Diet and lifestyle are two major factors that influence the health of the
mineral affects the quality of hair and problems like dandruff, thinning
hair, balding, premature graying etc. spoil the hair.
In an individual the condition of the hair is a reflection of the complete
constitution of him. If the person is not healthy then the health of the
hair will be deplorable.
Example: If a person has vata constitution, the hairs are dark, dry,
coarse, wiry or frizzy and tend to tangle easily, are prone to dullness,
split ends and dandruff. The constitution comprising of Pitta has hair that
is light brown, blonde or red and tend to grow gray or thin prematurely
and are fine and silky with a tendency to become oily. Hairs are thick,
wavy and shiny if the composition is of kapha.