Rice is a popular ingredient,one of the most popular ones that we use in the kitchen probably nowadays.
But did you know that what’s in your pantry can be used to grow your hair? You heard right!!! And rice is ome of the them,if not one of the fastest way to grow your hair in no time.
Growing hair with rice is a popular method that give good results. A lot of youtubers, bloggers claim that this method is crazy good!
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In 2004,According to Guinness World Record, the longest female hair is Xie Qiuping from China with a length of 5.627 metres or 18 feet 5.54 inches. That is crazy right?
As in 2018 too, a 16 year old girl from India has set a new record for the longest hair on a teenager with 5 feet 7 inches.
Now you’re probably thinking how in the world she has so long hair while you’ve been fighting for your whole life probably to get 0.5 inch a year.
Well, most of these people from India and China said they only use chemical free products and wash their hair once a week or so. But what was the most interesting part was the fact that they use rice water to rinse their hair.
Rice water is the cloudy water from rinsing the water the second time it’s left to soak. In fact, Rice water makes hair smooth and shiny, it promotes a healthy scalp and promotes hair growth.
Rice is full of nutrients, minerals and vitamins like amino acids, B vitamins, Vitamin E and antioxidants. And if you’ve been asking what kind of Rice to use, you can use any kind of Rice but brown rice is proven to has more benefits for your hair. Remember though, too much protein is not that good for your hair.
How to do a rice water hair mask?
Take 1/2 cup of boiled rice
Mix it 1/2 banana and 1/2 of avocado
Add some oil of your choice like:
-Grapessed oil(Lightweight oil for low porosity hair, penetrates the hair shaft better)
-Avocado oil(essential fats that grow your hair and repairs damaged hair) https://amzn.to/2Hew3eP
-Castor oil(rejuvenates skin and promotes hair growth) https://amzn.to/3iV8mX0
-Olive oil(repairs damaged hair) https://amzn.to/2FVPEzU
Then you can add some essential oils of your choice like:
-Rosemary essential oil( stimulates hair growth) Get it here
-Peppermint essential oil(stimulates the scalp for healthy hair growth) https://amzn.to/3iVI6LY
-Lavender essential oil(for scalp issues) https://amzn.to/35YVMCz
-Tea tree essential oil(treats dandruff) https://amzn.to/3cnw2Ri
Mix everything in a juicer and put in your hair for 30 mns.
Do it once a week for better results.