Strong, dense and shiny hairs add charms to the beauty of a person. But due to dust and pollution, many people face problems with hair. Because of which our hair starts becoming weak and their development stops. To maintain the hairs, Shikakai (Acacia concinna) has been used for many years. Shikakai also has antioxidant properties, vitamins A, C, K and D, which nourishes hair and keep them healthy. Shikakai also protects our hair from getting dandruff. (Also read: What Are The Major Skin And Hair Benefits Of Dates)
Shikakai shampoo, Amla (Indian gooseberry) and Reetha (Sapindus Mukorossi)
This shampoo provides vitamin D and C as well as clean the hair. To make this shampoo, add 10-gram powder, 10 grams of Reetha powder, 5 grams of Amla powder with 750 ml of water. Now put this mixture in a shampoo bottle and wash your hair with this shampoo at least 2-3 times a week.
Shikakai and curd Hair Mask
Applying Shikakai with curd is very effective to remove itching from and it also nourished the hairs. To make this mask, make a paste by mixing 2 tea spoon of Shikakai Powder, 2-3 spoon curd, 2-3 drops of Vitamin E oil and mix them together. Now apply it from the hair roots to the ends and wash with water after 20 minutes. Use it only 1-2 times per week. (Also Read: How sleeping on a silk pillow cover helps to improve skin and hair)
Shikakai and Egg
This mixture gives nourishment to your hair. Moreover, it also makes them strong and shiny. To make it, mix 2 teaspoons Amla powder, Fenugreek powder, Triphala powder, Brahmi powder and 2 eggs together. Apply this paste thoroughly from hair roots to ends and wash with cold water after 40 minutes. Use it 1-2 times a week.
Shikakai oil enhances blood flow in the roots of your hair and helps them to grow. Mix 1 teaspoon Shikakai powder with half a cup of coconut oil and keep it for two weeks to make the oil. After that, massage the head 2-3 times a day with two teaspoons of oil, and after 30 minutes, wash it with cold water. (Also Read: How To Remove Hair Dye Stain From The Skin)