The herbs are each day more and more in use in the treatments of many different diseases, since the population has finally acknowledged all the benefits the herbal remedies can provide. Unlike the conventional treatments with the artificial medications, which can lead to some negative possible side effect, the herbal remedies are completely natural, so the negative consequences happen very rarely. However, the problem is that the people often try the natural remedies only if or when some traditional therapy with the synthetic medical products fails to help. So, the good advice is to use the herbal remedies if only being prone to be affected by some disease and as the basis of the general health care.
So, when we talk about the general health care, there are a lot of the herbal remedies designed for dealing with the skin troubles, hence also its derivatives, which are the nails and the hair. Actually, besides the skin, the remedies for enhancing the hair quality are the most common, because one of the musts in the concept of beauty since the dawn of times is healthy looking hair. Nevertheless, besides taking a good care of the health of the hair in general, by the use of the herbal remedies, lately, there have been a lot of the researches which have shown that certain herbs can actually speed up the process of the hair growth.
The beneficial herbal remedies
For example, one of the most effective remedies for this purpose is the one based on ginkgo, which is already well known for its benefits to the overall health and the entire organism. The reason is simple; this herb enhances the better blood flow and, therefore, helps the faster growth of the hair. Besides this herb, also beneficial is the horsetail, because of its ingredient, called silica, which speeds up the growth of the hair and the nails. This herb, however could be used both: orally, in the form of the tea from it, and topically, by washing the hair and massaging the scalp with the essence in the supplementary form, previously diluted with water or shampoo.
Apart from these, the oils are usually more suitable to some individuals, since they need to be put on the scalp and they are very good massaging agents. So, the most successful for the better growth of hair are the oil extracted from birch (also improves the hair quality) and the oil extracted from the root of the burdock. The latter of the two is as well known for its detoxifying properties and which is why it is useful for preventing the hair loss, too.