Does moringa benefit your hair? 

Everyone is talking about moringa these days! You may have noticed an increase in moringa-related products on the shelves of your local supermarket. Moringa benefits many aspects of your health, and yes that includes even your hair! 

Now, you can say that moringa is just a fad, like the Atkins diet and eating kale, but moringa has been used in health and medicine for centuries! Ayurvedic, a traditional Indian medicinal practice, have been using the healing properties of moringa for a very long time. 

What is moringa? 

Moringa Oleifera, also known as the “drumstick” or the “tree of life” is plant renowned for its powerful healing properties. It is rich in vitamins and minerals, such as vitamin A, B & C, calcium, potassium, iron, and magnesium. 

Moringa is not necessarily a magical antidote to any illness, but the use of moringa is related to reduced risk of illness, improved overall health, and in many cases have improved existing ailments, such as the effects of diabetes, asthma, and high blood pressure. 

Let’s get to the good part: how does moringa benefit the hair? 

Moringa helps to keep your scalp healthy

Moringa contains properties that are both antibacterial and antifungal. This helps with itchiness, eczema and psoriasis. 

Moringa helps to prevent greying

Sometimes, overexposure to free radicals can contribute to greying hair. If you are worried about grey hair, moringa can help to delay the de-pigmentation process. How does it work? Moringa, being high in vitamin C and E, can help reduce the free radicals, thus slowing the process of greying. 

Moringa promotes hair growth and prevents hair loss

The greatest benefit of moringa for hair is that it promotes hair growth, thickness, and also prevents hair loss. 

Let’s have a look at how moringa can do all of that: 

Well, moringa contains some very important vitamins and minerals that are essential for hair growth. These are iron, zinc and vitamin A. 

Iron, for example, is important for delivering oxygen to hair cells. An iron deficiency is often linked with hair loss. 

People also ask: 

How can I use Moringa on my hair?

Hair mask

You can reap the benefits of moringa for hair, by making a moringa hair mask with moringa leaf powder. Leave the mask in your hair for about 10 minutes, after which you can wash it out and then style your hair. 

Add moringa leaf powder to your diet

When you add moringa to your diet, you will begin to see many changes, one of which is healthier hair. 

Using moringa oil in your hair

Simply take our Bellamora Moringa Virgin Dark Oil, apply it to the roots of your hair and massage your scalp, working your way to the ends of your hair. This will leave your hair moisturised and hydrated. 

 Spray moringa tea on your hair

 Make a tea from moringa leaves and spray it onto your hair for hair growth and healthier hair. 

Does Moringa help thinning hair?

Yes! Moringa contains high levels of amino acids, which are also known as the building blocks of cells. Using moringa on areas where hair is thinning can help dormant hair cells to rejuvenate, and thus stimulate hair growth. 

Are you ready for healthier hair? 

You can find our Bellamora Moringa on the “shop” tab on our website. All our products are organic, locally sourced and of the highest quality. What are you waiting for? 

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