Battling Hairfall? Try These 6 Essential Oils To Fight It Better!


Hair-fall, the commonest problem affecting each one of us across boundaries and age bar. Science suggests that losing up to a hundred strands every day is natural, though the number itself is startling and depressing. With several innovations across the shelves of supermarkets, these seldom live up to their tall claims and in the long run do more damage than good. However massaging our scalps with an essential hair oil has been found to nourish our hair follicles and prevent premature hair-loss.

Here are a few essential oils that you can bring in your daily use and combat the grim situation of hair-fall:

1 . Coconut Oil

-The most popular hair oil in India, coconut oil has the unique ability of penetrating deep the scalp thus reaching hair-follicles with ease.

-It nourishes and deeply moisturizes the hair, prevents dryness and premature fall. A massage with warm coconut oil twice a week ought to do the trick.

2 . Castor Oil

-Castor Oil is blessed with Vitamin E and strong anti-microbial properties that fosters hair growth and significantly reduces hair fall. It is a medicinal oil that has been found to be beneficial for hairfall.

-A mixture of castor oil with olive and almond oils can be massaged on the scalp and washed off after a couple of hours.

3 . Almond Oil

-Almond oil is a rich source of nutrients like Vitamins D & E and minerals like magnesium and calcium.

-A massage with a teaspoonful of almond oil supplies our hair and the scalp with these and helps in preventing dryness, split-ends and hair-fall. Extended use can promote hair growth, as well.

4 . Lavender Oil

-Besides the smell, lavender oil is blessed with anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties, which is vital in negating infections of the scalp that cause hair-fall.

-A massage with lavender oil can help in getting rid of all the stress and anxiety which can further deepen the crisis of hair-fall.

5 . Grape seed oil