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10 Magical Uses of Coconut Milk for Hair Loss – Ezyshine

March 1, 2017 2:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
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These days, hair loss is a common hair problem that affects many people. This problem can cause hair thinning or even baldness. Hair loss is often caused by stress, poor nutrition, and certain medical conditions, etc.

You can treat the problem of hair loss with inexpensive and natural ingredients such as coconut milk. This oil has been used to treat all kinds of hair issues for ages. Besides, it is also a great ingredient in skin care products.

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Thanks to its antimicrobial, antibacterial, and emollient properties, it can condition the hair and improve its health. This oil also comes with penetrative properties, which makes it an ideal ingredient for hair care.

Here are the powerful ways to use coconut milk to deal with hair loss. Try them regularly to gain the results.

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1. Treat Hair Loss With Coconut Milk Hair Massage

Basically, coconut milk is rich in magnesium, which strengthens the hair strand and prevents them from breakage. In addition, coconut milk comprises the antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal agents, all of which help to combat scalp infections and inhibit hair loss caused due to these infections. Along with that, it consists of healthy fats, which prevent breakage and hair fall as well.

You need to prepare:

  • A coconut
  • Water
  • 1 cheese cloth

Directions:

The initial step is breaking the coconut and grating the white flesh using a coconut grater. The best step is sprinkling some water over this grated coconut and putting in the cheese cloth. Then, squeeze it to collect the milk. Filter the milk afterward and heat it for 5 minutes in a pan. Let it cool down and store it for several hours in the refrigerator.

Now apply this resultant coconut milk all over the hair and scalp and massage for around 5 minutes. Wash it off after 3-4 hours with a mild shampoo and finally, apply a conditioner. For fast results, follow the process twice in a week.

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2. Coconut Milk & Yogurt Hair Mask For Hair Loss

Yogurt contains the antifungal properties that help to combat fungal scalp infections causing hair loss. Additionally, being loaded with vitamin D and B5, yogurt has the capacity to nurture the hair follicles and prevent hair loss altogether. Here is the method:

You need to prepare:

  • 2 tbsp of coconut milk
  • 2 tbsp of plain yogurt

Directions:

Take the plain yogurt and coconut milk in a bowl at first and later whisk them thoroughly using a fork. Thereafter, apply this mixture to your hair and scalp and wear a shower cap. Finally, wash this application after a few hours with a milk shampoo. This method can be followed twice per week.

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3. Coconut Milk & Camphor Rub

This remedy is also useful for preventing hair loss. Camphor has the capacity to induce hair growth and reinvigorate the hair roots as well. Apart from that, camphor can destroy the fungi and bacteria causing scalp infections and leading to hair loss. Know here how to prevent hair loss with this mixture:

Things you need:

  • 2 tsp of crushed camphor
  • ½ cup of coconut milk

Directions:

You take the coconut milk and add the crushed camphor to it. Then, you stir it with the aid of a spoon and now apply this mixture all over your hair & scalp. Gently massage it over your scalp for five minutes with your fingertips. Wait for a few hours and finally, use a mild shampoo to wash it off. Repeating this treatment once per week will help you prevent hair loss effectively.

coconut milk & camphor for hair loss

4. Hair Pack With Coconut Milk And Amla

In addition to the coconut milk ingredient, amla or Indian gooseberry nurtures the hair follicles and prevents hair fall because it is enriched with amino acids, tannins, vitamin C, minerals and flavonoids. Apart from that, it can prevent hair loss caused due to inflammatory scalp conditions and scalp infections owing to its antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial factors. The remedy is:

You need to prepare:

  • 2-3 Indian gooseberries
  • ½ cup of coconut milk

Directions:

Firstly, cut the Indian gooseberries into halves and later discard their seeds. Now make a thick paste by crushing these gooseberries and add the coconut milk the paste. Mix them using a spoon and start applying the solution evenly to your hair and scalp. Finally, remove after 60 minutes with a mild shampoo. It is suggested to follow the application twice weekly.

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5. Coconut Milk & Castor Oil Massage

Scalp infections, dandruff and folliculitus are some of the common reasons for scalp problems causing hair loss. Castor oil can treat these problems thanks to its powerful antifungal and antibacterial factors. Furthermore, castor oil contains ricinoleic acid, which induces hair growth and strengthens circulation to the scalp as well.

