You can, Yes! you can dream and hope for long hair faster, however you cannot fulfill this dream of growing hip-length hair overnight. Growing long hair takes a lot of care and patience. Hair normally grows a maximum of half an inch a month, although there are some simple hacks that can speed up this process a little. It can only grow faster if its healthy and nourished from the roots.
Many of us suffer from slow hair growth or no growth at all. But you don’t have to worry as we are summing up some of the most unusual yet effective hacks to grow your hair long faster.
Grow Hair While Sleeping
Do you know that hair grows the most while sleeping? Yes you heard me right. Hair grows the most while sleeping. Lets see how you can help hair grow long faster while sleeping.
To help hair grow faster while sleeping, start coming your hair thoroughly before going to bed. Brushing or Combing your hair acts as an exercise for your scalp. It increases the blood circulation in the scalp, moreover provides nutrition to hair follicles by increasing blood supply. As a result of this exercise, you hair will get the nourishment and will grow long faster.
Braiding hair before bed is a common traditional practice to grow hair long faster in an Asian culture. When the hair is left loose and all over the bed, it breaks and become tangled. Hence, tie your hair in a loose braid before going to bed. This will prevent your hair from breakage and falling, hence the hair will grow long faster.
Get A Silk Pillowcase
If your hair is all tangled up and broken when you wake up, your cotton pillowcase could be a culprit. Cotton has a rough surface, on the contrary, silk has a softer surface that doesn’t cause friction with your hair. Therefore, switch to a silk pillow case instead. It won’t cause friction, thus, no damage and split ends. Hair will be healthy, hence, the hair will grow long faster.
Lowering Your Head
When you lie on your bed, lower your head from the bed for 5 to 10 minutes. Lowering your head will increase fresh blood supply to your scalp, as a result, your hair will grow long faster. You can even massage your scalp with a warm oil, while lowering your head. This will increase the blood circulation in your scalp and will provide the maximum nourishment to the hair follicles.
Stop Wrapping Your Hair in a Towel
Wrapping your hair in a towel after washing your hair will cause it to break. Wet hair is more vulnerable to breakage and tend to break easily. Weight of the towel pulls the hair from the roots, hence it breaks. So next time you wash your hair, just pat it dry with a towel and let it air-dry.
Tight Hairstyles Yes or a No
Avoid tight hairstyles. Hair strand is pulled by tight braids, buns, or any such kind of accessories which causes stress on the hair follicles. Hair follicles holds an individual strand of hair on the scalp. The hair should be tied in loose hairstyles so that there is not damage caused to the hair follicles. Your daily tight hairstyles could lead to hair loss. Eventually, these styles can even cause permanent damages to the hair follicles. Therefore, let go of the tight hairstyles and opt for looser ones instead. Healthy hair grows long faster.
So, when you feel your hair isn’t growing like you want it to, follow these simple but very effective hair hacks that will help your hair grow long faster.