In the years of the USSR, ladies loved to dye their hair with henna, and since then people have retained their attitude to this plant as a red shade of shampoo. However, it is not widely known that henna can also help with hair loss, and also copes well with the task of repairing damaged hair. The main thing is to use the plant correctly.
How does henna help with hair loss?
The fragrant green henna powder conceals in itself an incredible amount of useful elements.
Vitamins B, C, and K improve blood supply to bulbs, promote the formation of carotene, strengthen curls and nourish them.
Essential oils and fatty substances make the strands elastic and obedient. Organic acids normalize the work of the sebaceous glands, eliminate oily shine, detain collagen in the hair shaft.
Tannins and tannins strengthen the follicles, activate the growth of new curls, eliminate dandruff, itching, seborrhea and even some fungal diseases.
Polysaccharides remove excess electricity, smooth the structure of the skin, and also interfere with ultraviolet, chemicals and high temperatures.
The resinous substances envelop the hair shaft, prevent the cutting and breaking of the curls.
Natural dyes give the hair a deeper rich color.
What kind of henna helps with hair loss?
In fact, any kind of henna will help with hair loss. It is possible to distinguish several basic plant varieties depending on the region of growth with different effects.
Iranian henna is the most common, it is this tool used to color curls.
Indian or brown henna is considered the most qualitative. These leaves are distinguished by a variety of shades and are used to create temporary tattoos.
Turkish henna is considered the best means of coloring curls in red, copper and brown hues.
African henna, as a rule, is used for melting hair in red, red and copper shades.
Black henna gives a deeply saturated chocolate color. It includes oil cloves and cocoa beans, as well as Basma and natural dye indigo.
Colorless henna is ideal for blondes and brown-haired women who do not want to change their hair color. This tool does not completely color the curls and is used exclusively for therapeutic purposes.
In recent years, manufacturers have started to produce henna and in the form of a convenient cream. Such formulations already contain vegetable raw materials and can immediately be used to treat and color ringlets.
Effectiveness of Henna
The effect of treatment of hair loss with henna is noticeable after the first mask. The rods of the curls thicken, the volume of the head of hearing increases. After 3-4 procedures, the sleeping bulbs “wake up”, the circulation of the follicles improves, dandruff disappears. A woman sees new hair appeared.