Gram flour also is known as besan or Chickpea flour is traditionally used in Ayurveda to make natural skin and hair care products. This mild all-natural hair cleanser that will leave your hair clean and soft. It can be used daily to keep hair clean and healthy. Especially suited for sensitive, damaged scalp conditions. Rich in protein and nutrients, gram flour cleans your scalp and makes your hair healthy and stronger.
BENEFITS OF GRAM FLOUR HAIR WASH
Gram flour – It possesses properties that cleanse the scalp and ease scalp irritation. The powder cleanses and exfoliates the dead skin and is beneficial for oily hair.
Aloe vera or rosemary powder- Aloe or rosemary has healing properties to treat damaged hair and also helps to fight dandruff, unclogs hair follicles and cleanses the scalp to promote hair growth.
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HAIR WASH POWDER RECIPE
Things you need-
- Organic gram flour – 6 tbsp cup
- Aloe vera or rosemary powder – 3 tbsp – how to make aloe powder
- Essential oil (optional)
To make – In a bowl, add gram flour and aloe vera powder and give it a quick mix. Add in a few drops of essential oils, like lavender or rosemary essential oil that has hair growth-boosting properties and also has anti-dandruff benefits. Add the powder to an air-tight jar and store it in a cool dry place.
To use, add 1-2 tbsp of the powder with hot water or hot green tea to make a paste. Massage your scalp and hair. Rinse and condition as usual. If your hair feels too dry after the wash then mix a small amount of coconut oil to the paste.
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Quick Tips: This shampoo works wonders for all hair types but if you have extremely dry hair then use a conditioner or add honey or oil to the powder cleanser to moisturize your hair naturally.
Try massaging your scalp with hot oil hair treatment before using the shampoo to make your hair longer, stronger and healthier.
Caution – When you start using natural cleansers to wash your hair, your hair might feel dry, rough or you might even experience hair fall as your hair will be going to a transition phase to get adjusted to the natural ingredients as opposed to the chemical ones from the commercial shampoos. Once your hair gets used to the natural routine then you will experience healthy hair growth.