Black Cumin Seed oil is extracted from its seeds. People say that Cleopatra used this oil to get beautiful skin and hair. Black Cumin Seed oil contains palmitic acid, stearic acid, myristc acid, thymoquinone, crystalline nigellone, Vitamin B2, B1, B3, oleic acid, linoleic acid, iron, folate, zinc and copper. Pretty long list. This highly nutritional oil is being used since ages in various health remedies. Due to these nutritional values it is used in various hair oil formulations and remedies as well. Black Cumin Seed oil helps to strengthen the hair follicles and prevent it from breakage. Hence it is best to control the hair fall and to promote the healthy hair growth. Apart from using as a regular oil to massage your hair you can also use it various remedies to control the hair fall. Lets have a look at those remedies.
1. Black Cumin Seed Oil With Lemon:
First Apply the fresh lemon juice on your scalp with cotton and massage for a minute. Let it work for 15 to 20 minutes. Wash hair with your regular shampoo and let it dry. Once done massage the warm Black cumin seed oil into your scalp and hair. Keep it over night and shampoo your hair again next day to remove the oil. This remedy helps to control the hair fall with several usages.
2. Black Cumin Seed Oil With Apple Cider Vinegar:
For this remedy you need a tablespoon of olive oil, two tablespoon of Black Cumin Seed oil and one tablespoon of Apple Cider Vinegar. First Heat the Olive oil and Black cumin seed oil together. Once cool down add Apple Cider Vinegar to it to get a smoother solution. Now Massage your hair and scalp with this mixture for few minutes. Allow it to work for an hour. Follow with with your regular shampoo.
3. Black Cumin Seed Oil With Henna:
This remedy works on partial baldness as well with consistent usage. Make a smooth paste with two tablespoons of Henna powder, two tablespoons of Black Cumin Seed and five tablespoons of Apple Cider Vinegar. Spread this mixture on your scalp and massage gently. Keep it for an hour and wash it off with shampoo and cold water. Apart from hair fall this remedy works on damages hair as well.
4. Black Cumin Seed Oil With Olive Oil:
You can use this remedy for dandruff as well. Make a hair mask with one tablespoon of Black cumin seed oil, three tablespoons of olive oil and three tablespoons of henna powder. Apply on your scalp as well as on your hair. Wash afterwards with normal water and shampoo after an hour. This mask would help you to reduce the dandruff and combat hair fall as well. Black cumin seed oil contains anti bacterial, anti inflammatory and anti fungal properties. Hence it works well on scalp itchiness and dandruff.
5. Black Cumin Seed With Peppermint Oil:
Are you suffering from hair thinning along with hair fall? Then this remedy is for you. You can prepare an oil by using two tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil, one tablespoon of black cumin seed oil and few drops of peppermint essential oil. Heat up the mixture of these three ingredients and store in the dark amber bottle. Keep this bottle at a cool and dry place. Massage you hair regularly with this oil to thicken the hair follicles and control the hair fall.