Hair loss is a condition familiar to millions of men, and according to the most optimistic estimations, every year it affects up to two more million men around the world. For most of them, hair loss is linked with stresses, a lack of self-confidence, depression, and many other negative things. It is sad to say but hair loss is something close to inevitable for most of men (unlike women who have considerably higher chances to stop hair loss and successfully regrow their hair back), and genetics is to blame. However, it is never recommended to give up and believe that you have no weapons in your hands to fight against the condition. Men of all nations and ages who suffer from hair loss use plenty of special hair care products designed to slow down and possibly stop hair loss. Besides, a great deal of men have reported about using some natural hair loss remedies, including essential oils or special hair loss solutions. Hair masks are one of those, and they are considered quite advantageous due to their effectiveness and availability. Try some of those: see a few hair mask recipes for men offered by an American hair loss specialist.
- Olive oil hair mask. This natural remedy actually involves using two miraculous oils, olive oil and almond oil, which are valued very highly both in skin and hair care. It is also a very simple kind of remedy: all you need to do is mix one teaspoon of olive oil and one teaspoon of almond oil, then apply the mixture to your scalp, massage it gently, and spread the mixture all around your hair. It will be good to keep this mask on your hair for up to 2 hours (you can cover your hair with a piece of cloth, a shower cap, just or a plastic bag), after that you can shampoo your hair with a special anti-hair loss shampoo for men.
- Honey hair mask. Honey is an excellent source of vitamins and minerals essential for our great hair health, that is why it can be used as the main ingredient of hair masks. For this mask, you should mix one table spoon of honey with 1 egg yolk, 3-4 drops of castor oil, and 1 tablespoon of rum. Apply this mask in the same way with olive oil mask, and keep it up to 2 hours on your hair. It can be a little heard to wash honey mask off, so you many be in need of shampooing your hair twice.
- Potato hair mask. This is one of the most popular hair masks for men since it is quite easy to apply it, and all you need to have is one middle sized potato and some aloe vera gel. Grate the potato and squeeze its juice to a small bowl. Ass 1 tablespoon of aloe vera gel, and possibly 1 tablespoon of honey, to maximize the effects. Stir the mixture vigorously to mix all the ingredients well. Then, apply the mask to your scalp and hair, massage your scalp gently, ans leave the mixture on your hair for 1-2 hours. After that, shampoo your hair to remove the mask.
- Onion hair mask. Onion is known as one of the most effective and powerful natural solution for thinning hair. That is why this mask is recommended, though only the strongest men can stand on having onion juice on their hair for as long as 30 minutes. Yes, yes, all you need to do is to extract at least teaspoon or a tablespoon of onion juice (this can be done by blending a small onion and then extracting the juice by putting the blended onion to a sieve cloth. Keep onion mask on your hair as much as you can, and them wash it off with your special anti-hair loss shampoo.