Grow beautiful hair with garlic
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Garlic could end your hair loss problems because of its high levels of allicin, a sulfur compound similar to that found in onions, which were found to effectively treat hair loss, according to a study in the Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology. (These are the 7 reasons your hair might be falling out.) Rub sliced cloves of garlic on your scalp, squeezing as you go for the most benefit. You can also infuse oil with garlic and massage it into your scalp. In addition to preventing hair loss, using garlic like this also acts as one of the most effective dandruff remedies out there.
Garlic clears acne
It might not be a main ingredient in your drugstore acne medication, but garlic may help banish unsightly blemishes. Its antioxidants kill bacteria, so try rubbing a sliced clove of garlic on the pimple. Garlic has been shown to potentially help with other skin issues, such as psoriasis and fungal infections. Don’t miss these 13 surprising home remedies for acne.