15 effective home remedies for grey hair, that I tried and got positive results
Today in this post, I am going to share some ancient home remedies that are super effective for premature hair greying.
All these remedies are 100% safe and natural.
1. Amla (Indian Gooseberry)
One ancient herb taht is great for both your skin and hair. It is widey used ina sian countries to treat restore color of grey hair back to its natural color. You just need to boil some pieces of amla in coconut oil and massage this oil in your hair. You will see the amazing outcome.
Amla is used in two ways, either in a form of oil or paste. You can make a mixture by adding 1 spoon of eucalyptus oil in amla pieces soaked already for few hours. After preparing the mixture, it would be stored in an air tight container. When applying, you can also add lemon, egg or yogurt in the mixture. The results will be shown in just fifteen days.
Amla is said to be energy content for your hair. It is merely used to turn the grey pigmentation of hair into the black ones. You can also consume amla drink for this purpose as there is no harm in eating or drinking this herb as for its great response to vitalize the health of hair.
Ginger also contains some important and beneficial contents that directly effect on the grey hair. Ginger should be grated and then mix with a tbsp. of honey. You would have to consume it regularly.
3. Coconut Oil
Coconut is one of the best oil for hair, the best part is that it is easily available. To get rid of grey hair, mix lemon juice in coconut oil then massage your hair with this. It will also produce shiny appearance to your hair.
4. Ghee (Clarified Butter)
Pure ghee is beneficial for health of hair. Massage pure ghee in your hair two times a day. It should be reached under the hair so that your scalp would absorb it properly and turn the grey color into black.
5. Curry Leaves
Just boil 1 handful of curry leaves in coconut oil, in just a few minutes of time, the color of the leaves will start to turn black in just few minutes. Apply this oil on your scalp as a tonic. It will treat the right pigmentation of your hair.
Henna also found to be effective for pigmentation of hair. You would have to mix 2 tbsp of henna powder, 1 tbsp of fenugreek paste, and 2 tbsp of basil leaves paste, 3 tbsp of coffee, 3 tbsp of mint juice, and 1 tbsp of yogurt. After the mixture is prepared, apply this on your hair regularly.
Henna can also be used alone or with coconut oil to get the natural dark brown color of hair. Soaked henna for overnight is also beneficial along with the use of walnut pulp.
7. Ridge Gourd
You can boil some pieces of ridge gourd in the coconut oil until it completely turns into black approximately for four hours. It will cure greying of hair when massaging properly on daily basis.
8. Black Tea
In one cup of strong black tea, add one tbsp. of salt. Massage your hair with this liquid substance then wash it off after one hour. Follow the remedy regularly to cure the problem as soon as possible.
The onion is said to be an antibiotic ingredients which cures many issues related to health. It prevents from grey hair and hair loss.
10. Black Pepper
Using black pepper would also be good for your hair color. Mix 1 gm of ground black pepper in ½ cup of curd. Massage the mixture throughout on your scalp and grey hair. There is an option to add lemon juice in the mixture.
In water, add chamomile powder then boil it for about 20 minutes. Right after, strain the solution and let it cool down completely. Use this water to wash your hair.
Take equal amounts of rosemary and sage leaves then add them in a cup of water. Let it steep then use the liquid to your hair as a natural colorant.
13. Almond Oil
Mix almond oil, lemon juice, and amla juice in equal amounts together. Massage your hair with this mixture. It will be helpful to treat your grey hair.
You would have to soak at least 4 pods of shikakai and 12 soap nut seeds in a jug filled with water for all the night. In the morning boil them and store them in a bottle like a shampoo you use. Now in a separate jug, soak few pieces of amla then boil them to use as a conditioner to your hair. This remedy will give desired results and fight against with your greying hair; dullness, thinning, and hair fall.
15. Guava Leaves
Guava leaves are also great for treating the grey hair. You just need to grind some guava leaves then mix with water to make a thick paste. Apply this on your hair and scalp daily.
Latest posts by Anushri Kocher (see all)
- Drink to make your skin crystal clear and glowing - March 15, 2019
- Olive oil for hair – Benefits, Home Remedies, Precautions - February 12, 2019
- Best DIY All Natural Hair Serums For All Hair Types - January 23, 2019