10 DIY Natural Remedies To Treat Hair Loss At Home

home remedies to treat hair loss


Shedding of 50-100 strands of hair per day is a normal and natural process. It’s the part of hair recycle growth in which old hair is lost and the new one takes its place.

The hair loss becomes a cause of concern, when you begin to notice extreme hair fall . The situation in which your hair becomes so thin and the skin of scalp becomes visible.

For many, hair loss comes as a genetic problem which they get from their family.  Men are more affected by genetic hair loss problem. For others, especially the women, this problem occurs due to pollution, use of hard water and wrong products, excessive use of heat products, bad lifestyles, stress and nutritional deficiencies.

In most cases, you can control your hair fall problem simply by reversing the bad habits. Like taking enough foods of great nutritional value, minimizing the use of heat products and following proper hair care routines.

Apart from these prevention measures, you may also need to use homemade tropical remedies that are natural and easy to make.

From the simple kitchen remedies, you can make such useful and effective home remedies that will help you to treat your hair loss problem to greater extent.

Here are 10 DIY and natural home remedies that will help you to control hair fall quite effectively.


Fenugreek Seeds Paste

Highly effective against hair fall, fenugreek paste will also help to remove your dandruff and make your hair soft and silky.

You will Need

  • Fenugreek Seeds – 1 cup
  • Water –  A full bowl


  1. Take one cup of fenugreek seeds and soak them in a bowl of water for overnight.
  2. In the morning, grind the soaked seeds to make paste.
  3. Apply this paste thoroughly on hair and scalp.
  4. Massage for few minutes and wear shower cap.
  5. Leave for an hour and rinse with shampoo,
  6. Do this twice a week for best results.


Aloe Vera Gel

Loaded with health benefits, aloe vera gel is also effective in treating hair loss. It moisturizes scalp and promotes hair growth.

You Need

  • Aloe vera gel or aloe vera juice.


  1. Take aloe vera gel or its juice according to your hair length and apply evenly on hair and scalp.
  2. Leave for 30 minutes and rinse with lukewarm water.
  3. Do this thrice a week.


Onion Juice

Highly loaded with sulfur content, onion juice improves the blood circulation in scalp and strengthen hair follicles.

You Need

  • Onion juice
  • Olive oil


  1. Take onion juice and olive in the ratio 2:1 respectively.
  2. Mix them well and apply on scalp and hair.
  3. Leave for 30 minutes and rinse with lukewarm water.
  4. Shampoo next day.
  5. Do this twice a week.


Oil Massage

Oil massage is very necessary for healthy and strong hair. It benefits your hair in many ways. It improves blood circulation, penetrates deep into the hair roots and makes hair follicles healthy.

You need

  • Olive Oil
  • Rosemary oil – few drops


  1. Take olive oil as per your hair length and add few drops of rosemary oil. Mix them well and heat at low temperature to make the mixture lukewarm.
  2. Now massage your scalp with this warm oil mixture with the help of fingertips.
  3. Wear shower cap and leave for few hours.
  4. Rinse and shampoo.
  5. Repeat this twice or thrice a week.



Hibiscus is a natural herb that has been very effective for hair. It also cures split ends and removes dandruff.

You Need

  • Hibiscus flowers – 10
  • Coconut oil – 2 cups


  1. Add 10 hibiscus flowers in two cups of coconut oil and heat it at low temperature.
  2. After 10-15 minutes, strain the oil and when it becomes lukewarm, apply on hair and scalp.
  3. Massage for few minutes and leave for an hour.
  4. Rinse with shampoo.
  5. Apply once a week.


Egg White

Egg is rich in protein and other minerals and vitamins. Its very good for the health of hair as hair itself is made up of protein.

You need

  • Egg Whites – 2
  • Olive Oil – 2 tbsp


  1. Take whites of two eggs and mix them with two tbsp of olive oil to make uniform consistency.
  2. Apply this thoroughly on your head and wear shower cap.
  3. Leave for 30-40 minutes and rinse with shampoo.
  4. Repeat every week.


Indian Gooseberry (Amla)

Indian gooseberry or popularly known as amla is very famous for its hair care benefits. It is rich in Vitamin C and Iron contents. It prevents hair fall and stimulates hair growth.

You Need

  • Gooseberry juice- fresh
  • Coconut oil


  1. Extract the juice of fresh gooseberries and mix it with coconut oil in the same ratio.
  2. Apply it thoroughly on hair and scalp.
  3. Leave for an hour and rinse with shampoo.
  4. It will stimulate the hair growth and improve the texture of hair.
  5. Repeat once a week.


Coconut Milk

Coconut milk also contain Protein and other vitamins needed for healthy hair.

You Need

  • Coconut Milk


  1. Take coconut milk from the market and apply it on wet hair.
  2. Massage it well on hair roots and leave for an hour.
  3. Rinse with normal water.
  4. Shampoo next day.
  5. Repeat twice a week.


Vitamin E Oil Massage

Vitamin E oil deeply nourishes the hair and makes it strong from the roots. It cures hair fall and prevents it from further falling.

You Need

  • Vitamin E capsules – 8-10


  1. Take 8-10 vitamin E capsules or the quantity according to your hair length.
  2. Open the capsules and take out the oil.
  3. Take the oil on your palms and begin to massage your head with it.
  4. Massage gently on hair roots with your fingertips in circular motion so that oil may get absorbed easily.
  5. Leave for 2 hours and rinse with shampoo.
  6. Do this twice or thrice a week.


Henna and Mustard Oil

Henna is usually seen as an ingredient to color the hair. But it’s very good in stimulating the hair growth and controlling the hair loss.

You Need

  • Henna powder – 60 grams
  • Mustard Oil – 250 ml


  1. Boil 60 grams of henna powder in 250 ml of mustard oil at low temperature.
  2. After boiling about 20 minutes, strain the mixture with the help of muslin cloth.
  3. Store the strained oil in airtight jar.
  4. Every time Before your apply, shake the jar well and take the oil on your palms.
  5. Apply this on your head thoroughly and massage for few minutes.
  6. Leave for an hour and rinse with shampoo.
  7. Do this thrice a week.


All the remedies are tried and tested. They will do wonders if you follow them properly. Select any one of them and begin to apply.

Continue to use for few months and see how they work for you.

Beside applying these remedies, also improve your nutrition. Drink plenty of water. Avoid unnecessary stress and practice exercise every day.


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