July 19, 2017
Some people say washing your hair with ginger water can help with hair loss, is it true?
Ginger is warm in nature. It can dispel cold and ladies usually use ginger water to wash their hair during the postpartum confinement month. Using ginger water to wash your hair or rubbing ginger on areas of hair loss can improve blood circulation in the scalp skin. But because ginger’s spiciness, you can over stimulate the skin and cause an allergic reaction too and damage the hair follicles, so it is not recommended. It is best to consult with a Chinese medicine practitioner to identify your body constitution and cause of hair loss then apply appropriate treatments accordingly.