If you are worried about your hair because it doesn't look as healthy as it used to be anymore or because it started falling, then it might be in your best interest to try a hair loss herbal treatment. This will rejuvenate your hair and it will stimulate re-growth. The best part when it comes to herbs is that they don't have any side effects and they can be used by almost anyone. The downside though is that herbal treatments might only become effective after being administered for a longer period of time. However, even though plant extract and herbs can't do you harm, if during the treatment you notice something wrong, it might be better to stop the treatment and to visit a specialist. Some people have a sensitive skin, for instance or a sensitive scalp and some hair loss herbal treatments might cause irritation or itching.
There are two main types of hair loss herbal treatments that you can try. There are herbs that need to be administered in capsules or tea form and others that are to be used topically, to wash your hair or to massage your scalp. Essential oils are usually used for scalp massage because this stimulates the blood flow into the brain area and makes the hair grow faster. If an inadequate blood flow seems to be the cause of your falling hair, you can also try to take Gingko Biloba capsules every day. It has a great effect on your circulation and it also improves your overall health condition.
Among herbs that need to be consumed to prevent or stop hair loss there is also the Green Tea. Capsules containing it, as well as the actual tea, have been proved to prevent baldness in men. Saw palmetto and horse tail are also efficient in men.
Hair loss herbal treatments are mostly inspired by the Indian and Chinese medicine. He Sho Wu and Dong Quai are Chinese herbs that have been used for centuries to stop hair loss. They can be easily found in herbal stores or online in form of capsules. Pygeum and stinging nettle are also effective in hair loss in men, especially if combined.
When it comes to hers that are to be used topically, they are usually suitable for all types of hair. You can even use plant extracts and herbs to make your own natural shampoo and conditioner and this way you can avoid all the chemicals in cosmetic products. Your hair will be happy to get rid of the aggression such chemicals are causing.