Multani mitti is a mild, yet effective cleanser that removes impurities from your hair. This makes it an ideal hair pack for people with oily scalps as it helps clean your hair without drying out the natural oils. People sometimes use multani mitti as an alternative to commercial shampoo.
Amazing Benefits of Multani Mitti for Hair
Multani mitti or fuller’s earth is an amazing product packed with minerals that have numerous benefits.
1. Improves Blood Circulation
Depending on how it is used, fuller’s earth can be an extremely effective and potent ingredient to improve blood circulation. Better blood circulation means healthier and fuller hair. It also means better hair growth. Better blood circulation also means less hair fall and fewer bald spots.
2. Protects the Scalp
Most hair packs and shampoos are used as cleansers. Multani mitti is a very mild cleanser that not only purifies the scalp of germs and bacteria, but also protects the scalp. The mildness of fuller’s earth makes sure you safeguard the skin on your scalp instead of damaging it like some chemical products do. The minerals in this product ensure your scalp is not just clean but also hydrated and healthy. It prevents flaky scalp, dandruff and dry/ itchy scalp issues.
3. Conditions the Hair
A great benefit of this type of natural ingredient is that it naturally cleans and conditions your hair. This means you utilize less product on your hair, thus protecting it. Multani mitti can be your shampoo and conditioner if used with the right combination of ingredients. For those with curly hair, this means less frizzy hair and more soft and balanced curls. It also means less dandruff and a healthier scalp. Fuller’s earth is also extremely good for your hair because it conditions your hair in a balanced manner. This means hydrating a dry scalp but also absorbing the excess oil from your oily scalp or hair.
4. Safe for Hair Straightening
As far as organic products for hair straightening go, this is the best one available. Not only does it nourish your hair, but it also safely protects the roots while straightening your hair. Make your own Multani mittihair pack for hair straightening as store bought ones can contain other harmful ingredients. How to do that is below. The great part about using this to straighten your hair is that you can comfortably return to curls later with no harm being done to the roots or tips of your hair.
5. Strengthens Follicles
The rich mineral content of Multani Mitti not just promises a healthier scalp, but it also works to nourish and protect the hair itself. It hydrates dry hair but also works from the roots and strengthens the follicles of your hair. So the weak and fine hair you may face when using harsher ingredients is no longer a concern. Multani mitti also works to help improve stronger hair growth.
How to use multani mitti for hair
Multani mitti is being used in many ways for many years to enhance the health of hair. Multani mitti provide a synergistic efficacy for strong, healthy and glowing hair and hair loss. The following are various mixtures of multani mitti.
1. Multani Mitti For Hair Fall
- 8 teaspoon multani mitti
- 1 teaspoon black Papper powder
- 1 cup plain yogurt
How This Works?
Multani mitti is mixed with curd and black papper to reduce hair loss. Black pepper enhances blood circulation. 8 teaspoons multani mitti is mixed with one teaspoon black pepper powder and one cup yogurt. After mixing well, apply the mixture on the hair. Leave the mixture for 30 to 45 minutes and wash well with warm water.
2. Multani Mitti for Dry Hair
- Multani mitti (approximately 50 gm)
- 5 tablespoons of curd
- 8-9 tablespoon of lemon juice
How This Works?
With the help of your hands, place the mixture on the hair and scalp. For about 1 to 2 hours leave the mixture on the hair and wash the hair with warm water. If necessary, you can apply shampoo on the hair to remove excess multani mitti or any smell.
3. Multani Mitti pack for Oily Hairs
- 2 tablespoons of Multani mitti
- 2 tablespoon of Reetha powder
How This Works?
Add enough water to get a good mixture. Apply the mixture on the hair and scalp and leave it for 5 minutes or until the color of the paste is completely changed or dry. Wash dry paste with warm water well with hair and scalp.
4. Multani Mitti pack for Dandruff
- 2 teaspoons of soaked Methi
- 1 teaspoon of Lemon juice
- 4 tablespoon Multani Mitti
How This Works?
Mix well and apply the mixture on hair and scalp and let it dry for 40-50 minutes. Then wash the hair and scalp well with warm water or shampoo. To effectively remove dandruff, this hair pack should be repeated three times a week for at least 2 months.