Most of the people know about fennel seeds, at least people from Asian country. People use fennel seeds for cooking and medicinal uses. But are you aware of it’s benefits? Well, I guess most of us don’t, including me that it was so much beneficial for health, skin and hairs. Let’s discuss on the benefits of Fennel Seeds for Hairs and Skin.
You can find the benefits of fennel seeds in the previous post. The following will be the few uses of fennel seeds for skin and hairs..
1) Fennel Seed Skin Toner:
Take a handful of fennel seeds and add it to boiling water. The solution should be cold down. Then, add a few drops of fennel essential oil to the mixture. Filter it. Dab it on your face with the help of cotton as many times as you can throughout the day. Your skin feels thoroughly refreshed
2) Fennel Seed Steam Facial:
Add 1 tsp of fennel seeds to one liter of boiling water. Lean over it and cover your head and neck with a towel for 5 minutes. Let your facial skin benefit from the fennel steam to make it look clean and radiant. This can be done twice a week to clean the pores and make your skin glow.
3) Fennel Seed Face Mask:
Prepare fennel seed infusion by adding a spoon of fennel seeds to half a cup of boiling water. Wait for 30 minutes and add the solution to a spoon of oatmeal and spoon of honey. Make a smooth batter and apply it on your face. Leave it on for 20 minutes. Wash off with lukewarm water.
4) For Slim Face:
Just chew fennel seeds every day almost every time this chewing process is like exercise for face slimming. Fennel seeds is also good for weight loss. So try it. I have tried these myself and I daily use fennel seeds for my skin, hairs and food.
Some of the best known benefits that you expect your hair to reap from fennel seeds are as follows:
2.Treat itchiness and bumps on the scalp.
3.Prevent hair breakage.
4.Treat shredding of hair strands.
1) Fennel Seeds Tea:
Prepare fennel seeds tea by boiling 3 tablespoon of fennel seeds in 1 cup of water (Approximately 500 Ml or according to your hairs length. Mine are short so I use 250 ML). After boiling the fennel seeds tea, sieve it. Rinse out your hairs with fennel seeds tea after shampooing/conditioning. See our first post for a detailed method.
2) Fennel Seeds and Vinegar:
Boil 1 cup of water. Pour it over a spoon of crushed fennel seeds placed in a small bowl. Wait for 30 minutes. After that, add a spoon of vegetable glycerin and apple cider vinegar. Now the solution is to be filtered. You may use cheesecloth for the purpose. Use it on your hair and scalp. Massage it in and wait for some time. Rinse it off. The best part is that this tonic can even be stored in a glass container for weeks.