For many rice is food, in fact, rice is the most widely consumed cereal in many parts of the world, BUT for some, rice is a beauty product! Have you seen blogs titled: Rice water for Hair Growth? If you haven’t then you are in the right place because I will share my experience of using rice water to grow healthy hair.
Can rice water be used to grow natural hair? Rice water is believed to benefit the hair in very many ways. Consistent and correct use of rice water promotes healthy hair growth, improves shines and elasticity, and effectively conditions the hair by smoothing the cuticles and reducing the surface friction which prevents the strands from tangling.
Asian women, for a very long time, have used rice water to enhance their skin and hair beauty. Traditionally, female rice farmers in China, Japan, and other Southeast Asian countries used to bathe and wash their hair in the water used for cleaning rice.
Here are 2 Powerful Rice Water Recipes For Healthy Natural Hair Growth In Just 1 Week that you can make at home today to start growing your hair naturally. If you have been looking for ways to make your hair healthy and grow it naturally, you have come to the right place.hair implants before and after
Note: Some people are allergic to rice water so please get a skin patch test before using this remedy just to be safe.
2. Simple Rice Water
- 1/2 Cup of White Rice
- 1 Cup of Water
Preparation & Application
Soak your rice with the water and let it sit overnight. Strain the mixture in the morning into a clean bowl and let it sit for a few hours. Once you start to smell the rice ( sour scent) put it in the fridge for 8 extra hours. This simply means that you have successfully fermented the rice which is very important if you want this remedy to work.
Before using this remedy, you will need to mix it with an extra cup of water so that it is not too strong on the hair. Apply the water to your hair completely, cover it with a shower cap and leave it in for 10 to 15 minutes before washing it off with warm water and a mild shampoo.
Repeat this remedy 3-4 times weekly for strong, healthy and naturally growing hair.
1. Rice Water With Coconut & Essential Oil
- 1/2 Cup of Rice
- 2 Tablespoons of Coconut Oil
- 3-4 Drops of Rosemary Essential Oil
- 1 Cup of Water
Preparation & Application:
Use the steps above to prepare your fermented rice water, mix in the other ingredients listed above and return the mixture to the fridge so that it ferments further. Apply the mixture to your hair and massage your scalp for 15 to 20 minutes.
Leave the mixture in your hair for an extra 40 minutes and make sure that you cover it with a shower cap. Wash off the remedy and also use a mild chemical-free shampoo. Repeat this remedy 3 times per week for best results.
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