The red-colored hibiscus flower does not only look beautiful it has numerous benefits for hair care. The hibiscus flower, leaves, root are all of the medicinal parts. There are no other herbs which are better than hair care. Here are some amazing hibiscus flowers and leaves benefits for hair care.
Hibiscus Flowers and Leaves Benefits – Hibiscus Hair Oil
This oil is capable of bringing the title Ms.Hair by making the hair long and healthy. Now let’s see how to make hibiscus hair oil at home.
Take and squeeze the juice from the hibiscus flower. Take equal quantity of coconut oil and mix them well and boil it simmer. Before getting the boiling smell of the coconut oil, switch off the stove. Let the oil cool down and store it in a tight bottle. Applying this oil daily induces hair growth and baldness. Also, this oil can be used to treat the oiliness in the scalp.
Take a few drops of vitamin E oil and this oil. Apply both the oils separately on scalp and massage well, and then comb the hair. Give the vapors to the hair by a cloth. Then rinse with plain water. Do this twice a week. Then the hair will glow like anything.
Hibiscus Hair Pack for Grey Hair
Nowadays, it is difficult to maintain youthfulness for a long time. Premature grey hair, especially at a young age, can make many people look old. Following the hibiscus hair pack with flowers and leaves is a very effective remedy in preventing and concealing premature gray hair.
- 2 teaspoons of dried hibiscus leaf powder,
- 1 teaspoon of dried amla powder,
- 1 teaspoon of henna powder,
- 1 teaspoon of fenugreek powder, mix all these with 1 teaspoon of coconut milk.
Apply this on the scalp as a pack and leave it undisturbed for one hour and rinse well. Do this once in a week to get rid of grey hair.
Hibiscus Leaves for Dandruff
Does dandruff become permanent citizens of your scalp? Here is the hibiscus treatment to remove them.
Dried the Hibiscus, Henna and Curry leaves are taken in equal quantity and then powdered. Take 2 teaspoons of this powder and tie it in white cloth like a bag. Boil half a cup of coconut oil and drop this bag into it. The essence of the powder drains into the coconut oil and becomes thick like a balm. Apply this on scalp and massage well, then rinse it off. (No need to add shampoo, soap nut powder or conditioner). Do this twice in a week to get rid of dandruff. Dandruff and the grey hair make the hair look odd. This pack prevents them.
- Take Hibiscus leaves-10,
- Henna leaves-20,
- soapnut powder-2 spoons and grind them well.
Apply this on the scalp and leave it for 10 minutes. Then rinse it off. Apply this once in a week. The hibiscus removes dandruff and makes the hair shiny. Henna treats the premature grey hair, and soapnut powder cleans the hair.
To Get Silky and Shiny Hair
Boil 10 hibiscus leaves in water. The leaves are mashed. Take away the leaves and add with soapnut powder use this for washing the hair. Your hair shines like a black satin cloth.
For Thick and Dense Hair
The dense hair often gets dirt and impurities soon. The hibiscus hair oil helps to keep the hair clean and grow dense.
- Hibiscus flower- 10 grams,
- Spiral Ceylon Cinnamon – 10grams,
- Fenugreek – 5grams,
- Dried champak flower – 5 grams.
Add all these in ½ kg coconut oil and keep in the hot sun daily. The essence gets into the oil in one week. If this oil is applied on the hair daily, the hair becomes clean and hair growth will also be increased. The aroma will also be good.
Hibiscus Hair Pack for Hair Loss
Body heat is one of the reasons for hair loss in women. So if the body heat is decreased we can decrease the hair fall too.
- Fenugreek- 1 teaspoon,
- Hibiscus flower-5,
- Hibiscus leaves-5,
- Pongamia nuts – 3.
Dry these in the hot sun. Then grind and mix them well in water.
Apply this hair pack on your scalp and wash it. It will cool the body. Often massage your scalp with your fingers. This will also decrease the hair loss. Those who wish to have longer and more hair may use Oil, Shampoo, and conditioner made out of hibiscus.
Health Benefits of Hibiscus Tea
Hibiscus tea is good at providing good health. The blood pressure decreases by drinking tea or juice made out of it. Since it contains antioxidants, it helps to fight cell damage. It helps to maintain healthy body temperature. The flowers contain vitamin C & minerals. It provides good things for the circulatory and nervous system. It controls weight gain. Improves memory power, acts as a solution for indigestion and also improves immunity. Do you know? One cup of hibiscus tea decreases cholesterol.
It cures the mouth ulcers and stomach ulcers. For those having the infertility problems, and puberty problems, hibiscus is good medicine. The hibiscus petals are ground with the buttermilk and eaten daily to cure the uterus problems.