Hair is one of the first things that people notice when they see you for the first time. Some say that your hair reflects the kind of life that you have. Good and shiny hair can be a marker for people who can afford to have their hair treated with special care. Before the invention of shampoo and conditioner, there were various plants that was used by out ancestors to clean and maintain their hair. These are home remedies utilizing products by using different plants around them.
The Philippines is known as an agricultural country and it has diverse products from vegetables to herbs. One of its common products is rice but rice is covered with husk and thus this needs to be removed by a machine. After the rice is separated from the husk it considered a waste product and either dumped or burned. However, to fully utilize it, some have to innovate and made it a home remedy for hair loss. The husk is burned to ashes. The rice husk ashes added with coconut oil is applied to the scalp and the hair. The coconut oil helps the hair manage your hair making it shiny and glowing. Massage the mixture it to your hair for a few minutes and then wash clean with water. This is believed to have prevented hair loss in the earlier times. Though it was not clinically tested, some people are still using it. This mixture can also blacken a white hair or they used it as dyes.
Going deeper and exploring the various research studies, the rice husk contains the nutrients that the rice has. The rice has protein that is needed by the hair to grow. The rice husk has silica which is a vital mineral for the prevention of hair loss. First, silica helps a person to achieve hormonal balance, which is one of the causes of hair loss. Taking food with silica will help prevent hair thinning, restore hair vitality and address problems on hair loss. Second, silica bonds with minerals in the body. These minerals are taken to the hair and nails which ensures that the hair follicles are supplied with the necessary minerals needed for hair growth and vitality. In addition, the rice husk contains different vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. It also has amino acids and proteins that comprises hair shaft that promotes stronger hair and to avoid the breakage and split ends.
Despite the growing numbers of products that treat hair loss, there is an also effective home remedy for hair loss. Aside from that, they could be less expensive and natural because, it is not added with chemicals and does, it is not dangerous.