Though graying of hair is a natural process of aging, but premature graying of hair makes you look older than your age. Premature graying of hair is quite common these days due to lifestyle factors like consumption of junk and processed foods, exposure to chemical laden hair products and genetics and to get rid of this problem, every drug store has innumerable options. But most of these products are chemical laden and dyeing your hair with these harsh chemical and additives can damage your hair. There are few kitchen ingredients using which you can make homemade hair oils and restore the color of your hair, without turning to these chemical laden hair colors which most often give temporary results. These hair oil treatments are completely natural, easy to make and quite effective as well. Along with preventing graying, they will also provide nourishment to your hair.
Here Are The List Of 2 Homemade Oils to Treat Grey Hair Naturally
Curry Leaves Hair Oil
You Will Need
40-50 curry leaves, 1 cup of almond oil
How It Works?
Curry leaves are high in vitamin B that can help to prevent premature graying of hair by restoring natural pigment in the hair follicles. Besides this, beta-carotene contained in curry leaves nourishes the hair roots and stimulates hair growth. Almond oil also contains several important nutrients, particularly polyunsaturated and monounsaturated fatty acids along with vitamin E, D, A and B which allow your hair to become strong and healthy. Both these ingredients will not only restore the natural color of your hair but will help to condition your hair.
Take a bunch of (about 40-50) curry leaves and after cleaning them dry them in the sun, until they become brown and crispy. Grind the leaves to get fine powder. Boil a cup of almond oil on low flame in a pan. Add 4 tsp. of curry powder to the oil and allow it to boil for few minutes. After 15-20 minutes, the oil will turn black. Switch off the stove and allow the oil to cool down. Strain the oil and store it in a container.
How To Use
Massage your hair and scalp with this nutrient rich curry leaf hair oil twice or thrice a week. This hair oil will provide shining black color to your hair and will also prevent premature graying. Massaging your hair with this hair oil at night and washing next day will help to get lustrous black hair. For deep conditioning your hair, cover them with a towel dipped and squeezed in hot water. This will help the oil to penetrate deep into the scalp pores and provide better and faster results.
Indian Gooseberry Hair Oil Treatment
You Will Need
Fresh Gooseberry fruits (Amla) 8-10, Brahmi leaves 5-6, 1 cup of coconut oil
How It Works
Indian gooseberry is best known for its high vitamin C content. This antioxidant rich fruit has amazing health benefits. Gooseberry is also great for hair because it contain various other vitamins and minerals like vitamin A and B and minerals like phosphorous, iron and calcium. Using gooseberry with Brahmi and coconut oil for dyeing your hair will add luster and softness to your hair. The rich source of fatty acid contained in Amla and coconut oil along with restoring the color will also nourish your hair follicles and strengthen your hair. Brahmi is also a great herb for addressing several hair problems. Amla and Brahmi have been used for centuries for coloring hair. By combining these three ingredients you can make a very effective hair tonic for preventing premature graying of hair.
Cut Amla fruit into thin pieces and allow them to dry in the sun. Once they have dried, make fine powder by grinding them. In a pan, heat up oil on medium flame. Simmer the flame and add Brahmi leaves in it and allow them to boil till the leaves change their color to black. Squeeze the leaves and take them out. Now add grinded Alma powder to the oil and allow it to cool. Store the oil in a tight-lid container.
How To Use?
Apply this oil on your hair and scalp regularly to darken your graying hair. Soon you will notice changes not only in your hair color but also in complete hair health. This antioxidant and alkaloid rich hair oil will help you to get black, shiny and silky hair along with addressing other hair problems like dandruff, dry and itchy scalp. For better results, message the oil on your scalp before going to bed; wear a shower cap and go to sleep. Wash your hair next morning as usual using mild shampoo.
Get rid of gray hair problem using these 2 home made easy to make hair oils. You will find many hair products available in the market that contains these ingredients. But preparing them on your own will assure you that there is no added chemical in this oil. Apart from using these two completely natural hair oils, follow healthy balance diet to avoid premature graying of hair.