Nettle is a free raw material for masks. It can be picked at a dacha, in a garden, in a park or in a forest in a clearing. The unique composition of nettle is suitable for strengthening the roots of hair, eliminating itching and dandruff, protection from falling out.
You will need
- Fresh nettles, burdock roots, nettle juice.
For growth of hair and their strengthening use juice from fresh nettle. It is convenient to make it with a conventional juicer. If you do not have it, you can squeeze out the juice with a cracker, but this is a much more laborious process. For the entire head, you will need no more than three tablespoons of juice. With effort, rub the liquid into the roots of the hair, wrap the head with cellophane and a hot towel. Hold the mask for one hour, and then rinse the head with water.
Nettle in combination with burdock is great for hair growth. To do this, you need to mix the decoction of both plants in equal quantities. To prepare the broth, use fresh or dried leaves of nettle. Put the leaves in a saucepan, pour hot water and put on a plate. Boil the broth 10 minutes and remove from heat. By the same principle, prepare a decoction from the roots of burdock, first chopping them. First, wash your hair, and then moisten them with a decoction, massaging the skin.
To strengthen and grow hair is suitable tincture of nettle. Prepare it according to the following recipe: 3 tablespoons of dry nettle, pour two cups of boiling water. You must insist nettles at least 7 hours. Then rub the resulting infusion into the skin of the head: this will affect the sleeping hair follicles and awaken them for active activity. If you want to make a firming tincture, pour the nettle with a glass of alcohol or vodka and insist for a week. Such a tool helps with loss, and also envelops hair with a protective film. However, alcohol is not suitable for use on dry hair.
To strengthen hair, increase their growth and get rid of dandruff, not only the leaves of the nettle, but also the root are used. To prepare the broth, take a tablespoon of nettle leaves, a tablespoon of chopped nettle rootstock and 200 ml of water. Boil the nettle for 30 minutes, and then strain and cool. By tradition, rub the broth into the roots of the hair. After that, do not wash your hair.
If you are concerned about the fat content of the hair, the nettle will help with it. First, blend the nettle leaves in a mixer to make a half glass of fresh raw material. Add a teaspoon of coarse salt to the nettles. You can use sea salt. Mix well the mixture and rub the salted gruel into the roots of the hair. To enhance the effect, put on a cap or polyethylene, and after 20 minutes, wash the head with shampoo.
To prepare a decoction from the fall, take one tablespoon of nettle, string, flax seed, mother-and-stepmother, burdock roots. Fill all ingredients with a liter of hot water. Put the mixture in a warm place for one hour. Then add a spoonful of onion juice. Rinse hair with herbal decoction twice a week.