13 Effective Home Remedies to Treat White Hair

Is white hair making you look prematurely aged? Do you want to try something natural to maintain your hair safety? You have landed the right page, indeed. In this article, we are going to talk about some natural home remedies to get rid of white hair and prevent its further occurrence. Here we go:

Home Remedies to Treat White Hair

1. Amla Hair Wash

Cut 8 to 10 Indian Gooseberries or amlas into small pieces, dry them in shade and soak them in water for the whole night. The drained water can be used for washing hair in the morning.

2. Amla with Coconut Oil

Cut amlas into small pieces and dry them completely in shade. Put these dried amlas in 3 tablespoons of coconut oil and let them boil together. Once the mixture cools down, massage your hair with it.

3. Amla Powder with Lemon Juice

Squeeze out the juice of a fresh lemon and blend 1 teaspoon of dried amla powder with it. Massage your scalp every day with this mixture.

4. Onion Paste

Take 2 medium-sized onions, peel them off and make paste of them with the help of a blender. Rub it onto your scalp by applying gentle pressure. Then, wash off after half an hour. Practice it daily.

Onion Paste for Hair

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5. Coconut Oil and Lemon Juice Blend

Make an effective mixture by adding a teaspoon of fresh lemon juice to 2 tablespoons of coconut oil. Massage your scalp as well as hair with it daily to see visible results.

6. Fresh Carrot Juice

Grate a large, fresh carrot nicely and extract its juice. Consuming a glass full of it daily will treat the problem from inside, thereby preventing graying and turning white hair black.

7. Almond Oil and Sesame Seed Paste

Take a handful of sesame seeds and grind them well to form a paste of medium consistency. Now, add it to almond oil and apply the mixture on your scalp and hair. Rinse away after 20 minutes.

8. Buttermilk with Curry Leaves

Add 1 teaspoon of fresh curry leaves to 1 cup of fresh buttermilk and blend them together to form a paste of medium consistency. Massage your scalp gently with it. Rinse away after half an hour.

9. Carrot Seed Oil and Sesame Oil Blend

Take 4 teaspoons of sesame oil and mix (1/2) teaspoon of carrot seed essential oil with it. Apply this blend onto your scalp carefully. After some time, wash with lukewarm water and a gentle shampoo.

10. Soaked Fenugreek Seeds

Soak a handful of fenugreek or methi seeds in a glass of water for the entire night. Next morning, drink the water along with the seeds on an empty stomach. Practice it for at least 6 months to get results.

Soaked Fenugreek Seeds for Treating White Hair

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11. Clarified Butter or Ghee

Take 2 tablespoons of pure ghee or clarified butter and massage the roots of your hair gently with it. Doing it at least thrice a week will help you in your way.

12. Black Tea Wash

Prepare a black tea concoction by adding 2 teaspoons of pure black tea and 1 teaspoon of salt to 1 cup of water and allowing the mixture to boil properly. Let it cool down and wash your hair with it followed by a cold water wash after 15 minutes.

13. Wheat Sprout Paste

Take a handful of wheat sprouts and make a smooth paste of them by blending with a little water. Apply it to your hair, wait for nest 20 to 25 minutes and then, rinse away with lukewarm water.

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