Amla has been a part of Indian medicine through ages for its amazing health, hair, and skin benefits. Amla or Indian gooseberry is a rich source of vitamin C and this makes it a great ingredient for your hair. You don't actually need expensive hair treatment to get healthy and strong hair. Using homemade amla oil can help you get beautiful hair you always wished for. Amla can be used to treat different hair problems. like hair fall, dandruff, split ends, dryness among others. First, let's quickly take you through the benefits of using amla for your hair:

Makes Your Hair Stronger

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Amla helps in strengthening the roots of your hair. If you have thin hair then amla oil is the perfect oil for you. It prevents hair thinning. It makes your hair stronger and healthier. 

Keeps Dandruff At Bay

Another common hair problem women face today is dandruff. Amla is a rich source of vitamin C and antioxidants. One major cause behind dandruff is an itchy scalp and amla treats this and keeps dandruff at bay. Regular application of amla oil prevents dandruff. Don't Miss Dandruff? Try These 5 Homemade Remedies To Get Rid Of It Quickly

Prevent Hair Greying

Are you really worried seeing those grey hair strands? Amla oil is the solution for you. Using amla oil regularly helps you prevent premature graying of hair. Amla is rich in iron and it keeps your hair black. 

Saves You From Fungal Infections

amla oil for hair

Amla oil is really beneficial in fighting fungal infections. It fights the fungal growth in the scalp and keeps your scalp clean. It also reduces the itchiness. Applying amla oil regularly is great for your scalp health. 

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Conditions Your Hair

Because of its antioxidant properties, amla oil works well to condition your hair. It makes your hair shiny and smooth. It gives your hair a protect layer and this makes your hair healthier. Well conditioned hair look neat and are more manageable. 

While amla oil can be easily purchased online, you can also try making it at home. Preparing amla oil is no task. You can easily prepare it at home. 

How To Make Amla Oil?

Do you have fresh amlas at home? You can prepare fresh amla oil using fresh amlas in just 5 minutes. Start grating amla and extract its juice. Now mix this juice with coconut oil. Your fresh oil is ready. Massage this oil on your hair and keep it for 1-2 hours. Wash off with lukewarm water. This oil will leave your hair healthier and shinier. 

You can also prepare amla oil using dried amlas. Blend amlas into a powder and then mix this powder with coconut oil. Heat coconut oil and amla powder. Let the mix cool and your amla oil is ready. 

Make sure that you apply amla oil on your hair properly. Massage it well on the scalp till it gets absorbed properly. 

Do try making this oil at home and share the results with us! For more haircare related stories, stay tuned to HerZindagi.