Lemon juice is very effective against dandruff and it stops hair loss. You can enhance its effects with coconut water or egg white. The hair has become a very important aspect which has to do with our esthetics as, and in one way or another it helps us have a better image and presentation, and therefore, more self esteem. For many people the long shiny strong hair has become and ambition for which they fight using different treatments.
However, due to constant exposure to sun, pollution and other harmful factors the hair deteriorates. Every day, capillary damage and the development of disorders such as excessive hair loss are more and more common. The excessive hair loss is one of the most difficult problems to deal with, and even though some products manage to reduce it, in most cases a professional intervention is required.Fortunately, there are some natural remedies whose properties are used in treatments, to restore strength and vitality of the hair in a short period of time. This is the case of lemon juice, an ingredient valued for its medicinal, culinary and esthetic utilities. This time we want to share the lemon’s benefits for the hair and several homemade tricks to make the most out of it.
All natural egg and lemon shampoo
This natural shampoo combines the properties of lemon with protein and other nutrients from the egg to create a natural shampoo with the qualities to strengthen the hair from the roots to the tips.
- 1 lemon
- 1 egg
Beat the egg with a fork and slowly incorporate the lemon juice.
To damp hair, spread the shampoo with gentle massage, making sure to reach all areas.
Let it act between 30 and 40 minutes and rinse with water.
Repeat the application at least twice a week.
Treatment with lemon juice and coconut water
The minerals contained in coconut water are a great complement to enhance the effects of lemon against hair loss.
- Half a cup of coconut water (125 ml)
- Half a lemon
Squeeze the juice of half a lemon and mix it with the coconut water.
Apply on the hair and scalp, and leave it on about 30 minutes.
Rinse with the shampoo you usually use and repeat the procedure once or twice a week.
Treatment with Aloe Vera and lemon juice
Lemon juice with Aloe Vera is a very powerful hair treatment thanks to its strong anti-fungal and moisturizing properties that reduce the presence of fungi that cause dandruff.
His constant application nourishes the hair follicles and encourages healthy hair growth without causing any negative effects.
- Two tablespoons of Aloe Vera gel
- Half a lemon
Mix the lemon juice with the Aloe Vera gel well until creating a smooth cream.
Extend the product all over the scalp and hair, and coverer it with a cap.
Let it act 20 to 30 minutes and rinse.
Repeat the procedure two or three times a week.
Maybe the easiest but not any less effective is a treatment with the fresh juice of just two lemons, and all you have to do is apply it on your hair and let it act for about 30 minutes and then just rinse.
It is preferable to practice this treatment at night, because the contact with the sun may reduce the effect.
If you still haven’t tried lemon for your hair just go ahead and choose any of this remedies and see for yourself.