Home Remedies For White Hair

White or gray hair most times indicates old age but recent research and studies point to the fact that premature development of gray hair is on the increase and a lot of people are suffering from this.

Growing gray or white hair prematurely is very embarrassing condition for both men and women as it makes people lose confidence in themselves especially when they are still quite young

This article explicitly talks about the home remedies for white hair.

But before that, we need to know some causes of gray or white hair especially premature gray hair development.

Natural Remedies for White hair

home remedies for white hair

Causes of White Hair

(1). Melanin Pigment Deficiency

Melanin pigment is responsible for hair color or natural hair color, grey hair is occurs due to absence of melanin pigment.

Take more nutrition food and supplement with vitamins and protein to increase the production of melanin in the body.

(2). Hereditary or Genetic Disorder

It is possible that, premature graying of hair may be a genetic or hereditary disorder. The hereditary problem takes a long time to treat or sometimes it doesn’t works. So we can say that, the genetic premature graying or gray hair is most difficult to treat permanently.

(3). Stress

Stress is a very common and problematic disorder and everyone is suffering from it. According to a research on graying of hair, stress is a targeted reason for graying of hair. Therefore, avoid stress as much as possible, stay happy and calm.

The easiest way to get rid of stress and anxiety is through meditation

(4). Lack of healthy Food

Best nutrition elements should be included in your daily food, also take some vitamins and protein supplements. Gray hair may occurs due to insufficient nutrition’s such as iron, copper,  iodine and Vitamin B. Healthy food and supplements play a vital role to stay healthy.

It is recommended to eat proper and organic food.

(5). Overuse of Chemical & Cosmetic Products

Be aware about chemical dye and cosmetic products such as soap, shampoo, oil etc. some of this products may be unsuitable and can be the cause for premature graying. Try to use organic and herbal product to keep your hair healthy and natural.

(6). Excessive consumption of Alcohol & Smoking

(7). Careless Nature & Sedentary Lifestyle

Home Remedies for White Hair

Lemon Juice And Gooseberry:

Gooseberry is a really famous fruit in India which treats almost every ailment in this world. If you want to fight obesity, stomach problems skin infection, hair problems, etc. then you should definitely go for Indian gooseberry.

You need to get powdered gooseberries for treating white hair. Mix the powdered gooseberry with lemon juice and apply it on your hair and make sure it gets on your scalp as well. Massaging the scalp with this mixture will make your hair black in few days. Do this often to get more permanent result.

Coconut Oil and Lemon Juice:

Coconut oil is very ideal for your hair.

Apart from moisturizing your hair, coconut oil also stimulates hair growth, fights off infections, and adds lustre to your hair. When regularly used especially for a long time, it will help to reverse gray hair just because it is loaded with antioxidants.

Mix three teaspoons of lemon juice in some coconut oil, which should be enough for the length of your hair, apply it to your hair and massage it into your scalp. Leave it on for at least an hour before washing your hair. Repeat the treatment regularly

Curry Leaves

Curry leaves help increase darker pigmentation in your hair. It works great wonder when combined with coconut oil

Boil a handful of fresh curry leaves in a tablespoon of coconut oil until they become charred. Strain the oil. Massage it into your hair. Leave it on for about 40 minutes before shampooing your hair. Engage in the procedure on weekly basis.

In addition, you can consume curry juice regularly

Black Tea

Black tea is a natural ingredient to treat white hair. It works to darken your hair while making it soft and shiny. You can use the method below to get rid of premature graying.

Mix 3-4 teaspoons of black tea into a glass of water and boil it for about five minutes, after which you allow it to cool. Strain and apply this water on your hair or wash your hair with this water.

Leave it for 10 to 15 minutes before wash. You can do this procedure on weekly basis too

Carrot Juice

Carrot juice has a nice taste and also healthy. If you want to prevent and cure white hair then drink a glass of carrot juice on a daily basis.

Doing this will help prevent your hair from turning white. It also helps in keeping your hair healthy and strong. You can make fresh carrot juice at home as well.

Do not apply it on your hair because this works best when you consume it. Drinking carrot juice can be very beneficial for your overall health as well. So, drink plenty of carrot juice.

Henna (Rosemary) Powder & Amla ( India Gooseberry)

Henna is the excellent herbal remedy to coloring the white hair. It’s a natural coloring product that you can easily make at home.

Mix some organic henna powder and amla powder into water to make a paste. Leave it for at least two hour. Then apply this special paste to your hair massaging it down to the scap. Wash it after one and half hour to get natural coloring of hair.


Onion is also an effective home treatment for hair loss and premature graying. The juice of onion helps in preventing premature graying, hair loss and baldness. Apply or massage the onion juice on you scalp to get rid from gray hair. You can use it every night before go to bed and leave overnight. It is also helps to hair growth.

Castor Oil

Castor oil has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties that help to cure premature graying and baldness. Massage or apply castor oil on your scalp to get beneficial. Use at least two times in a week;

Apply at night before you go to bed and wash in the morning to get effective results.

Sesame Seeds And Almond Oil

Grind sesame seeds and mix it in almond oil. Apply this on your scalp for few weeks as it will help in preventing white hair from occurring. It can also help in reversing the process.

Your hair will turn black if you use this solution. This combination works really well. Be sure that sesame seeds is well grinded

After applying this combination on your hair and scalp, you should leave it for about 20-30 minutes. Wash off with plain water.

Try these home remedies for white hair, you will definitely get great results, be a little patient with the results and don’t rush things. I bet in no time you would say goodbye to white hair


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