Rice water to grow hair fast

Have you ever wondered how to use rice water  for hair growth?

Or have you ever wondered how rice water even makes hair grow? Then this post is for you, read on!

WHAT IS RICE WATER?

Rice water is the starchy water derived from rice when it has been soaked or boiled.

Women in China, Japan and South Asia have used rice water to grow their hair for centuries, and it has helped them grow lush, beautiful hair.

HOW DOES RICE WATER MAKE HAIR GROW?

As we all know rice is a carbohydrate, so how can rice water actually grow hair?

Rice water contains many vitamins and minerals. A few are,

  • Antioxidants
  • Vitamins B
  • Vitamin E

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF RICE WATER?

  • Rice water de-tangles the hair
  • Rice water strengthens the hair
  • Rice water makes hair smoother
  • Rice water makes hair grow longer
  • Makes hair shinier
  • Reduces split ends
  • Cures dandruff
  • removes lice
  • Repairs hair damages

HOW TO MAKE RICE WATER

There are three main ways to make rice water they are:

SOAKING

  • Take 1/2 cup of rice
  • Rinse the rice
  • Add 2 to 3 cups of water to the rice
  • Cover it
  • Let it soak for 30 minutes

FERMENTING

  • TAKE 1/2 cup or rice
  • Rinse to remove dirt
  • Put rice in an air tight container
  • Add 2 to 3 cups of water
  • Cover the container
  • Leave for 24-48 hours
  • To make it ferment even faster you can put in the sun
  • Drain the water for use after allotted time has passed
  • P.S this is the method I use always

BOILING

  • Take 1/2 cup of rice
  • Rinse the rice
  • put it in a pot and add two cups of water
  • Put it on fire
  • Reduce the flame and make sure it doesn’t cook
  • Just let it boil
  • Remove it after 5 minutes

WAYS TO USE RICE WATER FOR HAIR

RICE RINSE

You can use rice water to rinse your hair after conditioning, just make sure to dilute it with ordinary water first.

RICE WATER AS A CONDITIONER

  • Take a cup of rice water add any scent oil of your choice or not because rice water won’t leave any smell behind.
  • Shampoo your hair and then spray rice water into it
  • Let it sit for 20- 30 minutes
  • While waiting, gently massage your hair and scalp
  • Then rinse out with plain water.

RICE WATER AS A HAIR MASK

  • Take mustard powder and mix it generously with rice water until resulting paste is smooth paste
  • Add scent oil of choice to mixture and mix  well
  • Apply to your scalp, don’t let it run into your hair
  • Leave for 15 to 25 minutes
  • Wash off with shampoo preferably a mild one.

Let me know which method works best for you.

Emma.

 

 

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