- I have severe hair fall. How can I treat it?
Hair fall can occur due to a number of reasons. Poor nutrition, chronic illnesses, constant parlour procedures, and stress in your life can all lead to hair fall. Include more protein in your diet in the form of fish, eggs, sprouts, soya etc. Do not use heating devices on your hair. Use an oil containing ingredients like coco-glycerides and garlic that controls or arrest excessive hair fall at least 3 times a week. If your hair fall persists for longer than 6 months, consult a dermatologist.
- I have severe dandruff. How to control it and does it cause hair fall?
A little bit of dandruff is normal and natural in everyday life and does not always need medication. Natural remedies like lemon along with coconut based hair oils can address the dryness and reduce flaking effectively. However, severe dandruff may require ingredients like antifungals, so if your dandruff is chronic and persistent, do see a dermatologist. Natural foods like yogurt and walnuts can also help in reducing dandruff.
- What should I eat and what vitamins should I take to promote good, healthy hair?
Protein intake is very important for good hair. It is necessary to incorporate protein into every meal. Choose from nuts like peanuts, almonds, walnuts, eggs, sprouts, soya bean, soya milk, low fat cottage cheese, tofu etc. B complex vitamins, especially biotin and amino acid L cysteine are also important. Include plenty of leafy green vegetables in your diet.
- I rebonded and coloured my hair post which I’m losing hair. How do I stop this?
Parlour procedures can increase shedding hair fall but mostly they lead to fragility and excessive breakage. Use mild shampoos and conditioners post procedures.
Oil your hair with coconut based hair oils frequently to pre-condition it and make it stronger, preventing breakage.
- What shampoo or conditioner should I use to wash my hair? How often should hair be washed?
Always use gentle shampoo conditioner or natural ingredients like aloe vera. You can shampoo your hair as often as needed. Just dry it thoroughly and use an oil replacement to relax it and prevent breakages.
- Is oiling good to restore my hair’s beauty and repair damage?
Oiling is not only a time tested and effective practice but is also proven to nourish the hair, preserve its beauty and repair damage cause by vagaries of nature, as well as those inflicted by thermal and chemical procedures on the hair. Coco-glycerides, enhanced with ingredients like cactus, repair damage and restores the hair’s natural beauty.
- How often should I oil my hair for best results?
It is optimal to oil your hair with coconut based hair oils thrice a week for best results.
- When should I put oil on my hair? Overnight or just before washing my hair?
For best conditioning for the hair, its best to use coconut based hair oils with the nourishment of coco-glycerides, or enriched with almond, 30 minutes before washing your hair. For itchy scalps or deeper nourishment, use coconut cream enriched with lemon overnight on your scalp.
- How long does it take for oiling to show results on hair?
Coconut based hair oils have such nourishing attributes that even a single application can show visible results. However, to see best results, use it at least 2 to 3 times a week on a regular basis
- My hair gets very dry at the ends and I’m prone to getting split ends. Can coconut oil help me?
Yes, coconut based hair oils nourish the shaft of the hair from within and reduce dryness. For split ends, it is ideal to use coconut based hair oils, enhanced with the goodness of cactus, to treat the ends effectively.