On your next run to the grocery store, don't forget to stock up on some of these hair friendly foods that are good on the inside and some good on the outside for a good ole' homemade hair mask. Here are 5 hair friendly foods. If you know of anymore good hair foods, share in the comments below. Love you.
Tomatoes not only make your favorites dishes taste better but they are also good for your skin and hair if applied topically. They are rich in vitamins and minerals such as A, B, C, and E that are essential for your hair growth. Tomatoes reduce your hair fall, add shine to the strands and help fight dandruff.
Avocado is a great source of biotin, and adding this B-complex vitamin back into the diet may help hair to grow more healthily. A study found that minerals in avocado oil, including potassium and magnesium, may seal cuticle cells, which can help hair look smooth and shiny and prevent it from breaking.
Berries are loaded with beneficial compounds and vitamins that may promote hair growth. This includes vitamin C, which has strong antioxidant properties. Also, the body uses vitamin C to produce collagen, a protein that helps strengthen hair to prevent it from becoming brittle and breaking.
Spinach is a healthy green vegetable that's loaded with beneficial nutrients like folate, iron, and vitamins A and C, all of which may promote hair growth. Vitamin A helps the skin glands produce sebum. This oily substance helps moisturize the scalp to keep hair healthy.
Did you know that sweet potatoes are a rich source or iron, copper, potassium, magnesium and beta-carotene. Beta-carotene aids cell growth, prevent hair thinning and can even reduce dullness in hair. Potassium and magnesium content in sweet potatoes make them great for high blood pressure patients.
Try these and let me know what you think. Also, share any other hair friendly foods that you love below in the comments. Love you!