Until now, the best way to solve our hair issues is buying some cosmetic products that can be really expensive. Not only they are expensive, but they are full of chemicals and will provide only temporary results. Because of this, we will give you the best solution for your hair that is simple, safe and it’s really inexpensive.
This solution is salt. We all have salt at home and we use it every day. It is time to start using salt for your hair’s health too. It will improve your hair, stimulate hair growth, and mend some scalp issues. Using salt on your hair can remove the dead skin cells by exfoliating the skin, moisturize the skin, eliminate dandruff and even remove the excess oil from the hair.
Benefits of using salt for hair
Prevents excess of oil
Salt can be the solution if you are dealing with greasy and oily hair, it can also control the excessively active sebaceous glands on the scalp that produce too much oil. You should only add 2 or 3 tablespoons in your shampoo and wash your hair regularly like you do. You will notice the results after the first few treatments.
Dandruff represents the small pieces of dead skin cells that are formed on the scalp in a form of a layer. The circulation will be stimulated if you start using salt on your hair, and that will eliminate the existing dandruff flakes. Salt can even protect your scalp from fungal growth. First of all you should divide your hair into sections, and then sprinkle 1-2 teaspoons of salt on your scalp and massaging it with wet finger for about 10 minutes. After that you should wash your hair the usual way.
Promotes hair growth
We know that you’ve tried everything to make your hair grow, and now you can use salt to do this. Salt can also prevent and stop hair loss and in the same time stimulate the growth of new hair. All you need to do is wash your hair like always, and then massage the wet scalp with sea salt for 10-15 minutes and wash it again. To see the results you should repeat this process twice a week for about 2 months.
Choosing the right salt for hair health
We can find a lot of different types of salts. This is why it is important to choose the proper type for the health of our hair. Sodium chloride can be found in every salt, and this leads to the 4 major types of salt:
- Stone salt
- Extracted salt
- Sea salt
- Sedimentary, Rock salt
The best type for your hair is the sea salt. It is the most beneficial and it can strengthens the hair follicle and nourishes the scalp. On the other hand to treat hair loss we can use iodized table salt.