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Peppermint Oil for Hair Growth: Does it Work?

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Peppermint is one of those herbs that everyone knows of. But do you also know how it can benefit your hair and boost hair growth? Well, read on about the cool minty tonic. Peppermint plant grows without much effort. If you water it enough, it grows and grows and takes over the neighbouring plants. And […]

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Grey Hair Care: Natural Tips to Make Grey Hair Gorgeous

Grey Hair Care

  No one quite knows at what age our hair will start turning grey. It can happen in the 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s or even much later. Of course, your genes play a big role. So if your parents turned grey early, you’ll also go grey early. But that is not a sure probability. It […]

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What is the Right temperature To Wash Your Hair: Hot, Warm or Cold

right temperature to wash hair

  In the quest to keep our hair healthy and strong, we worry about what shampoo to use, what oils to apply and what supplements to take. But water temperature? Is that even an issue? Or maybe it is. You don’t have to carry a thermometer in the shower, you know when the water is […]

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Why Hot Showers Can Cause Hair Loss: 3 Reasons You Must Avoid it

Use shower head filter to save your hair from hard water

  Many years back, when my mother told me that I should avoid hot water shower, I just ignored her free-advice. She tried telling me it’s not good for skin and hair. And this explanation was not good enough for me. I mean, I was a student of science, and I needed more than ‘not […]

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4 Hair Rinses for Shine and Conditioning (There’s One for Every Hair)

hair rinses for shine and conditioning

Do you know where the word ‘cosmetics’ comes from? Well, its origin is in the Greek word ‘cosmos’ which means to adorn or decorate. We use cosmetics to beautify our face, skin, hair or nails. Since the last few decades, cosmetics are sold in jar or bottles. But in olden times they were made at […]

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4 Natural Conditioning Treatments for Blonde Hair

Conditioning Treatment for Blonde Hair

  What if soft, shiny and beautiful hair can be achieved at the comfort of your home. And it only took 30 minutes of your time each week. Before we get to know how, let’s first see why your hair needs that extra love… If you are making a banana and blueberry smoothie, would it […]

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Ayurvedic Hair Care: Top 4 Remedies for Thick Hair Growth

Traditional Hair Care

    Indian women are famous for their beautiful, long, and voluminous hair. But, with the fading traditional hair practices, the thick long hair — very soon— may be a thing of the past. Hair loss has become a modern-day problem.  The hair that was tended with so much love and care has become a subject […]

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How to Look After Your Blonde Hair (Natural Tips for Fair Hair)

Blonde hair care

  Do blondes really have more fun? Well, not if their hair is dull, tired and straw-like. So what’s a blonde got to do? The easy way out is to douse your hair in tons of synthetic products that promise the world but may leave you disappointed. And not so simple route is to find […]

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How to Use Rice Water For Gorgeous Hair And Flawless Skin

Rice Water for gorgeous hair and skin

  In some parts of the world ‘to eat’ means ‘to eat rice’. One of the most important grain, rice is a staple food for almost half of the world’s population, supplying as much as half of the daily calories. But, rice is also a great beautifying ingredient. For centuries, Asian women have used rice […]

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Homemade Hair Gel (to Tame Frizz and Enhance Curls)

flaxseed hair gel

  Are you looking for a no-fuss recipe to make hair gel or rice or maybe both? When I decided I wanted to learn cooking, I knew I didn’t want to burden myself with an exhaustive list of ingredients to create a complex dish which I would rather frame and not eat. So I went […]

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Why Use Rosemary Oil for Hair Growth (and Reduce Hair Loss)

Rosemary oil for hair

There are many good essential oils for hair: lavender, peppermint, cedarwood. And then there’s rosemary essential oil. Is it the best oil of all? Well, I don’t like to put ‘the best tag’ on it or for that matter on any oil, shampoo or things in general. But rosemary oil certainly is a big deal […]

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3 Homemade Detangling Sprays (Say Goodbye to Tangles)

Homemade Detangling Sprays

I was watching ducks swimming in the river the other day. The river was flowing fast. A bunch of ducks came by swimming, and swoosh… they disappeared very quickly as the flow of water favoured their swim. And then another bunch of duck came by. But these guys were hardly moving forward. They were sometimes […]

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How to Use Bhringraj to Grow New Hair Follicles

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    What’s it like to be stuck in a small house for months. And the only view outside is a blanket of white ice. A group of eight scientists had been staying on an Antarctic research station for over a year. The long darkness and harsh weather conditions took a toll on them. They […]

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Rosemary and Vinegar Rinse Concentrate for Hair Re-Growth

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      Do you remember ‘Popeye the Sailor Man’ – the famous cartoon character? And his secret superfood – spinach? Whenever Popeye’s on the verge of a fight, he simply squeezes open a can of spinach, pours the green down his throat and instantly grows enormous biceps, he then uses his new-found strength to […]

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DIY Avocado Hair Mask for Growing Strong and Long Hair

Avocado hair mask

    Do you want strong, shiny hair that grows faster?    Apply an avocado on hair.   But that stuff is food.   Yes, it is. However, it also works great as a hair mask. If your question is how and why? We will come to it later, before that my story about how […]

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Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Rinse: For pH Balance, Shine and Conditioning

apple cider vinegar rinse

      I live in London. The water is hard, and the skies are cloudy. Okay, the cloudy skies do not affect the hair, but the hard water does. If you too live in a hard water area, you know how the water leaves a residue on hair, causing it to look dull, tangly […]

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How to Use Neem Oil for Hair Growth, Dandruff and Eczema

Do you live in a crowded city? Then some time out in woods or parks is a blessing. The air is fresher, unpolluted and full of oxygen from all those trees. Spending even a few minutes can feel like a rejuvenative therapy for your entire being. And if you are looking for potent therapy for […]

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Garlic Hair Oil to End Hair Loss (and Propel Hair Growth)

Garlic Hair Oil for Hair Loss

    Which moves faster: a tennis ball or badminton shuttle? The correct answer is…. the badminton shuttle. It moves at a lightning speed of 300 km per hour. And it’s not just faster than the tennis ball, but the lowly shuttlecock is the fastest moving object in sport. To the surprise of many, badminton […]

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Aloe Vera Hair Mask for Thick, Dense Hair Growth

  What is easier, climbing Mount Everest or growing thicker hair? It depends on who you ask… I wouldn’t want to endure the cold icy winds and the intense acclimatization, whereas growing hair at the comfort and safety of home appears more doable. But how to do it?? I was at my hairdresser’s place. And […]

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How to Use Lavender Essential Oil for Hair Growth

lavender essential oil for hair growth

The word ‘lavender’ sparks many of our senses. The first is visual. The colour lavender is soothing to the eye. The smell, sweet, floral and herby is relaxing and pleasing. And the plant itself is very textural, with green-grey leaves and bluish-purple flowers that grow on the top. Lavender is a pretty looking plant. It’s […]

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