DIY – Homemade Hair Growth Serum Recipes For Long Lustrous Hair

Do you want to grow your hair out without using chemical hair products? All you need is an effective homemade hair growth serum recipe. Yes, a simple DIY recipe can help you immensely and give you enviably long locks. Check out below the recipes:

Homemade Hair Growth Serum Recipes

DIY – Homemade Hair Growth Serum Recipes

Recipe 1:

This recipe containing essential oils is excellent for improving the health of scalp and promoting the growth of hair. It also contains nettle leaf that is loaded with vitamins and minerals, horsetail leaf that is high in silica and aloe vera gel that acts as the base for the serum.



  1. Pour distilled water into a container and bring it to a boil.
  2. Put dried horsetail leaf and dried nettle leaf in it and turn the heat off.
  3. Wait for 10 to 15 minutes so that the herbs get enough time to sit in the boiled water. Meanwhile, the water should also cool down.
  4. Now, strain the infused concoction into a spray bottle and discard the herbs.
  5. Add pure aloe vera gel to it and give the bottle a good shake to mix well.
  6. Then, add lavender essential oil, rosemary essential oil and clary sage essential oil to the bottle one by one and shake well once again.
  7. Spray the serum on your hair roots every day before going to bed. Make sure that you shake the bottle well before each use. Also, it can be stored up to 3 months inside the refrigerator.

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Recipe 2:

There are certain essential oils, which can boost the blood circulation throughout the scalp by stimulating the hair follicles to a great extent. It contributes to the growth of the hair to make it long and lustrous.

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  1. Take a empty bottle of hair oil and sterilize it properly.
  2. Pour jojoba essential oil into it. This will work as the carrier oil and help in diluting the essential oils.
  3. Add lavender essential oil, basil essential oil, rosemary essential oil and tea tree essential oil to the bottle.
  4. Shake the bottle well so that the essential oils are mixed with the carrier oil and get diluted. Your natural hair growth serum is ready.
  5. Take a little amount of the serum onto your palm and rub to spread it evenly.
  6. Massage your scalp with it gently in a circular motion.
  7. Do it before going to bed at night and let it work on your scalp by leaving overnight.
  8. Wash your scalp and hair next morning with a gentle (preferably natural and fragrance-free) shampoo.

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Recipe 3:

Castor oil itself is an amazing oil that can promote hair growth considerably. When mixed with essential oils, the ability of the oil goes up and we get our super effective hair growth serum. This recipe not only gives us long and strong locks, but also makes them shiny and beautiful.


  • Castor oil – 4 tablespoons
  • Safflower essential oil – 4 tablespoons
  • Basil essential oil – 20 drops
  • Rosemary essential oil – 20 drops
  • Cedarwood essential oil – 20 drops


  1. Take an empty bottle and sterilize it the right way.
  2. Pour safflower essential oil into it. It will act as the carrier oil for rest of the essential oils.
  3. Add basil essential oil, rosemary essential oil and cedar wood essential oil to it one by one. Give the bottle a good shake to mix the essential oils with the carrier oil and dilute properly.
  4. Pour castor oil into this mixture and blend well once again.
  5. Apply this serum everyday at night onto your scalp and massage the hair roots gently.
  6. Wash with a natural shampoo in the morning.

Homemade Hair Growth Serum Recipes

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Recipe 4:

Now let’s talk about beyond the essential oils. There are some other popular oils that possess hair growing capacity and regular use of them into the scalp can give awesome results. The following serum offers the goodness of castor oil, coconut oil and sweet almond oil along with vitamin E, which makes hair longer and stronger naturally.


  • Castor oil – 4 tablespoons
  • Coconut oil – 4 tablespoons
  • Sweet almond oil – 4 tablespoons
  • Avocado oil – 2 teaspoons
  • Vitamin E – 3 capsules


  1. Pour castor oil, coconut oil and sweet almond oil into a container.
  2. Add avocado oil to it.
  3. Break vitamin E capsules and add the content into the container.
  4. Shake the container nicely to combine everything together.
  5. Take a little amount of this serum onto your palm, rub slightly and apply throughout your scalp.
  6. Comb your hair to spread it along the length of your hair.
  7. Do it every night and rinse with a mild shampoo in the morning.

That’s all! Now you can get super long ‘Rapunzel-like’ hair just by using these homemade hair growth serums. Ready to take the challenge?

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