Commercial Hair serums are basically silicone-based products that cover the surface of one’s hair and helps in the detangling of it by giving that extra oomph of smoothness, shine, and lustre to one’s hair. Also, it prevents excessive hair damage as it shields one’s hair from excessive sun rays and dust particles during each time one steps out of his or her house. Most people tend to use it as a precautionary measure against damaged, dry, and frizzy hair, whereas some are fed up due to the drastic heat and chemical reactions caused while using gadgets and hair styling products. One can prepare these serums at home by using the following natural DIYs:

Natural Hair Growth Serum Recipe
Natural Hair Growth Serum Recipe

Natural Hair Growth Serum Recipe #1- Aloe Vera Gel & Essential Oils

Ingredients required:

  • 2 tablespoons of natural Aloe Vera Gel
  • 2 tablespoons of dried nettle leaves
  • 2 tablespoons of horsetail leaves (optional)
  • A cup of distilled water
  • 10 drops of rosemary essential oil
  • 10 drops of lavender essential oil
  • 10 drops of clary sage essential oil
  • A spray bottle

Preparation and Application:

  1. Boil a cup of distilled water and add about 2 tablespoons of dried nettle leaves and 2 tablespoons of horsetail leaves(which is optional and not mandatory) to that cup.
  2. Let these herbs get heated in water for a minimum of 10 minutes until the water cools off. (this will help to procure a herb-infused liquid.)
  3. Strain the herbs out and put the herb-infused liquid into a spray bottle.
  4. Add about 2 tablespoons of natural Aloe Vera gel, 10 drops each of rosemary essential oil, lavender essential oil, and clary sage essential oil to that spray bottle and then shake it nicely.
  5. Take the spray bottle in your hand and spray it liberally onto the strands of your hair once or more than once per day.
  6. You can store it in the fridge for at least 3 months and don’t forget to shake well before using it.
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A piece of advice:

It’s advised to use it before you go to bed each night to gain the best results.

Natural Hair Growth Serum Recipe #2- Essential Oils Mix

Ingredients required:

  • A glass bottle
  • 3 tablespoons of argan oil
  • A tablespoon of avocado oil
  • 1 oz. almond oil
  • ½ a teaspoon of horsetail extract
  • 5 drops of lavender essential oil
  • 5 drops of thyme essential oil
  • 10 drops of rosemary essential oil

Preparation and Application:

  1. Take a glass bottle and fill half a bottle with almond oil and then, add 3 tablespoons of argan oil and a tablespoon of avocado oil.
  2. Now, carefully add ½ a teaspoon of horsetail extract and the above-mentioned essential oils in their respective quantities and mix them for the formation of a serum. Shake well before its usage.
  3. Divide your hair evenly into equal chunks and apply the serum that’s been formed onto your scalp. Keep it on overnight and rinse it off with organic shampoo.

Warnings:

  • Pregnant women, infants, and young children should refrain themselves from using certain essential oils. Consult with your doctor to get absolute clarity on this for safety.
  • Ensure that you do a patch test onto your skin beforehand, just to check if your skin is sensitive to any of the essential oils.
  • Don’t keep the serum in sunlight.


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