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4 Best Dry Shampoo Recipes: An Instant Fix For Greasy Hair

    Washing your hair every single day is actually doing more harm than good. When you shampoo your hair daily you strip your scalp and hair of its beautiful natural oils and nutrients. This can lead to breakage, dull looking hair, and overall, it will make your scalp dry and flaky. So try washing […]

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Lime Juice Clarifying Hair Rinse

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  Lime juice makes an excellent clarifying hair rinse. It helps rid your hair of any build up and re-establishes the pH balance of your scalp. This refreshing rinse also helps close the cuticles along the hair shaft, leaving hair shiny, smooth, and manageable. To make this clarifying rinse you will need: 2 tablespoons lime […]

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How to Make Amla Hair Oil: Promotes Hair Growth & Prevents Greying

  Amla hair oil has been an integral part of hair care rituals in the Indian culture. It has played a key role in nurturing and fulfilling dreams of thick and beautiful hair which every woman takes pride in. This wonderful hair oil acts as a natural conditioner, minimizes hair loss and greying, and encourages […]

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Shikakai & Honey Conditioning Hair Rinse

  Shikakai literally means ‘fruit for the hair.’ It has been used in India for centuries as a gentle cleansing and conditioning agent for hair and skin. Rich in flavonoids, alkaloids, and various plant acids, shikakai nourishes and strengthens hair roots to promote healthy hair growth. The low pH of shikakai matches with our hair’s […]

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Homemade Hair Styling Gel: All Natural And So Easy

  Get ready to increase your fab factor… With just one ingredient you can create a 100% organic and natural hair styling gel. And it will give you everything you desire – hold, texture, control, body, style, shine, and wet look. That one ingredient is flax seed, one of my favorite, which you must have […]

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How To Grow Your Hair Faster: 10 Hair Growth Tips

  My hair grows really fast. My hair dresser, who is also my sister-in-law, always comments on how fast my hair grows. She is fab by the way 🙂 I don’t do anything extraordinary. But I also don’t do anything ordinary on my hair. I treat my hair pretty royal, as I think it’s one […]

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How to Make Sulphate Free Shampoo at Home?

How to make besan (chickpea flour) shampoo

  Why sulphate free? Sulphates are detergents used in shampoos to get rid of dirt and grease. But, they can be harsh and strip away the natural protective oils from your scalp and hair, resulting in dry flaky scalp, and lusterless hair. And beware of term ‘plant derived’. Claims such as ‘sodium lauryl sulphate (SLS) […]

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Ditch Conditioner, Use Hair Rinse: 6 Hair Rinse Recipes for Gorgeous hair

Ditch conditioner use hair rinse

  Why use hair rinse? Hair rinses are literally hair treats! Homemade herbal hair rinses are packed with plant nutrients, minerals, and antioxidants that help restore moisture and shine to your hair, reduce hair fall, relieve your scalp of dryness, itchiness, or excess oil production, as well as promote hair growth. The biggest advantage of […]

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How to Wash Your Hair – 7 Tips for Great Hair

What’s the big deal? ‘Lather, rinse, repeat’. It may sound simple and easy, but there are a lot of things that you can over/under-do – mostly people overdo – like amount of shampoo, water temperature, how many times to wash and more. The more I learn about hair washing, the more I realise that hair […]

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Is Combing your hair 100 strokes a day Good or Bad?

According to an age-old hair care tip ‘combing your hair several times will keep your hair healthy, Shiny, and abundant’. So what is the truth in this saying? You can encourage your hair to grow by brushing and combing it, because the process helps loosen and remove dead skin from the scalp. It will also […]

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7 Ways to Prevent Split Ends

  The hard truth: Once you get a split end, it won’t go away.  The only way to get rid of split ends is to cut them off. And for the future, you can take care of your hair and prevent splits from occurring in the first place. There are simple ways to avoid split […]

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4 Natural Remedies to Treat Head Lice

  I am scratching my head while I write this post. No, I don’t have head lice dwelling on my head. It’s just the thought of these crawly little bugs that’s making me scratch. Lice live on human head, feeding on blood they suck from the scalp. They are so tiny and fast that it’s difficult […]

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17 Things I did to Regrow my Lost Hair

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Don’t forget to check the New Updates at the end: The Best Remedy to Regrow Your Hair   My story: Born with beautiful hair- soft, dense and lustrous. In my late teens, I started coloring my hair as I wanted a model look-alike, inspired by glamorous adverts. I used top brands, thinking these won’t harm […]

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What to Eat for Strong, Healthy Hair

  You are what you eat, and your hair, too, is no exception. So if your hair is dull, dry and lacks the oomph, then take a closer look at what you are putting into your stomach. Eating a balanced diet feeds your hair with necessary vitamins and minerals to remain strong, healthy and lustrous. […]

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7 Ways to Stop Hair Loss Naturally

  Are you losing too much hair? It is normal to lose 100 to 150 strands every day as part of the hair growth cycle. Normal Hair cycle: Growing phase (4.5 years) → Resting phase (4 months) → Hair falls out At any given time about 90% of your hair is in a growing phase (and each hair grows […]

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7 Ways to Beat the Winter Hair Blues

    Is winter being harsh on your hair? Constant changes in temperature from the cold outdoors to warm indoors can leave your hair dry, frizzy and prone to damage. Also, the lack of moisture in the air may aggravate flaking and itching of the scalp. But, do not fret, you and your hair can […]

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Orange Juice Rinse: Get Shiny Hair This Winter

    Orange juice rinse conditions the hair and balances the scalp. This rinse is especially useful during winter months, when the humidity is low and your hair is greatly lacking in the moisture content. Orange juice rinse will hydrate your scalp and hair and add lots of shine and luster to your hair. Plus […]

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3 Ways to Lighten Your Hair Naturally

      In my quest to get a lighter hair – naturally – I came across some great homemade methods using common kitchen ingredients. And these do not harm your hair as the synthetic dyes do. Although, the colour change is slow and subtle, it gives you a more authentic look, rather than a […]

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Lemon Juice Hair Rinse: Boosts Shine and Adds Bounce to Oily Limp Hair

  When life gives you lemons, don’t make lemonade. It’s so full of sugar and unhealthy anyway. Make a lemon rinse instead. Your hair will love it. Rich in vitamin C, lemon helps to rejuvenate the scalp and add gloss to dull hair. The astringent and purifying qualities of lemon make it perfect for those […]

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