01/16Here are a few herbs that may improve hair growth

Here are a few herbs that may improve hair growth

Your hair, like anything else, needs nourishment and care to grow healthily. Unfortunately, if you don't put in the time and a little effort you are more likely to experience hair fall and a lot of damage. One way in which you can provide care towards your hair is by opting for herbs. They contain multiple natural remedies that can help cure any trouble your hair is facing. Here is a list of some herbs that will be rather beneficial for your hair. Take a look.


02/16Reetha or Soap Nuts

Reetha or Soap Nuts

Also known as soap nuts, reetha can really work wonders when it comes to taming hair problems. It can nourish your hair follicles and scalp while also promoting healthy hair growth. What's even better is that it can cleanse your scalp and can also keep infections away.




Containing a plethora of fatty acids and antioxidants, these can help get rid of all your scalp issues. It can nourish, strengthen and moisturise your hair to give it a shine and lustre like never before. All you need to do is boil the seeds to form a gel and then apply the gel to your hair and scalp. You'll see the difference in no time.




This one is yet another herb that not only heals your scalp but also stimulates hair growth. It can soothe an irritated scalp and can also boost the hair follicles to promote hair growth. You can use this as oil and can apply it directly to your scalp but if you prefer other methods then you could just as well consume it in tea form.


05/16Gingko Biloba

Gingko Biloba

Known to stimulate blood flow and improve circulation, this herb can help encourage hair follicle generation and can boost hair growth at the root level. While it is usually consumed as a tea since it works well and can be digested easily, you could also consume it in supplement form.




Often used in beauty ingredients, this herb can help improve blood circulation in the scalp which can boost hair growth. Not only does it help in moisturising your hair but it can even help ensure that your hair doesn't start greying prematurely. Use it in oil form by applying and massaging directly to your scalp.




Methi works as one of the best conditioners for your hair. It improves blood circulation in the scalp which can help promote hair growth. Soak the seeds in water overnight and then grind them into a paste the next day. Apply this paste to your hair and leave it on for a bit before washing it off.




This herb has been used for centuries to treat scalp issues like hair loss and dry hair. Grind the leaves of this plant into a paste and apply it to your hair. Not only will it condition your hair but it will also add some shine and lustre.


09/16Saw Palmetto

Saw Palmetto

This herb can also work wonders in preventing hair loss and can also encourage hair growth. It nourishes your hair and scalp and leaves you with amazing looking hair. While this is usually taken in the form of supplements, you can also rinse your hair with this herb-infused water.


10/16Stinging Nettle

Stinging Nettle

Stinging Nettle contains properties that can do wonders for those suffering from hair loss as it contains properties that can treat the issue. Even though it does not promote hair regrowth, it can work to prevent hair loss. A study published in Phytomedicine and Therapeutics Journal found active compounds like agglutinin and lectin could be the reason for its powerful effect.

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