Baby hair on forehead is pretty cute, plus, it indicates that your hair is healthy and growing beautifully. But the hectic lifestyle that many of us is leading, in addition to daily stress, pollution, and many other hair and health-damaging factors might be causing your forehead to start looking broader as its hairs have begun to fall, and this can get worse quickly if you keep neglecting it.
The reasons why your forehead might be losing hair include an unhealthy diet, stressful lifestyle, use of harsh hair products, certain medical conditions, or genetics. But regardless of the cause, you can still stimulate hair growth on the forehead by adopting a balanced diet, being extra gentle when handling your hair, and turning to the healthiest natural ingredients to make homemade hair-growth-boosting masks.
Here’s how to grow out baby hairs easily using 9 of the best natural ingredients out there.
9. Aloe Vera
This incredible plant is your hair’s best buddy. When you start applying aloe vera gel to your hair and scalp regularly, you’ll notice how the excess oil is reduced as your hair begins to feel lighter and healthier. This gel can also help you get rid of dandruff. Here’s how to apply an aloe vera hair mask: It’s pretty simple. Just put enough gel directly on your entire scalp and hair, while making sure to cover your forehead well, then leave it for a while before washing as usual. For the best results, use this mask once a week.
This rich and natural moisturizer is packed with fatty acids and vitamins, which can help stimulate hair growth on the forehead. Yogurt, especially Greek yogurt, balances the pH levels and helps restore your hair and scalp. You can either apply the yogurt directly on your scalp and hair or make a rich hair mask, which includes yogurt, banana, honey, and lemon juice. Here’s how to do it: Mash one ripe medium-sized banana, then add 1 teaspoon of lemon juice, 3 teaspoons of honey, and 1 tablespoon of yogurt. Mix everything well and apply it to your hair. Next, leave the mask on for 30 minutes before washing it off. It’s best to use this hair mask twice a week.
7. Eggs, Olive Oil and Honey
Egg whites are packed with essential vitamins and minerals that nurture and protect your hair, while honey helps strengthen the hair follicles and promote hair growth. As for olive oil, it helps restore damaged hair. To make this rich hair mask, you’ll need 3 tablespoons of olive oil, 2 tablespoons of honey, and two egg whites. Start by mixing the egg whites, then add honey and olive oil. Apply evenly on your scalp and forehead, let it sit for 30 minutes and wash. Re-apply every week.
6. Indian Gooseberry
Indian gooseberry, also called Amla, helps boost hair growth quickly thanks to its antioxidants and vitamin C content that help strengthen the hair follicles and promote healthier hair. For this hair mask, you’ll need equal parts of lemon juice and Indian gooseberry juice. Mix the two ingredients and apply them on your forehead and scalp, then leave it for about three hours before washing it off with your regular hair conditioner. You can apply this mask up to twice a week.
5. Onion Juice
Onion juice is known for its hair growth magic, plus, it also minimizes breakage and thinning of hair and naturally nourishes the hair follicles, scalp, and forehead. To make your onion hair mask, you’ll need three onions and about 15 fresh curry leaves. Chopped and grind the onions to extract the juice, then do the same to the curry leaves. Once you’ve extracted the juices, mix two tablespoons of each ingredient, and apply the mixture to your scalp and forehead. Then try to be patient while you wait for a couple of hours before washing your hair. Apply once or twice a week for the best hair growth results.
4. Spinach Juice
Spinach juice can help you grow hair naturally on the forehead, thanks to its content of omega 3 fatty acids and other important nutrients. For this hair mask, you’ll need about twenty spinach leaves. Wash them and toss them in the blender to extract the juice, then apply it directly to your forehead and scalp using a cotton ball. Allow the mask to sit for at least 30 minutes before washing it off. You can use it once a week, and if you didn’t notice any changes, then try twice a week.
3. Curry Leaves and Hibiscus Flowers
These two ingredients make a fantastic combo to help you grow baby hair on the forehead, prevent your hair from falling, and restore the roots. All you need to do is mix 10 hibiscus flowers with 20 curry leaves in a bowl and grind them into a smooth paste. Then apply the paste on your forehead and leave it until it gets dry (it’ll take about an hour) before washing. Apply this hair mask once per week for the best hair growth results.
To enhance the blood flow in your scalp and maintain the pH balance, which both promote hair growth on the forehead, you’ll only need to apply this hair mask twice or even three times a week. Here’s what you should do: Mix equal parts of camphor and coconut oil, then apply the mixture on your forehead and scalp using gentle circular movements. Let it sit for 60 minutes and wash as usual.
1. Black Pepper and Jojoba Oil
Black pepper and jojoba oil make another powerful combo that promotes natural hair growth. To make your own hair mask using these two widely available and amazing ingredients, mix one-fourth cup of pepper powder and half a cup of jojoba oil and store the mixture in an airtight container for two weeks. Then, drain the oil and apply it on your scalp and forehead, leave for 30 minutes, and wash. It’s best to use this mask twice a week. Note: Whichever hair mask you chose, expect the changes to appear in a month or two of the weekly application.