There are many benefits of aloe vera, among which the moisturizing properties for the skin and scalp. Also, this plant is very effective in preventing and combating hair loss and we can prepare ourselves homemade and very economical hair masks. In this article, we explain the steps to follow to make an aloe vera cream against hair loss.
You will need to:
- aloe vera
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Steps to follow:
Before starting, besides being useful to combat hair loss, it is good to know what are the main benefits of aloe vera or aloe (both names refer to the same plant):
- Aloe vera is healing, so it will be appropriate to heal cuts and shallow wounds.
- It has moisturizing and regenerating properties that can be used in case of burns, whether solar or small domestic accidents.
- Aloe can be used against acne because it is anti-inflammatory.
- Taking aloe vera can help combat constipation and other digestive conditions.
- If you want to know more about it, do not miss our article about what are the properties of aloe vera.
The first step in preparing your aloe vera cream to use against hair loss will be to remove a few leaves of the aloe vera plant with great care not to break them. You can see here some tips on how to cut aloe vera leaves.
Next, cut the aloe vera leaves longitudinally to remove all the sage or gelatin inside, as it will serve as the base of our capillary mask. Place this aloe vera juice in a bowl and add water.
In the same way, it can also be very useful to follow the indications in our article on how to make aloe vera gel to make the most of the juice of this plant.
The next step to prepare your aloe vera cream will be to stir well with the help of a spoon to get a homogeneous mixture. Make sure that the aloe juice is well dissolved in the water.
This done, you should rub your head with this aloe vera hair mask and let it act for about 10 minutes. Finally, rinse the hair with warm water to remove all debris.
Also, it should be noted that there are those who use their own aloe leaf to massage the scalp and thus achieve more effective results and boast of strong and beautiful hair.