Black seed also known as onion seeds or kalonji seeds have great health and beauty benefits. They are quite known for hair growth properties and are also found as a dominant ingredient in a number of commercial hair care products. Did you know that you can make your own kalonji or black seed hair oil at home? Below is a super easy recipe for you to try-
BENEFITS OF BLACK SEED OIL FOR HAIR:
Improves the overall heath of hair follicles, strengthens them and reduces shedding from the roots. stronger hair follicles are directly proportional to healthy thick hair growth.
Linolenic acid helps prevents early greying of hair and black seeds are abundant in linolenic acid. Rich in omega 3 fatty acids that are beneficial for healthy and stronger hair. It boosts circulation to the scalp and thereby promotes hair growth.
It has anti-inflammatory properties that reduces scalp inflammation. Anti-microbial properties helps fight dandruff, itchiness and mild scalp infections.
Boosts healthy hair growth, adds shine and reduces frizz. Makes hair more manageable. READ MORE – NATURAL 1 INGREDIENT EYEBROW GEL – grow faster and thicker eyebrows
RECIPE FOR BLACK SEED HAIR OIL:
Things you need-
- 1/2 cup organic black seeds
- 1/2 cup castor oil
- Rosemary essential oil ( optional)
In a grinder, add black seeds and grind it to a fine powder. Now, take a bowl and add in the kalonji/black seed powder along with castor oil. Mix it well and transfer to a jar. Secure the jar with a tight lid and place it in direct sunlight (near the window at all times) for 2-3 weeks. You can add in some essential oil to the oil for added benefits.
After infusion, filter out the oil through muslin cloth and do not forget to squeeze out all the goodness from leftover residue. Store the oil in an easy-to-use jar and use it as a pre-shampoo or overnight hair treatment once to twice a week. READ MORE – ALOE GINGER FASTER HAIR GROWTH SPRAY