Three home remedies to cure pattern baldness or hair loss

Anam Shahid Oct 14 2015

There are many names to it. Doctors call it alopecia, people call it hair-fall and you call it your arch nemesis. Yes, I am talking about baldness, the enemy which has sworn not to leave your side. However, whatever term or name you want to refer this serious pattern baldness to, the uncovered patches on your head absolutely don’t look great.

On the off chance that you are a male, your odds are much higher than women to suffer from baldness. On the other hand, if you’re the type of person that is very care free and a happy-go-lucky by nature, who doesn’t give much attention to baldness, then you are one to follow. You don’t have to do anything. After all, baldheadedness is not something which is life undermining or that can cause devastation in your life.

Numerous individuals live joyfully with their hair loss, some even start to experience hair loss in their 20s. In any case, if you are not such a man and get cognizant about thin things peeping out of your wonderful hair, you will step by step run low on self-esteem when in public. For you, it is an unquestionable requirement to dispose off your hair loss problem. There are abundant medicines, costly ones as well, to cure your hair sparseness yet when you can do this with the simple and modest home cures, why spend such a large amount of cash?

Here, I’ll give you many viable home-grown solutions for hair loss that you can pick out and apply according to your benefit.


Olive oil is a great remedy for all types of hair loss prevention, including baldness. You may use olive oil for baldness cure in one of many ways mentioned here.

Make olive oil hair pack

You will need:

  • Olive oil – As per your hair, less for short hair, more for long hair
  • Honey – 1 to 2 tsp
  • Cinnamon powder – 1 tsp


  • Warm the olive oil.
  • Add honey and cinnamon powder and mix well.
  • Apply it on your scalp and hair.
  • Leave for about 15-20 minutes.
  • Wash with mild shampoo.
  • Do it twice or thrice a week.

Use olive oil with cumin seeds

You will need:

  • Olive oil – Half a cup
  • Cumin seeds – 1 tsp


  • Take the olive oil.
  • Add cumin seeds in it.
  • Leave for 10-15 minutes.
  • Rub this oil on your bald patches gently for 5-10 minutes.

You can even store olive oil mixed with cumin in a bottle and use it daily for faster results.

Overnight olive oil treatment

If you are thinking that your bald patches will vanish in a night, you are wrong. You have to leave the oil in your hair overnight. That’s it. Massage your scalp every night with olive oil before going to bed and wash off next morning. Don’t forget to place a towel on your pillow though to save it from getting oily!


Fenugreek (methi) has long been used for baldness treatment. There are two ways to use this spice for your hair loss problem.

Fenugreek Paste

  • Take 1-2 tablespoons of fenugreek seeds
  • Grind them to make a paste.
  • Apply this paste on your bald patches.
  • Leave it there for about an hour.
  • Wash off with water.
  • Repeat twice or thrice a week.

Fenugreek in Coconut Oil/Castor Oil

You will need:

  • Fenugreek seeds – 1 teaspoon
  • Coconut oil – enough for your hair


  • Heat the coconut/castor oil.
  • Add fenugreek seeds in it and fry it for a couple of minutes.
  • Let it cool if it’s summer, otherwise strain the oil when it is still warm. In winters, coconut oil tends to get in solid form.
  • Rub this oil gently on your scalp and hair.
  • Massage gently in circular motions to help the oil reach the hair roots.
  • Leave for half an hour.
  • Wash off with mild shampoo.

It’s better to massage your hair with this oil twice or thrice a week before you take shower.


Henna is a fabulous herb that has been used since ages for conditioning hair. Mixed with mustard oil, henna can also cure your baldness.

You will need:

  • Henna leaves- 100 gm
  • Mustard oil – 250 gm


  • Boil the mustard oil.
  • Add henna leaves and let it boil for some more time.
  • Cool it down.
  • Strain and store in an airtight bottle.
  • Massage your scalp and hair with this oil every day.

So there you have it. You can use these home-remedies and say goodbye to falling and balding patterns. Try them for yourself and feel the difference!

Anam Shahid

Anam Shahid:

Anam has always been fond of writing and fiddling with words which allows her to not only express herself but pass them beyond. Graduating as a media student at ICMS, creativity comes to her pieces on its own.