Baldness is a condition wherein you wholly or partly start losing hair from the scalp. Most people prefer to leave it undealt and untreated. However, there are innumerable home remedies for baldness in Ayurveda. But, before moving on to the baldness treatment, let’s first get into the initial details of this problem.
According to Ayurveda, an increase in Vata leads to hair loss problems including baldness. It hinders the transportation of nutrition in the body including the scalp. Other causes are:
- Rapid weight loss
- Dry scalp
- Severe dandruff
- Hormonal imbalance
- Chronic illnesses
- Alcohol consumption
- Using chemical products
- Hair treatments
- Thinning of hair on top of the head
- Patches of bald spots
- Pattern baldness
- Full body hair loss
1. Massage With Herbal Oils.
Emotional anxiety and traumatic events lead to hair problems. So, how to prevent balding in such a case? Massage your head with lavender essential oil mixed in almond oil. You can also use amla or coconut oil mixed in neem oil to promote hair growth. Massage and leave for an hour or two. Wash with a mild shampoo.
2. Apply Fenugreek Paste.
Fenugreek seeds are antibacterial. Soak a handful in a glass of water overnight. Grind the seeds and make a paste the next day. Apply the paste twice every week for better results. You can also use its water for rinsing your hair.
3. Bhringraj Supports Hair Growth.
Also known as False Daily, bhringraj is a traditional Ayurvedic remedy that reduces hair problems like balding in both men and women. How to prevent balding with this herb? As a wash, use its powder mixed with warm water. Or simply apply bhringraj oil for quick results.
4. Green & Black Tea Are Effective.
Both green and black tea are known for their antioxidant properties. So, either drink a cup of black tea or green tea daily or rinse your hair with it as an effective baldness treatment. Green tea has shown proven results in treating several types of baldness.
5. Wash Hair With Curry Leaves Water.
Curry leaves are rich in iron which strengthens the hair. So, how to prevent balding with curry leaves? Use them to get rid of flaky scalp. Boil the leaves in 500ml of water. Let the water come to room temperature. Remove the leaves and wash your hair with the decoction. Repeat once a week.
6. Onion Juice Is Best For Regrowth.
It has shown significant results in baldness treatment. Using onion juice as a topical solution for hair problems can initiate regrowth thus preventing even severe types of baldness.
Try these quick lifestyle changes along with the baldness treatment to accelerate the results:
- Follow a routine and sleep early.
- Add spices to your food for proper digestion.
- Meditate and exercise to reduce stress.
- Brush hair every night in every direction.
- Use wooden combs to prevent static.
- Avoid harsh chemical treatments and products.
- Quit smoking.
- Drink plenty of water.
- East high-protein foods.
- Limit your sweet intake.
- No tight hairstyles.
- Lesser hot oil treatments.
- Be gentle. No constant styling or twisting and twirling.
Note: Articles on Ayurvedum are solely for the purpose of sharing the goodness of Ayurveda and bringing awareness on natural and healthy living. Please do not substitute it for professional medical advice. Ingredients discussed can interfere with certain medications. So, before using anything to treat yourself, always consult an Ayurveda doctor or practitioner.