Acupressure Points For Hair Growth

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Acupressure is an ancient technique that can help to stop scalp baldness, help with new hair growth and help stop hair loss. The condition of the hair is associated with the condition of one’s blood and how well the adrenal glands are functioning. If you want healthy hair, you will need to have a healthy supply of fresh blood to the scalp and the hair tips. Diet exercise and massage stimulates the blood circulation and helps to bring oxygen and fresh blood to the hair and the scalp. Detoxifying helps to stop and reverse the loss of hair.

acupressure points for hair growth

Regular massage of the scalp will help to stop the radical hair loss and will help new hair grow. The scalp massage done helps to increase the blood circulation to the scalp. This blood brings nutrients which help in hair growth. Stress and tension of everyday life reduces the blood circulation to the hair follicles and the scalp oil and the dead skin may stop the natural hair growth.

Massaging the scalp will rectify these problems and help to regulate natural hair growth. Using special oils to massage the hair with helps with new hair growth. The oils like cedar wood, Bay, grape seed, jojoba, grapefruit, lemon, lavender, rosemary, thyme and neem essential oils have anti bacterial and detoxifying properties. They help to stimulate hair growth and help to revitalize the dead scalp cells.

In order to help stimulate the hair growth, you need to massage the scalp and the head for five to ten minutes daily. After a general massage, an acupressure massage should be done with these points. These points if massaged helps to stop hair loss and help renew hair growth. GV 12, LI 1, GV 14, LU 7, GV 20, LU 6, B 13 and LU 9. There are some of the most important and most recommended acupressure points that requires good amount of pressure to make the hair grow longer and also relive you from temporary muscle aches.

Best Acupressure Points For Hair Growth:

These few acupressure points if stimulated will help combat hair loss:

1. Paihui:

Paihui is the point that is located on the top of the head. This is responsible for blood circulation to the head and helps in hair growth. This is the place where the nose extension meets the extension of the ear. To stimulate Paihui, you need to take 10 toothpicks. Bundle them together with a rubber band. Stimulate the Paihui for ten minutes. Then move on to the hair follicles. Massage the head uniformly and be gentle so you don’t damage the hair.

2. Head Massage Paihui:

To do this massage technique, you need to push the Paihui with the five fingers of your hand in a massage way. Pressure should be put in a vertical position. Massage the head uniformly and be gentle so you don’t damage the hair. This method also increases blood circulation in head that support to promoting hair regrowth.

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3. Reflexology Massage:

In this, a reflexology massage is integrated with an acupressure massage. For this technique, you need to massage the hands and wrists vigorously. Running the fingernails together helps to stimulate hair growth. The neck, shoulders and back also have pressure points that when massaged stimulate hair growth. Doing the fingernail exercise for 5 mins every day will help to grow more hair. Results will be slow but prominent within a month or so. This fingernail exercise stimulates the blood flow to the head. This blood flow when reaches the hair follicles helps to grow new hair.

Hair loss can be caused by bad diet habits, skin reactions, heredity or stress. The Chinese points of acupressure prevalent in China ensure the thick black hair of their population. Thus, acupressure helps to improve the immune system and also helps to increase the blood circulation which in turn helps to remove the toxins.

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4. LI1:

There are certain effective acupressure points in the body, which can stimulate the hair growth. LI1 is basically the point located below the lumbar vertebrae (first) just next to the large intestine. According to many researches, it has been proven to be one of the most effective acupressure point that can allow the hair to grow a lot faster than it is supposed to. All you will have to do is press a point which is exactly one millimeter to the corner of the nail of the index finger (to the side of the thumb). This has been proved to be effective for most people out there and can easily make the hair grow. You can press that particular point for about three or two minutes once everyday and it will prove to be totally effective for you like it has been for everyone who have tried it.

5. B13:

Another amazing acupressure point is the B13. You will have to put three of your finer in the portion between the shoulder blade and the spine. Excessive rubbing and pressing is required. Don’t worry, it won’t hurt too much. Rather, it will be relaxing for you and make the hair grow as well. This is done on one side of the spine only. Now, you will have to do it on the other side of the spine as well to get effective results. This has many other functions as well. For example, it can used as a natural therapy that will assist you in calming the mind. It works on both men and women and is one of the vastly practiced acupressure point therapies used for hair growth. You will have to massage those points for 3mins at least for getting the best results.

6. LU6:

This is like a secret acupressure point located on the forearm (inside portion). It is basically on the nickle portion and is considered to be one of the best acupressure points that can stimulate hair growth effectively. You can press that portion at any time of the day for two to three times and it will prove to be totally effective in making the hair grow.

7. LU9:

This is located in the wrist crease in the front part of the thumb and most people are not aware of it. It is good for reducing the physical stress in the arms and also helps in better muscle contraction. It is often used during the treatment of wrist injury. According to many researches, it has been proved to be one of the finest acupressure points that can make the hair grow really well.

8. GV12 and GV14:

These are two of the most important acupressure points on your body that can assist with hair growth. GV12 is basically a thoracic vertebrae and is situated in between the shoulder blades. This is very useful, when it comes to growing hair. Pressing these point for quite some times during the day can deal with the hair growth issue.

On the other hand, GV14 is a point near the cervical vertebrae and is locate at the back of the neck. This is another point, pressing which you can good amount of hair growth within very less time, only if you keep practicing it.

A regular use of acupressure points as mentioned above will give you satisfying results when it comes to hair growth. One has to understand that it is a natural process and therefore will take time to show outcomes. Also, regularity is one of the key things to keep in mind.

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  1. aruna

    July 31, 2015 at 8:52 am

    great Acupressure Points like it sooo much thanks for your article!! useful tips 🙂

  2. kamini

    August 14, 2015 at 8:36 am

    Acupuncture can be very use full in many ailments which are difficult or impossible to cure Thank u for giving good information