Fenugreek seeds are beneficial in making hair grow healthy. They are a great source of protein and nicotinic acid, which assists in cutting thinning hair and baldness down. Fenugreek seeds are helpful in faster hair growth, growing new hair, maintaining pigmentation of hair and reduces hair fall, providing essential vitamins and proteins to hair. Coconut oil is infused with healing properties for damaged hair. The natural antioxidants and nutrients found in coconut oil will deliver critical resources to improve your hair’s softness and luster. When combined, coconut and fenugreek give their best out!
Best oil for long hair and split ends
To prepare this exclusive oil you will need 100 ml coconut hair oil, one tablespoon fenugreek seeds, one tablespoon black onion seeds (kalonji) and a glass bottle. First, you need to coarsely grind fenugreek seeds and black onion seeds separately. Take the glass bottle and fill it with ground stuff using a paper chute, then fill in coconut oil. Boil water in a pan and close the stove; now keep the glass bottle in that water for 15 minutes (avoid boiling the oil). Take out and keep in sunlight for 15 days.
You can actually start using the oil from fifth day of sunlight bath, but then keep refilling the bottle; it won’t affect the nutrition content of the oil. For application, dampen your hair with warm water and massage oil on scalp and hair from roots to tips. Keep for two hours and rinse with shampoo and followed by a conditioner. Doing this for 2 weeks will show you the best results.
You can actually see the results in just four weeks. This oil results in faster growth of hair and also reduces formation of new split ends.
- If you don’t like the fragrance of coconut oil, you can add half a teaspoon of sautéed and crushed coriander leaves to suppress the coconut smell.
- You can also replace coconut oil with any other essential oil like lavender oil or jojoba oil but coconut oil has been said to be most effective.
- If you develop lice due to coconut oil, juice out one onion and add few drops of apple cider vinegar or lemon and apply to scalp; rinse after one hour. Do once a week for six weeks and you will be free of lice.
- If you have sufficient time, soak fenugreek seeds overnight and in the morning, take the seeds out and make a paste out of it keeping the water aside. Apply the paste on hair and scalp, leave it for about 30 minutes, and rinse off. No need for shampoo or conditioner. This eliminates hair-fall unbelievably.
The fenugreek seed infused coconut oil is only filled with healing properties of coconut oil for damaged hair. The antioxidants and nutrient value of fenugreek seeds helps hair grow faster; providing vitamins and proteins and making it look soft, healthy and lustrous. The black seeds contain protein, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin B3, folic acid, calcium, iron, copper, zinc, phosphorous and many other beneficial acids. The seed contains good fatty acids and essential oils, this helps to keep the hair healthy. Overall, the oil helps in reducing premature graying of hairs and formation of split ends.