In the beauty industry, coconut oil is crowned as the ultimate fix-everything and the-aroma-of-paradise. The fruit of coconut palm consists of macaroons and piña coladas. Beloved for thousands of years by those living in the tropics as a conditioner, these vitamins and minerals are being used widely in various grow new hair treatment as well.
Coconut oil is a very popular and important ingredient to boost the effectiveness of shampoos and other hair products- especially it has starchy potassium, booming iron, good minerals that improve scalp and setting a strong foundation to maintain a proper environment to grow hair naturally. The antioxidants andantifungal properties of coconut oil seem tailored to eliminate the need for dandruff serum.
So let’s see actually how coconut oil can help us grow our hair.
- 1 Protects hair protein:
- 2 Keep moisture for a long time:
- 3 Stimulate blood circulation:
- 4 Provide necessary Nutrients:
- 5 Antibacterial and Antifungal Properties motivate hair growth:
- 6 Impersonating Sebum:
- 7 Ingredients that use to prevent anti-hair loss:
- 8 Coconut oil can be used as a low-cost DIY home treatment:
- 9 Some other home remedies to boost hair growth:
- 10 Coconut oil in a regular meal:
Protects hair protein:
The fatty acid is a property that binds to the protein in hair. Less protein in hair means weaken hair and the chance of breakage. Acid like capric, and linoleic or Lauric can be found in coconut oil that can protect both the roots and strands of hair. Additionally, this acid is proven to be more successful than other minerals and sunflower oil.
Keep moisture for a long time:
Your hair is constantly thirsty for moisture and a dry or cracked scalp prevents hair follicles to go its regular task in maintaining perfect hair growth cycle. The oil extracted from coconut can maintain proper moisture in the hair scalp so that it can penetrate the ideal environment to protect impurities and excess heat.
Stimulate blood circulation:
Regular massaging the scalp with coconut oil promote blood circulation and ensures that the necessary nutritional properties can be reached to nourish the follicles. Healthy scalp ensure the hair grows healthy and thick as it needed.
Provide necessary Nutrients:
Natural antioxidants and nutrientshelp to deliver major resources that motivate hair to be often and luster. Moreover, Vitamin E, K, and iron found in this oil prevent dandruff, remove itchiness and of course improve hair growth.
Antibacterial and Antifungal Properties motivate hair growth:
Our scalp and hair are very vigilant to bacterial attack. Harsh properties, environments and usage of chemical ingredients for different hair stylish product can make our scalp suitable for fungal infection.
No worries coconut oil can be used as a natural remedy to fight with this infection. Coconut oil contains vital antibacterial and antifungal compound that prevents our scalp from bacterial infection.
Besides the oil can ease the pain or irritation of a scalp bump, pimple or mosquito bite those also can prevent hair growth. But coconut oil offers the dual benefits of a moisturizer and as an agent to fight the spread of staph infections.
The scalp’s sebaceous glands produce an oily secretion called sebum. The function of this property is to keep our scalp from cracking. Coconut oil and sebum contain medium-chain triglycerides that are important ingredients to penetrate hair health and growth.
Ingredients that use to prevent anti-hair loss:
In all most, all of the regular and specialized shampoos in the market or homemade, coconut oil is being used to foster the effectiveness. The reason behind using this ingredient is- the oil is well known for treating the hair loss problems.
In addition, I add some oil with the shampoo and conditioner that help my hair to be softer and shiner.
To make this mixture, add 3 tbsp of coconut oil with 4 tbsp of conditioner. Massage this paste in your scalp, temple, sidelines, back of your head and leave it to moisture for few minutes. Before washing it rinse softly by your finger and clean it with warm water. To get maximum output use this paste on regular basis.
As I told you earlier, you also can use it with your shampoo; this can benefit you from getting rid of serious brittle, dry and dull hair. Add few tbsp of coconut oil with your favorite shampoo and apply it on your hair. This paste will help hair to absorb the necessary nutrition. After then, leave it for a few minutes and clean it with warm water.
Coconut oil can be used as a low-cost DIY home treatment:
You can apply coconut oil (as a liquid form) directly into the scalp or can add a few cubes of solid coconut oil into the warm water and to wash the hair. You can directly use your tip of fingers to get a solid impact. Applying in liquid form into the scalp allows your hair to get proper blood circulation that is a major stroke to grow hair naturally.
To maximize the benefits, you may add a few more steps. Massage your scalp for 10 to 15 minutes and comb the hair and wash it. You also can choose to leave it overnight by putting a shower cap.
So in the morning, you will just be ready to rinse and wash it with warm water. Remember touse natural shampoo to wash and a soft towel to dry hair quickly. Try to repeat this every day or once in either day to achieve maximum hair growth, faster.
Some other home remedies to boost hair growth:
- Add few drops of lemon juice or almond oil, castor oil or olive oil with the previous DIY method that allows you to detoxify your scalp from dandruff or fungal infection that blocks hair to grow naturally.
- Adding few drops of essential oil as basil, lavender, peppermint, rosemary, sandalwood oil or Ylang Ylang oil might lead your hair to grow at least 20%. Besides, you don’t need to massage your hair much compared to any other recipes, yet you’ll get a better
Last but not the least method is to incorporate coconut oil in your daily backing, salad or even in the cooking meal, that might help you to fight back with hair loss problems from the inside.
In order to keep our entire body organ in a working condition, it’s important that we maintain good health. A healthy diet can lead us to achieve. So make it a hobby and add some splash of coconut oil in your daily meal.