It is often said that good hair and skin are inherited, but what you make out of your good genes is completely up to you. A large part of leading a healthy life depends on the kind of food we eat, our lifestyle habits and the way we treat our body. When this crucial balance is disrupted, it affects our body functions. Today, having a nutritious diet may not be enough for your beauty regime and you may have to resort to some natural treatments to fight external damage.
Cosmetic products are usually laced with toxic agents and unwanted chemicals that do more damage to our skin and hair. Therefore, we need to go back to our age old science of Ayurveda. If you are looking for something extra to supplement your lovely locks, you're in the right place. We'll tell you about a traditional ingredient that has long existed been used for healthy hair. Not only is it safe and hassle-free to use but it also provides the much needed nourishment to damaged and dull hair.
"Henna is excellent for hair. You can team it with a range of ingredients like reetha, shikakai, aloe vera, neem and amla," shared Dr. Bharadwaj, It is great for hair conditioning as it adds a double-coating to yourhair strands. Regular application of henna gives your hair a brilliant sheen, a rich burgundy hue and shields them against external damage. It has also seen to be beneficial in treating dandruff and an itchy scalp.
All said and done, always consult your dermatologist to determine your hair type and accordingly create herbal masks and packs to suit your needs. A patch test is always advisable to know of any undetected allergies.
Here at Osensia, we believe in using quality hair care products that contain natural ingredients essential for your hair health. No matter what your hair’s needs are, we’re here to help. Check out more hair tips and techniques here.