Ginger is very effective and useful and has been used for its medicinal properties for centuries in India and all around the world, Ginger is not only good for your hair but it is also great for your skin and throat. Often when we have a sore throat our parents give us Ginger tea or Ginger candy which can ease out the throat.
Ginger is a very potent ingredient for our scalp, it is a natural remedy to reduce hair fall and help boost regrowth of the hair. Ginger is enriched with Anti-inflammatory properties but let us learn more about Ginger and its benefits.
Benefits of ginger in controlling hair fall
We can not always use chemical infused products as they are not sustainable and environmentally friendly, Ginger is a great natural product and can be used for a longer period, this will improve the overall texture and quality of the Hair.
1) Improves Blood Circulation in the scalp
Gingerol is a compound of Ginger and helps relax and soothe the blood vessels in our scalp, Ginger is great to improve Blood Circulation and provides good nourishment to the Hair follicles.
2) Stops Hair fall
Ginger is enriched with ample amounts of magnesium, potassium, phosphorus, and vitamins and will suffice all the needs of your scalp to control hair fall. Ginger will make the new hair follicles strong and healthy so they do not easily break.
3) Ginger for Dandruff
Dandruff can also be a major reason for hair fall in many people as dandruff clogs pores which would leave an unhealthy scalp. Ginger is also enriched with antifungal properties and will cure dandruff of the core.
4) Helps in Hair regrowth
Many scientists have seen a good result in Hair growth after using Ginger on the scalp, they believe that Ginger can help in the regrowth of the Hair, but it may not suit everyone and it provides a slow and steady result rather than a speedy one.
Here are some ways in which you can use ginger for hair growth
We have quite a few ways in which you can use Ginger, here are some of our favorite ones.
1) Ginger Juice
Ginger juice can be made easily at home. All you need is some Ginger grind it and use a muslin cloth to squeeze out the juice. You can use this Ginger juice as it is on your scalp but we would advise you to mix it with some other things and then use it.
2) Ginger Oil and Juice
Ginger juice can be stored and used as and when required, you can mix it with an oil of your choice it can be Almond, Castor, Coconut, or Olive. Mix equal parts of both and apply it on your scalp for about 30-45 minutes, you can rinse it off with a mild shampoo.
3) Ginger Hair Mask
You can mix Ginger with nearly anything, mix it with Honey and make a nourishment mask, apply it on your scalp for 30-45 minutes and then rinse it off with a mild shampoo.
4) Ginger and Onion Juice
Ginger and onion juice are proven to reduce hair fall and if mixed and used on scalp also leads to hair regrowth. Your eyes may water a bot due to pungent smell of these ingredients.
You can mix Ginger with curd and make a cooling and clearing mask, apply it on your scalp for 30-45 minutes and then rinse it off with a mild shampoo.
All these processes are natural and safe to use, they are easily available and not expensive but they are also time-consuming and show slower results rather than the medication. You can also use Dermatologist recommended products if you are dealing with severe hair loss. These products are also available at Mars by GHC website.