Top 3 tips for gorgeous hair this Diwali

The festival of lights is right around the corner and this is time when we attend fun parties. Whether it might be a family gathering or a dancing party at a friends place; we make sure to put on our best look forward. Not only do we want to apply makeup but we tend to style our hair as well. But have you ever wondered what would happen to your hair by constantly using the strengtheners and curling irons?
Using heat producing products will damage you hair. They cause breakage and hair fall. Hence one must not only be cautious while using these products but should also take some care months or weeks before the festive season.
Here are some home remedies for hair

1.    Hibiscus and Aloe Vera for hair growth- Hibiscus helps in preventing premature greying, and prevents hair fall. It is rich in amino acids, which help in hair growth. This amazing flower is loaded with astringent properties, which reduce the excessive oil secretion of the scalp, thus provides relief from itchy scalp. On the other hand, Aloe Vera is known for its health benefits, it works wonders even on hair. Aloe Vera contains proteolytic enzymes that repair dead skin cells on the scalp. It also acts as an excellent conditioner.

How to use: Take some hibiscus flower and make a paste out of it, to this add one cup Aloe Vera gel. Apply this pack on your hair and gently massage for a couple of minutes. Leave this pack on for about 45 minutes and then wash it off.

2.    Egg white and Yogurt- The proteins in egg promote hair growth, removes unwanted oils from scalp and strengthens hair. On the other hand, just like eggs, yogurt also contains proteins that promote hair nourishment.

How to use: Take one egg and use only the white and to this add about one or two tablespoons of yogurt. Then apply this pack on the scalp. Leave it on for about half an hour and then wash it off.

3.    Amla and coconut oil- Amla also known as Indian Gooseberry contains Vitamin C and it helps in hair growth. On the other hand, Coconut oil promotes faster hair growth.

How to use: Take some amla powder and to this add coconut oil in a bowl. Now mix the two ingredients well and apply this pack on your hair and massage for a few minutes. Leave it on for about an hour and then rinse it off.

-Akhila kakarala
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