Apr 17, 2024, 12:30 AM IST

8 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Grey Hair

Emily Horn

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1. Coconut Oil and Lemon Juice  

Mixing coconut oil with lemon juice and applying it to your hair can help promote healthy hair and possibly reduce greying. Coconut oil moisturizes your hair, while lemon juice provides a boost of vitamin C.

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2. Curry Leaves and Oil 

Boil some curry leaves in coconut or olive oil until the leaves produce a black residue. Cool and strain the mixture, then apply it to your hair. Curry leaves are thought to help restore melanin, the pigment responsible for hair color.

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3. Amla (Indian Gooseberry) 

Amla can be used either as a powder mixed with coconut oil or as a juice. It's rich in vitamin C and antioxidants, which are believed to reduce premature greying.

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4. Black Tea 

Rinse your hair with strong black tea once a week to darken your hair and add shine. The tea tannins can help darken the hair over time.

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5. Almond Oil and Sesame Seeds  

Mix almond oil with crushed sesame seeds and apply this mixture to the scalp and hair. This combination is said to have properties that can help in reducing grey hair.

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6. Onion Juice 

Extract juice from a fresh onion and apply it to your scalp. Onion juice is believed to improve circulation and boost the level of an antioxidant enzyme that can help prevent greying.

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7. Henna  

Henna is a natural dye that coats the hair, giving it a reddish or brownish tint depending on the original hair color. Mix it with coffee for a darker color and apply it to your hair.

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8. Rosemary and Sage 

1Boil rosemary and sage in water for around 30 minutes, then strain and use the liquid to rinse your hair. This can help darken grey strands gradually.

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