Goal achievement is possible if we follow a proper routine and suggested steps. Likewise, all those beautiful women who want to make their eyelashes healthier and attractive is an easy goal to achieve. Factors like nutritional deficiency, genetics, age, certain medical conditions, an eye infection or hormonal changes in the body often contribute to thin lashes. Rubbing your eyes roughly or not removing eye makeup timely is one of the major causes of lashes falling.
Other than taking the nutritious diet, you can also follow some of the simplest home remedies to promote the thicker growth of your lashes. Here are the 5 simple ways to achieve beautiful lashes naturally:
- Castor Oil:
The powerful follicle-stimulating and nourishing properties of castor oil can help you enjoy lustrous and voluminous lashes. It also helps to fight micro-organisms that hamper growth. This oil contains beneficial antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, which in combination with a rich source of nutrients aids in encouraging the growth of your lashes. Castor oil is also known as one of the best sources of eyelashes enhancer.
How to Use it:
- Use a clean brush or a cotton pad to apply castor oil on your lashes before going to sleep. You can also add few drops of vitamin E oil to the castor oil before applying. Leave it overnight and rinse it off with lukewarm water in the morning.
- Alternatively, you can mix 2 tablespoons each of castor oil and fresh aloe vera gel. Apply it on your eyelashes. Leave it overnight, and rinse it off in the morning.
- Eyelash Growth Boosting Recipe:
We all have heard about the multi benefits of using lavender essential oil and how it can increase eyelash growth. So, we have discovered this quick recipe to use on eyelashes. Lavender essential oil helps get rid of harmful free radicals and has been shown to help significantly increase the hair growth. Some evidence has proved that coconut oil is a perfect carrier oil to mix it with.
How to Use it:
Mix the 1/2 teaspoon coconut oil and 2-4 drops lavender essential oil. Now use your finger or a cotton swab to apply it on your lash roots down to the ends of your lashes.
- Massaging your Eyelids:
Massaging the eyelid area and around the lashes helps in increasing blood flow and circulation, which encourages your lashes to grow faster and longer.
How to Do It:
Gently massage the eyelid area along the lashes. Preferably, do the massage once a day or at least a few times a week.
- Brush Your Eyelashes:
Brushing your lashes can also help them grow faster. This will help get rid of dust and dirt particles to prevent the clogged pores. Moreover, it encourages blood circulation so that more nutrients reach to the hair follicles.
How to Do it:
Put a few drops of vitamin E oil or petroleum jelly on a soft-bristled eyelash brush or comb. Now apply the oil or jelly directly on your lashes by using the brush. Brush for about 4-5 minutes twice daily until you get the desired results.
- Using Lemon Peels to lengthen your lashes:
The lemon peels are rich in vitamins C and B, folic acid and other nutrients that help to promote the growth of eyelashes. Also, when infused in olive or castor oil, they will help to enhance the cleansing and stimulating properties of the oil.
How to Use it:
Put 1 tablespoon of moderately dried lemon peels in a container. And pour enough olive or castor oil into the container, so that the peels get soaked. Now allow it to sit for a couple of weeks. Apply this mixture daily before going to bed.