The number one question that I receive through the Ask Karen column is how to make hair grow faster.
Many people write to tell me they are in a hair rising hurry because they are getting married, going to a Prom, meeting the future in-laws or fill in the blanks.
They want me to advise them how to grow their hair from short to long in a matter of just weeks.
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Human hair is an important part of the body. It adds self-esteem for men and is the crowning glory of women. It serves as an insulating coat which absorbs harmful radiations to protect our skin from the sun and also provides a large surface area for loss of sweat, preventing water from entering the skin.
As you get older, the total number of capillary loops or blood source which supplies nutrients to the hair follicles tends to lessen. This reduction of blood supplied to the follicle, would require either greater blood flow, or an increased amount of nutrients, vitamins, minerals and amino acids to be distributed to the hair follicles.
Hair Growth Treatment
A common saying is never judge a book by its cover. But how true is this when we judge people? In the initial meetings do we really go beyond the outer appearance? Do we actually take the initiative to get to know someone with some sort of deformity? Well, the truth is no!
For us the first step to knowing a person is about physical pull and then as time goes by we reach beneath the surface. Complexion, hair, eyes, weight, height and all limbs in tact form part of the physical attraction inventory.
Hair! Yes, hair is a part of how attractive you are considered to be. Earlier a woman with long luscious locks flowing down to her waist was measured a beauty. Thankfully, now it is not the length, but the style that matters more.
It is important to select a hair care system that will tackle your particular needs directly and provide an effective solution. New Generations team of experts urbanized an extremely versatile solution that can address one or more situation contributing to hair loss. This formula has been used worldwide to effectively treat hair loss and perk up hair growth.
Home Remedies for Hair Growth
Another option is to boil rosemary foliage in water and then use the liquid in washing your hair every day. You can also spray the liquid to your hair each morning. Rosemary helps in fighting dandruff which causes hair loss.
A combination of coconut oil, olive oil and castor oil is also an old remedy. Heat the solution and then apply it on your hair roots. After application, massage your head lightly to stimulate the hair follicles.
Aloe vera is an effective plant when it comes to promote hair growth. If you have this at home, get one leaf and then peel off the skin. You will see the gel-like substance inside and that is what you will apply to your hair. Massage it on your scalp and leave for 10 minutes or even overnight before rinsing.
Coconut milk can also be used as is. Apply on scalp, massage gently and rinse or leave it on your head for 10 to 15 minutes.
Apple vinegar can be used to rinse hair. All you have to do is mix one liter of cold water and one teaspoon of apple vinegar. The answer not only helps improve the hairs condition but makes it shine as well.
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