7 Amazing Ways To Use Hibiscus For Your Hair July 18, 2016

Are you worried if your hair is losing its sheen and shine? Scared if your hair too might get thinner with age? Then you should probably start using the miracle powers of hibiscus. If you are unaware, then hibiscus is one of the best-known herbs for hair. It is widely popular for promoting hair growth.

And know what? Hibiscus is even known to regenerate hair in bald patches! It is efficient in stopping hair fall, supporting the growth of hair, preventing premature greying of hair and nourishing the hair.

Interesting, isn’t it? So how can you include hibiscus in your hair care regimen? How can hibiscus help your hair? Read the post to know!

How To Use Hibiscus Flower For Hair Growth:

1. Hibiscus Infused Hair Oil For Hair Growth:

Take 8 or 9 hibiscus flowers and leaves. They have to be washed and grinded together. Now, boil a cup of coconut oil in a pan and add the crushed hibiscus paste. Cover it and turn the flame off. Use this oil for massaging your hair and scalp. Leave it on for at least 30 minutes. You will benefit the most if you leave it on overnight. Wash off with a mild shampoo. You may also like to opt for a hibiscus shampoo. This hibiscus oil for hair is known to rejuvenate the scalp, facilitate blood circulation and promote growth of hair. You may also store this oil in a container and use it regularly. It makes your hair soft and healthy.

[ Read: DIY Hair Oils For Hair Growth ]

2. Hibiscus-Curd Hair Mask For Strong Hair:

Grind a few hibiscus leaves into a paste. Mix the paste with four tablespoons of curd. Apply it on your hair and scalp and leave it on for about one hour. Wash off with lukewarm water and shampoo. This hair mask is known to make the hair roots strong and promote hair growth. Hair feels manageable and nourished.

3. Hibiscus-Fenugreek Anti-Dandruff Hair Pack:

Soak a tablespoon of fenugreek seeds overnight. Grind hibiscus leaves and fenugreek seeds together and mix with buttermilk. Apply the paste on your scalp and say ‘goodbye’ to dandruff!

4. Hibiscus-Mehendi Anti-Dandruff Hair Pack:

Grind a handful of hibiscus leaves with mehendi leaves. Add the juice of half a lemon and apply it on your hair. Your hair is not only conditioned thoroughly but is also shielded against dandruff!

[ Read: Use Aloe Vera For Hair ]

5. Hibiscus-Amla Hair Mask:

Mix three tablespoons of amla powder with three tablespoons of crushed hibiscus leaves. Mix it thoroughly to form a mask. You may add amla juice for this purpose. Apply the mask on your hair and wait for about forty minutes. This hair mask promotes strong and healthy hair.

6. Hibiscus Shampoo:

Have you ever used hibiscus leaves for hair growth?  Boil fifteen hibiscus leaves and five hibiscus flowers in a cup of water for around five minutes. When it cools down, grind them into a paste. Now, mix gram flower as per the requirement and you can happily wash your hair with this homemade shampoo.

[ Read: Herbs For Hair Loss ]

7. Hibiscus Hair Deep Conditioner:

Crush eight hibiscus flowers and use sufficient water to make a fine paste. Apply it on clean scalp and hair, wait for an hour and rinse with lukewarm water. This hair conditioner nourishes the hair roots and promotes hair growth by reviving dead hair follicles.

Hibiscus, which can commonly be grown in your garden, is a wonderful way to make your hair healthy. So, why not use it to your advantage? Whether you choose to prepare healthy hair oil, a wholesome conditioner or a nourishing hair pack, hibiscus is something you must incorporate into your hair care routine.

Have you used hibiscus for hair before? How did you find the results? Share with us in the comments section!

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