Do you love chia seeds?
Well here’s another reason to! Chia seeds are an amazing super food that promote hair growth!.Chia seeds contain a powerhouse of nutrients that promote healthy hair growth, such as as protein, omega-3 fatty acids, fiber, manganese, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, antioxidants, copper, zinc, iron, amino acids, vitamins A,B,C, E.Loss of iron in the body is one of the major causes of hair loss in women. Consuming chia seeds regularly will increase iron levels in the body, promote better circulation and encourage hair growth.Chia seeds are a great source of copper & zinc which are important for hair growth. Copper cuts down on thinning of the hair and helps delay graying while zinc helps repair hair and promote hair growth.
Protein is crucial for hair growth and these beautifying seeds contain all the essential amino acids for building stronger hair.Chia seeds are rich in omega-3 fatty acids which stimulate hair follicles & induce hair growth. It also gives hair a lustrous shine.
Chia seeds are rich in antioxidants which fight free radicals and promote healthy hair growth.
B vitamins are very important for hair growth as they rebuild hair shingles that have been damaged and support the adrenal glands, which helps stimulate hair growth.
Beauty starts within and chia seeds are such an amazing super food that promote beauty, energy, satiety, healthy aging and vitality.
Here’s a quick and easy recipe that is so delicious and has the added perk of promoting healthy hair growth.
1 cup nut milk (I prefer homemade almond or Brazil nut milk)
1/3 cup chia seeds
1 basket organic strawberries
Add chia seeds and milk to a bowl
Let rest in fridge for at least 3-5 hours to achieve pudding like consistency
Blend strawberries in a blender
Scoop chia seed pudding into cups Pour strawberry purée on top Top with frozen berries of choice
Eat your way to vibrant health and beauty!
Xoxo Nutritionist Jessica Rose