you have to prevent hair loss, apply tincture two to three times a week for six weeks. Alopecia treatment requires daily use for several months.

Mayonnaise hair treatment

Mayonnaise is made from ingredients that contain a lot of useful substances for hair.
– Spread the mask on the whole length of your hair.
– To optimise the mask’s effects, cover your head with something warm.
– Keep the mask on your hair for about 40 minutes.
– Wash the mask away with slightly warm water.
– In order to get rid of the annoying smell you have to use balsam instead of shampoo while washing away the mask.
– Use it twice a week.

Attention! The purchased mayonnaise doesn’t fit to prepare the mask because it contains food additives.

Mayonnaise mask for dry hair

Take olive oil, an egg, vinegar, lemon juice, salt and sugar to prepare mayonnaise. Separate the yolk from the protein and whip it with a mixer or blender. Add half a teaspoon of salt and sugar. Pour 0.5 liter of oil into this mixture while slowly stirring it. The sauce is almost ready, and only when it congeals you should add a teaspoon of organic acid – a solution of vinegar or lemon juice. You can also stir into it some mustard, it stimulates hair growth.

Nettle Broth Hair Treatment

You can use fresh or dried leaves of herbs to make a broth. You may buy them in the pharmacy. Fresh leaves should be dried for ten days, after that you can use them to make the broth.
Rinse hair with the broth nettle three to four times a week, every time after you have washed your head. After a month-long course, make a break for a week, then you can repeat it.

How to prepare the broth:
Collect fresh nettle leaves when the weather is dry, separate them the stem and wash, pour with the hot water of 70-80 degrees, and infuse this broth for hour in a warm place. After straining the broth can be used for rinsing clean hair, it is not necessary to rinse the broth with water.

Black Seed Oil For Hair Loss Treatment

It is not recommended to use black seed oil for more than six consecutive weeks. This tool can cause the accumulation of hormone-like substances in the body. Do not use during pregnancy and lactation.

Attention! If you use black seed oil in the composition of hair mask or a mixture of oils for external use, its share should not be more than 20% of the total.

Hair masks with black seed oil:
Mask to enhance hair growth. Mixed olive oil (100 ml) and black seed oil (1 tablespoon) and heat it a few minutes on a water bath, then add the onion seeds. Spread it on the hair roots and keep it for 30 minutes under warming hood, then rinse the hair with warm water.

The mask against dandruff. Heated half a cup of kefir, add a tablespoon of black seed oil and a bit of tea tree essential oil. Apply the mixture on the hair roots and leave it on for half an hour, then wash hair with shampoo.

Onion juice – an effective remedy for hair

Depending on the severity of damage to the hair it may require a longer course of treatment – from three months.

Recommendations:
Rinse the mask not later than after 30 minutes in order to avoid getting burned

Onion smell will intensify when the hair gets wet in the rain or sweat, even if it is not noticeable when the hair is dry.

Recipes of masks for hair treatment based on an onion:
Peel the onion and chop it in a blender. Strain the onion juice through cheesecloth. Cover your head with a wet towel for 10 minutes to prepare the scalp. Apply the mask on the hair roots with your fingers or a brush. After half an hour rinse it with water.

How to avoid the smell of the onion:
– After you wash away the mask, apply on the scalp diluted white or blue clay for cosmetic use. Clay has strong absorptive properties and pulls all the smells. Rinse it with warm water in 10-15 minutes;
– Add essential oils into a mask with onions to soften its flavor or even stifle it. You can use rosemary, citrus, nutmeg, cinnamon or lavender oil.