Ayurvedic Treatment for Dry hair

: June 23, 2015
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Are you pissed off going to parlors or salons for treating your hair? Would you like to pamper your dry hair with effective home remedy options? Ayurvedic methods can help you, as herbal plants are effective for cleaning and nourishing your hair in short time.
Ayurveda plays a vital role in our life. Nothing there is, that cannot be treated with Ayurveda. Ayurvedic practices observed from past 5000+ years are really helpful in every field. Ayurveda is also helpful in treating dry and damaged hair.

Ayurvedic Tips for curing dry hair

  • Eating leafy vegetables and fresh fruits on regular basis comprises a balanced diet. Add dairy products and salads to your diet. Consume protein rich foods. Nutrition intake will give nourishment to your hair too.
  • Avoid using ready to eat in food packets containing artificial preservatives and artificial flavors. They do not provide proper nourishment to your hair. Also they pamper your digestive system.
  • Herbal plants are very useful for your hair health. Few herbs contributing to gain your hair health naturally.

1. Bhringaraj:

Eclipta Alba also called as bhringaraj is very effective for hair growth.

2. Amla:

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Also called as Emblica Officianlis Being a rich of source of fatty acids, vitamins, vitamin C, proteins it helps moisturize hair and keep them soft and shiny. 

3. Ashwagandha:

It is antioxidant herb. The root cause of hair fall, pitta dosha is relieved from ashvagandha. Also it can give you relief from stress. 

4. Shikakai:

It possesses low pH value, which retains natural oils of hair. It strengthens hair and increases volume. It adds shine and luster to hair. 

5. Aloe vera:

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Aloe vera consists of natural humectants property, which helps maintaining hair hydrated. It adds moisture and luster to hair. 

6. Neem:

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Also called as Azadirachta Indica. It possesses antifungal property and widely used for dandruff cure.
  • Stop attacking your wet hair with comb although you’re late. In certain cases you can use wide toothed comb to remove tangle on a rush hour. Be gentle with your hair while removing tangles or it may break.
  • Live a stress free life. Stress brings in hormonal changes indirectly affecting your hair health. It can also reduce pigmentation and turn your hair grey. Sleep for minimum 8 hours a day. Manage your schedule efficantly and keep relaxing in between work.
The two most effective Ayurvedic Remedies for Dry Hair are as follows:

Remedy 1: Egg & Lemon


  • Eggs – 2nos
  • Lemon juice – 2 tsp
  • Olive or Almond oil – 2 tsp

How to Apply:

  • Mix all the ingredients in bowl to form a thick oil paste.
  • Apply the paste on your scalp and massage with your fingertips gently.
  • Leave it for some time. Wash your hair later on with a shampoo thoroughly.
  • Make sure you use lukewarm water.

Remedy 2: Coconut Oil & Curry leaves


  • Coconut Oil - 2tsp
  • Curry leaves – 4-5 leaves

How to Apply:

  • In a container pour coconut oil.
  • Add curry leaves and heat for 5 minutes.
  • Allow it cool for some time.
  • Make a paste of above mixture.
  • Apply paste on hair scalp and massage it thoroughly in circular motions.
  • Cover your hair with wet towel and leave it for couple of time.
  • Shampoo your hair later on.
You can also opt for Honey with the egg & lemon mixture.
Ignorance to your hair can make them dull & undernourished. So do the utmost care.
Try these effective remedies and flaunt your beautiful hair naturally!!!


Amruta Kugaonkar

Amruta Kugaonkar

I am convent educated and graduated in science with a post graduate degree in personal management. With over 5 years of experience in education & ...

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