Most herbs are beneficial to our bodies in more than one way. When it comes to hair growth, I have found several herbs have the most impact not in faster growth per say but in mitigating circumstances that cause sluggish growth.
Before we can go about developing an herb-based hair regimen or start using herbs in any way, it’s important to understand what herbs are and how they are used internally and externally. The word “herb” simply refers to a useful part of a plant.
Akin to many Ayurvedic herbs, brahmi is used both medicinally and for hair. Bacopa Monnieri and Bocopa Monniera are the scientific names used for Brahmi. And depending on your location, waterhyssop and thyme leafed gratiola are other common names for Brahmi.
Thanks to a ton of chemistry lessons (thank you Khan Academy), I have demystified the essence of making soap. Saponification, the process of soap making, is simply a chemical reaction between a base and an acid, which results in a salt (soap),
4C is the epitome of tangle-prone textures… well at least I think mine is. On the other hand, 4C makes up for that troublesome nature by being the most versatile and unique of all textures. In the interest of keeping as much of my hair as I grow each month (slightly over a quarter inch),