Posts Tagged ‘hair growth’

Nourishing Oils and Herbal Treatment For Hair Growth and Gloss

July 27th, 2011

Warm Oil Treatment with Herbs For Damaged Hair: This nourishing Oil  treatment, combined with herbs,  is a good one to stimulate hair growth and to add lustre to the hair.  It can be applied once or twice every month to give your hair a boost. This  warm oil treatment takes a little time, but it is well worth the effort.  Any of these vegetable oils may be used in your warm oil hair treatment:  Avocado oil, grape-seed oil, wheatgerm oil, peanut oil, sunflower oil, olive oil, or almond oil. First of all, wash the hair.  Towel dry.  Now take one cup ...

Birch Tree Leaves for Kidney Stones

October 5th, 2010

Herbal Remedies For Kidney Stones The common Birch Tree is a very versatile and useful herb.  It has many medicinal uses, as well as being a common additive in various parts of Europe to certain types of beers, wines and ciders and vinegars.  (see 'Herbal Remedies and Homeopathy', published by Geddes and Grosset.) The Birch Family are native to Europe and Canada, but now are common in New Zealand and parts of Australia. The much renowned herbalist John Lust gives several medicinal uses of various types of birch tree in his little herbal entitled ''The Herb Book'. There are many different species of birch ...

What Is Castor Oil Used For?

October 1st, 2010

Medicinal Uses of Castor Oil Castor Oil Plant: Sources of Information:  The Reader's Digest  'Magic and Medicine of Plants', Published in 1994,  Surrey Hills NSW and John Lust's herbal,  entitled 'The Herb Book'. (publisher etc to be given) The Castor oil Plant, 'Palma Christi'. The Castor Oil Plant has been known for centuries as the  'Palma Christi', the Palm of Christ.  This gives an indication of just how highly the plant has been regarded over many  centuries. Its botanical names are:  Ricinus  communis L., and it belongs to the Spurge Family, a Euphorbiaceae.   It is native to India and parts of the Mediterranean, but ...

Ayurvedic Treatment for Hair Loss

July 21st, 2010

Professional Ayurvedic Treatment for Hair Loss  is recommended if you have an ongoing problem with hair falling out.  However, there are several good ayurvedic treatments for hair loss which you can use as a preventative, and to help nourish your whole physical being, including your hair, bones, teeth and nails. Hair loss, in Ayurvedic Medicine, is regarded as a Pitta condition.  This means that  more cooling foods should be eaten, and that heating foods should be restricted. The Pitta idea is interesting, I think, because, in my experience, radiation from electromagnetic sources such as cell phone towers and the like, have caused hair ...

Herbs for Hair Growth

June 5th, 2010

Herbs for Hair Growth Apple Cider Vinegar Photo taken by Merrilyn on Holly's camera, 25th December, 2012.   Herbs which have a high silica content are extremely beneficial for the hair, skin, teeth, bones and nails. Silica-rich herbs can be taken internally as a tea, which will help your general health.  They can also be applied directly to the scalp to good effect, as minerals from these tea solutions are absorbed into the hair tissues so that your hair roots will benefit. Silica-rich herbs also have the effect of making the hair shiny when used as a final rinse after shampooing. This is because a fine ...
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