Onion is rich in sulfur. This mineral is one of the main building blocks of hair. It improves blood circulation and provides the hair follicles with sufficient nourishment. Onion also has anti-bacterial properties, so it helps with scalp infections that might contribute to hair loss. Furthermore, it contains the enzyme catalase, which is an anti-oxidant that can prevent premature graying.
Peel the onions and chop them into small pieces.
To extract the juice, you can use a food processor, a blender, a grater or a juicer.
Massage the juice into your scalp or cover the bald patches.
Leave on for at least 15 minutes and then wash out using a mild shampoo.
Red chili pepper is one of the most effective natural hair loss treatments you can try. It contains alkaloid capsaicin, which improves blood circulation and stimulates insulin-like factors of hair growth. It’s effective for treatment of different types of alopecia and can be successfully used to regrow hair in both men and women. A supplement of capsaicin, the compound in peppers that make them hot, was found to stimulate hair growth.
Chilli Scalp Treatment To Prevent Alopecia Areata:
1. Mix one teaspoon of red chilli powder (don’t use chilli flakes) with coconut or almond oil to form a paste.
2. Apply over the scalp by parting sections of the hair and pressing the oil into it. Don’t rub it as this can irritate the scalp.
3. Let the oil soak in for at least half an hour.
Mexican Red Chilli Oil:
Pour 2 cups of olive oil in a pan. Crush 4 red dried chillis and add to the oil. Heat over medium flame for about 5-10 minutes. Remove from flame and let the oil cool to room temperature. Transfer the oil into a clean bottle. Use the oil to massage on the scalp. This cures alopecia areata or pattern baldness and also stimulates the scalp. You can notice baby hairs sprouting within a few weeks.
Sage has been shown to increase hair density, rosemary has been shown to stimulate hair growth, and aloe vera has been used to promote hair growth for centuries. These herbs help stimulate new hair growth and also manage scalp infections. Combine three to four drops from each of the following: rosemary, sage and peppermint with 1 tbsp. of olive oil. Massage affected areas once or twice daily.