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International Coffee Day: Make this easy, organic hair pack with your favourite brew

You can even use coffee for your hair. Here's how

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | October 1, 2020 1:20:02 pm
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Drinking a cup of coffee can rejuvenate you and help you kickstart your day. But did you know that coffee can also be used for your hair? This International Coffee Day, observed on October 1 every year, we have a special hair mask that will not only help increase the blood circulation in the scalp but also do away with dull hair issues.

Dermatologist Dr Niketa Sonavane recently suggested this easy hair mask using coffee grounds.

Take a look.

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A lot of the patented anti-hair loss and hair growth serums place caffeine high on their ingredient list. . “This is because caffeine increases blood circulation to your scalp and hair follicles,” says the good doctor. “This makes hair grow faster and become stronger, giving you fuller and thicker hair.” . Dull hair can be given a lift with a blast of flavonoid antioxidants that promote regeneration of hair roots. . “The safest way to use coffee to stimulate hair growth and improve hair health is to apply it topically and massage into your hair and scalp.” . Ingredients: . 60gm coffee grounds 240 ml of water Directions . 1. Mix the coffee grounds and water in a glass container and leave it in the refrigerator for 24 hours. 2. Strain the mixture through a double layer of cheesecloth or muslin. 3. Fill this coffee mixture in a spray bottle. You can store it in the fridge for up to 2 weeks. 4. Apply this cold brew coffee daily to the entire scalp and massage for a few minutes. 5. Put on a shower cap and allow it to sit in your hair and scalp for about 20 minutes. 6. Wash and condition your hair as usual. 7. You can also leave your DIY caffeine tonic overnight on your scalp for best results. . Call 9930993600 to book your consultation with me, Dr Niketa. . Online consultation available. . #skincareblog #skingoals #skintreatment #skincarelover #healthyskin #skinrejuvenation #skinglow #skincareblogger #skincarebloggers #clearskin #glowingskin #skincare #skincaretips #skinessentials #skincareroutine #skinclinic #beautifulskin #mumbaiinfluencer #makeupartistmumbai #mumbaimodel #mumbaiblogger #mumbaifashionblogger #navimumbaiblogger #beautybloggersindia #indianbeautybloggers #indianbeautyblogger #beautybloggers #beautyblogging #dermatologist

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“The safest way to use coffee to stimulate hair growth and improve hair health is to apply it topically and massage into your hair and scalp,” she said.

Ingredients

60g – Coffee grounds
240ml – Water

ALSO READ | Five simple ways to add coffee to your skincare routine

Method

*Mix the coffee grounds and water in a glass container and leave it in the refrigerator for 24 hours.
*Strain the mixture through a double layer of cheesecloth or muslin.
*Fill this coffee mixture in a spray bottle. You can store it in the fridge for up to two weeks.
*Apply this cold brew coffee daily to the scalp and massage for a few minutes.
*Put on a shower cap and allow it to sit on your hair and scalp for about 20 minutes.
*Wash and condition your hair as usual.
*You can also leave the DIY caffeine tonic overnight on your scalp for best results, she said.

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