An average person sheds 50 to 100 hairs per day. However, new hairs grow at the same time.
But, when this cycle of shedding and growing hair is interrupted hair loss occurs.
Researchers hold hereditary, hormonal imbalance, ailments and certain medications as main factors of hair loss. Apart from this, weight loss, stress, menopause and pregnancy may also lead in loss of hair.
American Hair Loss Association states that women make up to 40% of hair loss sufferers in America. Further it states that men at the age of 35 experience some degree of hair loss and by the age 55 approximately 85% of men have significant loss in hair. (2)
There are several pricey products in the market claiming to control hair loss. But, if you don’t want to give rush to your money and try those chemical filled cosmetics, this homemade recipe fits for you.
Homemade Shampoo to Prevent Hair Loss
Choose a shampoo with neutral pH and with no harmful chemical ingredients.
Apart from this, take rosemary essential oil, lemon essential oil and vitamin E capsules.
Rosemary oil is prominent to improve blood circulation and make hair stronger. Lemon essential oil is renowned for its antiseptic and refreshing aroma.
Lastly, vitamin E capsule is packed with antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and healing properties. Assorted nutrients in it repair damaged hair, promote hair growth and strengthen hair follicles.
- Neutral pH shampoo
- Rosemary essential oil – 10 drops
- Lemon essential oil – 10 drops
- Vitamin E capsules – 2
How to Use
Mix all ingredients and shake well.
Store it in a container and use this simple home remedy every alternate day.
- Wash your hair with water and put required amount of shampoo on the scalp.
- Gently massage your scalp and leave it for 5-10 minutes.
- Rinse it off with water.
This simple homemade shampoo works efficiently to control hair loss.