If there was a magic potion that would take away all your hair problems and completely transform the health of your hair, wouldn’t you use it right away? Before start looking high and low for this magic potion, let us tell you that it’s not a potion but an herb. Indian gooseberry or Amla can benefit hair in multiple ways, right from controlling hair fall to reducing dandruff this potent ingredient can be very effective in adding lustre to lifeless hair. Here’s how to do it...

Amla oil
 

Amla oil

Massaging your scalp with Amla oil can strengthen hair follicles and reduce hair fall. This also improves blood circulation, stimulates the scalp and promotes hair growth. Its anti-bacterial properties keep dandruff and itchy scalp at bay. Warm the oil a bit before application, do this twice a week.

Amla and yogurt hair mask
 

Amla and yogurt hair mask

A hair strengthening mask, this Amla and yogurt mask will change your mane game like no other. Take two teaspoons of Amla powder and add warm water to it to form a paste. Now add a teaspoon of honey and 2 teaspoons of yogurt, mix well and apply on hair. Let stay for 30 minutes and wash off with warm water.

Amla hair tonic
 

Amla hair tonic

Applying fresh Amla juice to the roots of your hair boosts collagen levels and improves hair growth. Massage the juice in your scalp for about 5 minutes and let stay for 10 minutes. Wash off with a mild shampoo and lukewarm water.

Amla hair wash
 

Amla hair wash

Premature hair greying is a common problem among adults. Amla is an herbal supplement that can reverse greying hair as well as restore shine to dull and dry hair. Take a few pieces of Amla and its juice, add some water and boil it for 30 minutes. Let this water cool down and then strain it to remove solid particles. Use this concoction to wash your hair.