4 brilliant ways to use curry leaves for shiny, long and voluminous hair
With modern lifestyle and poor diet culture, our hair is affected to an extreme.
While beauty comes from within, certain things work miraculously to give you the voluminous and silky mane of your dreams.
Why are curry leaves excellent for hair?
Uberly rich in antioxidants and proteins, Curry leaves are known to neutralize the free radicals that harm your hair health. From combatting hair loss to getting rid of dandruff and itchy scalp, there’s nothing the humble curry leaves can’t do. They hold a massive amount of Vitamin B that is known to prevent premature greying of hair. To make the most of it, here are 4 ways to use curry leaves to get voluminous, silky and long hair:
1. Curry leaf, Amla, and methi growth potion
If you wish to increase the length of your hair, this remedy is for you! Put half a cup of curry leaves, methi leaves and flesh of one amla into a grinder. Grind the ingredients into a fine paste. Apply this mask on your hair length and scalp. Leave it on for 20 to 30 minutes before rinsing off with cold water.
2. Coconut curry leaf tonic
Heat a pan on low flame and pour coconut oil into it. Add a handful of curry leaves to it. Let it crackle a bit and turn off the stove. Cool down the mix and strain the contents into a hair oil dispenser bottle. Apply often or at least once a week. The remedy is great for someone looking for healthy and bouncier hair. Coconut oil responds well to Indian hair as it contains fatty acids and many vitamins to nourish them.
3. Onion and curry leaf hair fall potion
7 out of 10 women are dealing with hair fall these days. This remedy can prevent excessive hair fall at home. Onion juice contains a good amount of sulphur which strengthens the hair cuticle. Curry leaves also provide nourishment to your locks while smoothing them. Blend the 2 ingredients in a blending jar and strain out the solution through a muslin cloth. Dip a cotton ball into it and apply onto your roots. Wait for 30 mins before washing it off. Make sure to use a shampoo afterwards to prevent any residual smell from the onion.
4. Curd and curry leaf hair cleansing mask
Need a blinding shine on your hair? This DIY cleanser will do the deed. Curd provides nourishment to the hair and acts as a hydrating scalp cleanse that helps in gently removing dead cells and dandruff from the scalp. Blend a handful of curry leaves and a cup of curd in a blender. Make a runny consistency and apply it onto your hair and scalp. Let it rest for 30-40 minutes before washing off. Continue with a mild shampoo if you wish to.