Ghee is a staple ingredient which is used in almost every Indian dish. This healthy ingredient is replaced with vegetable oil while cooking and is added as a topping on sweet dishes to enhance the taste. Ghee is also added to homemade skin packs because of it's healthy properties.
Applying ghee directly on hair is simple, but removing the ingredient from the hair is a challenge. It is best to mix ghee with another natural ingredient, so that while rinsing the hair it can be removed easily.
Hair experts state that one should add almond oil to ghee since the former has a rich amount of vitamin E, an element which is necessary to promote hair growth. Almond oil also prevents ghee from sticking to the strands of hair, which is why it is suggested.
How to apply ghee on hair?
Heat 4 - 5 tablespoons of ghee in a round vessel. When luke warm, add 5 grams of almond powder and add 3 tablespoons of almond oil. Mix the ingredients and then apply directly on clean washed hair. After 30 minutes, rinse the hair with warm water. ( Apply the ghee on the scalp and massage the scalp for 5 minutes)
Here are some benefits of using ghee on hair, take a look:
Ghee provides a natural shine to the hair. It also makes the hair soft. In a bowl, add 2 tablespoon of ghee and one tablespoon of olive oil. Combine the ingredients and then apply it directly on the hair. Rinse after 20 minutes.
Removes Split Ends
Treat split ends with ghee. Heat 3 tablespoons of ghee and apply it evenly over the split ends. After 15 minutes, comb the hair gently. Rinse the hair with a homemade shampoo and luke warm water.
Provides A Silky Mane
Want a silky and smooth mane? Try this simple home remedy, of applying ghee like hair oil. Apply this ingredient directly on washed hair and rinse after 20 minutes with lemon water. Lemon provides a natural shine, when used on hair.
Promotes Hair Growth
To promote hair growth apply ghee on the hair twice in the month. After application, rinse the hair with amla juice or onion juice, as they also help to speed up the hair growth.
There are different reasons why dandruff is caused. If the hair is dry, massage the scalp and the ends of the hair with hot ghee and almond oil. After 15 minutes, rinse the hair with rose water to remove the oil from the tresses. This hair treatment is the best way to reduce and prevent dandruff problems.
Premature gray is an embarrassing hair problem. To stop graying, apply hot ghee on the hair like how oil is applied. Wrap the hair in a towel for 15 minutes. Then rinse the hair with luke warm water to remove the ghee.
Heals Scalp Infections
Applying ghee on hair, helps to heal scalp infections. Since it is a dairy product, ghee treats and kills the bacteria on the scalp causing infection. It is necessary to apply hot ghee on the scalp twice in the week to get rid of the problem.