Benefits of Garlic (Lasun) for hair
1. Garlic Promotes hair growth
Garlic is the best remedy to treat any hair related problem as it strengthens the roots, and improves the blood flow to the hair follicles. Garlic contains allicin which works to increase blood circulation in the scalp and stimulates hair growth. It also removes dirt and harmful substance from the head as it contains a good amount of copper. The best way to take the benefits of garlic for hair is to add a crushed clove of garlic in either your shampoo or conditioner. Avoid using this garlic infused shampoo or conditioner more than two times a month as it can cause dryness of the scalp and hair. If you do not like the strong smell of garlic then you can get rid of it by mixing in a little honey, when you add it to your conditioner or shampoo. Plus Honey will also work as a natural conditioner for your hair.
2. Garlic (Lasun) Treat dandruff and dry, flaky scalp
Garlic super effective antibacterial and antifungal properties work brilliantly on the scalp and help you get rid of scalp itchiness and dandruff. To get rid of dandruff just warm up the garlic oil lightly and apply it all over your scalp. Let the oil sit on your scalp overnight and then wash it off with a mild shampoo in the morning.
3. Garlic (Lasun) Prevents hair graying
To prevent hair graying, take 3-4 crushed garlic cloves and add coconut oil and fresh grounded black pepper to it. Heat the mixture and let it cool. Apply this paste on your scalp to prevent hair graying naturally.
4. Garlic (Lasun) Reduce Hair fall
Garlic contains Allicin that increases the circulation of blood and helps you get rid of hair fall. Just rub a few slices of garlic cloves on your scalp and wash it off after some time. Follow this remedy 2-3 times a week. You can also make an amazing mixture by soaking a few garlic cloves in olive oil for a week. Use this garlic infused olive oil to massage your scalp and let this oil sit in your scalp and hair overnight and wash your hair as usual in the morning. Use this remedy once a week to reduce hair fall.
5. Garlic (Lasun) Treat Baldness
Garlic when mixed with onion forms the great remedy for hair loss. It removes harmful toxins, increases the blood flow and treats baldness by promoting hair growth.
It is also one of the major ingredients used in Indian Cuisine due to its strong flavor, smells, and unique taste. Another interesting fact about garlic is that it forms sulfur compound when crushed, chopped or chewed, which can help you get rid of many severe health diseases. But this is not all, it is also one of the best mosquito repellents, as it prevents them from finding the human to bite. Eating fresh garlic can also help you fight bad breath. So include this wonderful herb in your kitchen as well as diet and gain its tremendous health benefits.