What Does Your Hair And Scalp Say About Your Health?

Hair is produced by hair follicles situated in the deepest layer of the skin and is composed mostly of dead protein and pigment. The quality, thickness and texture of the hair is reflected in the changes in the body’s metabolism. Listed are a few signs of what your hair and scalp say about your health

1. Gray hair: Gray hair usually isn’t a sign of poor health, though anemia, thyroid issues, vitamin B-12 deficiency, and vitiligo can cause premature graying.

2. Dry/limp hair: Many factors can lead to over-dry hair, including hair dyes, hair blowers, and swimming in chlorinated water. But a significant change in texture that leaves hair feeling finer, with less body, can be an indicator hypothyroidism. Some people conclude that their hair is thinning because it feels as if there’s less of it, but the thinning is due more to the texture of the hair itself becoming finer and weaker than to individual hairs falling out (though that happens too). Other signs of hypothyroidism include fatigue, weight gain, slow heart rate, and feeling cold all the time. In some cases, the eyebrows also thin and fall out.
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How To Turn Gray Hair To Its Original Color Naturally?

Gray hair, according to new findings, is caused by a massive buildup of hydrogen peroxide due to wear and tear on hair follicles. All hair cells make a small amount of hydrogen peroxide, but as you age, the amount increases. Essentially, you bleach our hair pigment from within and your hair turns gray and then white. Natural remedies can treat effectively problems such as thinning hair and premature graying.

Home Remedies for Premature Graying of Hair:

Flaxseed Oil Mix:

Flaxseed oil is commonly used oil in Ayurveda, and is used for reversing the premature graying of hair.

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Magical Ayurvedic Herbs To Prevent Hair fall.

In case you’re losing hair more often, Ayurveda herbs could provide you with great support both for preventing as well as curing the malady of hair fall.

Ayurveda Herbs for Hair fall

• Ayurveda herb called ‘Bhringraj’ is generally prescribed both for the ailments of hair-fall as well as premature graying of the hair. This herb is advised to be taken orally in the form of a powder and also to be applied externally onto the scalp in the form of medicated oil.


• The powder of the herb ‘Aamla’ or the Indian Gooseberry is also quite beneficial in treating the malady. Approximately one teaspoon is to be taken twice a day on an empty stomach.


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How To Get Rid Of Your Facial Hair Naturally?

You could get rid of facial hair, especially on the upper lip with these natural ingredients available in your own kitchen! We’ve all resorted to waxing and threading for a long time. I was looking for an alternative natural remedy for this and came across this recipe that’s great for the skin and getting rid of facial hair. The ingredients used are loaded with vitamins, minerals and even cancer prevention agents!

Natural scrub to get rid of facial hair:


– 1 tablespoon oatmeal paste (Oatmeal – 1/2 teaspoon, Lemon juice – 6 to 8 drops, Honey – 1 tablespoon – Blend all ingredients to make the oatmeal paste)
– 2 tablespoons of honey
– 2 tablespoons of lemon juice

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How Does Onion Help In Hair Growth?

Hair loss can be the most frustrating thing when you are at your post teenage or mid-age and most consider healthy hair as the way of staying younger. However, hair loss could be genetic or can be triggered by improper diet and lifestyle. Anyhow, researchers have found various ways to implant artificial hair already but are not quite natural as it can get. On the other hand, traditional or herbalists suggest natural means to help retain and nurture a healthy growth of hair. Apart from using ginger to regrow the hair, one of the popular belief among the naturalists suggest that even onion can help in hair growth. But how?

How Does Onion Help In Hair Growth?

Very much like ginger, it is completely safe to use onion for preventing hair loss and promoting hair growth as it helps in hair growth without any side effects or causing allergies.

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