7 Ways To Revive Your Hair With Lemon

When you start losing your hair at a young age, it can be so frustrating. Nothing seems to work, although you spend days at the salon looking for the perfect solution. Months go by and still no results and improvement. Did you know that lemon can be helpful? Sounds simple, but lemon does wonders for the hair. Plus, it smells nice! Here are 7 ways to revive your hair with lemon, courtesy of Stylecraze.



Why is lemon helpful?

Lemons are packed with nutrients such as citric acid, calcium, magnesium, vitamin C, pectin, and flavonoids. Vitamin C promotes hair growth and boosts the production of collagen. The acidic nature of lemon helps tighten the hair follicles, curbing hair fall. Lemon has anti-fungal properties and will help you maintain scalp health.

Here are seven ways in which you can use lemon to boost hair growth.

1. Lemon juice for hair growth


You will need:

1/2 a lemon

Processing time: 15 minutes

Squeeze the juice out of half a freshly cut lemon in a bowl and massage the scalp for 5 minutes. Leave it on for 10 minutes and wash off. Do this once a weekand it will help you if your hair is oily, too.

2. Lemon shampoo for hair growth


You will need:

5 tbsp Pure Henna Powder
1 whole egg
1 cup warm water
1/2 a lemon

Processing time: 1-2 hours

Combine the henna powder, egg, and warm water in a bowl, and squeeze the juice into the mixture. Apply on the scalp and leave it for 1-2 hours. Rinse with cool water. Do this once a month to cover grays and boost hair growth.

3. Lemon juice and coconut water


You will need:

1 tbsp lemon juice
1 tbsp coconut water

Processing time: 20 minutes

Combine coconut water and lemon juice in a bowl and use it on your scalp. Leave it on for 20 minutes and wash it off. Do this once a week to strengthen and nourish the follicles.

4. Lemon with castor oil and olive oil


You will need:

2 tbsp olive oil
1 tbsp castor oil
4-5 drops lemon essential oil

Processing time: 45 minutes

Combine the ingredients in a bowl and heat up a bit. Massage and leave it for 30 minutes. Wash off. Do this 2-3 times a week to repair damaged hair and promote hair growth.

5. Lemon rinse


You will need:

1 tbsp lemon juice
2 cups water

Processing time: 5 minutes

In a jug, dilute a tablespoon of lemon juice with 2 cups of water and set it aside. Wash the hair the usual way and pour the juice as a final rinse. Do this once a week to cleanse the scalp and strengthen hair follicles.

6. Lemon juice and Aloe vera


You will need:

2 tbsp pure Aloe vera gel
1 tbsp lemon juice

Processing time: 30 minutes

In a bowl, mix the aloe vera gel and lemon juice, apply, and leave it on for 30 minutes. Rinse and repeat 2-3 times weekly to improve scalp health.

7. Lemon and honey hair mask


You will need:

1 tbsp lemon juice
2 tbsp honey
2 tsp olive oil
3-4 drops rosemary essential oil

Processing time: 20 minutes

In a bowl, mix the ingredients and apply on the scalp. Leave it on for 20 minutes, wash off, and repeat once a week to boost hair growth.

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* This information is meant to supplement, not replace advice from your doctor or healthcare provider and is not meant to cover all possible uses, precautions, interactions or adverse effects. This information may not fit your specific health circumstances.
Source: stylecraze