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Is your hairline pulling a disappearing act on you? Click here for some tips

By Faeza
23 January 2017

MANY women are dealing with the problem of a receding hairline. In severe cases, this can

affect a woman’s confidence levels and quality of life. Harsh chemical treatments, extreme dieting and stress are said to be the biggest causes of this problem.

PREVENTION

¦ Protect your hair at night from rubbing against cotton sheets and breaking by wearing a silk scarf.

¦ Avoid hairstyles that pull your hairline, like a pony or braids.

¦ Wash hair thoroughly to get rid of all the chemicals when relaxing.

¦ Don't use excessive heat or gels that contain too much alcohol as this can lead to hair breakage.

¦ Keep your cleanser or toner away from your hairline. The alcohol in these products can damage your hairline.

¦ Live a healthy lifestyle and eat food rich in protein to promote hair growth.

RECEDING HAIRLINE REMEDIES

Castor oil and lemon essential oil Apply castor oil to the scalp to help stop hair loss and re-grow hair. Below are the steps:

? Combine eight teaspoons of castor oil and one teaspoon of lemon

essential oil in a container.

? Massage the liquid onto the scalp for two minutes.

? Leave the mixture on for 10 to 15 minutes before rinsing with cool water and washing with a mild shampoo.

? Repeat this treatment daily until you see an improvement. Egg treatment The high-protein content in eggs makes them one of the best home remedies for hair growth. Below are the steps:

? Wash your hair with shampoo.

? Beat two to three eggs in a bowl.

? Cover your hair from root to tips

with the egg mixture.

? Rinse with cool water after five

minutes.