You need to prepare:

  • 1 tbsp of castor oil
  • 3-4 tbsp of coconut milk

Directions:

First of all, take the coconut milk and next, add the castor oil to it. Then, mix these oils with the aid of a spoon and now start applying to your hair and scalp. Gently massage your scalp for 5-8 minutes with your fingertips. Finally, remove it after 1 hour with a shampoo. The method can be used thrice weekly.

coconut milk & castor oil for hairfall

6. Hair Pack Using Coconut Milk & Fenugreek

Being packed with protein, fenugreek seeds aid in nourishing the hair follicles and strengthen them. Additionally, the seeds also contain lecithin, which prevents breakage and moisturizes the hair roots as well. Try the method below:

You need to prepare:

  • 3-4 tbsp of fenugreek seeds
  • 2 tbsp of coconut milk

Directions:

The first step is soaking the fenugreek seeds in enough water overnight. The second step is straining the seed and putting them in a grinder. Then, make a paste by grinding these seeds and add the prepare coconut milk to it. Now mix these things with a spoon and begin applying it to your scalp & hair. Wait for about an hour and afterward, wash off by using a mild shampoo. For quick results, repeat the process one time in a week.

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7. Hair Pack With Coconut Milk & Curry Leaves

Being pack with amino acids and antioxidants, curry leaves can moisturize the scalp and rejuvenate the hair follicles as well. Additionally, they promote hair growth by opening the clogged hair follicles. Know here how to make this hair pack:

You need to prepare:

  • 1 handful of fresh curry leaves
  • ½ cup of coconut milk

Directions:

Take the fresh curry leaves at first and later crush them to attain a paste. Then, add the paste to the prepared coconut milk and mix these things with a spoon. Start applying on your hair & scalp with this paste. Leave the application for a few hours and afterward, use a mild shampoo to remove it.  Repeat the process regularly for visible and fast results.

Curry-Leaves & Coconut-Oil for hair loss

8. Hair Pack With Coconut Milk & Honey

Honey generally conditions and moisturizes your hair, since it is a natural emollient. Besides, honey possesses the antibacterial and antiseptic effects, which stop hair loss caused due to bacterial and fungal infections in the scalp. You can follow the steps below:

You need to prepare:

  • 2 tbsp of honey
  • ½ cup of fresh coconut milk

Directions:

The first step is to add the honey to the coconut milk. The second step is to mix them thoroughly by using a spoon. Then, wet your hair and begin applying all over your scalp & hair using this mixture. After that, wear a shower cap. Finally, wash off after 1 to 2 hours by using a mild shampoo. It is advised to repeat the process 1 time in a week.

coconut milk & honey for hair loss

9. Olive Oil & Coconut Milk Massage

Olive oil also has the ability to moisturize the hair and scalp, as it is non-comedogenic. Apart from that, it can remove dandruff causing hair loss. Last but not least, the oil promotes circulation and lessens hair breakage as well.

You need to prepare:

  • 2 tbsp of coconut milk
  • 2 tbsp of extra virgin olive oil

Directions:

Take together the olive oil and coconut milk in a bowl. Then, mix them well and now apply to your scalp & hair with the cotton ball. Gently massage your scalp for around 5-10 minutes with your fingertips and after that, use a milk shampoo to remove it after 60 minutes. This remedy can be used thrice per week.

olive oil & coconut oil for hair fall

10. Hair Pack Using Lemon Juice & Coconut Milk

Lemon juice is one of the excellent home remedies for acne treatment. Being high in B-complex vitamins, vitamin C, and antioxidants, lemon juice nourishes the hair roots and combats scalp infections altogether. Apart from that, lemon juice helps to remove sebum and dirt from the hair roots. The method is:

You need to prepare:

  • 2 tbsp of fresh lemon juice
  • ½ cup of coconut milk

Directions:

Firstly, take the coconut milk and to it, add the fresh lemon juice. Mix the two ingredients with a spoon and now apply on your hair & scalp with this mixture. Keep the application on for 60 minutes and clean well with a mild shampoo. For optimum results, try this method twice per week.

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Hope that your problem of hair loss is improved after following some of these methods with coconut milk. Also, let us which one worked best for you. Remember to share your queries and beauty tips with me.

 

Guest Post by Mai Cao

Author Bio:

This guest post is by Mai Cao, a blogger with many years of experience on searching the best natural home remedies for beauty and health issues.

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