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5 Unusual Ways to Get Your Hair Growing Faster

Trying to grow your hair out and not having much success? While there aren't any miracle products that'll give you Rapunzel locks in no time — aside from extensions, of course — there are actually lots of things you can do to optimize your hair growth. So to find out what you can do to get your hair flowing quickly, just keep reading.

  1. Eat more spicy food. Capsaicin, the chemical that makes peppers spicy, has been shown to promote hair growth by mimicking natural human growth factors.
  2. Drink soy milk. The isoflavones in soy are known to increase hair growth.
  3. Take a biotin supplement. If you're not getting enough biotin in your diet, it could be hampering your length. Biotin also naturally occurs in tomatoes, carrots, romaine lettuce, and chard. Make a salad already!
  4. Give yourself a scalp massage. It increases circulation, helping stimulate your hair follicles.
  5. Cut down on your stress. Stress slows down hair growth, among about a million other ill effects. Finding a healthy way to manage it can help speed things back up.

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Carlene3238206 Carlene3238206 3 years
Want to grow hair fast?   • The first hair growth formula is to use Rosemary leaves. Rosemary leaves boiled in water make a perfect addition to your shampoo when you wash your hair. • Hair growth is significantly stimulated by? scalp massages. You need to employ only your fingers here. Use your fingers to knead the scalp in a circular motion, start from the base of the scalp and end at the front of your head   Tips from
Grow-Hair14742948 Grow-Hair14742948 3 years
Supplement with hair vitamins. Hair Vitamins for quicker hair growth are becoming increasingly popular as daily supplements for healthy hair. As a dietary supplement, they give your hair targeted nutrition -- vitamins, minerals, and also a host of critical amino acids -- to not only gain new growth, but to improve physique and life for thin or lifeless hair. Increasing volume gives you a lot more styling ease while making your hair appear thicker and shinier.   Tips from
postmodernsleaze postmodernsleaze 5 years
I took Biotin for a long time, but I have to warn that it causes skin problems in some people. If you are acne-prone, be careful. I took it for over a year and my skin was terrible. I decided the hair growth wasn't worth it. My skin was clearer within a week or so. It's been a few months since I stopped taking it and I haven't had a single breakout (not even around that time of the month).
thenewestyou thenewestyou 5 years
Just tried growing out a short hair cut and it took me almost a year and half to do it. Now, it's long again, but, won't be doing that again anytime soon! Have been shedding a lot of hair lately and biotin supplement seems to be helping as well as Argan oil.
Berzerker Berzerker 5 years
Leg hair? So what, it's called shaving. Anyway, I'm trying to grow out a bad dye job, so this [article] is awesome, thanks!
kohina kohina 5 years
Biotin will speed the growth of leg hair. At least it did for me (so did taking hair growth vitamins that contained lots of B vitamins). It wasn't pretty.
brilliance13 brilliance13 5 years
interesting thanks!!
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