Discover the Benefits of Urine therapy for Hair Growth


If you thought that your hairloss was irreversible and growing new hair is a distant dream, regardless of the thousands of dollars you have invested in hair products, think again. While you may have given up on cosmetic and medical formulations, there are many natural remedies that can help you slow down the hair fall and also help in growing newer hair. One such promising remedy is Urine Therapy for Hair Growth that is gaining popularity over regular treatments.


Urine is mainly composed of water, it makes up 95% of the bulk. The remaining constituents are urea, accounting for 2.5% and vital minerals, enzymes and hormones forming the rest of the 2.5%. It is claimed that most of the enzymes and hormones in the urine are actually beneficial to the body. There are many who claim that drinking their own urine has helped them stay off any kind of medication and that it has helped them lead a very healthy life. However, in order to counter hair loss, all you need to do is an external application of urine.

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The urine that you pass through the body is completely sterile and can be used to massage it all over the body. All you need to do is to get over the inhibition of using it. Treat it as any other liquid formulation and apply.

How to use the urine?

When you start passing urine, let a few drops pass first after which start collecting the urine in a cup. Gently heat this urine for two to three minutes before use. Then allow it to cool. Remove the crust that forms on top of the liquid.


Now dip a cotton ball into this liquid and soak it up with the urine. Part your hair into multiple sections and apply the urine using the cotton ball all over the scalp and on the roots of the hair. Let it soak it up for about half an hour. After this, rinse it off with water. Do not use any soap or shampoo. You could add a couple of drops of essential oil or rose water into the rinsing water for fragrance. Repeat this daily for best results.

Benefits of applying urine on the hair

  • Massaging the scalp with urine helps in rejuvenating the hair follicles and stimulates hair growth.
  • It helps get rid of dandruff and other scalp problems, since urine is an antiseptic.
  • It makes the hair shiny and lustrous.
  • Applying this on a bald patch makes new hair grow in that region.
  • Applying urine on the scalp also reduces hair fall since it strengthens hair follicles and causes the hair to become healthier.
  • New hair growth automatically means that this therapy takes care of boosting the volume of your hair.

Things to remember

  • If you are going to try the urine therapy, then remember to eat a lot of fresh fruits and  vegetables. Keep your diet light.
  • Avoid the use of too many spices in food.
  • Drink lots of water through the day since you do not want very concentrated urine.

There are many who claim that this remedy has helped them fight hair loss. It is after all a natural remedy without any side effects that is worth a try.

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Aparna Anand

After a stint in an MNC in Bangalore, Aparna has now started doing what she loves the most- writing. Travelling and cooking come a close second and third. She lives in Mumbai with her husband.