Top Natural Ways For Preventing Baldness in Men

Baldness

Baldness is defined as the partial or complete loss of hair or lack of growth of hair. About 70% of the men suffer from male pattern baldness. Baldness is the most common reason for hair loss in men.

The following are the tips that you can try out to get rid of hair fall and to prevent balding.

Massage Your Scalp

Massaging your scalp regularly with lukewarm oil will improve blood circulation in the scalp and stimulate the hair follicles. It is also a great treatment for scalp infection and dandruff. You can use almond oil, coconut oil or sesame oil for massaging. You can also mix coconut oil and almond oil for maximising the effect.

Garlic Juice

Garlic can be considered as a miracle food. It is one of the best home remedies for hair fall. You will have to extract the garlic juice and apply it to the scalp using a cotton ball. Leave it on your scalp overnight and then wash it off the next morning using a mild shampoo. Rich in zinc and calcium, garlic juice will make your hair healthy.

Onion Juice

Onion Juice

Onion is another home remedy for hair loss. The antibacterial properties of onion will fight the scalp infection. Onion is also rich in sulfur content, which improves circulation of blood to the scalp and stimulates hair follicles. It controls hair fall and promotes hair growth.

Amla Juice/ Powder

Amla or Indian Gooseberry is rich in antioxidants, vitamin C and has exfoliating properties. Amla is an excellent home remedy for hair loss. Eat amla to make your hair strong and healthy. You can also apply it your hair to prevent premature greying and to promote hair growth. You will need amla powder if you want to apply it to your hair.

Neem Paste

Neem has antibacterial properties and fights off scalp infection. It also helps your hair to grow strong. Make a paste from neem leaves and add olive oil and honey. Apply this paste to your scalp. Keep it for about 20 minutes and then wash it off with normal water. It will leave your hair stronger and healthy.

2015 NYC Beard & Moustache Competition

Full Beard Natural, Under 8 Inches

This is a full beard, with all parts of the beard and moustache naturally grown to a maximum length of eight inches (20.32 cm), with no styling products permitted.

Acceptable styling methods to be used with a natural full beard include brushing, combing, conditioning, and shampooing.

 

Full Beard Natural, 8 Inches and Over

This is a full beard, with all parts of the beard and moustache naturally grown to a length of eight inches (20.32 cm) or more, with no styling products permitted.

Acceptable styling methods to be used with a natural full beard include brushing, combing, conditioning, and shampooing.

Cropped Beard/Starter Beard

This  is a short or scruffy beard, with all parts of the beard and moustache naturally grown, with no styling products permitted.

Acceptable styling methods to be used with a natural beard include brushing, combing, conditioning, and shampooing.

Groomed Beard

A groomed full beard is a full beard, with all parts of the beard and moustache grown, expertly brushed, trimmed, shaped, and generally maintained, with minimal styling products and methods. A styled moustache is permitted.

Acceptable styling methods to be used with a groomed full beard include brushing, combing, conditioning, shampooing, and trimming. Styling products are acceptable, but should be limited to refinements for overall moustache and beard shape.

Styled Moustache

The moustache as it grows naturally, the more natural the better!

A natural moustache is any length of hair grown from above the upper lip and underneath the nose, with no styling products permitted.

Acceptable styling methods to be used with a natural moustache include brushing, combing, conditioning, and shampooing.

Chin hair is not permitted in this category: no “goatees”/van dykes, musketeers, etc. Sideburns unconnected to the moustache are permissible. They cannot be overstated, and will not be considered during judging.

Natural Moustache

A styled moustache is any length of hair grown from above the upper lip and underneath the nose, styled with any product.

Styling aids are permitted. All hair must still be attached to the face.

Chin hair is not permitted in this category: no “goatees”/van dykes, musketeers, etc. Sideburns unconnected to the moustache are permissible. They cannot be overstated, and will not be considered during judging.

Partial Beard/Chops

A partial beard is any facial hair that is neither a full beard, nor only a moustache.  Minimal styling products may be used, and a styled moustache is permitted.

Common styles include:

  • Chops (cheeks only)
  • Friendly Chops (cheeks connected by moustache)
  • Natural Goatee (chin only)
  • Van Dyke (connected moustache and chin beard)
  • Triple Point/Musketeer (moustache with narrow, pointed chin beard)
  • Donegal/Alaskan Whaler (large moustache-less beard)

Acceptable styling methods to be used include brushing, combing, conditioning, shampooing, and trimming. Styling products are acceptable, but should be limited to refinements for overall moustache and beard shape.

Partial Beard Freestyle

A partial beard is any facial hair that is neither a full beard, nor only a moustache.  Anything goes in this category, but all hair used must be real and attached to the face.

Common styles include:

  • Chops (cheeks only)
  • Friendly Chops (cheeks connected by moustache)
  • Natural Goatee (chin only)
  • Van Dyke (connected moustache and chin beard)
  • Triple Point/Musketeer (moustache with narrow, pointed chin beard)
  • Donegal/Alaskan Whaler (large moustache-less beard)

This category includes the free design and creative styling of the beard.  All partial beards that do not qualify for other categories may compete here.

Full Beard Freestyle

A styled full beard is a full beard, with all parts of the beard and moustache grown, styled with any product.

Styling aids are permitted. All hair must still be attached to the face.

This category includes the free design and creative styling of the beard.  All full beards that do not qualify for other categories may compete here.

 

Fake Realistic

This category is open to everyone. The goal is to create the most realistic-looking facial hair of any style. Creativity and craftsmanship is encouraged.

The fake facial hair should be as true-to-form, life-like, and convincing as possible.

Fake Creative

This category is open to everyone.  Create the most imaginative, creative, and fantastic facial hair of any style you can. Creativity and craftsmanship is encouraged.

The choice of materials is completely open. The more imaginative, the better.